Our trends are an effort to anticipate the near future by detecting social, economic, scientific and technological trends and analyzing their potential applications and impact on current business models. We strive to create a more advanced and competitive society.
- Technology and inequality
This trend analyses the potential of technology to combat inequality in society, through the improvement of services and opportunities for all of society, whether in developed or emerging econo[...]
- Salud Digital
This trend analyzes how the digital revolution has reached health. The expert of the Future Trends Forum analyzed this new revolution to develop a new map of digital health, with its barriers a[...]
This trend analyzes the development of cybersecurity around transparency, surveillance and privacy, as it becomes a driver for new business opportunities.
- The machine revolution
This trend has analyzed how new technological developments (the Internet, robotics, artificial intelligence, etc.) will boost employment and labor markets in the next decade.
- Big Data and human performance
This trend analyzes the study of human behavior and its implications for individuals, business and governments from a data-driven perspective.
- The future of currencies
This trend analyzes new innovation trends in connection with the new financial services.
- The Keys for the new global balance
This trend presents the proposals of our think thank on the new flows of capital (human, financial and intellectual) that will reshape the economic landscape for decades to come.
This trend examines the scientific and technological progresses that increase and enhance human capabilities.
- Unemployment in development economies
This trend discusses the problem of unemployment in developed economies.
- A Road Map for increased innovation in Pharma
This trend analyzes the new landscape shaped for pharmaceutical innovation with all the stakeholders involved.
- Education in the twenty first century
This trend analyzes education as the final variable that determines future economic growth in this century.
- Social Technologies
This trend analyzes the latest technological trend that is changing our environment: the social technologies.
- Internet of things
This trend analyzes a technology that enables connecting to the net any conceivable object, thus becoming smart and offering endless possibilities.
- The art of innovation and entrepreneurship
Tendencia que analiza los ingredientes necesarios para que la innovación y el espíritu emprendedor tengan lugar en nuestra sociedad.
- Cloud Computing
This trend analyzes the cloud: a revolutionary access to technology, enabling individuals and companies to access computer services.
- Social innovation
This trend identifies the strategies to follow in order to achieve a model of social and economic organization underpinned by ethical values and sustainable development.
- Mobile technologies
This trend analyzes the newfound openness of the mobile market and how it affects the supply of devices and services. It provides some clues on how to seize upcoming opportunities in the indust[...]
- Competing in challenging times
This trend analyzes the new multipolar world order, characterized by a greater weight of emerging economies, and it delves into new rules of the game that will set the dynamics of markets where[...]
- New consumers
This trend analyzes the causes and consequences of the singularity of global aging and immigration as new factors in trade and business trends.
- Web 2.0
This trend offers a general and comprehensive vision of the Web 2.0 and its impact on social networks.
- Innovation: the wealth of nations
This trend defines the concept of innovation, and gives a diagnosis of the current state of affairs around the world while analyzing its implications and their influence in competitiveness and [...]
- Energy: the challenge of demand
This trend analyzes the combination of finite resources with unstoppable demand and how a production unable to accompany the pace of consumption will produce tensions in the global economy.
This trend analyzes how to face the challenge of China since it decided to open up to the outside world and its global impact.
This trend analyzes the development of the science and nanoscale engineering and its impact on society.
This trend discusses the likely future awaiting the new generation of mobile phones known as 3G.
- Personalized medicine
This trend analyzes the new medical environment that will allow the progressive application of preventive and curative treatments based on genetic information.
This trend analyzes the radio frequency identification technology (RFID) installed in objects to transmit data to an RFID receiver and its commercial implications.