Interesting to see the white paper jointly co-authored by GE suggesting application of digital technology could save over $80 billion in fuel costs – a focus we are seeing heavily in the industrials and energy sector for 2017. Traditional business models will be radically affected as new ways of doing business take off. These changes have some common legal and contractual threads - data is the new gold, security will be critical and IP protection and digital rights management will become the norm in manufacturing.