Uncategorised

If you’re talking about digital, it’s already too late…

George Muir is a futurist with IKEA. As he told delegates at WORKTECH London 2016, a fourth industrial revolution is just around the corner…

George Muir is charged with visualising the future IKEA workplace. A speaker at WORKTECH London 2016, Muir talked about four great waves of technological change – from steam power and the industrial age of efficiency to the birth of the microprocessor and now a coming era ‘when humans and technology are set to become one’.

In this video interview for the Academy, Muir explains that the physical and digital environment must be conceived as a single entity. As he says: ‘If you’re talking about digital, it’s already too late.’

Report on WORKTECH London 2016 conference here
Find exclusive content in the

INNOVATION ZONE

Premium content for Global Partners, Corporate and Community Members.
The latest analysis and commentary on the future of work and workplace in four distinct themes: Research & Insights, Case Studies, Expert Interviews and Trend Publications.

LEARN MORE