Ascent Journey 2018

Development of this document was led by the Ascent Journey 2018 Editorial Board of the Atos Scientific Community: Paul Albada Jelgersma, Jose Fernando Esteban Lauzan, John Hall, Guy Lidbetter, Purshottam Purswani, Boris Scharinger, Hubert Tardieu.

Journey 2018 … on the road

Journey 2018 … on the road

Last month I and four fellow Scientific Community members went on the road … to Glasgow. Actually, on the rails in my case; you can’t beat the …

Connected Consumer in the 21st century

Connected Consumer in the 21st century

New shopping paradigms for the shopper of the 21st century Can you imagine a product talking to you in the shop selling itself?  Or a prize for visiting 5 …

Welcome

Welcome to Ascent Journey 2018, a unique analysis from the Atos Scientific Community, where we present our vision and anticipate the technology shifts that …

Our Vision

Our Vision

Looking ahead to 2018 – to a world with an estimated 4.5 billion smartphones, 2.5 billion users of social networks and more than 25 billion connected …

The Interplay of Mega-trends

The Interplay of Mega-trends

‘‘Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away.’’ — Philip K. Dick, Writer and Philosopher Demographics Trust …

Agility and Fragility

Agility and Fragility

‘‘I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in a fate that falls on them unless they act.’’ — G.K. Chesterton, …

Landing the Vision

Landing the Vision

The 3rd Digital Revolution will affect most aspects of business and private life by 2018. The Ascent Journey 2018 tracks explore the impact that this will …