In our Co-Session #32 we wanted to reflect on these two generations that share having lived all or most of their lives in a digital and hyperconnected world. And we did it hosted in Pier 01 by Barcelona Tech City, a private non-profit association that has turned this building in the port of the city into a hub and an accelerator for technological start-ups that has also become a benchmark for the local and international technological ecosystem based in Barcelona.
What is value to Millennials? And for Generation Z? What do these young people value? But also, what are their values? Are companies ready to respond to their needs and demands as consumers? And to capture and retain their talent? In our Co-Session 32 we tried to answer these and other questions related to the people that were born or grew up during the turn of the millennium.
During last decade, hopes of creating an electric vehicle powerhouse have triggered a growing number of alliances among car companies, battery makers and other technology developers. It’s worth to highlight among those the continued partnership between Tesla and Panasonic.
Insurance market could be among the most potentially disrupted as connecting people and devices becomes mainstream. In our last post we discussed how collaborating is a good way to deal with the challenge of insurance things in an innovative way. The same thing can be said about insurance people.
The recent partnership between Roost, a provider of home telematics, and the insurance company Erie lead us to consider the question of the many ways IoT can fundamentally impact the insurance market and the kind of collaborations needed by insurers in order to adapt to and survive this disruption.