COVID-19 has been a terrible blight upon the world. It has also greatly accelerated the adoption and transformation of digital technologies, especially around open source, cloud, and AI. Around the world, including in Europe and in China, there are also large new investments into digital technologies to spur economic recovery, such as Next Generation EU.
This presentation will discuss the future of digital technologies and the policies that will shape them in this COVID-19 era. And, it will also consider why there is good reason to hope for recovery based on these trends.