Network Readiness Index 2023

The 2023 edition of the Network Readiness Index (NRI), focused on the theme of trust in technology and the network society, has officially launched. 

The Ukraine Case Studies

An international group of multidisciplinary researchers, including including doctoral students and faculty researchers from University of Oxford and the National Academy of Sciences Ukraine are undertaking case studies of the crisis in Ukraine linked to the Russian invasion in February 2022, focusing on information and communication operations with implications for the present conflict and long-term global practices and policies.

Global Innovation Index 2023

The 2023 edition of the Global Innovation Index (GII), exploring the theme of “Innovation in the Face of Uncertainty”, has officially launched.

Immersive Explorers Podcast

Join us as we discuss global perspectives on immersive technologies. Each week, experts in the field of technology,  innovation, and AI join us to give their perspective on current events and ethical issues.

Global Talent and Competitiveness Index

The Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) is a comprehensive annual benchmarking report that measures how countries and cities grow, attract and retain talent.

Future Readiness Economic Index

The Future Readiness Economic Index (FREI), published in partnership with Google, supports countries in assessing the state of their future readiness and their efforts to stimulate greater sustainable, inclusive growth with digital transformation as an integral factor.

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Workshop: Exploring Careers in AI Policy
January 26, 2024

Join us for a forum around the Implications of the Russia-Ukraine War for Global Information, Communication, and Cybersecurity, hosted by Oxford Internet Institute (OII).

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