Dr. Michael Bjorn
Head of Research,
Ericsson ConsumerLab

The yearly Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is not only a great location to showcase new and upcoming products.

So, joined by Dr. Michael Bjorn, Head of Research for Ericsson ConsumerLabs, he revealed Ericsson’s Hot Consumer Trends for 2016.


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Dr. Michael Björn hails from Sweden and is Head of Research at Ericsson ConsumerLab. Dr. Bjorn has a PhD in data modeling from the University of Tsukuba in Japan.

In his role at Ericsson—the Stockholm-based provider of communications technology and services—Björn studies global consumer trends, as well as the process of assimilating this technology into consumers’ lives.

Ericsson is the driving force behind the Networked Society – a world leader in communications technology and services. Our long-term relationships with every major telecom operator in the world allow people, business and society to fulfill their potential and create a more sustainable future. Our services, software and infrastructure – especially in mobility, broadband and the cloud– are enabling the telecom industry and other sectors to do better business, increase efficiency, improve the user experience and capture new opportunities.

With approximately 115,000 professionals and customers in 180 countries,we combine global scale with technology and services leadership. We support networks that connect more than 2.5 billion subscribers.Forty percent of the world’s mobile traffic is carried over Ericsson networks. And our investments in research and development ensure that our solutions – and our customers – stay in front.

Founded in 1876, Ericsson has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. Net sales in 2014 were SEK 228.0 billion (USD 33.1 billion). Ericsson is listed on NASDAQ OMX stock exchange in Stockholm and the NASDAQ in New York.

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