Business Disruption

Navigating the next industrial revolution

Meet the Four Industrial Revolutions

Industrial revolution as the appearance of “new technologies and novel ways of perceiving the world [that] trigger a profound change in economic and social structures.”

What is Robotic Process Automation

What is Robotic Process Automation?

  • RPA aims to replace repetitive tasks, leaving humans to make judgmental calls, handle exceptions and provide oversight.
  • Automation that interacts with a computer-centric process with a software User Interface providing support
  • RPA configures software that will automate the activities or tasks previously performed by humans
  • RPA uses a robot to run applications exactly like humans do

Business Processes in which RPA can be used:

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Reporting
  • Building interfaces
  • Information gathering
  • Data validation
  • Data conversion
  • Compliance checks

Benefits of RPA:

  • Higher productivity
  • Reliability
  • Consistency
  • Accuracy


Most Prone to Automation

Industry: 49% – 73%

  • Accommodation & Food Services
  • Agriculture
  • Manufacturing
  • Transportation & Warehousing
  • Retail Trade
  • Mining
  • Other Services

Least Prone to Automation

Industry: 47% – 27%

  • Construction
  • Wholesale Trade
  • Utilities
  • Arts, Entertainment and Recreation
  • Real Estate
  • Administrative
  • Information
  • Heath Care and Social Assistance
  • Management
  • Professionals
  • Educational Services