New report

18 for 2018

“What technologies will you be following in 2018 that have the greatest potential to transform the world over the next decade?”

We asked this question to the Lux Research analyst team.

We also investigated the same question using our Lux Intelligence Engine (LuxIE) data platform.

Company Snapshot | Feb 15

New Infrared Technologies

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Digital Transformation, Sensors

Company Profile | Feb 15

Vigilant Diagnostics

Thermal lateral flow assay reader

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Digital Health and Wellness, Digital Transformation, Sensors

Company Profile | Feb 15

AerNos

MEMS-based gas sensors

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Digital Health and Wellness, Digital Transformation, Sensors

Company Snapshot | Feb 14

BOE Technology Group

Supplier of semiconductor display technologies, products, and services

Accelerating Materials Innovation, Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Digital Transformation, Electronic User Interfaces, Wearable Electronics

Company Profile | Feb 14

Xperiel

Offers an AR-based marketing authoring tool that leverages digital gamification

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Digital Transformation, Electronic User Interfaces, Wearable Electronics

Analyst Insight | Feb 14

Saudi Arabia's shift to renewables will include grid storage, but is Li-ion the right technology for the job?

Energy Storage, Next Generation Power, Owning the Energy Transition

Company Profile | Feb 14

Natron Energy

Na-ion batteries using Prussian blue dye active material

Energy Storage, Owning the Energy Transition

Company Profile | Feb 14

StoreDot

Synthetic organic compounds for fast-charging Li-ion batteries and displays

Accelerating Materials Innovation, Advanced Materials, Digital Transformation, Electronic User Interfaces, Energy Storage, Owning the Energy Transition

Company Profile | Feb 14

ESS Inc.

Iron-based electrolyte flow battery developer

Energy Storage, Owning the Energy Transition

Company Profile | Feb 13

Numenta

Artificial intelligence research

Digital Transformation, Industrial Big Data and Analytics

Publication Date: Feb 21

Aquabotix

Autonomous Systems 2.0 | Developer of underwater remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) and hybrid autonomous underwater/remotely operated vehicles (AUV/ROV hybrid)

Publication Date: Feb 21

Einride

Autonomous Systems 2.0 | Autonomous, electric truck for commercial transportation of cargo and freight

Publication Date: Feb 21

Flutura Solutions

Digital Transformation | Decision sciences and analytics for big data

Publication Date: Feb 22

E3 Metals

Publication Date: Feb 22

Cobratex

Advanced Materials, Bio-based Materials and Chemicals | Bamboo fibers for composite applications

Publication Date: Feb 22

EcoSynthetix

Accelerating Materials Innovation, Advanced Materials, Bio-based Materials and Chemicals, Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness | Biopolymer nanoparticles for adhesive and coating applications

Publication Date: Feb 22

Desalitech

Owning the Energy Transition, Water

Publication Date: Feb 22

Kiwigrid

Distributed Generation, Future Grid, Industrial Internet of Things | Energy IoT platform for utilities, distribution system operators, solar providers, and automotive companies

Publication Date: Feb 22

Nerdalize

Future Grid, Owning the Energy Transition | Water heater harnessing waste heat from embedded computing power

Publication Date: Feb 22

Olivine

Future Grid | Distributed energy resource management system and demand response

Publication Date: Feb 22

SecurityMatters

Digital Transformation, Industrial Big Data and Analytics, Industrial Internet of Things | Cyber resilience platform for industrial network and operations security

Publication Date: Feb 22

GridCure

Future Grid | Predictive analytics for distribution utilities

Publication Date: Feb 22

Advanced Microgrid Solutions

Distributed Generation, Energy Storage, Future Grid, Owning the Energy Transition | Distributed energy storage for peak demand reduction and utility-focused virtual power plants

Publication Date: Feb 23

eyeSight Mobile Technologies

Publication Date: Feb 28

SemaConnect

Energy Storage, Future Grid | Level 2 EV charging stations with demand response

Publication Date: Feb 28

IrisVR

Electronic User Interfaces, Wearable Electronics | Develops software for immersive design review and collaboration in virtual reality

Publication Date: Feb 28

eCAMION

Energy Storage, Owning the Energy Transition | System integrator for stationary and mobile applications using third-party Li-ion cells

Publication Date: Feb 28

Greenlots

Energy Storage, Future Grid, Owning the Energy Transition | Electric vehicle charging hardware and networking software

Publication Date: Mar 1

gr3n recycling

Accelerating Materials Innovation, Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness | Utilizes microwave reactor to depolymerize waste PET to its TPA and MEG components

Publication Date: Mar 1

Melodea

Accelerating Materials Innovation, Advanced Materials, Bio-based Materials and Chemicals, Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Nanotechnology | Producer of nanocrystalline cellulose (NCC)

Publication Date: Mar 1

SP3H

Digital Health and Wellness, Sensors

Publication Date: Mar 5

Perfect Day

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Food and Nutrition | Animal-free dairy ingredients using synthetic biology techniques

Publication Date: Mar 5

Botaneco

Publication Date: Mar 5

mOasis

Agro Innovation, Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness | Hydrophilic polymer gel soil amendment for conserving water and increasing crop yield

Publication Date: Mar 5

California Safe Soil

Agro Innovation, Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Food and Nutrition | Bio-fertilizer from food waste

Publication Date: Mar 6

German Reprap

Materials Design and Manufacturing | FFF 3D printing hardware, materials, and software

Publication Date: Mar 8

WaterTectonics

Owning the Energy Transition

Publication Date: Mar 8

EcoWorthTech

Publication Date: Mar 9

Black Box VR

Electronic User Interfaces, Wearable Electronics | VR gym combining HIIT with VR gaming

Publication Date: Mar 9

Hoverlay

Electronic User Interfaces, Wearable Electronics | Augmented reality for mobile

Publication Date: Mar 9

Airthings

Digital Health and Wellness, Wearable Electronics | Radon and air quality monitoring

Publication Date: Mar 19

Farm.One

Publication Date: Mar 19

Applied Biotechnology Institute

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness

Publication Date: Mar 22

Via Science

Future Grid, Owning the Energy Transition | Artificial intelligence and blockchain for critical grid infrastructure

Publication Date: Apr 3

Paperless Parts

Materials Design and Manufacturing | Cost quoting software for the additive manufacturing marketplace

Publication Date: Apr 3

Valagro

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness

Publication Date: Apr 4

Nutrigenomix

Consumer Choices in Food, Health, and Wellness, Food and Nutrition | Personalized nutrition assessment via genetic testing

Publication Date: Apr 17

Rowbot

Publication Date: Aug 1

Renewlogy

Alternative Fuels | Pyrolysis of waste plastic for fuel oil production

Interview Date: Sep 1

HolCo, Inc.

Nanotechnology | Technical validation of software

Publication Date: Feb 1

Dongguan Baode Biological Engineering

Les 2018

Upcoming Webinars

Analyst Speaking Engagements

  • in-adhesives 2018
    Munich, Germany | February 20-21, 2018
    Attendees: Cecilia Gee (speaking)
  • Smart Manufacturing Summit
    Stuttgart, Germany | February 21-23, 2018
    Attendees: Mike Rolfes, Analyst (speaking)
  • Humanity 2.0 in the Age of Exponential Technologies
    Barcelona, Spain | February 26, 2018
    Attendees: Mark Bunger, VP of Research (speaking)