Ten more technologies which could change our lives

Jul 2, 2017

In 2015, the European Parliament’s Directorate-General for Parliamentary Research Services (DG EPRS) made a report called: ‘Ten technologies which could change our lives – potential impacts and policy implications’.

Each chapter stressed a particular technology, its promises and potential negative consequences, as well as the role that the European Parliament would have to play in developing these technologies. The ten technologies that could change our lives for the future, presented under this study are:

Electric cars; Intelligent urban transport systems; Maglev transportation; Wood; Precision agriculture; Quantum technologies; Radio frequency identification tags; Big data and health care; Organoids; Genome editing;