Announcing our next global research initiative for cities
From Future Vision to Urban Reality
Climate change, digital disruption, failing infrastructure, social inequity, and geopolitical and economic uncertainty. The challenges for cities—and the imperative for urban modernization—have never been greater.
Our upcoming ground-breaking research will provide urban leaders with a new playbook for becoming future ready—that is, sustainable, resilient, inclusive, and prosperous.
It will offer actionable insights into how 250 cities are harnessing technology, data, partnerships, and new business models to drive transformative change across urban domains.
ThoughtLab is a global research firm creating visionary thinking at the intersection of technology, business, and government. Our multidisciplinary team of economists, industry experts, technologists, and business editors use the latest quantitative and qualitative tools to assess the impact of technology on business performance, urban plans, financial markets, and consumer expectations. Leading consulting, technology, and financial firms use our innovative research to engage corporate and public-sector decision makers.
New and trending thought leadership
Just released proprietary research conducted by ThoughtLab on behalf of leading global brands
Bentley: Condition Monitoring Report
This report provides a global snapshot of condition monitoring and how organizations drive value through automation and digitization, along with the challenges they face.This timely analysis provides actionable insights to help both end users and service providers identify opportunities in 2023 and beyond.
Hitachi Vantara: The State of Data Infrastructure Sustainability
In a recent study among 1,000 global businesses by Hitachi Vantara and ThoughtLab, the data center is identified as a focal point for decarbonization, though many don’t fully understand the impact the data center has on their overall carbon footprint.
SoftwareOne: 2023 Cloud Outlook
ThoughtLab and SoftwareOne surveyed 300 senior technology executives at North American companies across industries. The research showed that nearly all the companies (95%) started their cloud journeys in the last five years, and most within the last 2-4 years.
Latest multi-sponsored thought leadership
Ground-breaking research now underway or recently completed by ThoughtLab in conjunction with a coalition of sponsors
Building a Future-Ready City
This new program brings together top city government, business, and academic leaders to examine the most effective investments and solutions for meeting the social, environment, and economic imperatives of operating in a radically different, post-pandemic world.
Cybersecurity Solutions for a Riskier World
This timely study analyzed the cybersecurity strategies and performance metrics of 1,200 large organizations across 14 different sectors and 16 countries, representing $125.2 billion of annual cybersecurity spending. It reveals the approaches that lead to the best results.
Wealth and Asset Management 4.0
The pandemic has been a watershed event for the wealth industry, accelerating dramatic changes in investor attitudes, behaviors, and expectations. Our study of 500 wealth management providers and investors reveals six key megatrends that will alter the course of the Industry.
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On-demand webinars and upcoming events with ThoughtLab
Webinar: Cybersecurity Solutions for a Riskier World: Benchmarking investments, results, and best practices
Listen as ThoughtLab, Resolute Strategic Services, Booz Allen Hamilton, and cybersecurity experts discuss how business and government can protect themselves in the emerging risk landscape.
Webinar: Wealth and Asset Management 4.0, Incorporating ESG in Business
This panel discussion examines the mega-trends disrupting the industry and the future of wealth and asset management. Specifically, how ESG and regulatory shifts will transform the wealth industry. This is part of a four webinar series.
ThoughtLab was recognized as one of the top 10 most promising cybersecurity services companies of 2022
In recent years, cybersecurity has evolved from an information technology function into a strategic role, tasked not only with securing an organization's operations but also providing direction and insights into how it should best protect its data.