Industry Trends to 2040

Claudia Eckert, Ola Isaksson, Sophie Hallstedt, Johan Malmqvist, Anna Öhrwall Rönnbäck, Massimo Panarotto
2019 Proceedings of the International Conference on Engineering Design  
AbstractThe engineering design community needs to development tools and methods now to support emerging technological and societal trends. While many forecasts exist for technological and societal changes, this paper reports on the findings of a workshop, which addressed trends in engineering design to 2040. The paper summarises the key findings from the six themes of the workshop: societal trends, ways of working, lifelong learning, technology, modelling and simulation and digitisation; and
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doi:10.1017/dsi.2019.218 fatcat:oz7gfz7wfzf2nbvin6d5nmnqpm