Gartner Research

Agenda Overview for Business Innovation and Emerging Trends, 2014

Published: 03 January 2014

ID: G00259926

Analyst(s): Jackie Fenn , Stephen Prentice, Jorge Lopez


Our 2014 research agenda focuses on how business and IT leaders can lead their organizations into the new Digital Industrial Economy and deliver real competitive advantage. Understanding the new trends, progressing innovation and building a digital business are key to success.

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Key Issues

  • What new business models and growth strategies will be enabled by emerging technology and societal trends?
  • What are the most effective strategies for stimulating and managing innovation?
  • Where will information and technology generate the biggest wins and in what industries?
  • Which emerging and embryonic trends should enterprises examine for competitive advantage?
  • What new issues will emerging trends create within the organization, and how should business and IT leaders respond?

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