Digitalis - Thierry Geerts
Digitalis: How to reinvent the world
We invite you to visit Digitalis, a country of over 4 billion inhabitants, all interconnected via the internet. A country where health, education, mobility, economic and societal issues are addressed using options made available by digitalization.
The book: Digitalis
This deliberately provocative book by Thierry Geerts is a strong call to put fear aside and embrace the progress of the current digital revolution.
Digitalization has huge social, cultural and economic implications, requiring us to completely reinvent the world in which we live. But the author's message is positive: technological progress offers us unique opportunities that allow us to reinvent our society.
Digitalis. How to reinvent the world
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‘And why couldn't Europe - which has been at the forefront of the industrial and technological revolutions - be the capital of Digitalis? This book presents several ambitious and inspirational projects that would enable Europe to be at the heart of the digital revolution.’
- Thierry Geerts, Country Director Google Belgium and Luxemburg
Thierry Geerts is father of 4 children and graduated as Solvay Business Engineer at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel in 1989. After his studies, he started working as auditor for Coopers & Lybrand (now PWC), but quite soon his passion for media, online marketing and innovation led him to management and board positions at, among others, Corelio Publishing, Radio Nostalgie, Clickx and Passe-Partout. In 2008, he became CEO of Corelio Business Development and Arkafund.
Since 2011, he is Country Director of Google Belgium-Luxembourg and as such he is positioned in the heart of the digital revolution, marketing and innovative entrepreneurship.
He’s member of the “Digital Minds for Belgium” and “AI4Belgium” Expert group of Deputy Prime Minister De Croo, “Le Conseil du Digital” of Walloon Minister of Economy and of the board of IAB Europe. He’s the author of “Digitalis, how to reinvent our world” (NL/FR June’18 – ENG Jan’19).