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Future visions
for a 5G world

Read the stories from futurists, economists and other experts that are thinking ahead

What does a 5G future look like?

A world powered by 5G technology is an exciting proposition. Offering communication that has higher speeds, more capacity, better resilience and low latency as its hallmarks, many innovative use cases are already emerging.

But away from the now-familiar examples – driverless cars, drone networks and telemedicine, for example – how might 5G change our world in other, more unexpected ways?

To find out, we looked beyond technology forecasters and instead gathered stories from a wide range of visionaries. From futurologists to economists and behavioural experts to sci-fi novelists, they each reveal a vision of a 5G-enabled world through the lens of their discipline.

Hear their stories.