IBM Policy Lab

A “Tomorrow Ready” Strategy for Government Technology

Future proof IT transformation can only come through open architecture hybrid cloud approaches

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IBM Policy Lab Morning Consult poll on tech, privacy and the pandemic

From powering our work from home to connecting young people to remote schooling, the new normal of COVID-19 has made us more reliant on tech than ever before. At the same time, more consumers are paying attention to issues of privacy and data security, especially as we grapple with large-scale public health responses to the […]

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Digital Trade Principles for the Post-COVID Age

COVID-19 has created unprecedented disruptions in the global economy, the full impact of which will not become clear for years to come. Companies of all sizes are grappling with how to conduct business, reach customers, and maintain supply chain operations in the face of national lockdowns and travel restrictions. Individuals have had to self-isolate and […]

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IBM Policy Lab Live: An Economic Recovery Plan For Europe

Join us for an IBM Policy Lab Live virtual conversation on how Europe can drive economic growth through digitization and best practices as governments, businesses, and international institutions develop their recovery plans. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to stress-test our communities, economies and institutions, it has brought to light gaps and shortcomings in areas of […]

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IBM Policy Lab Live: Responsibility in Tech’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

On Thursday, July 23, the IBM Policy Lab launched IBM Policy Lab Live with a panel discussion on “Responsibility in Tech’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.” Panelists included: Christina Montgomery, IBM Chief Privacy Officer Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers Lucrezia Busa, Member of Cabinet for European Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders, Policy Lead for AI, Data […]

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Accelerating the Path Towards AI Transparency

When you’re grocery shopping, you may check an item’s nutrition label to discover its calorie or sugar content. This crucial information helps people make informed decisions about their eating habits and ultimately their health. A similar kind of transparency is what we should expect in AI systems, especially when they are used in the context […]

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Five Technology Design Principles to Combat Domestic Abuse

Our tech ecosystem is teeming with innovators who constantly bring us products and devices that improve lives. In a COVID-19 world where self-isolation has become the norm, we have gained a new appreciation for technology’s ability to bring us together and enhance our wellbeing. While there is no doubt that technology has tremendous potential for […]

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The Future of 5G Must Be “Open”

The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted just how vital connectivity is to society and the economy. The widespread adoption of 5G technologies has the potential to make connectivity an even more powerful tool, transforming how we live and work for the better.

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Davos Panel Hosted By IBM CEO Ginni Rometty Explores Precision Regulation of AI & Emerging Technology

Event formally launches IBM Policy Lab, a new forum to advance bold, actionable policy recommendations for a digital society and foster trust in innovation Also follows IBM Policy Lab publication of industry-leading priorities to guide regulation of artificial intelligence based on accountability, transparency, fairness and security   At the World Economic Forum in Davos, IBM […]

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