Posts tagged 'Manufacturing'

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Busting the myth of the US manufacturing revival

    The decade that preceded the 2008 financial crisis was marked by massive global trade imbalances, as the United States… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Can Europe compete with a fracking-fuelled US?

    Newspapers like to claim that energy prices are much higher in Europe than in the United States, which has embraced… more

  • Forum Event

    What is the future of manufacturing?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Technology Pioneers Article

    The robot that learns on the job

    Today’s robots are often associated with the large industrial ones used in constructing automobiles. However, this… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    What’s the future for manufacturing?

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

    18 - 20 Nov 2013, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Forum Event

    Why the future of manufacturing matters

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    11 - 13 Sep 2013, Dalian, People’s Republic of China

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Will 3D printing kill the supply chain?

    The additive manufacturing revolution is underway, and product supply chains lie directly in its path of creative… more

  • Forum Article

    How 3D printing will transform business

    How will 3D printing change the world? Today, you can read about jewelry and custom can openers, much as three decades… more

  • Forum Article

    Should markets be pessimistic about China's economic future?

    China’s growth has slowed considerably since 2010, and it may slow even more – a prospect that is rattling… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    A visit to a changing Myanmar

    Imagine wading through calf-deep monsoon floodwaters teaming with sewage and industrial waste in 42ºC heat. Now… more

  • Forum Article

    What an iPod tells us about the competitiveness revolution

    The rise of global value chains is posing new challenges to analyses of international trade and countries’… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    One bottling plant and the future of manufacturing in Myanmar

    Visiting a bottling plant in Myanmar last week, the impression I got was certainly not of a country that got its… more

  • Forum Article

    Can Free Trade Agreements support ‘Factory Asia’?

    Free trade agreements (FTAs) have been proliferating in Asia for more than a decade. Production networks and the… more

  • Forum Article

    Making manufacturing cool again

    Manufacturing superstars like Germany and South Korea have always attracted the best to the sector and other countries… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Viewing manufacturing through a global prism

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2012

    12 - 14 Nov 2012, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Enabling sustainable global manufacturing

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2012

    12 - 14 Nov 2012, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Forum Event

    India - saving for growth

    World Economic Forum on India 2012

    06 - 08 Nov 2012, National Capital Region, Gurgaon

  • Forum Event

    How can India build a globally competitive manufacturing sector?

    World Economic Forum on India 2012

    06 - 08 Nov 2012, National Capital Region, Gurgaon