Exploring the Impacts of a New Digital Infrastructure

Exploring the Impacts of a New Digital Infrastructure

Past Event

Robots in society.

Advanced data capture and analytics.

Decentralized production techniques.

These are some of the technologies being combined to form a new digital infrastructure that will affect almost every aspect of the global economy. This infrastructure will impact the lives of Canadians in ways that we don't yet fully understand. What we do know is that both society and work will look very different.

Join Policy Horizons Canada to learn about their latest foresight research. This is your opportunity to challenge some common planning assumptions about the future of the economy and explore the various impacts this research could have on Canada and the world.

Event Information

This learning activity is designed for all public servant groups and levels and is offered at no cost.

The School encourages learners to view webcast events in groups to conserve bandwidth and facilitate discussion. To minimize the risk of technical difficulties during the webcast, check connectivity prior to the session by using the School's test link. If you experience any problems, please contact your IM/IT department.


Ottawa

Date and time:

September 14, 2018 | 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm (EDT)

Speakers:

  • Marcus Ballinger, Policy Horizons Canada
  • Steffen Christensen, Policy Horizons Canada
  • Kristel Van der Elst, Director General, Policy Horizons Canada

Moderator:

Blaise Hébert, Policy Horizons Canada

Language:

Bilingual with interpretation in official languages

Location:
  • Collaboration Lounge, Académie De-La-Salle, 373 Sussex Drive (Guigues Avenue entrance), Ottawa, Ontario
  • Available across Canada by webcast

Information:

csps.learningevents-evenementsdapprentissage.efpc@canada.ca


The School's activities and initiatives

Phoenix

Phoenix

Just-in-time training to introduce you to Phoenix, the Government of Canada's new self-serve pay and benefits system

GCcampus

GCcampus

A vibrant learning environment available anytime and from anywhere.

Improve your language skills

Improve your language skills

Explore interactive online tools designed to improve oral and written comprehension and fluency in your second official language.

Stay Connected:

e-Updates Feedback Twitter Youtube LinkedIn

No endorsement of any products or services is expressed or implied.

Date modified: