Modern high-quality buildings require highly effective planning and execution. This year, Gartner refocused the Hype Cycle to shift toward introducing new technologies not previously highlighted in past iterations of this Hype Cycle These technologies are still important, but some have become integral to business operations and are no longer emerging” and others have been featured for multiple years.
Headsets that transport a person to another reality, wearable devices that measure biometrics, machines that can learn from large sets of data and chat with customers, and software that can see and understand faces in photos are all part of the new normal.
We help shape policy on a variety of issues associated with emerging technologies, including autonomous vehicles, robotics, digital services, data security and privacy, artificial intelligence, automation, taxation, intellectual property rights and consumer protection.
A diverse range of breakthrough technologies, including batteries capable of providing power to whole villages, socially aware” artificial intelligence and new generation solar panels, could soon be playing a role in tackling the world’s most pressing challenges, according to a list published today by the World Economic Forum.
It’s understandable to not want to fully disrupt your traditional way of doing things when incorporating a new technology into your business processes, especially if you’re already working from a hefty backlog; few people like the discomfort of starting from scratch.