Is the UK prepared for a pandemic?

UK coronavirus

Experts debate the authorities’ approach in communicating news and advice about coronavirus to the public

What does Huawei mean for national security?

China and techno-nationalism

Questions still remain over the impact Huawei Technologies could have on the telecoms landscape in the UK and the world over

Is US regulation a threat to innovation?

US patent law

Experts debate whether America’s patent rules are favouring larger organisations over independent inventors

How to predict and prevent future threats

From job losses to artificial intelligence ethics, C-suites have a multitude of reputational challenges to consider as they approach 2020

When tech converges and patents overlap

A 'cross-pollination' of ideas and technologies within the autonomous vehicles market is complicating the process of patenting creations

Is America losing out on the Northern Sea Route?

As the polar ice caps continue to recede at record levels, China and Russia could take advantage as the Northern Sea Route opens up. Whether this would be a strategic trade move or a geopolitical play remains to be seen

Is property inheritance widening the wealth gap?

Whether we are increasingly living in a system not necessarily defined by class but by our inherited wealth gets a mixed reception from economists

Research experts even more vital in big data era

For companies to add value through data science, they still need market researchers to interpret the “what” from the “why”