About us

Since 1999 IDTechEx has provided independent market research, business intelligence and events on emerging technology to clients in over 80 countries.

Our clients use our insights to help make strategic business decisions and grow their organisations.
IDTechEx is headquartered in Cambridge, UK with additional offices in Boston, USA; Berlin, Germany and associates in Tokyo, Japan and Seoul, South Korea.

Why IDTechEx

  • Deep technical and market understanding
    Our globally cited analysts are mostly PhD-educated subject matter experts. Crucially, our analyst team also includes successful experienced business leaders.
  • Research methodology
    We conduct primary research through interviews, site visits and events across the World, getting the insight first.
  • Focus on Commercialization
    New technologies tend to be hyped. We focus on assessing the needs of end users to identify problems where new technologies can add value.
  • Saying it as it is
    Based on extensive research, we provide a clear view of the real situation in complex subject maters, regardless of the popular conception.
  • Connected
    IDTechEx hosts the World's largest events on some of the topics we cover, in addition to daily web journals. This has helped to create a significant contact base in the topics we cover, allowing us to connect you with customers.

at a glance

  • We have supported clients in over 80 countries since 1999
  • Our dedicated team speak 12 languages
  • We conduct over 1,000 formal and informal interviews and visits each year
  • IDTechEx analysts present at over 40 global conferences every year
  • Over 4,500 attendees each year at our global events
  • More than 200 unique exhibitors at our global tradeshows
  • 200,000+ contacts in our database from around the world
  • Over 70 current and mostly unique market research reports written on 9 different technology areas

Core Services


Supplying market and technology intelligence in the form of reports and subscriptions via our Market Intelligence Portal.


Assisting companies in making sound strategic business decisions.


Providing networking, knowledge sharing and enabling sales through global tradeshows and conferences, many of which are the world's largest on the topic.

IDTechEx serves the following topics and industries
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Topics we cover

For the following industries

By providing

Through the following deliverables

3D PrintingChemicals and materialsBusiness and product appraisal and benchmarkingSubscription services with direct access to globally recognized experts
Advanced MaterialsElectronics and electricalsUnderstanding of emerging technologies and marketsMarket and technology research reports
Emerging DevicesTransportation, mobility and aerospaceMarket requirements and sizingTimely assessment of global trends through articles and market updates
Energy HarvestingConsumer goods, retail and packagingCompany evaluationBespoke consulting and research projects
Energy StorageArchitecture and the built environmentAppraisal of emerging threats and opportunitiesDatabases of company profiles and their benchmarking, presentations and case studies.
Hybrid and Pure Electric VehiclesMedia and AdvertisingEmerging Technology ScoutingConferences, tradeshows, masterclasses and investment summits covering market needs and technology.
Internet of Things and PeoplePrinting, process control and automationScoping of acquisitions
PhotovoltaicsHealthcareResponse and market entry strategies
Printed, Flexible, Organic ElectronicsGovernmentIntroductions, exposure and networking
Wearable TechnologyEnergy
IDTechEx has been featured in major media publications as a leading expert on emerging technologies

Contact us

IDTechEx Research provides timely market and technical research and strategic advice.
Access individual reports or subscribe to receive the full benefit of all our expertise on the topics that matter to you.
Please contact us to learn more and discuss your needs at: research@IDTechEx.com or call

Americas (US): +1 617 577 7890
Europe (UK): +44 (0)1223 812300
Korea: +82 31 263 7890
Rest of Asia (Japan): +81 90 5566 1533