Transforming Society with Digital Innovation

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Digital Transformations
Digital platforms and markets
Societal consequences of digital technologies
Digital activism and social media
Changing nature of work and life in digital economies
Digitization, unemployment and deskilling, especially in knowledge work
Digital strategies and performance implications
Entrepreneurship and New Business models enabled by digitization
Crowdsourcing and the sharing economy
Digitization and co-creation of value
Productivity and performance effects of digital technologies
Governance of Digital resources
Executing and implementing digital strategies
The economics of digital goods
Digitization of economies, industries, societies, and culture
Emerging technologies and innovations such as cloud computing, business, data analytics, and machine learning
Digitization, human capital, and the transformation of labor markets
Digital skills, digital intelligence, and impacts at individual, firm, and societal level
The dark side of digital technologies

Track Co-Chairs:

Saeed Akhlaghpour, University of Queensland, Australia (
Yasser Rahrovani, Ivey Business School, Canada (