Drivers of change are the pressures that make society evolve or industry develop. They may include legislation, environmental considerations, changes in human behaviour, cultural differences or financial factors. Technology and Measurement Foresighting identified three drivers of change:
These three drivers are seen in every industry and country, and will impact all of us. We used these drivers to analyse industries and highlight which technologies are key for the future.
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COVID-19: a new driver?
As the Technology and Measurement Foresighting project drew to a close, the coronavirus caused drastic changes in our society. Was this a new driver or did we predict a global pandemic?
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