Tag Archive | public policy

Digital Trust: The World’s Most Valuable Commodity

Digital Trust: The World's Most Valuable Commodity

“The public and private sectors in the United States are beginning to get serious about defining an ethical framework for AI, including how to best protect, organize, and use the data it is scrutinizing.”

via World Economic Forum

The New Mantra of Systems Design Thinking

The New Mantra of Systems Design Thinking

At the WEF Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, interdisciplinary teams of experts and government representatives are applying a new strategy. They’re using a faster-paced, iterative and experimental approach to exploring regulations for new-edge technologies such as blockchain, drones and personalized medicine.

via World Economic Forum

Artificial Intelligence Creates Data Governance Challenges

Artificial Intelligence Creates Data Governance Challenges

As our digital presence grows, and this presence is being pulled by public directions for the future of e-governance and private for how we engage with our interests – meaningful governance will have to include an essential first step, the right to know how our data is being used, who has it, and when are they using it.

via World Economic Forum

How GDPR Rules Will Affect Unprepared Companies

How GDPR Rules Will Affect Unprepared Companies

Marketers have strong incentive to tighten up their data, but the law’s vagueness and uncertainty around how stringently it will be enforced have created an environment where few companies feel prepared for GDPR.

via eMarketer

Strong Encryption is Essential to Our Security, Not a Barrier

data encryption market research

Internet trust and secure communications are critical for growing the economy, spurring innovation, and promoting the free exchange of ideas in the United States. Any weakening of encryption will compromise the security of all users, stifle innovation, and reduce trust in the Internet.

Source: Internet Society

How Artificial Intelligence Affects Global Internet Policy

Internet artificial intelligence market research

Artificial intelligence is dominating the R&D agenda of the leading Internet industry. The Silicon Valley and other startup hubs are buzzing about artificial intelligence and the issue has come at the top of policymakers’ agenda including the G20, the ITU, and the OECD.

Source: Internet Society

Data from Wearables will Transform Healthcare Policy

IOT fitness tracker market research

The gradual change in direction for fitness wearables to become essential healthcare devices will lead to over 75 million Americans using dedicated activity trackers by 2021 — that’s over double the current user base, according to the latest market study by Juniper Research.

Source: Digital Lifescapes