In previous decades, cutting-edge S&T has stemmed from defence research. As the pace of change has increased and technology has become more prolific, a shift has occurred and new products, services and business models increasingly arise from the wider world of commerce. It is vital that defence and security organisations learn from global trends around us and combine them with domain knowledge to protect our national interests moving forward.
In partnership with Wired, our latest report looks at six areas of technology set to change our future. Our QinetiQ subject matter and technical experts provide an explanation at the end of each chapter.
2. Quantum Technologies
3. Programmable Materials
4. Edge Computing
5. Biomimicry & Bioinspiration
6. Electromagnetic Interference