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The Global Shapers Annual Curators Meeting - Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland was not on my travel to do list but after becoming part of the Global Shapers Community, I was invited to attend the Annual Curators Meeting. 1,237 more words

Business

Fulfilling people’s potential could boost global GDP by 20% report finds

  • New Human Capital Report finds that a world where “nobody is left behind” remains a distant prospect, even in advanced economies
  • First study of its kind measures countries’ ability to nurture talent through education, skills development and deployment at all stages of the human life cycle…
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10 trends shaping the future of civil society

This post originally appeared in the World Economic Forum’s 2013 report The Future Role of Civil Society

Author: Silvia Magnoni is Head of Civil Society Communities at the World Economic Forum… 1,189 more words

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Vancouver's 1QBit named among world's most promising tech pioneers for 2015

A Vancouver company that develops software for quantum computers was named by the World Economic Forum on Wednesday as one of the world’s top 49 most promising tech pioneers for 2015. 575 more words

Digital Life

USA millennial entrepreneurs lead WEF Technology Pioneers 2015

by Nitin Dahad

The latest report from the World Economic Forum says the USA still leads the list of its annual Technology Pioneers list, due largely to its entrepreneurs with millennial mindsets, availability of large domestic markets, and access to venture capital funding. 411 more words

A 'Real' Problem: Brazil's #Education System 'Gets Failing Grade' Despite Huge Investment!

The #education system in #Brazil is failing to deliver adequate outcomes despite enormous state investment in recent decades #edchat #edtalk

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The 5 Corners of Technological Innovation in Financial Services

To grasp what the future of banking holds, look no further than the five areas of focus for Wells Fargo.  Last week, the best performing large bank in the United States… 314 more words

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