ESI ThoughtLab is an innovative thought leadership firm that creates fresh thinking and actionable insights through rigorous research and evidence-based analysis. Our firm specializes in using the latest quantitative and qualitative tools to examine the impact of technology on companies, cities, industries, and business performance. ESI ThoughtLab is the thought leadership arm of Econsult Solutions, a leading economic consultancy.
Our Latest Thought Leadership Work
Smart City Solutions for a Riskier World is the latest initiative produced by ESI ThoughtLab aimed at examining how 150 cities harness technology to drive resilience, sustainability and citizen-centricity.
Driving ROI Through AI provides executives with the market intelligence, strategic insights, and data needed for supercharging their business performance through artificial intelligence and winning in the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
ESI Thoughtlab is conducting a pioneering multi-sponsor research program, Wealth and Asset Management 4.0 which will explore how COVID-19 will change investor perspectives and provider strategies.
As city leaders around the world continue to cope with the impacts of COVID-19, they are also assessing which will remain with us in a post-pandemic world. Repercussions of the health crisis, including recession, high unemployment, and the new urban exodus, have highlighted weaknesses and underscore why leaders need to improve public health and other […]Read More
Business, Government, and Academic Leaders Analyze the Post-pandemic Future of Cities and Create Roadmap for Change
ESI ThoughtLab Study will examine how innovative technologies will drive urban sustainability, resilience, and citizen well-being November 5, 2020 (Philadelphia, PA) –ESI ThoughtLab, a leading research firm, has joined forces with a coalition of business, government, and academic leaders to analyze how COVID-19 and associated disruptions will permanently change how people work, shop, travel, learn, […]Read More
ESI ThoughtLab is pleased to announce that Michael Geach has joined as Director of Business Development. In this role, Michael will help our clients develop high-impact thought leadership programs that draw on our firm’s unparalleled analytical and economic modeling capabilities. Michael will facilitate the successful execution of thought leadership initiatives for our clients – from […]Read More
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