Summit voices on the record
This autumn at London’s British Library, DigitalAgenda hosted its first Power & Responsibility summit, looking at regulation, trust and the unintended consequences of the digital age. Ahead of this month’s publication of our post-summit green paper, all of the summit sessions are now available to hear again. (more…)
New award honours tech diversity
DigitalAgenda’s Impact Awards are back for a third year – and for 2019 we’ve added a diversity category. Julian Blake explains the thinking behind the new award – and the sorts of innovations the judges will be looking for.
Summit strikes chord on downside tech
Last week’s Power & Responsibility Summit covered tax, the gig economy, regulation, fake news, mental health, future work and – perhaps above all – trust in tech. DigitalAgenda director Julian Blake says the summit worked because it struck a chord with public and professional concern. (more…)
Power summit line-up unveiled
DigitalAgenda is pleased to confirm the speaker line-up for our all-day Power & Responsibility Summit, happening in London on 4 October. Speakers join us on the day from government, Google, PwC, universities and some of our very best tech for good ventures. Julian Blake reports.
Time to face (unintended) consequences
Our lives and outlook, and those of our children, are fast being shaped by digital. These changes are unplanned, largely unregulated and already happening. This, warns Adam Thilthorpe, leaves us reliant on the ethical fortitude of developers. He says we urgently need a clear ethical framework for digital innovation.