These ‘megatrends’ act like the earth’s major tectonic plates, with their movements and interactions having the power to reshape how governments, businesses and societies think and behave. Technological acceleration. One of the most distinctive characteristics of the near future will be the role of technology in an accelerating digital era. At least in digital terms, the world will be even more connected, with current projections suggesting that from 29% in 2010, over half of the world’s inhabitants will have internet access by the end of the decade.1 More ambitiously in advanced markets, the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) offers ‘smarter’ ways to manage everything from our health to our homes.
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Welcome to our latest Global Trends report. While we live in a world of uncertainty, some trends ARE certain – we have covered these in our Megatrends section. Beyond known technology, demographic and environmental changes, we have found eight global master trends looking across our 18,000 interviews in 23 major countries. In the West, we see the self-explanatory Crisis of the Elites and Generation Strains – the growing gulf between the young and older generations in terms of opportunity. Everywhere we can see the Battle for Attention. With only so many hours in a day, consumers face being bom
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Global megatrends are overarching global forces that stem from the past, are shaped in present and will transform the future. These forces impact developments in various areas i.e. geo-political, social, cultural, economic and technological environment. Global Megatrends and the Community. Future State 2030, The global megatrends shaping governments. Megatrends are larger forces shaping the policy choices available to governments to deal with emerging issues. They are projected to have relevance for at least 20 years and relevant worldwide to nations of different sizes, regions, and levels of prosperity. There are also trends emerging in the longer term which show us that the future form of the world’s new order is still yet to be determined. These trends point to a shift from an American-dominated unipolar order to a more multipolar world.
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Euromonitor International’s latest Global Consumer Trends survey data reveals a multitude of information about the 2017 consumer. With a global environment of rapid change and constant innovation, it is no surprise that consumer’s lifestyles are adapting quickly. The megatrend analysis enables Euromonitor International to identify emerging trends, while also monitoring how long-term megatrends are shaping the world. These megatrends are applicable to this year’s survey results. Read on to learn more about the five key trends shaping consumer lifestyles. Experience More. Millennials lead the wa
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In your hands is our largest annual editorial effort from the Skift reporting team: the big travel Megatrends for 2017 and beyond. 2017 will revolve around a few themes, as we see it: uncertainty around the world due to the rise of neo-isolationism, even as an increasing number of destinations are dealing with too many tourists; new breakthroughs in voice search and artificial intelligence could start changing how we book online travel; Facebook and Google will continue to define the larger platform world for. everyone including the travel players; big hospitality will look beyond acquisitions to now rationalize their portfolios and build new services; the profile of food and dining out will continue to rise as the center This is a huge differentiator in the long term: personalization and custom-ization.
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In terms of the megatrends seen in 2017, activism is as strong as it’s ever beenPexels. Activist shareholders have deployed $45 billion in new campaigns year to date, nearly double the amount for all of 2016. That figure highlights several key shareholder activism trends cited in a recent Lazard report. “In terms of the megatrends we’ve seen for 2017, activism is as strong as it’s ever been” says Jim Rossman, Managing Director, Head of Shareholder Advisory at Lazard. It’s evident by the amount of capital invested as part of campaigns, and the number of businesses sought after by activists.” The report also highlights that 2017 has seen activism go global. Says Rossman, "allocation of activist capital to global companies is a major takeaway. For a few years, the focus was on smaller companies and was done regionally.
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But it is becoming increasingly clear that it does not need to be all bad news: a series of fast-moving global megatrends, spurred by trillion-dollar investments, indicates that humanity might be able to avert the worst impacts of global warming. From trends already at full steam, including renewable energy, to those just now hitting the big time, such as mass-market electric cars, to those just emerging, such as plant-based alternatives to meat, these trends show that greenhouse gas emissions can be halted. “If we were seeing linear progress, I would say good, but we’re not going to make it i
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Megatrends are macroeconomic and geostrategic forces that are shaping the world. They are factual and often backed by verifiable data. By definition, they are big and include some of society’s biggest challenges— and opportunities. The concept of megatrends is not new. 35%. more food. Source: National Intelligence Council: Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds. 20 Five Megatrends And Their Implications for Global Defense & Security. Challenges for defense and security. Megaslums will effectively exist beyond the writ of national and regional governance, and intelligence collection in these “denied areas” will be enormously more complex and challenging. With megaslums becoming both incubators for radicalization and support platforms. for terrorism, the lethality of attacks in or emanating from these enclaves, will be enhanced and magnified by accelerating technology.
