The march of tech-driven disruption is now a sprint, one that’s accelerating in an astonishing array of fields. Finance, manufacturing, media, entertainment, sports, education, energy, health care, and automobiles are simultaneously undergoing transformative makeovers, with new winners and losers emerging with amazing speed. Forces powering this intertwined revolution include connected smartphones and devices, big data analytics, the cloud, advances in life sciences and physics, and the emergence of a new generation of consumers who have very different expectations, habits, and sensibilities.
– David Kenny, General Manager, IBM Watson
– David Mindell, Professor, MIT; Co-founder and CEO, Humatics
– Shivon Zilis, Partner, Bloomberg Beta
– Adam Lashinsky, Fortune