Shaping the Future of Consumption

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is transforming entire systems of production, distribution and consumption. Unprecedented levels of technological innovation are giving rise to new models of consumption – products and services – including where and how they are being accessed.

The transformation will create significant economic opportunity across developed and emerging economies. Navigating through the uncharted territories of digital disruption will give rise to key societal challenges that need to be addressed.

How will evolution of retail impact employment? What are the environmental challenges when millions of packages are moving every day to support on-demand desires? What regulation is needed to ensure data security and privacy?