The Egyptian Network of the Anna lindh Foundation has organized a Multi country debate on the theme of Youth , dialogue and digital Entrepreneurship, The Motion of the debate was titled “ Digitalizing businesses must be obligatory after the Covid-19 pandemic era in Euro-Med Region “.
The Debate tackled the evolving technologies which provide new opportunities to connect small businesses to the customers online with rising concerns of cybersecurity breaches and downsizing of employees who will be replaced by such powerful transformation. In addition of the Covid-19 pandemic circumstances which forced millions around the world to stay in quarantine and work from home.
The debaters from Egypt, Macedonia, Croatia and Poland along with a diverse audience from all around the EuroMed region. The debate format provided a very good platform for two teams to represent two different point of views supported with arguments and facts, Moreover offering recommendations and solutions to such a controversial topics.
The debaters had reached a common ground that the digitalizing of Businesses are crucially important, but it needs to be implemented on several phases with different tools & methodologies. Moreover, introducing a hybrid system which can fit all people and support places which can’t switch to a technological form of a business model