IoT & Digital Transformation Trends from CES, MWC and Hannover Messe Events


Analyst teams from Counterpoint Research attended three of 2023’s most important tech events – the Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas, the Mobile World Congress, Barcelona and Industrial Transformation, Hannover Messe. During our visits, we focused on identifying the latest trends and advancements in IoT and digital transformation. After careful analysis and distillation of the information gathered, we identified seven key takeaways or focus areas that we believe are worth noting. This report presents our findings, which we hope will provide valuable insights for decision makers in the technology industry and beyond.

Table of Contents:

The report details the announcements, demonstrations and products that support the below identified trends:

  • Expanding IoT Ecosystem: Use Case-specific Solutions Galore
  • From Mobility to IoT: The Shifting Focus of Connectivity in the Digital Transformation Era
  • Unifying IoT: Deeper Partnerships as Players Work to Reduce Fragmentation
  • Metaverse Goes Industrial: The Pivot from Consumer to Industrial Applications
  • XR: Hindered by Inadequate Display Technology
  • AI Goes Mainstream: Generative AI Creates Buzz as Artificial Intelligence Becomes All-pervasive
  • Beyond Convenience: Consumer IoT Focuses on Health, Security and Energy

Number of Pages: 47

Publication Date: May 2023



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