NTT DATA Technology Foresight 2020

Technology trends driving business innovation


NTT DATA R&D experts continuously analyze real-world case studies and other sources to identify the most significant technology and societal trends that we believe will drive change over the next three to ten years. The Information Society Trends provide our perspective on the evolution of society and business. The Technology Trends summarize our views on innovative technologies and their impact on the world.

NTT DATA Technology Foresight has identified advanced technologies that will be important over the next three to ten years. In NTT DATA Technology Foresight 2020, the report derives the core concepts for using these technologies in the form of three information society trends, which focus on the social and business viewpoints, and eight technology trends, which detail technology and future vision.

Information Society Trends:
  1. Individual-Centered Design
  2. Expand Beyond Borders
  3. Forge New Norms
Technology Trends:
  1. Intellectual Advancement of AI
  2. Coexistence with AI
  3. Data-Driven Transformation
  4. AI for Healthcare & Life Sciences
  5. Security for the Digital Era
  6. Computer Power Evolution
  7. Synergy in Human-Machine Systems
  8. Hardware Evolution for Service Operations