Reinventing public policy for a converged world

818 views
772 views

Published on

Robin Foster discusses the policy and regulatory aspects that may be used to encourage broadband deployment

Published in: Technology, Health & Medicine
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
818
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
13
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Reinventing public policy for a converged world

  1. 2. The key challenges High quality public service content  Acceptable content standards 
  2. 3. Embracing the digital revolution <ul><li>Huge potential benefits: </li></ul><ul><li>Unrivalled access </li></ul><ul><li>A new democratisation </li></ul><ul><li>Social interaction </li></ul><ul><li>User content creation </li></ul><ul><li>New formats </li></ul><ul><li>Choice, convenience, control </li></ul>Risk: digital exclusion
  3. 4. Public service content PS content still needed: High quality impartial news  Locally originated content  Social inclusion  Universality 
  4. 5. New approach to PS content Different delivery methods  New packaging and promotion  Interactivity, mixed media  New roles – “find and guide”  New public spaces  Explicit funding  Sufficient scale and scope to make an impact 
  5. 6. Acceptable content standards <ul><li>Citizen choice and responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>Industry self and co-regulation </li></ul><ul><li>Government guidance </li></ul><ul><li>Active digital citizen </li></ul>Opportunities <ul><li>Citizens feel: </li></ul><ul><li>Exposed </li></ul><ul><li>Unprotected </li></ul><ul><li>Unprepared </li></ul><ul><li>But protect free speech? </li></ul>Challenges
  6. 7. Suggested outcomes <ul><li>Distinctive and high quality </li></ul><ul><li>New forms, new media </li></ul><ul><li>Less over time </li></ul>Networks: <ul><li>Universal access and take up </li></ul><ul><li>Open and competitive </li></ul>PS content Standards <ul><li>Citizen choice, responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>Self/co regulation </li></ul><ul><li>Active digital citizen </li></ul>

×