Industry spotlight: The five essential digital building blocks transforming the construction industry

From top to bottom, here’s our High Five of the top ConTech innovations taking construction out of the dust and into the digital age ­– from drone technology and data analytics for net-zero buildings, to IoT-based wearable tech. It’s all…

Industry outlook: Distanced learning gave EdTech an opportunity to shine

Now that the world has a year’s worth of remote learning experience, how has the EdTech sector changed during the pandemic? And what does the future look like for the industry? Here’s what the experts think.

Industry Spotlight: RetailTech goes the distance as consumer behaviours shift amid COVID-19 disruption

Many industry experts believe that the digital transformation of retail has been accelerated by 3-5 years as retail companies try to keep pace with the demands of more digitally-conscious and pandemic-aware consumers...

Industry spotlight: InsurTech is on course to thrive in the digital-first insurance era

With over 300 InsurTech investment deals completed last year, here’s our top six stories, predictions and trends from the most promising InsurTech companies shaking up the industry...

Six of the best MedTech developments from around the world

In a return to our popular industry spotlight series, we’re focusing on the global MedTech industry. During COVID-19, the MedTech industry has found itself both trying to detect the virus and supply frontline emergency workers with equipment to fight it...

How has Covid-19 impacted FinTech?

We’re back with the next instalment in our popular series of industry spotlights and this week we’re focusing on the FinTech industry. The coronavirus crisis has escalated the use of technology...

Growing into the new normal in agritech

COVID-19 put incredible strain on the agriculture industry globally and has exposed several vulnerabilities in the food system, such as insufficient capacity in domestic food production and labor challenges...

What does the future look like for aerospace? Industry experts weigh-in

Re-designed cabin interiors, cargo aircraft and contact-free processes become the norm The aerospace industry was one of the hardest hit by the coronavirus crisis, with flights running at an all time low capacity during the height of the pandemic –…

Pre- and post-pandemic industry activity: what the experts are saying

China changes, Boeing needs to take stock, growth in emotional empathy, manufacturing marches on… The COVID-19 pandemic has left no industry untouched as supply chains, transport links and staff availability were all heavily disrupted. The manufacturing industry was no exception,…