Digital Economy Scoping Brief – Global Foundation Feb 2013

Digital Economy Scoping Brief - Global Foundation Feb 2013Digital Economy Scoping Brief – under the auspices of the Australia Program theme ‘Connecting and Integrating Australia, Asia and the World’, The Global Foundation recently convened an exploratory Roundtable meeting in conjunction with PwC and Telstra.

The Roundtable marked the beginning of a comprehensive program of engagement by the Foundation to explore and better understand the digital economy.

Download full reportOf course, the idea of an emergent digital economy is not a new one. However the forces driving this change – including universal broadband, ‘always on’ internet access, big data and inexpensive computing power, ‘crowd’ generated social services and ubiquitous smart mobile devices – are new and have the potential to create significant economic and social disruption.

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