Priorities for Digital Scotland - infrastructure investment, mobile connectivity and economic impact

Event Info

Tue 31 Oct, 2017 from 8:30am - 1:00pm
To be confirmed
Edinburgh, UK
Cost: 210


Sessions will consider the practical challenges and next steps for implementing key actions laid out in the strategy, which includes plans to launch a new Digital Growth Fund to improve supply of digital skills; steps to ensure resilience against cyber-attacks and a commitment to ensuring access to broadband speeds of at least 30 megabits per second for all by 2021 - as well as ways in which to address barriers to coverage in rural locations.

The seminar also takes place following publication of the UK Digital Strategy, providing delegates with an opportunity to consider future priorities in relation to both the Scottish and UK context.