19 for 2019: Transformational Technologies Reshaping the World

November 28, 2018 | State of the Market Report

We asked the Lux Research analyst team: “What innovations and technologies will you be following in 2019 that have the greatest potential to transform the world over the next decade?” We also investigated the same question using our Lux Intelligence Engine data platform. This report shows the top 19 transformational technologies reshaping the world, ranked and evaluated for their industry impact. We also highlight what changed from last year's list, what companies are best-positioned to lead based on their innovation in these 19 areas, and what the longer list – the Lux 299 – looks like.


  • Chemicals
  • CPG
  • Government & Non-Profit
  • Industrials
  • Oil and Gas
  • Utilities

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Introduction
  • The 19 for 2019 list
  • Companies that excel in the 19 for 2019
  • Introducing the Lux 299
  • Outlook

Lead Analysts

Cosmin Laslau, Ph.D.
Director, Research Products
Senior Vice President, Group Director

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