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The most influential Megatrends set to shape the world through 2030, identified by Euromonitor International, help businesses better anticipate market developments and lead change for their industries. Learn more. Business Dynamics. Global growth will pick up in 2017 to reach 3.4%, and it will continue to strengthen slightly in the medium-term. However, it will still remain significantly below pre-financial crisis levels. Mixed medium-term outlook for advanced economies. 2017 shows a mixed performance for major advanced economies with the Trump presidency and Brexit weighing on the outlook in the medium-term. Emerging markets to strengthen in medium-term. In the medium-term, all emerging regions will strengthen – with the exception of emerging Asia. Its growth will decelerate slightly – because of the continuing slowdown
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2017 Megatrends 3/28. CHAPTER 1 Angry societies – Multipolar world. National brands are an extension of national champions. There is however, a second driver for increased defense spending that goes beyond domestically oriented job creation policies. As geopolitical uncertainties and tensions between military heavyweights rise, the balance of power continues to shift. After the end of the cold war, the world enjoyed more than 30 years of “Pax Americana” with one dominating military superpower and a major demilitarization of European NATO countries. Global trends in life expectancy, partly driven by medical innovations, as well as trends in fertility, are causing the age composition of societies to change at an ever-increasing speed. In our view, these two fundamental factors provide a compelling backdrop for the healthcare sector.
This study considers eight economic, societal, and political global trends that will shape the world to 2035, namely an ageing population, fragile globalisation, a technological revolution, climate change, shifting power relations, new areas of state competition, politics of the information age and ecological threats. In January 2017, at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, Chinese President Xi Jinping pushed back against protectionist sentiments from the United States and Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli reiterated China's commitment to multilateral free trade agreements (FTAs) at the Boao Forum for Asia in March 2017.12 However, Zhang also stated that China intends to prioritise regional free trade relationships, rather than. Beyond changing the way that people use transportation, the proliferation of driverless vehicles will put a
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Conversely, firms that ignore these trends do so at their peril. With our work in management consulting in Latin America—as well as gathering market intelligence/research and helping companies with competitive intelligence in the region—we’ve gotten a thorough look at these shifts. To help our colleagues obtain a concise sense of them, we’ve created a presentation that breaks down the 5 megatrends that we believe are impacting Latin America. We balance granular detail with a 30,000-foot view to allow you to quickly skim to get at the essentials or to do a longer, deeper dive. Our megatrends re
Issues Paper. Analysing Megatrends to Better shape the future of Tourism. 2-3 October 2017 OECD, Paris. 2│. ¢ Background information. This note is provided as background information at the High Level Meeting on Tourism Policies for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth, 2-3 October 2017, OECD. Analysing Megatrends to Better Shape the Future of Tourism. Analysing Megatrends to Better Shape the Future of Tourism. │3. Megatrends in a shifting world have long-term implications for tourism. Globalisation and demographic trends are changing visitor demand. Over the next few decades, the structure of the visitor economy will evolve as income and education levels increase in emerging economies, the global population continues to age, and new consumer groups emerge. Combined, these factors will impact on the propensity to travel as well as the expectations of travellers.
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Yet, even more important-ly, megatrends will have an impact on all aspects of our life in the future. To stick with our example, that mega-trend hyperconnectivity not only de-termines further future technologies and trigger new social trends, but also leaves its mark in politics, the envi-ronmental debate, and of course the. Florian Klein Head of the Center for the Long View. 5. •• By 2017, 58% of firms expect to hire more part-time, temporary, or contract employees. Impact. •• Personal identities are shaped through terms like “global citizen” and “global community” since innovators travel to distant shores to solve problems. •• Individuals must deal with much greater professional flexibility. Highly-skilled generalists who have graduated from the nation’s top universities need to adapt very quickly to changing markets with specialized skillsets.
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Navigating the future: HP 2017 Megatrends report. Innovation Journal > Issue 6: Spring 2017 > Navigating the future: HP 2017 Megatrends report. Share. Megatrends—helping HP adapt, chart, and reinvent the future. by Andrew Bolwell, VP, Chief Disrupter, Global Head of HP Tech Ventures, HP; Doug Warner, VP and Global Head of Tech Vision & Strategy, HP. So how will these trends shape HP’s future strategy and innovations? HP uses Megatrends to inform strategic, actionable choice points for our products and services. Megatrends give HP a directional look at how markets, industries, and behaviors are changing, and what type of solutions might be needed to overcome the challenges and demands of those shifts. Looking at short and long-term time intervals, HP identifies key technology advancements and new solutions that have the potential for the greatest impact.
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Willis Towers Watson and PRI Global Investment Megatrends report. Investment institutions trend index 2017. December 14, 2017. Download. The PRI commissioned Willis Towers Watson to carry out in-depth research with 300 senior figures, including major global asset owners, investment managers and service providers. The resulting report identifies five key megatrends impacting the global economy, financial system and the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as well as 21 'sub trends'. It also provides a framework for incorporating mega/ sub-trend analysis within portfolio con However, organisations expect challenges around to increase, especially over the long term. The report sets out the full ranking of trends by survey respondents, below we show the top ten.
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8 Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Europe 2017. Chapter 1: Business environment. “Residential is on the radar and is undervalued because it gives long-term, stable returns.” The process of underwriting this risk is feeding through in more cautious approaches to deploying capital, equity and debt. A US investor declares that “in Europe in general we are definitely seeing a more ‘risk-off’ attitude”. Leverage is lower. In the long term, there is high potential for innovation, especially in the world of securitisation.” Another interviewee concludes that “given the amount of capital coming into real estate, the way buildings are traded and held will have to change. economy is a collision of a number of industry megatrends that is manifesting itself in all areas of real estate. will engage in socio-demographic changes. Urbanisation continues to be a buzz word for the industry.
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