Gartner Research

The #DigitalSociety Requires a Digital Social Contract

Published: 27 March 2018

ID: G00349339

Analyst(s): Bettina Tratz-Ryan , Mike Rollings , Chris Howard , Frank Buytendijk , Jorge Lopez


Many technology choices have societal impacts, such as big data on privacy and AI on jobs. CIOs should make their "big-picture" story, describing their contribution to society, part of developing their innovative business models.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • The Social Contract
    • What Will the Digital Social Contract Look Like?
    • The Basis of the Social Contract Is in Balancing Dualities

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