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Week of Jun 03

“The baseline of technology is devoid of moral judgement.” – Atefeh Riazi, Assistant Secretary-General & CITO, UN

Atefeh Riazi
Week of May 27

“Shadow #IT is not a bug in the new world of #IT, it’s a feature.” – Esteban Herrera, Partner & Global Leader, ISG Research

Esteban Herrera
Week of May 20

$460 billion

Internet of Things service revenues expected by 2026, according to ABI Research.

ABI Research
Week of May 13

 $80.5 billion 

The anticipated size of the Chinese robotics market by 2022, according to IDC.

Week of May 06

70 %

The number of organizations that will integrate AI to assist employees’ productivity by 2021, according to Gartner.

Week of Apr 22

$95.8 billion

Worldwide spending on smart cities initiatives expected in 2019, according to IDC.

Week of Apr 08

$15.7 trillion

AI’s potential contribution to global economy by 2021, according to PwC.

Week of Mar 25


The number of tech leaders who expect blockchain to disrupt their businesses by 2021, according to KPMG.

Week of Mar 11

$8 billion

The precision medical imaging market by 2027, according to Frost & Sullivan.

Frost & Sullivan
Week of Feb 25

$4.6 trillion

Worldwide ICT spending on hardware, software, services and telecommunications expected by 2022, according to IDC

Week of Feb 18


The number of organizations implementing IoT that already use digital twins or plan to within a year, according to Gartner.

Week of Feb 11

“IoT is changing and extending the boundaries of the CIO’s focus and contributing to a shift from back office to front office responsibilities.”—Bill VanCuren, Senior Vice President and CIO, NCR Corporation