The Global Trends of WSIS: A Case Study of UK' Plans and Measures on Information Society
Division of Social Sciences, University of Tehran, Amir Abad, Iran
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- Abedini E
Division of Social Sciences
University of Tehran, Amir Abad, Iran
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: September 06, 2016; Accepted Date: September 26, 2016; Published Date: September 30, 2016
Citation: Abedini E (2016) The Global Trends of WSIS: A Case Study of UK’s Plans and Measures on Information Society. Arts Social Sci J 7: 217. doi:10.4172/2151-6200.1000217
Copyright: © 2016 Abedini E. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
The world experienced great scientific and technological changes at the end of the 20th century. Since the importance of information, many scientists presented Information Society related theories. By developing ICTs and increasing importance of information World Summit on Information Society (WSIS, a pair of United Nationssponsored conferences about Information and communication, held in Geneva in 2003. The present study aims to study history of Information Society, WSIS and United Kingdom measures regarding on Information Society and WSIS agendas. Also the researcher considers future priorities of the UK in the field of Information Society.