8th May 2015, Balai Berita, NST Press, Bangsar
The Future Malaysia Forum (FMF) is a platform for national think yanks and Research Institutes (RIs) to come together and share their findings (analyses) to help policy makers, government ministries and agencies make informed decisions for the nation. Six think tanks and RIs were invited in presenting their insights on various topics namely economics, culture and social, policies and science.
Cutting edge technologies will impact most aspects in our live as new ideas transform the currently-accepted rules, processes, strategies and management approach of business. With the topic entitled “Game-changing technology 2025”, Rushdi Abdul Rahim, shared Top 10 game-changing technologies that can produce great disruption in our near future as they might transform the economy and our lives.
For example, the mobile Internet is expected to generate $3.7 trillion to $10.8 trillion of economic activity annually by 2025. This cuts across a range of applications including healthcare, education, the public sector, retail and payments and worker productivity. Other game-changing technologies including automation of knowledge work, advanced robotics, energy storage, 3D printing and advanced materials.
These technologies have already started to be integrated into society, changing the way we drive our cars, operate our homes, do our jobs, communicate and consume. With constant innovations on the horizon, too little is left to the imagination. As Samsung says –next is now!