The Digital Economy:Is ASEAN Ready for it?Winston Damarillo
BackgroundImmigrant Technologist Venture CapitalistEntrepreneur Global Citizen
Few regions are adopting “Digital Everything” asquickly, enthusiastically, and deliberately asSoutheast Asia.In particular, social media is seeing enormousuptake, reﬂecting the long-standing importance ofcommunity ties within the region”.Source: Accenture : Surﬁng South Asia’s Digital Wave
Digital Readiness is an indicator that reflects each country’s ICT maturity based on their respective ICT Availability andAccessibility indices. It ranks countries on a scale of 1-10 based on a composite computed score.in Southeast Asia’s developing marketsSource: Accenture : Surﬁng South Asia’s Digital Wave
Are you ready for the Digital Economy?By 2020, 48% of all ASEANs will be under 30.What will your business look like then?
Infrastructure :: Cloud ComputingComputeStorageNetworkPooled Resources with
Insight :: Big DataLeverages Cloud ComputingRequires Data ScientistsCrystal Ball for Business
Interaction :: Social Media and eCommerceCompanies that are NOT experimentingin Social Media and Digital Commerceare at high risk of disruptionBy 2020, More than 50% of businesseswill be digitally-enabled
Digital Infrastructure as a National ResourceIn an increasingly digital world,the speed of INSIGHT canchange the course of business,economies, and evengovernments.Think of cloud computing as the new railway or power plant.It is the Infrastructure of the Future.Commerce will ﬂow throughbits and bytes. Interactions,rather than traditionaladvertising, will driveconsumer sentiments.