3 mega trends re-shaping societies
These trends throw up challenges and opportunities.
48 megacities with more than 10m people by 20352
The urbanisation story is moving fast in emerging economies (more so than the developed world).
This population shift changes demand for a host of services and infrastructure – housing, food processing and transport, transport, healthcare and public amenities, amongst others.
10 billion people by 20601
Rapid population growth puts a strain on an already fragile environmental ecosystem.
Climate change and further increase in the global population threatens current living standards.
Energy efficiency and agricultural efficiency are likely to be two critical areas of focus.
100 years old – 10x more by 20601
A wide sphere of medical treatment, prevention and old age care is needed as society ages – everything form oncology to nursing. A greying society also supports robotics development as machines play a role in caring for our old.
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