Engineers are constantly making impressive advancements in technology that are integrated into our lives and effectively change the way we live in various areas.
If you’re not already excited about what’s in store for 2020, here are some fascinating trends in different areas to look out for!
- Artificial Intelligence
- AI is becoming more mainstream within companies and it’s beginning to change the infrastructure of businesses entirely. This is a very exciting technology to look out for!
- Autonomous Driving
- This is a scary, but exciting one! Self-driving systems including features such as lane assistance, automatic breaking and self-parking are on the rise.
- Surgical robots, cancer treatment, and health monitoring devices such as watches are a few of the impressive advancements being made in medical technology. The trend to look out for here is predictive and preventative medicine.
- Eco-Friendly Technologies
- Electric cars, energy storage technologies and more cost-effective alternative energies are all things we hope to see integrated more intensely into our everyday lives.
- Creativity and Innovation
- Thinking outside the box is continuously growing in importance within engineering and 2020 will be a year where all types of minds are needed for this to happen. We will continue to see diversity within engineering increase as the need for creativity and innovation grows.
Whether you’re involved in the advancements within these areas, others, or just excited about engineering in general, we hope this inspired you to take a step back to recognize the impact of engineering.
Let us know what you’re most excited for in 2020!