Duncan Stewart


Duncan Stewart

Tech, Media and Telecom Trends Expert

Everybody needs to know what’s going to happen next. That’s true across all industries, but the areas of technology, media, and telecom seem to be changing faster than ever before. Duncan Stewart helps you get a head of the trends. A globally recognized expert on the forecasting of consumer and enterprise technology, media, and telecommunications trends, he also regularly presents on marketing, technology and consumer trends, as well as the longer term TMT outlook.

Duncan is a member of Deloitte’s national TMT executive team, and co-author of Deloitte Research’s annual Predictions Report on trends in TMT. He has 25 years of experience in the TMT industry. As an analyst and portfolio manager, he has provided research or made investments in the entire Canadian technology and telecommunications sector, and won the Canadian Technology Fund Manager of the Year award in its inaugural year. In his time as an investor, he deployed a cumulative $2 billion of capital into global TMT markets.

Duncan has a high profile media presence and is frequently interviewed on technology, media, and telecommunications issues. He has been a technology columnist for The Globe and Mail, CBC Radio, and The National Post.

He is a CFA charterholder and also holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of British Columbia.

Deloitte's 2016 TMT Predictions: what’s new in mobile payments, millennials and their PC usage, the challenges around women in IT jobs, and more!

Join Duncan Stewart as he looks at the top ten trends for 2016 and beyond that will have an impact on your business and your life. Changes in technology, media and telecommunications influence every industry, and Deloitte and Duncan have built a reputation as the most accurate forecasters in the world. The hottest topic for this year is how we will use our smartphones to actually buy things online, and not just browse for them. But Duncan will also cover why millennials are the most pro-PC generation, gigabit internet, virtual reality headsets, cognitive computing and a deep look at the gender imbalance within the IT function at companies across all industries.

Each Prediction is data driven, quantitative, and counter-consensus. Getting in front of these trends will allow you to improve your bottom line immediately.