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Christian Austin

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Christian is a researcher supporting Forrester’s global emerging technology practice. His research aims to identify technologies in the early stages of development or adoption that will elevate our clients’ ability to serve their customers. Research topics include autonomous vehicles, computer vision, quantum computing, blockchain, and energy sector innovations.

Previous Work Experience

As a research associate with Forrester’s business insights group, Christian supported coverage of artificial intelligence, machine learning, text analytics, IoT analytics, and next-generation business intelligence platforms.

Education

Christian holds a B.A. in mathematics and a B.A in applied psychology and human development from Boston College.

Christian is a researcher supporting Forrester’s global emerging technology practice. His research aims to identify technologies in the early stages of development or adoption that will elevate our clients’ ability to serve their customers. Research topics include autonomous vehicles, computer vision, quantum computing, blockchain, and energy sector innovations.

Previous Work Experience

As a research associate with Forrester’s business insights group, Christian supported coverage of artificial intelligence, machine learning, text analytics, IoT analytics, and next-generation business intelligence platforms.

Education

Christian holds a B.A. in mathematics and a B.A in applied psychology and human development from Boston College.

Christian Austin's Most Recent Research

Research

New Tech: AI-Enabled Consumer Intelligence Solutions, Q2 2020

Forrester's Landscape Overview Of 26 Providers
May 28th, 2020 | Cinny Little , Christian Austin

Your customers want what they want, when and where they want it. It's not enough to just keep up with them; you must also be out ahead. Consumer intelligence...

6 min read
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New Tech: AI-Enabled Meeting Technology, Q4 2019

Forrester's Landscape Overview Of 24 Providers
November 27th, 2019 | Art Schoeller , J. P. Gownder , Christian Austin

An emerging set of AI-enabled meeting technologies will transform the state of enterprise collaboration as we know it. Virtual workspaces, meeting assistants...

6 min read
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Predictions 2020: New Tech

What To Expect In VC-Backed Startup Markets In 2020
November 1st, 2019 | Carlton Doty , Christian Austin

Business and technology leaders who manage tech-driven innovation and corporate venture capital (VC) funds have a difficult job scouting for opportunities...

4 min read
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Forrester Infographic: Get Smart In Tech Markets Before Investing In Startups

August 27th, 2019 | Carlton Doty , Christian Austin

Emerging technology markets are teeming with innovative startups, which could pose either an existential threat or an opportunity to grow your business...

1 min read
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New Tech: Natural Language Generation (NLG) Technologies, Q3 2018

Forrester's Landscape Overview Of 12 Providers
September 24th, 2018 | Boris Evelson , Christian Austin

A picture isn't always worth a thousand words. Even with the slickest dashboards, clients ask us, "Can't somebody just explain what the numbers mean to...

10 min read