Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Innovation, Marketing and New Technology Foresight 2011
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Saving this for later?

Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime - even offline.

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Innovation, Marketing and New Technology Foresight 2011

353
views

Published on

Lecture given on 28 November 2011 in DCU to the MInT (Marketing, Innovation and Technology) course.

Lecture given on 28 November 2011 in DCU to the MInT (Marketing, Innovation and Technology) course.

Published in: Education, Technology, Business

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
353
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
9
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide
  • Grazebrook Engine, 1817, Birmingham EnglandOldest steam engine still capable of doing its original job.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Grazebrook_Beam_Engine.jpg
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Stephenson%27s_Rocket_drawing.jpg
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:1876_Bell_Speaking_into_Telephone.jpg
  • Replica of Benz Patent Motorwagen Engine, 1896http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Benz_Patent_Motorwagen_Engine.jpg
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Marconi_at_newfoundland.jpg
  • First regular, scheduled broadcasts of TV in November 1936 by BBC.
  • Wright brothers, December 17, 1903Kitty Hawk, North Carolinahttp://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/imagegallery/image_feature_976.html
  • Bell X-1, flown by Captain Charles “Chuck” Yaeger, 14 October 1947http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bell_X-1
  • Soviet Semyorka R7 Rockethttp://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Semyorka_Rocket_R7_by_Sergei_Korolyov_in_VDNH_Ostankino_RAF0540.jpgSputnik 1http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Sputnik_asm.jpg
  • ConcordeMaiden flight 1969, introdued into commercial service in 1976http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concorde
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moore's_law
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:5.25_inch_MFM_hard_disk_drive.JPG5.25” hard drive has 110MB
  • Matt Komorowski
  • http://www.networkworld.com/news/2008/022508-1988-vs-2008-a-tech.html
  • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ipod_Touch_1st_Generation.JPG
  • Microsoft Surface & Apple iPhone
  • On the left, Amazon Kindle 3On the right, Sony Prototype Flexible Electronic Paper Displayhttp://www.sonyinsider.com/2010/09/14/sony-shows-off-prototype-flexible-electronic-paper-display/
  • On the left, Nintendo Wii controllerOn the right, Microsoft Xbox360 Kinect
  • Arpanet started in 1969
  • Transcript

    • 1. Innovation, Marketing and New Technology Foresight Dr. Stephen Flinter, Science Foundation IrelandResearch for Ireland’s Future
    • 2. About SFI Founded in 2000 Statutory body in 2003 Annual budget €161m (2011), €156m (2012) Three core areas:  ICT  Life Sciences  Energy
    • 3. SFI Programmes Research Frontiers (>500 awards)  €50k-€150k (p.a.) Principal Investigator (>100 awards)  €150-€500k (p.a.) Strategic Research Cluster (19 awards)  €1m-€1.5m (p.a.) Centres for Science Engineering and Technology (9 awards)  €2m-€3.5m (p.a.)
    • 4. SFI Process Open calls Investigator-driven Bottom-up selection Expert, international peer review panels
    • 5. Watt’s Steam Engine (1775)
    • 6. Stephenson’s Rocket (1829)
    • 7. Bell’s Telephone (1876)
    • 8. Edison’s Light Bulb (1878)
    • 9. Benz’s Internal Combustion Engine (1896)
    • 10. Marconi’s Transatlantic Transmission (1901)
    • 11. Broadcast Television (1936)
    • 12. Powered Flight (1903)
    • 13. Supersonic Flight (1947)
    • 14. Space Flight (1957)
    • 15. Commercial Supersonic (1969)
    • 16. Commercial Bulk Carriers (1969)
    • 17. Apollo 11 – Moon Landing (1969)
    • 18. Low Cost Airlines (1985-)
    • 19. Platform Technologies Processing Storage Display Communications Sensing
    • 20. Moore’s Law The number of transistors on an integrated circuit doubles every 2 years The processor speed doubles every 18 months
    • 21. Moore’s Law
    • 22. Clock Speed
    • 23. Multicore Processors Intel Core i7 Processor
    • 24. Storage
    • 25. Reducing Cost of Storage http://www.mkomo.com/cost-per-gigabyte
    • 26. Samsung EcoGreen F2 HD103SI 1TB (2009) 1TB capacity €69
    • 27. Samsung Spinpoint F4EG – 2TB (2010) 2TB capacity €89.95
    • 28. Samsung Spinpoint F4EG – 2TB (2011) 2TB capacity €179.95
    • 29. Flash Memory
    • 30. iPod Introduced October 2001 5 & 10 GB capacities
    • 31. iPod Touch Introduced September 2007 8, 32, 64GB
    • 32. The Innovator’s Dilemma Clayton M. Christensen (2000)
    • 33. Displays: from CRT to LCD
    • 34. Touch Sensitive Displays
    • 35. Electronic PaperAmazon Kindle 3 Sony Prototype Flexible EPD
    • 36. Guesture-based Interaction
    • 37. Communications 7.2mbps wireless (HSDPA) ~7mbps (WiMAX) 20mbps wired broadband 75-300mbps wireless (3G LTE) 100mbps WiFi (802.11n) 100-1000mbps wireless (4G) 1000mbps LAN
    • 38. Photonics Used to support backbone networks 40 gbps – 1.5 tbps
    • 39. Cognative Radio Ultra wide band Multiple frequencies Software defined radio
    • 40. Positional SensorsGPS Sensor In-car Sat Nav
    • 41. Chemical/Environmental SensorsMicrofluidics array & phosphate sensor package – NCSR & Clarity CSET
    • 42. Home/Building Sensors
    • 43. Body SensorsAn Post cycle team at being fitted with Foster Miller sensor vest (Clarity Centre)
    • 44. Internet & World Wide Web Web 1.0 Web 2.0Pre-92 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
    • 45. Web 3.0 – Semantic Web Ascribing meaning to data Linked Data  Connecting disparate data sources DERI sig.ma semantic search engine
    • 46. Internet of Things Billions or even trillions of connected devices Both wired & wireless Sensor web & semantic web
    • 47. Assisted Living Using sensor web to monitor well being Fall detection Variations in daily routine
    • 48. Medical Devices Advanced signal processing Real-time data analysis Connected devices Neonatal brain monitoring at UCC
    • 49. Location Awareness Mobile devices Multiple sensors Layer additional information based on location Layar augmented reality
    • 50. Data Analytics Measuring your website …personal finances …business …warehouse …retail centre …
    • 51. Data Mining & Visualisation Enormous growth in volume of data Growing need to analyse and visualise data Data visualisation – SFI Clique SRC
    • 52. Conclusions Platform technologies continue to develop at exponential pace New applications emerging to exploit platform technologies Innovation happening at the integration points Analyzing the data becoming increasingly harder Sensor-based technologies next big thing
    • 53. Contactstephen.flinter@sfi.ie@sflinter (Twitter)http://flinter.com/contact