A true Global Village based on ICT

A true Global Village based on ICT

Wild Card's progress: basic

This Wild Card came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Wild Card: 
Theme 3 - ICT - Information & communication technologies

The sub-theme that best relates to this Wild Card: 
Cognitive systems, interaction, robotics

Wild Card's description 
Advances in computerised translation and automated speech recognition completely eliminate language barriers, leading to a true global village, much better access to knowledge (in all languages) as well as increased international migration and the end of English language dominance. What will make this Wild Card interesting? It would invert established assumptions; It would unfold unforeseeable impacts