The JRC organised an expert workshop within the framework of the PREDICT project on ICTs in the Economy: empirical evidence and measurement challenges.
Presentations and the debate addressed a broad array of aspects, including the evolving dynamics of ICT industries and their R&D, indicators and complementary measures on ICT content and ICT usage, as well as issues related to their effective deployment in the economy (skills, impacts on productivity).
ICT industries, R&D and ICTs in the economy
New skills for the Digital economy
Productivity and the role of ICTs and other intangible assets
Global value chains in ICT and ICT content in the economy
Measuring ICT usage and e-commerce in enterprises
New metrics on the role of digital technologies in the economy