Bernard Salt on demographics and the potential opportunities for business as we surge toward change.
Bernard Salt on demographics and the potential opportunities for business.
In 2050, Australia will be home to around 38 million citizens. Mega cities with booming populations will prevail across the world. Asia will still be building and consuming, while the legacy of Baby Boomers and Gen Y will be set in stone.
In this series of short videos, Bernard Salt, Partner in Charge, Demographics, KPMG Australia, draws on demographics to paint the picture – while putting the onus on business and industry to seize the potential as we surge towards change.
While it is impossible to accurately predict the future, demographics serve to create a likely narrative, and indicate the major movements of people. Bernard Salt reveals that in 2050, huge urban populations are likely to dominate the Asia Pacific region. With this in mind, he delves into the following topics, exploring how each demonstrates potent opportunities for business: