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Of course, there is a huge difference between a computer and the human brains. “But why do we keep on framing this as a struggle? Why not focus on the opportunities that arise from this new era?” Koert van Mensvoort, the founder of Next Nature Network, is absolutely clear in his introduction to the pitches of the Fontys International Lifestyle students: we’d better look at the chances of collaboration between man and bot. “Even more so, let’s find the hubot-jobs of the future.”

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