Source: Everett Rogers Technology Adoption Lifecycle model
Digital Reporting Trends• U.S. introduced legislation for use of XBRL• Germany and U.K. considering legislation• SAP facilitates online reporting• Behavioral shift: stationary to mobile Efficiency shift: single printed report to centralised management of reports in multiple channels
Traditional Approach $ Draft in Typesetting in Conversion to Print ready PDF MS Word InDesign “web version” Stress
Potential Improvements• Improve end-user experience• Decrease total cost and time to market• Remove channel limitations• Increase reach• Eliminate sequential dependencies• Reduce stress
Overview of KWD Reporting Value Chain Create Communicate Connect Content Interactivity Corporate website MS Word Rich media Print Own the process Information drilldown Search engines Tablets/Smartphone Social media
Connect Layout editors Print ready PDF Brand manager Anytime a PDF copy can be extracted for internal Art director circulations and revisions. Web designer The final PDF version can be printed using digital or Typesetters offset printing. System developers Web version, HTML Content editors Textual content is linked to Project managers the print version, which eliminates human errors. Content providers (Finance, CSR) The platform renders perfectly valid HTML code Copywriters to optimize the pages for Translators public search engines. Specialists (IR, CSR) It works on any kind of web server or client browser.