Delphi Economic Forum

Delphi Economic Forum II Shares Outlook for Greece and Region

The second Delphi Economic Forum brought together major thinkers from around the globe to discuss challenges of global trends, policy options confronting decision-makers of the wider Eastern Mediterranean Region and moving away from an austerity strategy. The three-day event was held at the European Cultural Centre in Delphi, Greece on March 2-5. GFCC President Deborah […]

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Ecuador Event

National Award for Women’s Innovation in Ecuador Launched

Women face unique challenges in the world of technology and entrepreneurship. That’s why on March 8 and 9th, the Ecuador Center for Competitiveness and Innovation hosted an international conference in Quito and Guayaquil to launch the National Award for Women’s Innovation. This competition will offer the expertise of the Center’s strategic allies and ongoing mentorship […]

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CNI to host 7th Industry and Innovation Congress

The Brazilian National Confederation of Industry (CNI) will host the 7th Brazilian Industry Innovation Congress on June 27 and 28 in São Paulo, Brazil. The agenda will cover topics such as mega trends in innovation, advanced manufacturing, the future of workforce, advanced technologies and policy frameworks for innovation – in Brazil and around the globe. […]

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KERI meeting in Chicago

KERI hosts Chicago roundtable on economic policy

H.E Tae-Shin Kwon, President of Korea Economic Research Institute (KERI), attended the Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association (January 6-8), which focused on the current economic issues such as Brexit, the world’s sluggish growth and economic uncertainties. On the second day, KERI held a roundtable moderated by H.E Tae-Shin Kwon on the Trump administration’s policy […]

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“Riding the Tiger” Talk Held at GFCC

Wilfried Aulbur and Amit Kapoor of the India Council on Competitiveness discussed their new book, “Riding the Tiger”, at the GFCC offices on February 17. The book is about executing business strategy in India. Wilfried Aulbur is a member of the global supervisory board for Roland Berger, chairman, Middle East and Africa, and managing partner, […]

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Launch of University and Research Leadership Forum

Over 40 leading research universities from 20 countries have joined the University and Research Leadership Forum, which met for the first time in London and was hosted by Khazanah Nasional. Chaired by Dr. Pradeep K. Khosla, Chancellor of University of California San Diego, the new Forum will address the role of universities as drivers of economic […]

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HE Amr Al-Dabbagh Honored for Competitiveness Work

H.E. Amr Al-Dabbagh was honored as the first recipient of the GFCC’s Global Competitiveness Award. The Award recognizes leaders who have advanced the competitiveness agenda and made significant contributions to their nations, regions, cities and globally. With this award, the GFCC salutes Al-Dabbagh for his vast achievements in business, government, global engagement, philanthropy and education in promoting […]

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MOU Signed with Malaysia High-Tech Group

The GFCC signed a memorandum of understanding with the Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High-Technology (MIGHT). With more than 100 members from industry, government and academia, MIGHT works to develop Malaysia’s high technology for business. MIGHT will be one of our partners for the 2017 Global Innovation Summit.

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Members Share Reports on Competitiveness from Around the Globe

GFCC sustaining, general and corporate members and fellows convened for the 2016 GFCC Annual Meeting, hosted by Gallup. Members delivered presentations on their respective organizations and discussed the future of competitiveness and the GFCC. In the evening, some of our distinguished Global Fellows delivered lightning talks on subjects such as energy, finance, talent and urbanization. View […]

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