Fourth Industrial Revolution Archive

Without Regional Collaboration, South-East Asia Will Struggle in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Technological and regulatory challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution must be addressed at the regional level The World Economic Forum and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) today launched a new report, ASEAN 4.0: What Does the Fourth Industrial Revolution Mean for Regional Economic Integration? The report highlights the transformative impact of new technologies on the

Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils Ends with Pledge to Put People at the Heart of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Meeting closes with the UAE announcement of a new Centre for Future Readiness – supported by “future ambassadors” and global protocols on artificial intelligence and the Fourth Industrial Revolution Global protocols and adaptive regulations can address risks posed by rapidly accelerating technology and place humans at the heart of the Fourth Industrial Revolution Institutions need

New Coalition to Tackle Multi-Billion Dollar Risks of Fourth Industrial Revolution

Drones, driverless cars and other innovations will place a burden of hundreds of billions of dollars of uninsured risk on societies, warn some of the world’s largest insurers, reinsurers and brokers To assess and take charge of these risks, the insurance industry is teaming up with technology companies and senior government representatives in a World

With Stakeholder Collaboration, Fourth Industrial Revolution Will Drive Greater Equality

New technologies, if applied appropriately, could be the key to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals There is a risk of a divide between those with access to cutting-edge technologies and those without it For more information about the Sustainable Development Impact Summit, visit Follow the conversation using #wefimpact New York City, USA, 18 September 2017 –

Premier Li: China Is Promoting Inclusive Growth in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is affecting every aspect of our lives and disrupting business models across the world, including in China The 11th Annual Meeting of the New Champions opens in Dalian, with a keynote address by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Pursuing strategies for inclusive growth will help limit the negative effects of the Fourth

Annual Meeting of the New Champions to Focus on Inclusive Growth in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Over 2,000 participants from more than 80 countries will convene in Dalian for the 11th Annual Meeting of the New Champions Meeting is the foremost multistakeholder gathering on science, technology and innovation Under the theme “Achieving Inclusive Growth in the Fourth Industrial Revolution”, the meeting will examine the potential for innovation, science and technology to

ASEAN is Harnessing the Transformative Technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

New technologies will impact regional development and drive growth Education and infrastructure are essential to deliver equitable and inclusive progress Exclusion, unequal access and cyber-security threats are key risks For more information on the meeting: Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 11 May 2017 – The ASEAN region is “turning a new chapter” as it embraces the

Meet the 100 Start-ups of the Arab World Shaping the Fourth Industrial Revolution

World Economic Forum and International Finance Corporation partner to select 100 regional start-ups Investment in start-ups is rising fast, challenging established businesses throughout the Arab world Entrepreneurs from 18 countries will participate in the World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa For a detailed look at the 100 Start-ups visit Geneva,

Preparing for Fourth Industrial Revolution Requires Deeper Commitments to Education

Rapid technological change threatens to create a new swathe of have-nots and displaced digital refugees The key to preparing for the Fourth Industrial Revolution lies in the technologies themselves, which must be designed to benefit everybody For more information on the Annual Meeting, see Follow the World Economic Forum on all digital platforms:

2017: Are You Ready for the Fourth Industrial Revolution? – Parag Arora, Area Vice President & Country Head – India Subcontinent, Citrix

2016 has been a year which is likely to be marked in history as the year that witnessed the onset of the Fourth Industrial Revolution -an era where the physical and digital worlds will converge to transform the way we live and do business.And while we have heard a lot of buzz around it this