Services Transformed: Growth Opportunities for the UK Service Economy [REPORT]
The UK government has released a report exploring how technology could enhance UK services and create growth in this sector.
The digital revolution encompasses an array of new and emerging technologies including machine learning and artificial intelligence, advanced data analytics and distributed ledger technologies – all made possible by the rapidly developing global infrastructure of the internet.
The UK enters this revolution as a global leader in professional and business services, ranging from retail, financial, legal and health services to the creative industries.
The report recommends 11 actions for government to safeguard and build on our strengths in services to retain the UK’s competitive advantage in the sector.