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Does digital transformation represent a disruptive threat or an opportunity for growth in Europe?

Digitalization is both opportunity and threat to the European economy. Established businesses face the challenge of implementing innovations without disruption, while game-changing digital businesses such as Spotify have become local heroes. Is digital transformation the key to unlock accelerated growth across Europe or a red herring? Could access to capital and top-tier talent, as well as the ready availability of developer tools and services in Europe, lead to the development of more "unicorns" on this side of the Atlantic?