THE $10 TRILLION OPPORTUNITY
"...emerging technologies will add over 10 trillion US dollars worth of business opportunities, ranging from low-hanging fruit to game-changers..."
TECHNOLOGY-ENABLED BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES
Over the next decade, emerging technologies will add over
10 trillion US dollars
to the global economy.
This growth will not result from business-as-usual processes, but will primarily result from new, technology-enabled business opportunities. From low-hanging fruit that address current yet unmet market demands, to game-changers that open up new markets, all this will be achieved through new innovative products and services. Our unique expert consulting model and our four-step process will allow you to launch such products and services quickly and successfully, future-proofing your market position.
Below we provide a selection of significant high-impact opportunities that should be part of your growth agenda today.
CHEMICALS & MATERIALS
Market opportunity for innovative construction chemicals in adhesives, sealants, insulation, and other types of compounds by 2023.
Market opportunity for plastics and petrochemicals derived from materials recovered from plastic waste in the United States and Canada alone.
Savings on lifetime cost of conventional concrete by using self-healing concrete to eliminate a majority of maintenance costs.
ENERGY & POWEr
Investment in renewable sources of electricity till 2025, almost three times the investment in fossil-fuel generation.
Market opportunity in services to electric vehicle owners, such as self-charging and smart maintenance stations by 2025.
Market opportunity by 2027 for alternative powertrains driven by hybrid-, full battery electric-, hydrogen fuel cell-, and compressed air-based technologies.
Market opportunity for Vehicle-to-everything (V2C) applications, through the innovative communication technologies such as 5G.
Annual revenues from ~46 billion trips that will be booked through urban mobility platforms in the U.S. and Europe by 2035.
Cost savings to the trucking industry from the introduction of autonomous vehicles.
OIL & GAS
Market opportunity that could grow around the utilisation of captured CO2 gases by 2030.
Total impact of IoT sensors and devices through reducing costs, improving efficiencies, advancing health and safety, and complying with regulation.
of Oil & Gas executives believe their current business models will be unrecognisable in five years.
PROFESSIONAL & FINANCIAL SERVICES
Cost savings by 2030 in front office banking applications through the adoption of artificial intelligence technologies.
Cost reduction in manual reviews of documents delivered by natural language processing.
Cost reductions from using self-optimising smart-factories that improves energy consumption, material losses, maintenance and logistics operations.
Investment in water treatment solutions by 2025.
Cost savings through IoT-based predictive maintenance technologies for water utility applications by 2023.
market size of the Circular Economy by 2030.