More devices, more data, more processing power. Automation and robots are on the rise. There's no doubt we are now firmly in the digital age and it is here to stay.
ACCA’s recent report, Ethics and Trust in a Digital Age <https://linkedin.us13.list-manage.com/track/click?u=ef510e96717257ecd394110c0&id=0a82ae1ccf&e=e24275020d> , includes the views from over 10,000 members, students and business leaders, and examines the challenges raised by new technologies.Special guest speaker Narayanan Vaidyanathan <https://linkedin.us13.list-manage.com/track/click?u=ef510e96717257ecd394110c0&id=0f847096dc&e=e24275020d> , will discuss ethical dilemmas arising from the introduction of new technology and the digital themes of liquid workforce and platform-based businesses. He will further address how accountants' ethical principles can help address these dilemmas.
Narayanan Vaidyanathan, Head, Business Insights ACCA Narayanan is head of Business Insights at ACCA. Narayanan has a global remit for the topics he covers and currently leads a range of research initiatives across diverse areas. These include ACCA's work on Smart Cities, FinTech, blockchain and distributed ledgers, machine learning and the impact of technology on the future role of professional accountants in business and society. He represents ACCA on various government, industry and academic forums