Baroness Neville-Rolfe talks at Politeia about the importance of the digital economy and intellectual property.
I am very glad to be here today, and my thanks to Politeia for hosting this great event.
Today I am going to be talking about the importance of the digital economy and intellectual property; the government’s commitment to this area; some of our past successes; and the challenges that we face in the future.
The advance of the digital function
Even a few years ago digital matters impacted on most people via the actions of special companies and products, which were quite distinct from most things that they experienced in life. Digital was, as it were, an addition to normal life.