Technology, which used to be thought of as a sector on its own, or a business function to be outsourced, is now a strategic layer across all aspects of organisation.
Global connectivity, digital technologies, artificial intelligence, intuitive computing, robotics, renewable energy, additive manufacturing, gene editing and brain machine interfacing. Taken together, they're like a roaring tornado creating once in a hundred year revolutions in every industry at once.
Understanding what's over the horizon is essential for any organisation wishing to harness the opportunities of a rapidly changing global economy in the 21st century.
Audiences will come away from this talk with the ability to think clearly and critically about the way technological disruption is changing the economy, a skill that's particularly relevant for leaders who wish to turn technology to their strategic advantage — and protect their organizations against competitors who wish to do the same.
- Have a sound understanding of concepts central to the process of technological innovation.
- Receive the most up to date information on the current state of technological change in multiple industries.
- Tools to harness 21st century working practices for innovation, change management and disruption.