Pakistan President Dr. Arif Alvi expressed his concerns in a meeting of the Taskforce on Emerging Technologies here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr. As per his statement, the emerging technologies of Blockchain, Internet-of-Things(IoT’s), Artificial Technology, etc. will disrupt the economy. The quotes says “Beware of Blockchain”. He further urged that the country should prepare itself for digitization as it is unavoidable.
Pakistan saw many emerging technologies and startups that played a major role in building Pakistan’s digital economy. However, still, there are many sectors to be explored. Building an innovation ecosystem will also be an essential ingredient, he added.