The Lux Research 2022 Foresight Report

November 24, 2021 | State of the Market Report

Great innovations occur when technologies connect to address a critical question or market need. Sustainability is that question, and connected computational tools promise to meet that need. More and more devices are being computationally connected to create increasingly novel combinations of data, and issues like recycling, healthcare, climate change, and empowered consumerism are being connected via the theme of sustainability. We asked our analysts and thought leaders what they think of emerging new technologies, the status of existing technologies, and potential scenarios that might unfold in 2022 to create new winners and losers.


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

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Introduction
  • The Lux Sustainable Innovation Model
  • Table of Contents
  • Lux's Prioritization Approach
  • 2021 in Passing: Hindsights, Surprises, and Signposts
  • Climate Tech
  • Circular Tech
  • Future Consumer Tech
  • Digital Trends
  • Our (Un)popular Predictions for 2022
  • Where Would You Invest $10M in 2022?

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