Wealth of Networks: Digital Economies and the Next-generation Internet

Event Info

Thu 24 Jul, 2008 from 9:30am - 5:00pm
Imperial College London, Tnaka Business School
London, UK
Cost: free


Bringing together researchers, industry and the UK community to explore the future of the Digital Economy in the UK.

You are cordially invited to help shape the future of the Internet.

The EPSRC-funded Digital Economies Research Cluster, "Opportunities and Challenges in the Digital Economy: an Agenda for the Next-Generation Internet" announces an open forum to shape the direction of research into the digital economy in the UK.

This will be a national event which will bring together experts from across the UK in conversation with the general public. We welcome a broad range of views from everyone interested in the future of the Internet and the digital economy.The forum will feature an open panel discussion with cluster researchers and industry leaders, moderated by Gareth Mitchell (Digital Planet-BBC World Service).

Topics will include:

* Next-generation Healthcare
* e-Government
* Digital Entrepreneurship
* The Mobile Economy
* Trust, Data and Security
* e-Society and the future of social networks

These discussions will contribute to setting the national funding council priorities for future research.


Attendance is free, but pre-registration is required. To register to attend, please head on over to Eventbrite: http://wealthofnetworks.eventbrite.com/


To find out more of the details, please visit our blog: http://wealthofnetworks.wordpress.com