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.

Opinion
Emerging technologies are essential to fasten SDGs, but this shouldn’t come at the expense of prudence and careful evaluation.
The UN’s ‘decade of delivery’ needs blockchain to succeed
Sumedha Deshmukh
2020-09-26T16:00:00+01:00
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Opinion
We are at the start of some big changes in the financial world, and by combining DeFi and CeFi the transition to the future would be faster.
The battle between DeFi, CeFi and the old guard
Raoul Milhado
2020-09-20T11:00:00+01:00
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Opinion
The global economic transformation now faces the main question: What to choose — centralization or decentralization?
What Role Will Crypto Play During ‘The Great Reset?’
Raoul Milhado
2020-08-19T15:36:00+01:00
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Opinion
Diversity and inclusion are valued higher in the crypto space than in traditional finances, but there are some cultural obstacles we need to overcome.
Diversity and Inclusion in Blockchain and Crypto: The Gender Aspect
Sheila Warren
2020-08-14T17:00:00+01:00
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Expert Take
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted challenges in global seafood supply chains, and blockchain tech may help improve them.
Tracing Fishy Risks With Blockchain Tech Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic
Selva Ozelli
2020-08-04T16:23:00+01:00
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Opinion
Blockchain interoperability has a big goal: to empower developers to choose what’s right for their application, not what is right for the platform they’re locke...
Why Interoperability Is the Key to Future Innovation and Adoption
Bart Wyatt
2020-07-23T16:33:00+01:00
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News
The WEF's blockchain project lead said the technology has its place, but likely will not takeover as the underpinning of all systems.
WEF Says Complete Blockchain Overhaul Unlikely
Benjamin Pirus
2020-06-23T20:39:57+01:00
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Expert Take
A new World Economic Forum study has revealed how blockchain technology can be used to prevent corruption in public procurement.
World Economic Forum Suggests Fighting Corruption With Blockchain Tech
Ashley Lannquist
2020-06-17T17:19:00+01:00
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