Posts tagged 'World Economic Forum'

  • Women Leaders & Gender Parity Event

    Why women are key to Latin America's future

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2014

    01 Apr - 03 Mar 2014, Panama City, Panama

  • Global Shapers Article

    Top five data trends that will change your working world

    Big Data is the buzzword of the year. It’s almost impossible to read anything about management, leadership or… more

  • Forum Article

    World Water Day – why do we need it?

    Each year since 1993, 22 March has been recognized as World Water Day, an annual event to raise awareness and focus… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    My father's accident, my medical breakthrough

    No one would disagree that everyone deserves the best healthcare. However, that’s always been impossible to achieve… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Meet the 2014 class of Young Global Leaders

    When I talk to our 214 new members of the Young Global Leaders community, some common traits stand out. These people… more

  • Women Leaders & Gender Parity Article

    Changing the tone when we talk about gender

    Globally, women earn on average 10%-30% less than men, with women earning even less in some Asian and Latin American… 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

    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

  • Forum Article

    The emerging world’s inequality time bomb

    Oxfam’s recent estimate that 85 multibillionaires have accumulated fortunes greater than the wealth of the world’s… more

  • Forum Article

    The digital case for decriminalizing drugs

    I was in the room as the World Economic Forum hosted The Drugs Dilemma, the Forum’s first-ever debate on drug… more

  • Forum Article

    What will mining look like in 2050?

    What does a sustainable world actually look like, and what are the implications for the mining and metals industry? The… more

  • Forum Article

    Why America can't turn its back on the world

    Is the United States turning inward and becoming isolationist? That question was posed to me by a number of financial… more

  • Forum Article

    Three factors that allow entrepreneurship to thrive

    Creating the right conditions for new companies to thrive is essential for job creation and prosperity around the… more

  • Forum Article

    The Davos consensus on the Syrian crisis

    In a week when Syria’s war was raging on the ground and negotiators were striving to make peace in Geneva, there was… more

  • Forum Event

    Why Davos matters

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Event

    Davos 2014 in photographs

    Annual Meeting 2014

    22 - 25 Jan 2014, Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Forum Article

    12 blog highlights from Davos 2014

    Five days, 108 blog posts. This year’s World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos has been the busiest yet on the… more