Does Government Matter in a Digital World?

Mar 10, 2019

5:00pm – 5:15pm CT

Recording: Does Government Matter in a Digital World?, Mar 10, 2019

The McKinsey Global Institute estimates that 543 terabits of data are flowing across borders every second. If knowledge is power and data is now the most valuable commodity on the planet, who has it? Who uses it? Who controls it? How? And where does government fit into this datascape? Do governments have any power or purpose left, or, like one of those old Western towns that are only facades, are we living in a facsimile of civic governance? Let’s explore these questions together and see where things take us…



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Ania Karzek

Government Of South Australia

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Focus15

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Cities, Government & Politics

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