2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index
The results of the 2016 study show the ongoing influence manufacturing has on driving global economies. From its influence on infrastructure development, job creation, and contribution to gross domestic product (GDP), a strong manufacturing sector creates a clear path toward economic prosperity.
Powering the future of mobility
How the electric power sector can prepare for its critical role in the new transportation ecosystem
With the predicted rise in electric vehicle (EV) adoption—due to its affordability, advanced technology, and the associated incentives—the demand for electric power is expected to increase. How can electric companies harness the future of mobility to address their longstanding challenges?
The future of work and the impact of technology
Tim Hanley, Global Consumer & Industrial Products Leader
In an increasingly connected world, one only has to think of how platforms such as Facebook, Netflix, or Uber have transformed how we interact with and perceive different industries. As AI systems, robotics, and cognitive tools grow in sophistication, almost every job is being reinvented.
Global Cyber Executive Briefing
Manufacturers are increasingly being targeted not just by traditional malicious actors such as hackers and cyber-criminals, but by competing companies and nations engaged in corporate espionage. Motivations range from money and revenge to competitive advantage and strategic disruption.
2017 Global aerospace and defense sector financial performance study
Defense subsector expands, while commercial aerospace growth slows down
The 2017 study looks at the top 100 global aerospace and defense (A&D) companies that have generated at least US$500 million in revenues in 2016.