World Economic Forum News

The World Economic Forum, or WEF, is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. Founded in 1971, the forum is well-known for gathering top businesses, governments and scientists in order to exchange ideas and seek solutions to world’s most important problems. The World Economic Forum is held annually in Davos and brings together more than 2,500 representatives. In 2011, the World Economic Forum launched the Global Shapers Community, a network for successful and ambitious young people to interact with each other and initiate new projects around the world.

News
Top crypto industry and policy experts debated the privacy ramifications of state-issued virtual currencies during the first day of Consensus.
Can Central Bank Digital Currencies Protect Individual Privacy?
Samuel Haig
2020-05-11T17:09:00+01:00
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Interview
Cointelegraph sits down with the World Economic Forum's project lead for blockchain and digital currency, Nadia Hewett, to discuss how blockchain can change the...
World Economic Forum’s Nadia Hewett Talks Supply Chains, COVID-19 and Blockchain
Marie Huillet
2020-05-05T11:05:00+01:00
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News
The World Economic Forum believes DLT supply chain solutions can help reboot the global economy, launching a blockchain deployment kit.
World Economic Forum Looks to Blockchain to Restart Global Economy
Samuel Haig
2020-04-28T11:00:00+01:00
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News
The World Economic Forum and Deloitte published a white paper exploring how different blockchains can interact with each other to date.
Blockchains Still Lack Interoperability for Enterprise Use, WEF Says
Helen Partz
2020-04-10T22:13:00+01:00
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Opinion
Will the mass adoption of blockchain help the industry flourish, or destroy the fundamental nature of the tech’s decentralized principles?
Can Blockchain Survive Mass Adoption? Future Perils Disclosed
J.D.Salbego
2020-02-14T00:00:00+00:00
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Analysis
Ripple IPO: Is CEO Garlinghouse’s hint at a public offering the tip of the iceberg?
Crypto Goes IPO — Ripple Could Lead the Blockchain Industry's Charge
Joseph Birch
2020-02-05T22:00:00+00:00
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Video
Cointelegraph caught up with the Cardano co-founder to learn the latest.
Charles Hoskinson: Cardano Will Become “the Most Decentralized Cryptocurrency in the World”
Cointelegraph
2020-02-01T19:00:00+00:00
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Interview
Cointelegraph talked to the WEF’s head of blockchain several months before the 50th edition of the event.
As the WEF Warms Up to Crypto, Its Head of Blockchain Talks Empowerment
Kristina Lucrezia Cornèr
2020-01-30T13:02:00+00:00
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