Berg Health mines data to analyse why some people are insusceptible to certain diseases to help current treatments and discover new drugs. The future certainly looks bright – but have you started to notice the changes in everyday life that are already impacting our lives? Is technology the bringer of great peril? “You cannot wait until a house burns down to buy fire insurance on it.
We cannot wait until there are massive dislocations in our society to prepare for the Fourth Industrial Revolution.” Robert J. Shiller, 2013 Nobel laureate in economics, Yale University Throughout the globe transportation, communication and education have all improved through high tech. With every improvement, however, there are negative consequences such as resource depletion, increased population and pollution.