Posts: Page 4 of 27

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Interview: A new weapon in the fight against cancer

    This blog is part of a series of interviews on our Top Ten Emerging Technologies 2014. RNA-based therapeutics is… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Interview: A light bulb moment for renewable power

    This blog is part of a series of interviews on our Emerging Technologies 2014. What do we mean by “grid-scale… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    What’s the link between money and happiness?

    In May 2006 I saw a new Honda Accord (a luxury car in India) in my home town of Bangalore sporting the bumper sticker:… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How technology is disrupting the courtroom

    Technology is challenging the old ways of doing things, while governments are struggling to keep up with the pace of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Interview: The medicine living inside your gut

    This blog is part of a series of interviews on our Emerging Technologies 2014. Can you give an overview of what… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Interview: What’s the future for wearable technology?

    Apurv Mishra, founder of Glavio Wearable Computing, shares his thoughts on body-adapted wearable electronics – one of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Emerging technology as an agent for change

    The World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Emerging Technologies has released its annual list of breakthrough… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Interview: How can we harvest freshwater from brine?

    This blog is part of a series of interviews on our Emerging Technologies 2014. Why is desalination important as a… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How can we take science out of its ivory tower?

    Income inequality is one of the most dramatic and dangerous consequences of our persistent financial crisis. Although… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Top 10 emerging technologies for 2014

    Technology has become perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world. While never without risk, positive… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Lessons from Texas on the future of news

    In my days as a business analyst at the management consultancy McKinsey and Company, before I morphed into a new media… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    What faith can teach us about resilient leaders

    The unpredictable impact of globalization can besiege individuals and institutions alike, creating the potential for… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    A digital health revolution in the making

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    The future of the EU means muddling through

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    How old is the perfect entrepreneur?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Davos briefing: Disruptive innovation

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Davos briefing: Inclusive growth

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Davos briefing: Meeting society’s new expectations

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland