Gartner Research

Last Call for #DigitalSociety … Boarding Now!

Published: 26 April 2019

ID: G00389690

Analyst(s): Leigh McMullen , Frank Buytendijk , Chris Howard


Digital business is deeply transforming society as well. Executive leaders carry a responsibility beyond their business to influence what our quickly emerging digital society will look like. To make this society a positive one, you should act with proactive idealism not reactive realism.

Table Of Contents
  • Opportunities and Challenges
  • What You Need to Know

Insight From the Analyst

  • Boarding Now for #DigitalSociety!

Executive Overview

  • Definition

Research Highlights

  • What Do We Want the Digital Society to Look Like?
    • Related Research
  • What Can Business Do to Contribute to the Digital Society?
    • Related Research
  • How Can We Equip and Ready Ourselves on the Personal Level?
    • Related Research
  • So, What Should You Do?

Related Priorities

Gartner Analysts Supporting This Trend

Related Resources

  • Webinars
  • Conferences
  • Articles
  • Peer Connect

©2021 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.