The latest thought leadership from our expert teams

Whitepaper

AI in the driving seat

29th June 2020

Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) is the fastest growing technology segment in the automotive market. We examine the commercial and technological challenges to wider adoption of ADAS and set out...

  • AI & Analytics
  • Connectivity & IoT
  • Electronics & ASICs
  • Sensing
  • Signal processing
  • Strategic advice
Vlog

The AI Opportunity - getting Edge AI to work at its best

27th May 2020

The constraints of size, cost, power and connectivity present significant challenges in getting Edge AI to work at its best. This was the backdrop to a recent project we completed for an Asian technology giant...

  • AI & Analytics
Opinion

Is your AI responsible? Five questions to ask yourself

6th July 2020

As the debate moves on – and as we continue to learn from real-world deployments rather than abstract research – it seems like a good time to revisit our core principles for responsible AI. What should we be considering when we develop and deploy AI?

  • AI & Analytics
  • Strategic advice
Opinion

Playtime is over – VR is a serious tool for autonomous driving development

2nd July 2020

The game is up. Playtime is over and it’s time for virtual reality (VR) to graduate from a world of shooters and armchair sport to become a seriously influential component of breakthrough innovation.

  • AI & Analytics
  • Human factors
  • Sensing
  • User Experience (UX)
Opinion

It might be viable, but will regulators accept remote human factors testing?

23rd June 2020

Remote Human Factors testing of medical devices is a concept already being explored, and given the restrictions placed on us by the pandemic, has become a hot topic. The question is, even if it's viable, will the regulators accept it? 

  • Digital security
  • Human factors
  • User Experience (UX)
Opinion

Digital security: your safest bet for a competitive edge?

19th June 2020

Security is a problem, right? Well there's a radically different way to view it – as a positive force capable of putting clear water between you and your competitors. 

  • Digital security
  • Digital services
Opinion

Is your digital twin about to become your closest friend?

19th June 2020

Digital twins are everywhere, whether you realize it or not. They’ve been around for a long time in the industrial arena where digital representations of a plane or car in aerospace and automotive help engineers model and test systems without having to build a real prototype.

  • AI & Analytics
  • Connectivity & IoT
  • Digital services
  • Innovation management
  • Service design
  • Strategic advice
  • User Experience (UX)
Opinion

Will edge processing help incumbent OEMs in the autonomous driving race?

9th June 2020

OEMs face an uphill road – but advances in processing at the vehicle edge could be the key to helping them to keep pace and compete.

  • AI & Analytics
  • Electronics & ASICs
  • Sensing
eBook

Our wet shave challenge: how fluid delivery innovation can enable a ‘device plus chemistry’ future

9th June 2020

The ‘device plus chemistry’ movement is making its presence felt in areas such as home care and beverages as well as oral care and beauty.

  • Fluids & thermodynamics
  • Industrial design
  • Mechanical engineering
  • User Experience (UX)
Opinion

Human senses, ambient interfaces and the future of digital services

3rd June 2020

As the digital world matures, we seek to bridge the digital and physical worlds with connections that use more and more of our senses...

  • Digital services
  • Sensing
  • Service design
  • User Experience (UX)
Opinion

Looking beyond the headlines to the unmet needs in mechanical ventilation

28th May 2020

Recent months have seen an extraordinary global focus on intensive care and mechanical ventilators, as governments respond to the COVID-19 emergency. Understandably, much of the media attention has concentrated on urgent efforts to create the capacity to cover worst case pandemic scenarios. But beyond the headlines, what role will innovation now play in improving ventilators and ventilation? 

  • Human factors
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Sensing
  • Strategic advice
eBook

Our baby bottle challenge: highlighting fluid expertise that delivers across industries

28th May 2020

Fluid delivery is harder than it looks. And if precise and robust control of delivery can dramatically enhance the convenience, performance and user experience of a product, the opposite can undermine its reputation at a stroke.

  • Fluids & thermodynamics
  • Industrial design
  • Mechanical engineering
  • User Experience (UX)