Webinar- Darsana Science & Technology Series
Presentation by: Darsana Vice President Comrade KC Manoj
Topic & Date: Data & Society
An insightful talk about the impact of big data- driven digital technologies on our society.
The speaker, while acknowledging and emphasizing the need for digital, explores the pitfalls due to a faulty economic model that has become the default in tech industry. He highlights the dangers of living in a surveillance society and what is at stake for us human beings.
The talk concludes with pointers on the necessity of the involvement of civil society to act as vanguards against the attempt by a few corporates to usurp the digital future.