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.

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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News
The World Economic Forum looks at blockchain as a solution against foul play in government processes.
WEF Hopes to Stamp Out Corruption With Colombian Blockchain Trial
Benjamin Pirus
2020-06-17T13:00:00+01:00
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The World Economic Forum has recognized seven blockchain companies on its list of 100 Technology Pioneers for 2020.
Chainlink, MakerDAO Honored as World Economic Forum ‘Tech Pioneers’
Turner Wright
2020-06-17T00:48:00+01:00
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Event Recap
Women experts from the World Economic Forum, Stellar Development Foundation and Avandis Consulting discussed issues relating to diversity and inclusion with Coi...
Cointelegraph Talks Recap: Challenges and Opportunities on the Road to Diversity and Inclusion in Crypto
Kristina Lucrezia Cornèr
2020-06-16T14:30:00+01:00
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Cointelegraph Talks’ third event will stream later today, featuring discussions on the topics of inclusion and diversity in crypto from some of the industry’s h...
Cointelegraph Talks to Dive Deep Into Inclusion and Diversity in Crypto
Samuel Haig
2020-06-09T14:05:00+01:00
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