The digital transformation of the UK economy is a significant opportunity to drive growth and prosperity for the betterment of both business and citizens.
It also offers the chance to reduce poverty and inequalities, improve livelihoods and enable us to better manage growth on a finite planet.
However, this digital transformation also presents challenges to society. Some forecasts suggest that as many as ten million jobs (35 per cent of today’s UK workforce) could be lost due to automation by 2035 alone. And the negative impacts of reduced face-to-face interactions and hyper-connectivity are only just starting to be understood.
A three-course dinner will be served, with welcome drinks beforehand
Email Jo-Anne Holroyd at Business in the Community to book. Full joining instructions will be sent before the event.