The Center for Digital Intelligence

The Center for Digital Intelligence™

About Us

Founder/Principal Analyst

Kevin Benedict, is a senior analyst, enterprise digital strategies expert, executive advisor, writer, keynote speaker and futurist.  In the past 8 years he has taught workshops for large enterprises and government agencies in 18 different countries.  He maintains a busy speaking schedule at technology conferences worldwide. He has over 32 years of experience working with strategic enterprise IT solutions and business processes, and is a veteran mobile industry executive.  Kevin spent nearly 5 years working as a Senior Analyst and futurist at Cognizant and in Cognizant's Center for the Future of Work where he wrote numerous reports, over 100 articles, interviewed technology experts around the world and produced videos on the future of digital technologies and their impact on industries.

He has written articles published in The Guardian, wrote the Forward to SAP Press' book titled "Mobilizing Your Enterprise with SAP", published over 3,000 articles and was the featured thought leader and digital strategist in the Department of Defense's IQT intelligence journal.

Kevin has advised CEOs and CIOs around the world including GE's Jeffrey Immelt.  His clients include many of the largest global banks, insurance companies, automotive OEMs, utilities, energy companies, retailers, CPG companies, government ministries and NGOs.

Kevin lectures, teaches workshops and consults with companies and government agencies around the world to help them develop and execute their digital transformation and business strategies.  

Our mission

Our mission is to help organizations see what's over the digital horizon.  We help them understand emerging technologies and their impact on industries, business processes and competitive markets.  We help them prepare for and plan for a competitive tomorrow.

On-Demand CDO

Need a Chief Digital Officer or technology thought leader, but don't have the resources to hire them full-time?  The Center for Digital Intelligence can fill that role for you on-demand or on retainer for a fraction of the cost!  Let's talk about it!



The Center for Digital Intelligence™, led by renowned futurist and technology analyst Kevin Benedict, provides personalized strategy and consulting services to help enterprises identify, understand, prepare, and adapt to the business and competitive impacts of emerging technologies.

His team helps organizations develop their digital transformation strategies and plans. These services are customized and are typically 2 days to 2 week engagements that deliver a high value strategy and guideline document.

Work Shops & Ideation

The Center for Digital Intelligence offers:

  • Two hour inspirational and motivational presentations and Q&A on the competitive opportunities available from emerging technologies.
  • One day sessions that identify emerging technologies, their expected business impacts, and then helps the audience think through the technology, operational and business limitations that must be addressed to capitalize on the opportunities available in new and emerging technologies. 

Research Reports & Briefings

  1. The Center for Digital Intelligence offers research and report writing.  Customized research and reports for both internal or external publication.  These reports are designed to help companies understand how to transform their business, operation and technology strategies and plans.
  2. Monthly retainer to provide research briefings and presentations on selected topics each month.

Speaking and Presentations

Our President, Kevin Benedict, is available to share his insights on the future in an inspirational, fun and knowledge-packed presentation customized to your audience and event.

Thought Leadership Development

The Center for Digital Intelligence offers 1 day workshops to help organizations develop their own thought leadership efforts.  Our team will walk your organization through a strategy on how to develop a system for thought leadership.

Sponsored Reports, Newsletters, Articles & Videos

The Center for Digital Intelligence publishes industry and technology reports, newsletters, articles and videos that are available for corporate sponsorship.  This service guarantees consistent and excellent content that appeals to your target audience.  Please contact us for more details.


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Read Our Thought Leadership Blogs!

Video: Industrial IoT Today!

Watch this great video of our President Kevin Benedict interviewing Hitachi's Rob Tiffany on the subject of Industrial IoT platforms and the role of artificial intelligence as part of SAP's IoT Influencer program at Mobile World Congress 2017 earlier this year.

Contact Us

By Email or +1 208 473 1516

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The Center for Digital Intelligence™

Boise, Idaho, United States

+1 (208) 473-1516