Global Agenda Council : Emerging Technologies

  • 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… 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… 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… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Will technology be able to tackle climate change?

    How can technology help tackle climate change? It’s something we’ve been asking ourselves for… more

  • Forum Article

    Small is beautiful: Materials by design

    Have you ever wondered how a butterfly’s wing creates such beautiful colours? We… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The top 10 emerging technologies for 2012

    Emerging technologies are critical to building a sustainable and… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The human in human concerns

    A significant number of sessions at this year's World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos… more