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TMT Predictions 2016


TMT Predictions 2016

Discover the major Technology, Media & Telecommunication trends that will impact your business

Welcome to the 2016 edition of Deloitte’s predictions for the Technology, Media, and Telecommunications (TMT) sectors. These Predictions reveal the perspectives gained from hundreds of conversations with industry leaders, and tens of thousands of consumer interviews across the globe.

Executive summary

Our objective with TMT Predictions is to identify critical inflection points that we believe should inform industry strategic thinking, and to explain how we think these will manifest over the next 12-18 months for companies in Technology, Media, Telecommunications (TMT), and other industries.

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    Duncan Stewart

    Director of research, TMT

    Cornelia Calugar-Pop

    Lead TMT Researcher


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