Trends 2019: Business Technology

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Gartner predicts that by 2022, at least 40 percent of new application development projects will have AI co-developers on the team.”[4] Gartner predicts that by 2022, 70 percent of enterprises will be experimenting with immersive technologies for consumer and enterprise use, and 25 percent will be deployed for production. Technology is an ambiguous word referring to a wide range of marvelous (and sometimes scary) man-made gadgets.

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Guest Post: An MBA student’s perspective on the ISM Meeting 2019


Another highlight was a presentation by Dr. Robert Handfield from NC State and Dr. Thomas Choi from Arizona State University, taking an in-depth look at counterfeiting in the supply chain. Over 1 trillion dollars’ worth of counterfeit goods was traded in 2013, and that number will double by 2022. I enjoyed Charlotte de Brabandt’s presentation Digitizing the Human Touch: Transforming Talent and Impact of Young Professionals.

Yowza! A Nine-Step Decision Process to Help Guide Supply Chain Planning Selection

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Most companies, instead, buy based on vendor presentations and consultant recommendations. The choices in 2022 will be radically different from 2018. Don’t take conference presentations at face value. Yowza: Excitement or approval. Get a cup of coffee.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Industry 4.0: Powered by the Internet of Things & Digital Manufacturing


Optimize: Innovative manufacturers recognize that enhancing the manufacturing process for even simple products presents new opportunities for growth. Based on research by the analyst firm Machina Research 14 billion of those things will be connected by 2022.

Trends 2019: Information Technology

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”[3] A World Economic Forum (WEF) report entitled “The Future of Jobs” concludes, “Four specific technological advances — ubiquitous high-speed mobile internet; artificial intelligence; widespread adoption of big data analytics; and cloud technology — are set to dominate the 2018–2022 period as drivers positively affecting business growth.”[4]. Information technology (IT) is a big tent covering a lot of technologies.

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How AI, Machine Learning and Automation Will Impact Business in 2018 and Beyond!

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billion by 2022! Machines can also track what time of day you are most active on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and/or Pinterest, in order to present these ads to you at an optimal buying time. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Location Decision Drivers: Trends Shaping New Location Selection in Europe


In the final section of our 2017 survey, we asked how respondents would describe their current distribution network and what they expected it to look like by 2022.

The Digital Path to Purchase is often the Mobile Path to Purchase

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online retail sales will exceed $506 billion this year and by 2022, will surpass $712 billion. It means they must pay close attention to both prices and presentation. 6] Daphne Howland, “ Forrester: US e-commerce will top $712B by 2022 ,” Retail Dive , 19 April 2018. [7] One of the most impactful innovations of the past three decades is the smartphone.

A promising future for truck drivers: “Ain't nothin' gonna get in our way”


As it once was, the truck driver will be the poster boy (or girl) of the transport company: customer friendly, safe and presentable. Of those truck drivers who are currently behind the wheel, one of four will have retired by 2022. Wouldn’t it be great if the world looked like that in 2022? Unfortunately, many drivers are rather gloomy about the future. Is their lack of optimism justified? I don’t think so.