Marco Annunziata

Welcome to the age of the industrial internet

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Filmed Jan 2013 at TED@BCG San Francisco
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Everyone's talking about the "Internet of Things," but what exactly does that mean for our future? In this thoughtful talk, economist Marco Annunziata looks at how technology is transforming the industrial sector, creating machines that can see, feel, sense and react — so they can be operated far more efficiently. Think: airplane parts that send an alert when they need to be serviced, or wind turbines that communicate with one another to generate more electricity. It's a future with exciting implications for us all.

Marco Annunziata
/ Economist

The Chief Economist at General Electric, Marco Annunziata is a financial virtuoso with a passion for technology.  Full bio.

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