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Charting a Course for Next-Generation Business Leaders

Charting a Course for Next-Generation Business Leaders

At a time when companies are competing to become the most sought-after digital platforms, outside-the-box-thinking and creativity become bankable advantages. More recently still, businesses are discovering the very real risks of not keeping pace with evolving societal conversations.

via The Aspen Institute

How Technology Trends Impact Global Trade

How Technology Trends Impact Global Trade

Different technologies in different parts of the technology adoption life cycle, when combined, could fundamentally change the way resources are allocated and international trade operates. Governments and businesses need to understand the current trends in order to stay ahead of the curve.

via World Economic Forum

Digital Business Talent: Why It’s a Top Priority for CEOs

Digital Business Talent: Why It's a Top Priority for CEOs

Digital growth tops the list of CEO business priorities in 2018 and 2019, according to the latest worldwide market study by Gartner. However, as growth becomes harder to achieve, CEOs are concentrating on changing and upgrading the structure of their companies — including digital business investments.

via Digital Lifescapes

Executive Summary: 2018 Digital Business Report

Executive Summary: 2018 Digital Business Report

In the 2018 Digital Business Report, MIT SMR and Deloitte find that digitally maturing organizations encourage distributed leadership and a healthy appetite for experimentation.

via Coming of Age Digitally

Senior Leaders Plan to Deploy Business Technology in 2018

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Overall, the INSEAD survey showed the transformational nature of different digital technologies. Companies have a variety of options to deal with the impact of technologies on their business models: partnerships, corporate board engagement and start-up accelerators.

via INSEAD

How AI Will Help Reduce Global Healthcare Costs

How AI will Help Reduce Global Healthcare Costs

According to OECD estimates, 20% of healthcare spend is wasted globally. The United States Institute of Medicine believes the figure is more like 30%. Using both estimates, the top 15 countries by healthcare expenditure waste an average of between $1,100 and $1,700 per person annually.

via World Economic Forum

Asia-Pacific ICT Spending to Exceed $1.5 Trillion in 2021

Asia-Pacific ICT Spending to Exceed $1.5 Trillion in 2021

Digital transformation continues to drive investment. Asia-Pacific region (excluding Japan) information and communications technology (ICT) spending — including new technologies — will reach $1.5 trillion in 2021, according to the latest IDC market study.

via IDC