The internet is rapidly evolving to play a central role in society, transforming social, cultural, economic and political landscapes. The benefits are clear, but are societies equipped to keep pace with the consequences of our increasing reliance on this technology?
Dr Aleks Krotoski, Academic, journalist and host of the Guardian’s Tech Weekly podcast
Ben Hammersley, Editor-at-large of WIRED UK
Nick Harkaway, Author and technology blogger
Professor Alan Woodward
Dr Sue Black
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