Our social lives have evolved to include not just physical sociality. Today, much of our social life is unfolding online, across several social platforms.
The power of connectivity can make a difference in public safety, emergency management, health care, business and social services. But how do we include all of society and make connectivity available to all of the public?
Technologies enable people to interact, innovate and share information in totally new ways. People are empowered, business is liberated and the society is more transparent. But how to take advantage of all this? And what does it take to become a networked society?