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Digitopia 2035 Scenario: A Question of Convenience — How to Create More Digital Value

Published: 21 August 2019

ID: G00439887

Analyst(s): Frank Buytendijk , Bettina Tratz-Ryan


Many Digitopia 2035 stories stress how technology creates convenience for people, but a shadow of totalitarian control always looms. Should we be striving for convenience? As a functional leader, question this goal and consider an alternative philosophy using technology to make new things possible.

Table Of Contents
  • Storytelling: A Question of Convenience
    • Theme 1. Digital Assistants
    • Theme 2. Digital Twins
    • Theme 3. Health
    • Theme 4. Mobility
    • The Dark Side of Convenience
    • Links to the Other Scenarios
  • Analysis: Early Indicators
  • Business Implications

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