KPMG’s global technology industry innovation survey captured the opinion of over 750 global tech industry leaders in identifying the technologies that will have the greatest impact in driving change in the next three years. IoT, AI and robotics led the charts.
After reading through the publication, here are some interesting takeaways:
- IoT, Artificial Intelligence and Robotics have the greatest potential to digitally transform businesses, making them more customer-centered and efficient.
- 30% of the global tech industry leaders predicts blockchain will likely upturn their companies. Japan has the most prominent results stating that 50% of the tech industry leaders say blockchain will disrupt their company.
- 26% of global tech leaders say e-Commerce apps and platforms will be the most disruptive new business model in their countries by 2021.
- Worldwide IoT spending will reach $1.1 trillion in 2021.
- Worldwide spending on cognitive and AI systems will reach $52.2 billion in 2021.
- Spending globally on robotics and drones will reach $218.4 billion in 2021.
- The global poll shows that IoT, AI and robotics are technologies driving the most benefit to life, society, and environment over the next three years.
For the full report from KPMG, go here.
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