The global scale of the Internet, the ubiquity of mobile devices, the ever-declining costs of cloud computing and storage, and an increasingly networked physical world create an explosion of data unlike anything we've seen before. “From the very beginning of time until the year 2003,” says Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, “humankind created five Exabyte of digital information. In 2013, five Exabyte are produced every ten minutes”.
Inclusive Growth in the Digital Age
How can populations benefit from the digital age on more equal terms?
Dimensions to be addressed:
- Confronting income and wealth inequality
- Investing in education and work-based training
- Addressing vulnerable employment