5 - 6 december 2017
supported by verizon, Washington DC
Digital transformation – how do we enable an open, safe and secure space for future global communication?
As the first year of the new administration draws to a close, we were back in Washington DC for our final TMF of 2017.
We brought together leaders of technology and communications businesses and regulatory bodies to discuss the policy and regulatory roadmaps for the Americas and the rest of the world.
Discussion themes for this TMF looked at the sector through the prism of four key enablers…
KEY DISCUSSION THEMES
Data privacy and security
Balancing the competing principles of freedom, security and transparency
Global Policy and regulation
Evolving roles of inter-governmental agencies
Closing the gap in rural and urban coverage
Policy implications of the convergence of telecom and media platforms
- Digital trade - what is needed to support seamless global services?
- Impact of recent and forthcoming legislation on the data-driven economy and IoT
- Content futures, changing consumer demand patterns and their impact on business models, and internet culture versus copyright