The Big Debate: Is your Digital Society my Digital Society?
Asia Pacific countries vary massively in size, wealth and levels of connectivity. With the region totaling 60% of the global population, what common ground between visions of a digital society, in terms of the priorities and outcomes imagined? What is the role of Digital ID in this? What implications do we see from different visions, in terms of creating – or preventing – network effects from country to country? How do technologies like IoT, 5G and AI fit into national and regional plans for the digital transformation of industries, and what new opportunities for economic growth and efficiency can be opened by telecoms?