Topic : Technology

  • Palestinian first-graders sit with their schoolbooks during class in the West Bank city of Ramallah Forum Article

    Why we must invest more in education

    Education is a fundamental driver of personal, national and global development. Since the beginning of the century… more

  • Laboratory assistant examines blood sample inside laboratory in Siliguri Forum Article

    Why an HIV vaccine and cure may not be far off

    An ounce of prevention, Benjamin Franklin famously said, is worth a pound of cure. But that is not always true when it… more

  • Men pose with Samsung Galaxy S3 Nokia Lumia 820 and iPhone 4 smartphones in photo illustration in Zenica Forum Article

    How mobile phones can save, not waste, energy

    The mobile industry is experiencing explosive growth worldwide, fuelled by almost 7 billion subscribers and an… more

  • A group of students walk home from school along a road currently being constructed in the Bumi Serpong Damai housing complex Forum Article

    Why education policies matter for equality

    Much of the debate on inequality focuses on its deleterious social and political effects and its impact on growth. But… more

  • A participant holds up a sky lantern to be released during the “Kapulica & Lanterns” event in Zagreb Forum Article

    Three ways young people are changing the world

    We are experiencing a values revolution. Increasingly, people want to make the world a better place through their… more

  • A bee is covered with pollen as it sits on a blade of grass at a lawn in Klosterneubur Global Shapers Event

    Why entrepreneurs should think small, not big

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Row of 3D printers are seen during media preview for GE Garages in Washington Forum Article

    5 ways technology will disrupt business

    As I meet technology leaders in various parts of the world, it’s clear that a significant number of emerging… more

  • Professor Oldhafer prepares for liver surgery with support of tablet computer at Asklepios Hospital Hamburg-Barmbek Forum Event

    Digital will tear apart healthcare – and rebuild it

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Children touch the hands of the humanoid robot Roboy at the exhibition Robots on Tour in Zurich Global Shapers Event

    How can we stay smarter than machines?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Mark Pollock walking Young Global Leaders Article

    My robotic legs and the frontiers of innovation

    How do you lead in a crisis: a disaster on Mount Everest, an oil spill, a collapse trapping 33 Chilean miners… more

  • Ships are pictured in the shipyard at Bremerhaven Forum Article

    Seven ways to make innovation pay

    Changes in technology, new customer behaviours and regulation are disrupting the business and global landscape… more

  • Windmills generate electricity in the windy rolling foothills of the Rocky Mountains near the town of Pincher Creek Forum Event

    Why shifting to renewables is not mission impossible

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • RTX13YRG Forum Article

    3 ways China can tool up for digital jobs

    Technological transformation is rapidly changing China’s economy as well as the economies of other developing markets… more

  • Counterfeit steroids seized by the U.S. Customs & Border Protection is seen at the agency’s offices at John F. Kennedy Airport Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Fighting the scourge of fake medicines

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A member of Romania’s Airclub performs on a glider during Bucharest International Air Show at Baneasa airport in Bucharest Forum Article

    3 ways to be a more mindful leader

    It’s been more than a decade since I started exploring the intersection between excellence in leadership and… more

  • Graduate Student Yein Nam stains rodent Parkinsonian brain sections in the Nanomedicine Lab at UCL’s School of Pharmacy in London Forum Article

    How nanotech is changing your world

    The American engineer Eric Drexler, who coined the term nanotechnology in the 1980s, is not afraid of ambitious… more

  • German crypto specialist Nohl of Berlin’s SR Labs poses with USB stick at his office in Berlin Technology Pioneers Event

    What’s the value of your personal data?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Man talks on a mobile phone near the Pudong financial district in Shanghai Young Global Leaders Event

    Why Created in China is the new Made in China

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China