The year 2021 is nearing its end and was nothing short of a roller coaster, yet it provided many companies the opportunity for innovation and progress. The year was surely memorable for all of its ups and downs, and a lesson in business continuity for practically all businesses across verticals. Technology propelled us forward in terms of innovation and progress, while markets and growth rallied in spite of a continuing pandemic. The key transformative technologies such as Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, the Internet of Things, Block Chain, Robotics, Cloud Computing, and Digital Twins have become established in some organizations and have transformed many more. The coming new year holds promise to top many aspects of the year 2021, and these technologies will undoubtedly have a significant impact.

Data leaders from various organizations shared their perspectives on what they learned in 2021 and what they are looking forward to in 2022.