Brain Futures

Athena, our robot, looked at a weak signal on how advancing brain science may affect all our futures soon. Read on to discover how scientists and industry are preparing for a world of brain chips and consider how these may impact you, your family and friends and your organization. What is changing? brain DARPA’s Next-Generation…

Education Futures

Automation could displace between 400 million and 800 million workers globally by 2030 if we do not retrain them or change our education systems to prioritize lifelong learning. Read on to view a partial summary of the recent forecasts affecting the future of education that our robot, Athena has found by constantly trawling the web…

Energy Update

Energy Update: Since November 2017, oil prices have shifted upwards. The short-term, forward look contains a lot of uncertainties with long-term effects. Click to see the full forecast.

Future of GDPR

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) will come into force tomorrow, affecting all organizations that do business within the European Union. Here’s a partial summary of our robot Athena’s view of the future of GDPR.  Tomorrow is only the beginning. We can expect its influence to be strongly felt for at least the next five years…

Insurance Forecasts

Our robot, Athena says automation will replace human effort across the entire insurance value-chain. Digital engagement through lifestyle apps will change the relationship dynamic between insurer and insured. Also, new models and technological advances such as blockchain, sensors and robotics will challenge the traditional insurance value-chain. What is changing? insurance By 2020, 15% – 30%…

Trade War?

We interrupt our normal future focus to highlight the fears of a global trade war that are rattling stock markets around the world after President Trump threatened to impose tariffs on China and Xi threatened to respond in kind. Read on to see a partial report from our robot Athena, on key issues surrounding the…

Future Retailing

Retailers everywhere can expect intense competition on all fronts during the next decade. Read on to see a partial report from our robot, Athena, on the key occurrences, and use our AI and systems thinking to develop your response. Contact us to see how and to ask for a full research report (~50 pages) on…