Equitable Growth  | 

Programming: when did “women’s work” become a “man’s world”?

During World War II women entered the labour force in great numbers, dominating industries such ...
Public Innovation  | 

Algorithmic governance: proceed with caution

Governments are facing a health crisis, an environmental crisis, a financial crisis and a digital ...
Public Innovation  | 

Experts perspective: Are algorithms deciding for us?

We already know that algorithms are becoming increasingly ingrained in our lives, but are we ...
Equitable Growth  | 

Experts perspective: Utilize technology against climate change

Climate Change is a hot topic, and technology can be a tool to reduce it’s ...
Equitable Growth  | 

Technology: a double edged sword when it comes to Climate Change

The hidden climate cost of tech Digital technologies have advanced faster than any other innovation ...
Equitable Growth  | 

Humanism in the MWC21: Digital Future Society Summit 2021

Humanism in the digital age Official Site This year, Barcelona became the capital of ethical ...

Winners – Economic Divide

Winner Economic Divide category – CABA Alejandro J. Amdam Reportero gráfico Buenos Aires (Argentina) The ...

Winners – Geographical Divide

Winner Geographical Divide category – Árbol de mangos. Agbogbloshie, Accra (Ghana) Antonio J. Pérez Photographer ...

Winners – Gender Divide

Winner Gender Divide category – Don de sabiduría y entendimiento Alejandro J. Pernía Visual Arts ...

Winners – Age Divide

Winner Age Divide category – Harmony in diversity: a different way is a must Elisa ...
Equitable Growth  | 

Future Open Council: A collaborative experience

A total of 18 prestigious international organisations with extensive experience in advanced research, critical thinking ...
Citizen Empowerment  | 

La Plataforma y Yo: Care sector

The digital platforms have also arrived to the cleaning and care services. This sector workers ...
Citizen Empowerment  | 

La Plataforma y Yo: Freelancers and crowd-work

Remote work through digital platforms, often unvisible, hides challenges and opportunities for workers. But it ...
Citizen Empowerment  | 

La Plataforma y Yo: Riders

We learn what is like to work as a rider for the mobile delivery applications. ...
Citizen Empowerment  | 

Guide to media literacy in digital verification

Download (spanish version) How to survive the lies circulating on social media Misinformation is a ...
Digital Skills  | 

How tech can drive us towards a sustainable future

 Emerging tech represents a double-edged sword when it comes to the environmental crisis. On the ...
Equitable Growth  | 

School of tomorrow: the future of education

Educational systems worldwide are in urgent need of reform for a digital future in which ...
Tags: 'Digital future society' 'Education' 'Future of education' 'Interviews' 'Q&A' 'Technology' 'Top content'

Tech and Cities: 4 ideas about the future of smart cities

Imagine a city based on inclusiveness and gap bridging. Imagine a city built for persons ...
Tags: 'cities' 'city innovation' 'digital future society' 'interviews' 'smart cities' 'technology'
Equitable Growth  | 

Digital Inclusion: Is technology inclusive enough?

In the digital society we are heading to, jobs, welfare services, consumption and leisure will ...
Tags: 'Digital future society' 'Digital inclusion' 'Inclusion' 'Interviews' 'Q&A' 'Technology' 'Top content'
Equitable Growth  | 

What will the future of work look like? Four experts share their thoughts.

Did you know that half of the needs of our current workforce will no longer ...
Tags: 'Digital future society' 'Interviews' 'Q&A' 'Technology' 'Top content' 'Video interviews'
Equitable Growth  | 

Is technology the key to mitigating climate change? Four experts explain

According to the United Nations, climate change is the defining issue of our time. Are ...
Tags: 'Climate Change' 'Digital future society' 'Interviews' 'Q&A' 'Technology' 'Top content' 'Video interviews'
Digital Trust  | 

Digital Future Society: top 10 interviews

During 2019 and 2020 DFS has interviewed some of the world’s top experts on the ...
Equitable Growth  | 

Tech and Cities: 4 ideas about the future of smart cities

Imagine a city based on inclusiveness and gap bridging. Imagine a city built for persons ...
Tags: 'City innovation' 'Digital future society' 'Interviews' 'Q&A' 'Smart cities' 'Technology' 'Top content' 'Video interviews'
Public Innovation  | 

How governments use GovTech to fight Covid-19

Technology can’t fix all our problems, but the right solution at the right time can ...
Tags: 'apolicital' 'Citizen empowerment' 'Covid19' 'Digital inclusion' 'Digitisation' 'Govtech'
Equitable Growth  | 

How are women leading the tech industry?

Research shows that inventions arising out of mixed teams, or women only groups, have wider ...
Tags: 'Digital future society' 'Feminism' 'Interviews' 'Q&A' 'Technology' 'Top content' 'Video interviews' 'Women'
Digital Trust  | 

Big data, little recourse: Sorine’s Story

Unethical data breaches and privacy abuse scandals have sparked a renewed awareness about what personal ...
Tags: 'Data ethics' 'Digital trust' 'Personal data' 'Privacy'
Public Innovation  | 

Automating empathy: Salvador’s story

Governments are increasingly using automated systems powered by emerging technologies like blockchain and artificial intelligence ...
Tags: 'Artificial intelligence' 'Blockchain' 'Emerging technologies' 'Public innovation' 'Public services'
Digital Trust  | 

Technology matters, but people matter more: notes from the Digital Future Society Summit

On 24 February 2019, Digital Future Society held its second Summit in Barcelona. On the ...
Tags: 'Digital trust' 'Public innovation'
Digital Trust  | 

Exploring data ethics and the challenge of digital privacy: Digital Trust working group meets

From 5 to 7 February, the second working group of the Digital Future Society Think ...
Tags: 'Data ethics' 'Digital trust' 'GDPR' 'Privacy'
Public Innovation  | 

Where emerging tech meets government: Digital Future Society Think Tank kicks off Public Innovation working group

From 28 to 30 January, the first working group of the Digital Future Society Think ...
Tags: 'Artificial intelligence' 'Blockchain' 'Public innovation'
Public Innovation  | 

Blockchain and AI: ushering in a new era of public innovation?

In this edition of Mobile Talks, blockchain and AI experts including members of the Digital ...
Tags: 'Artificial intelligence' 'Blockchain' 'Public innovation'
Public Innovation  | 

Collaborative governance: Taiwan Digital Minister Audrey Tang at the Digital Future Society Summit

Live from Taipei: Minister Tang on radical transparency, public innovation and collaborative governance In addition ...
Tags: 'Citizen empowerment' 'Public innovation'
Public Innovation  | 

Digital Future Society programme launches at Smart City Expo World Congress Barcelona

13 November 2018 marked the official launch of the Digital Future Society Programme in Barcelona. ...
Tags: 'Citizen empowerment' 'Digital trust' 'Equitable growth' 'Public innovation' 'Smart cities'
Public Innovation  | 

How to Fix the Future: Andrew Keen at the Digital Future Society Summit

At the inaugural Digital Future Society Summit, Andrew Keen explained why the human agency is ...
Tags: 'Citizen empowerment' 'Public innovation'