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During a period characterized as a retail apocalypse, why are some retailers thriving while others face a tougher new reality? With the debate over bricks-and-mortar vs. online sales raging on, another development is quietly and profoundly impacting the industry. Participants will learn about the great retail bifurcation and how retailers might leapfrog from apocalypse into a period of renaissance.
The explosion of data in life sciences and health care holds much promise. How can improvements in data management amplify current efforts to help patients own their health and create insights to streamline business functions and develop new innovations? Participants will learn how they can modernize their approaches to data management and use innovation in automation, natural language processing, and artificial intelligence to drive value.
Smart mobility solutions promise to ease congestion, pollution, and other important societal challenges in dense urban environments. How are cities around the world making the vision of smart mobility a reality? Participants will explore results of Deloitte’s City Mobility Index report and how smart cities are laying the foundation for smart mobility.
Development and deployment of cost-effective and high-performance digital technologies, such as sensors, advanced communications and analytics tools, robotics, artificial intelligence, and blockchain is accelerating. What new ways of working do these technologies offer for energy and resources companies? Participants will learn how rapid advances in digital technology are creating new opportunities for energy and resources companies to improve operational efficiency and develop new services.
Harnessing data is a critical part of helping government organizations improve services and advance operations. How data gets used, who owns it, how it is analyzed, and how it benefits society are critical questions. Participants will explore ways in which the analysis and presentation of data can help governments improve and enhance services and operations.
The advertising market is undergoing a dramatic shift, with a variety of trends impacting the value chain and reshaping the future of the US advertising ecosystem, particularly in video. What should advertisers and publishers expect as this new ecosystem emerges? Participants will learn results of a new Deloitte research study and gain new insights on what to expect with the future of advertising.
With recent US tax reform, companies across industries are investigating the opportunities and challenges under the new law. How will the new law change the tax landscape for the real estate industry and what will the investment entities that fuel its growth likely to experience? Participants will learn how US tax reform is likely to affect REITs and their counterparts.