GFCC Welcomes Stratega BDS as New Corporate Member

Stratega Business Development Services joins GFCC network as Corporate Member The GFCC is proud to announce that Strategy BDS has joined our network as a Corporate member. Stratega BDS (Business Development Services) was founded in 2002, with an aim to support the growth of innovative companies through consulting, strategic intelligence and business development services. Stratega’s core […]

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GFCC Releases New Report: Connecting Farm, City and Technology

The GFCC is proud to release its newest report, Connecting Farm, City and Technology, by esteemed GFCC Senior Fellows, Banning Garrett and Fred Davies. By 2050, two thirds of the world will be urban, and food production will be limited on a global scale by the availability of land, water, and energy. An in depth study […]

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Swinburne University of Technology joins GFCC as University Member

The GFCC is thrilled to announce that Swinburne University of Technology is joining the GFCC network as a University Member, and a member of the University and Research Leadership Forum. Swinburne University has a long history of dedication to high-quality research and creative approaches to innovation. Swinburne is committed to encouraging, supporting and investing in research […]

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GFCC Shares Insights on how Universities Engage in Innovation during the Times Higher Education Emerging Economies Summit hosted by Qatar University

The Times Higher Education Emerging Economies Summit in partnership with Qatar University was held January 14-16 in Doha, Qatar. The Summit was attended by participants from 40 different countries across the globe and chaired by the President of GFCC member Qatar University, Hassan Al-Derham, who co-chaired the GFCC Optimizing Innovation Alliances Report. GFCC Executive Director […]

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GFCC Partners with Smart Cities New York 2019

The GFCC has long supported the mission of Smart Cities New York in promoting dialogue on city innovation, competitiveness and sustainability. During SCNY 2017 GFCC President Deborah Wince-Smith moderated a panel on leading cities into the future, and in 2018 GFCC Executive Director Roberto Alvarez moderated a panel on building 21st century cities. This year […]

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8th Brazilian Industry Innovation Summit to take place June 10-11, 2019

The Brazilian Industry Innovation Summit takes place every two years in São Paulo, Brazil, and is one of the biggest biennial events held in this region of Latin America. During its seventh and latest edition, held in 2017, the audience was composed of more than 3,000 business leaders and there were talks from 65 speakers […]

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EXC presents National Award for Quality to Companies in Argentina

The National Quality Award (PNC, in Spanish) rewards excellence in management based on the Excellence Management Model developed by the National Quality Award Foundation. The 2019 winners were: INTERBANKING S.A., winner of the National Award for Quality in Innovation Management EDESUR S.A., winner of the National Award for Quality in Directory Management ADOX S.A, with […]

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Fred Davies Joins GFCC as Senior Fellow

GFCC is proud to announce that Dr. Fred Davies has joined the GFCC community in the role of Senior Fellow. Dr. Davies is a celebrated expert in international horticulture, agriculture, and food security. He has been a Guggenheim Fellow, Senior Fulbright Fellow, Senior Science Advisor at USAID, and President of the American Society for Horticultural Sciences. […]

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GFCC Welcomes Elisa Jagerson as Senior Fellow

The GFCC is thrilled to welcome Elisa Jagerson to our community as our new Senior Fellow. Through her innovative leadership at FutureBrand Speck, Jagerson has worked with companies such as Google, Apple, Samsung and Tesla to generate growth with ‘future proof’ relevancy. Throughout her career Jagerson has advanced her holistic vision of Experience Engineering, weaving […]

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