Posts Tagged ‘ITU‘

Good resource: the ITU’s Information Society Report 2015

The Report, which has been published annually since 2009, features key ICT data and benchmarking tools to measure the information society, including the ICT Development Index (IDI). The IDI 2015 captures the level of ICT developments in 167 economies worldwide and compares progress made since

Why education is the answer in a perfect storm of change – Rohit Talwar

The challenges of embracing the digital era are bringing us into a perfect storm of change. Old systems designed for a pre-Internet world are reaching their limit, overwhelmed by massive economic, financial and political uncertainty, increasing complexity, major environmental pressures, and dramatic, disruptive developments across

ITU’s Leadership Summit will educate and inspire

At a time of dramatic industry transformation and transition, the future shape of the ICT sector and of our society often seems more confusing and ambiguous than ever. The exclusive Leadership Summit at ITU Telecom World 2014 is an exciting opportunity to unravel some of

The concept of work as we know it is toast

The impact on our economic systems of the future may be dramatic. Within thirty or forty years, the concept of work and working for a living as we know it now will be over: toast. In addition, developments in artificial intelligence are increasingly producing self-learning

We need collective solutions to over-connectivity

We live in exciting times. Times full of the promise of progress, where the exponential pace of technological development is both visible and beneficial to ever more of the world’s population. From e-medicine to digital education, next-generation transport systems to smart grid solutions, the near

Highlights of Gerd Leonhard’s futurist keynote ITU Telecom World 2013 (by ITU)  (the Future of the Internet) see

Now available on YouTube:Panel: Visions of the Future – ITU Telecom World 2011 (by FuturesAgency)

Visions of a Networked Future

Truly visual: The Futures Agency’s session* at ITU Telecom World in Geneva on October 26th, 2011, live recorded into this brilliant piece of graphical work by an artist on site. Click the image to enlarge. Artwork by Sarah Clark, Lausanne  I  * complete video recording