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World Economic Forum to lead global smart cities alliance

World Economic Forum to lead global smart cities alliance

The alliance will unite municipal, regional and national governments as well as private sector partnerships and citizens around a shared set of guiding principles on tech governance.

WEF inaugurates global councils to restore trust in technology

WEF inaugurates global councils to restore trust in technology

The Global Fourth Industrial Revolution councils will work together to develop policy guidance and address governance gaps in areas such as AI, IoT and blockchain.

World needs "coalition of the willing" to counter cyber threats

World needs "coalition of the willing" to counter cyber threats

Cyber-security experts at Davos hope those democracies that have not signed the Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace will join the multi-stakeholder initiative

Global smart cities initiative launched at Davos

Global smart cities initiative launched at Davos

A coalition of G20 cities will help ensure that global smart city efforts are built upon a common set of human-centred principles and shared policy frameworks

World Economic Forum addresses civil society transformation

World Economic Forum addresses civil society transformation

At its annual meeting in Davos, WEF is launching an initiative aimed at helping the civil society prepare for and respond to the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Cities need to be agile if citizens are to thrive

Cities need to be agile if citizens are to thrive

A new report by the World Economic Forum aims to help city authorities better prepare for the changes of the Fourth Industrial Revolution