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Davos 2014: Disruptive Innovation Ahead!

The World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos brings together over 2,500 world leaders, government officials, academics and CEOs among other influential leaders of society, in a three day meeting that aims to shape the year’s global economic agenda.
The 2014 edition themes around the Reshaping of the World and its Consequences for Society, Politics and Business.


Disruptive Innovations Ahead!

We live in exponential times where innovation grows exponentially and our world is witnessing an accelerating political, economic and social transformation driven by the  Nanotechnology, Mobile, Social, Cloud and Big-Data technological forces. The unprecedented connection and collaboration of creative organizations and disruptive innovations driven by these five forces are quickly changing every aspect of our lives. This panel's discussion focuses on the opportunities that disruptive innovations unleash and how we can capture their value globally for creating an inclusive and sustainable world.

The Panelist are:

Paul E. Jacobs,Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Qualcomm, USA

Peer M. Schatz,Chief Executive Officer, QIAGEN, Germany

Doug McMillon,Incoming President and Chief Executive Officer, Wal-Mart Stores, USA

Maurice Lévy,Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Publicis Groupe, France and Chair of the Governors Meeting for Media, Entertainment & Information 2014

And moderated by Stephanie Ruhle, Anchor and Managing Editor, Bloomberg Television, USA

Last modified on Thursday, 23 January 2014 10:25


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