The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum 2020, the world’s largest annual gathering of the ‘ICT for development’ community, presents a first-ever Summit session focused on The Value of the Older Workforce: The Emergence of Senior Entrepreneurship and the Multi-Generational Workplace.   The impetus for this session is a recognition that today’s older workers face more challenges, and can explore more opportunities than ever -- and that digital technology is at the center of transforming the future of work…

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