The morning panel session, entitled The Wealth of Networks: Digital Economies and Next-generation Internet will feature Professor John Darlington, Dr. Gary Graham, Dan Appelquist, John Barr, and John Hand. This will be a broad discussion covering all aspects of how our lives will change with increased reliance on digital technologies. Some topics that will be discussed are:
- How would UK cope with Internet blackout?
- Multiple tier Internets
- Ownership of personal data and knowledge derived from it
- Notion of personal identity in the digital environment
The session will be moderated by Garreth Mitchell, from BBC’s Digital Planet.