Digital technologies enable many innovation opportunities, ranging from ‘smart cities’ to digital government, big data and analytics to improvements in digital connectivity, inclusiveness, and accessible education. The session provides an overview of the opportunities and challenges for the connected society, including the role of private sector companies, academia, media and the digital skills needed for the greater good of society. The session will also discuss the opportunity for digital economy development as a driver for socio-economic development.
Moderator: Samia Melhem, Digital Lead, World Bank
Nguyen Thanh Nam, Co-founder of FPT and Founder Funix University
Caitlin Wiesen, UNDP Resident Representative a.i.
Dao Ngoc Chien, Deputy Director General, High Technology Department, Ministry of Science and Technology
Nguyen Le Hoang Uyen Vy, General partner, ESP Capital
Andreas Mattsson, program director School of Journalism Lund University
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