• Global Shapers Article

    Homo Economicus vs. Homo Reciprocans

    Let’s play a game, shall we? Assume that you and I ended up in prison. We are being kept in different cells… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    The sustainable future of the automobile

    The emissions average for new cars in 2011 was 138g/km. This is a drop of between 5g and 8.5g per year for the last… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The road to Africa 2022

    Africa in 10 years time. This was the thread of discussion on the final day of the World Economic Forum on Africa… more

  • Forum Article

    Mastering the Art of Data Complexity

    In a series of posts related to the World Economic Forum’s Rethinking Personal Data: Strengthening Trust report… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Connect earth and the ether for our green revolution

    Three intense days at the World Economic Forum in Addis Ababa. The city is a traffic packed building site, high rises… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    Rebranding agriculture: Isn’t agriculture cool?

    In the popular “top-10” style lists of “best paid jobs” or “most attractive” jobs, it can hardly be… more

  • Forum Article

    Can Social Technology Help “Reinvent Business”?

    Dov Seidman and Tim Leberecht share their thoughts on social enterprise, social technology and “talentism” ahead of… more

  • Forum Article

    The Future of Universities

      Higher education is embracing the Internet like never before. Just recently, Harvard University and the… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    Africa’s Transformation is already well under way

    As this meeting draws to a close, I have been privileged to hear, feel and interact with the grand ideas that are… more

  • Young Global Leaders Event

    Hand Outs to Handshakes

    Regardless of the issue you care about, or the industry in which you work, our day-to-day labours preoccupy us and hide… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    Start with “why”… in education!

    In a captivating TED talk watched by over 5 million people, Simon Sinek describes how great leaders inspire action in… more

  • Global Shapers Article

    “Heeling” the world one step at a time

    The World Economic Forum is travelling to Ethiopia this week to bring together the voices of Africa and help transform… more