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  • Industry Partners Article

    Five ways to scale up investing for social good

    Impact investing – where private capital is harnessed for greater social good – has had several early successes as… more

  • Industry Partners Article

    Europe’s digital economy needs a new foundation

    Two topics head the agenda of this week’s European Council meeting: digital economy, innovation and services; and… more

  • Industry Partners Article

    A compact for financial responsibility

    In 1982, Johnson & Johnson, one of the world’s largest consumer products companies, faced a crisis when some… more

  • Industry Partners Article

    Two key challenges for the digital economy

    By 2016, the digital economy is likely to reach US$ 4.2 trillion in the G20 economies, more than 5 % of GDP. This… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Is a sustainable manufacturing industry economically viable?

    Manufacturing is an industry that can bring a competitive edge to countries worldwide. However, if the goal is to have… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Video

    The future of the manufacturing industry

    The manufacturing industry is not well understood. Yet, this industry is of strategic importance to the development of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Big Data, big opportunities for development

    The expanding use of mobile phones throughout the developing world has brought many essential services (banking… more

  • Industry Partners Article

    Tuning in to more than corporate performance

    In the worldwide marketplace, corporations are continuously being judged by vastly different audiences. From Germany to… more

  • Industry Partners Article

    Creating shared value

    On Wednesday, a group of 65 corporate executives and social entrepreneurs came together in a private interactive… more

  • Industry Partners Article

    Unilever's Keith Weed: Moving beyond corporate social responsibility

    One of the challenges we face each year in Davos is to keep a focus on long term global, regional and industry… more

  • Industry Partners Article

    Smart resource management: good for nature, people and business

    Resource scarcity has been a frequent topic at the World Economic Forum in recent years, and for good reason. Between… more

  • Industry Partners Event

    Qiagen’s Peer Schatz: five steps towards solving the global health crisis

    Annual Meeting 2012

    25 - 29 Jan 2012, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland