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 eve of MWC19, the Digital Future Society Programme brought together more than 250 experts in innovation, technology, research, philosophy, as well as various representatives of civil society to focus on key themes including public innovation, digital trust and artificial intelligence. […]

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 Future Society Think Tank discuss the challenges and opportunities of emerging technologies in government The DFS edition of Mobile Talks featured an in-depth discussion of the challenges and opportunities blockchain technology and artificial intelligence can offer to public administration. Held […]

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

At the inaugural Digital Future Society Summit, Andrew Keen explained why human agency is so important and suggested 5 vital components for the social operating system of the 21st century. Andrew Keen is a British-American entrepreneur and author. He is particularly known for his view that the current Internet culture and the Web 2.0 trend […]

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. At its inaugural Summit, the Digital Future Society Programme brought together more than 70 experts in innovation, technology, research, philosophy, as well as various representatives of civil society who discussed how to address ethical, legal and social challenges linked to […]