Artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things and cognitive, alongside blockchain, machine learning and digital transformation. The shopping list of emerging technologies set to disrupt Australian businesses is long, endless and evolving. Businesses are placing bets, but future investment levels vary, depending on size, sector and scope. Today, technology buyers are seeking guidance on how to capitalise, amid a noisy market crammed with new offerings and solutions. This exclusive IDG Business Leaders Circle - in association with Accenture; Arrow ECS ANZ; Capgemini; Deloitte; EY; KPMG and PwC - outlined the key emerging technologies set to disrupt the Australian market, assessing the priorities of business and the opportunities for future market growth. Photos by Christine Wong.