The rate of current change which drives the dynamics of the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) can lead to believe that this sector is close to its level of maturity.

However, notable examples of new developments are permanently displayed. They challenge their great generating ability, modifying characteristics and scope of such traditional businesses as telephony, credit cards or bank transfer system and payments.

This evolution and continuous development have enabled a steady growth in terms of international investment in IT.

Global investment in IT (USD billion)


Number of mobile users (billions)

In this context, Foresight 2020 conducts regular monitoring of activities, trends, major investment projects and changes in risk structures within the Information and Communication Technologies sector.