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 organizations. IDTechEx is headquartered in Cambridge, UK with subsidiaries in Japan, Germany and the USA.

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 matters, 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


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. Learn more.


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

How we work with you

We work with business leaders, technology scouts, sales & marketing, and research & development teams in organizations large and small. They rely on our research to provide them with the information they seek to make informed, timely, strategic decisions on emerging technologies.

Your Objectives

How IDTechEx supports you at each decision making step


  • Growth opportunities
  • New technologies for differentiation
  • Technology scouting
  • Investments, M&A

or conducting

  • R&D
  • New product development

Technology analysis

Market opportunity and requirements

Positioning commercialization strategy, partnership

Product launch and marketing

Ongoing market and technology analysis and trending

Find customers

IDTechEx Research

Reports, subscriptions, consulting

IDTechEx Events

Events, journals
Global technology appraisal and competitive analysis
Coverage of the new technologies
Forecasting, end user requirements and market trends
End user case studies and specifications
Benchmarking your product. Strategy evaluation. Customer introductions.
Meet customers and partners
Showcase and publicize your products to customers and partners
Frequent, timely, market and technology intelligence
Introductions to companies that have a need for your product
Meet customers at our events
  • For the following industries
  • Chemicals and materials
  • Electronics and electricals
  • Transportation, mobility and aerospace
  • Consumer goods, retail and packaging
  • Architecture and the built environment
  • Media and Advertising
  • Printing, process control and automation
  • Healthcare
  • Government
  • Finance
  • Energy
  • By providing
  • Business and product appraisal and benchmarking
  • Understanding of emerging technologies and markets
  • Market requirements and sizing
  • Company evaluation
  • Appraisal of emerging threats and opportunities
  • Emerging Technology Scouting
  • Scoping of acquisitions
  • Response and market entry strategies
  • Introductions, exposure and networking
  • Through the following deliverables
  • Subscription services with direct access to globally recognized experts
  • Market and technology research reports
  • Timely assessment of global trends through articles and market updates
  • Bespoke consulting and research projects
  • Databases of company profiles and their benchmarking, presentations and case studies
  • Conferences, tradeshows, masterclasses and investment summits covering market needs and technology
  • Introductory service matching you with partners and customers
IDTechEx has been featured in major media publications as a leading expert on emerging technologies
Financial Times Wall Street Journal NBC BBC The Economist The Times MIT Technology Review EE Times Nikkei Reuters Bloomberg Korea IT Times

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 (USA): +1 617 577 7890
ASIA (Japan): +81 3 3216 7209
Europe (UK): +44 1223 812300