Visionary Innovation (Mega Trends)
Frost & Sullivan’s Visionary Innovation service provides actionable and value-focused insights on how transformative developments will impact future markets and the world we will live in. A thought-leader in global future trends, the Visionary Innovation service has built its expertise in understanding early warning signals, providing global companies insurance in the form of contingency planning for the future.
The team works with clients in a unique way— bringing together strong acumen for the future by identifying scenario-based opportunities and the deep industry expertise from Frost & Sullivan’s industry-specific verticals. The global team of consultants and futurists work with clients from all verticals using a unique macro-to-micro methodology. Through this process, companies are guided to design long-term strategy including product and technology planning in the light of Mega Trends.
The Visionary Innovation Research Groups’ publications present our visionary thinking on the most important trends and topics that will influence the world today and shape our tomorrow.
Our Advisory Services
Complementary to our powerful research content, our dedicated consulting services empower our clients with tailored information to address their specific needs.
Our Workshop Facilitation Services
An incremental part of our services is our “Innovating with Trends” workshops, used to drive awareness of the changes facing companies and society over the coming years and how to develop a strategic response.
Why Do Mega Trends Matter? – The Imperative to Act
Mega Trends are transformative, global forces that define the future world with their far reaching impact on business, societies, economies, cultures and personal lives. Effective Mega Trend planning supports long term sustainable growth and drives a culture of innovation. This acts as a form of insurance policy against future disruptive events that could impact growth both positively and negatively.
The Mega Trends We Track:
Connectivity & Convergence – Connected Living
Artificial Intelligence – The Cognitive Era
Future Consumers – Gen Y, Women and Digizens
New Business Models – Value for Many
Urbanization – City as a Customer
Smart Cities – Smart is the New Green
Health, Wellness and Wellbeing
Bricks and Clicks – Omnichannel Retail
Innovating to Zero
Future of Mobility
Future of Infrastructure
Future of Energy
The Next Game Changers – Beyond BRICS