The QVARTZ Annual 2017 brings you stories from inspirational companies, intriguing organisations, new offices and cool people around the world.
There is great uncertainty about the future of the retail industry. Will traditional retailers be able to survive without renewing themselves?
"We have the same revenue, but we are flying an additional three million people; more than half the population of Denmark. That shows how aggressive the competition in the industry is".
Last Friday, we once again celebrated the acceleration and accumulation of knowledge and passion in the QVARTZ civilization.
Today, QVARTZ Partner Michael Laursen crosses the threshold to the Golden Age.
Get insights on how the largest Norwegian companies address digital transformation
The Norwegian oil and gas supplier industry is faced with a golden opportunity: to switch focus from the longer-term declining oil and gas sector towards the growing the renewable energy sector.
“The industry is still in its baby shoes in regard to getting digital and getting online".
What are the biggest future challenges according to 50 Danish executives?
The innovative consultancy Vertical Strategy specialises in creating new business models, incubation and customer experiences. Their portfolio counts cutting edge projects such as the Future Mobility Concept at Airbus, revolving around the development of flying cars, and the MobileLife incubator at Danske Bank.
The aim with Charge is for first-generation immigrants in Norway to see that there are people out there who are willing to help and contribute, and realise that there are endless possibilities ahead. Today, many people believe it’s so hard to succeed that they won’t even try”
This November, air pollution in the city of Kolkata, India, crossed the 400 mark on the air quality index (AQI).
“As a leader in this transformation, you need to be very stubborn and persistent when trying to get people to go in the right direction".
From all of us to all of you, Happy Birthday Sina, Peter, Maria, Torsten and Rasmus.
Spirits were high last week when more than 60 ambitious entrepreneurs from 20 different start-ups embarked on a new adventure as part of the Charge incubator programme.
Together with Microsoft, QVARTZ has spoken to 25 public sector leaders in both Denmark and Sweden about digital transformation and what opportunities and challenges they see on the digital horizon.
Besides being an excellent problem solver and a cherished colleague, QVARTZ Junior Consultant and medical student Amalie Dalsgaard has a true passion for helping others.
"What do you think can disrupt our industry and our company?"
"Life is never made unbearable by circumstances, but only by lack of meaning and purpose"
A force field of analytical power; QVARTZ Analytics is definitely the data whizz-kid of the QVARTZ family. With a knowledge base ranging from computational engineering to mathematics, digital marketing, data science and algorithm development – just to mention a few – the combined skills of the QVARTZ Analytics team are applied in everything from major digital transformations to artificial intelligence.