Digital technologies are electronic tools, systems, devices and resources that generate, store or process data. Advances in technology present exciting opportunities for increased connectivity, entertainment and education, and could help us to be more efficient and effective.

Edinburgh is home to a growing tech sector which offers diverse opportunities and has attracted a number of major companies and start-ups looking to launch their products. Edinburgh's universities are recognised for their contribution to the tech community; through supporting start-up businesses and producing world-leading and internationally-renowned technology research.

It is important that Edinburgh’s tech sector continues to grow and remains competitive to ensure that technological advances not only transform the daily lives of our residents and visitors but also contributes towards our economy.  

 

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  • How does technology enhance life in Edinburgh now?
  • What could be better about how we use technology?
  • What role should technology have in Edinburgh in 2050?

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