So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of The Industries of the Future tells you what you need to know--before or after you read Alec Ross's book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader. This short summary and analysis of The Industries of the Future includes: Historical context Chapter-by-chapter overviews Important quotes Fascinating trivia Supporting material to enhance your understanding of the original work About The Industries of the Future by Alec Ross: Alec Ross, a leading expert in innovation and technology, explores what he predicts to be the next twenty years of advancements. Discussing robotics, genomic sequencing, cryptocurrency, cybersecurity, big data, and domain expertise, Ross dives into the most exciting possibilities that will transform our lives--especially our jobs. With all of the technological achievements to come, he reflects on what these changes will mean to people--who will benefit and who will be left behind. The summary and analysis in this ebook are intended to complement your reading experience and bring you closer to a great work of nonfiction.