Enabling Communities for a Growing Digital Economy

Burgeoning Asian communities are being shaped rapidly by information and communication technologies. From banking, e-commerce, to accessing education, digital forces are fundamentally changing how we live, work and do business. A recent study predicts that by 2021, digital economy will account for 60% of the GDP in Asia Pacific region. This shift presents both challenges and opportunities for sustainable growth. This session gathers changemakers to share collaborative initiatives in the region and explore the pathway towards a vibrant, inclusive and dynamic digital future.