World Economic Forum

INOVIO Announces First Subject Dosed in Phase 1B Clinical Trial for its DNA Vaccine Against Lassa Fever, INO-4500, in West Africa

2021-02-23 21:00 2922

Phase 1B clinical trial is first study for Lassa fever conducted in Africa Goal is for vaccine to be available for emergency use as stockpile product following Phase 2 Progress on INO-4500 reflects INOVIO's focus on and continued commitment to the fight against infectious diseases Trial fully f...

Evermos, an Indonesian Social-Commerce Platform, Seeks to Add Fairer Economy Discussions to The Davos Agenda 2021

2021-02-17 09:08 959

BANDUNG, Indonesia, Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the World Economic Forum's Davos Agenda 2021, Evermos, aWest Java's social-commerce platform for Indonesian Muslim products, Evermos, unveiledan article on helping Indonesian MSMEs increase their competitiveness

RMI, Energy Transitions Commission, We Mean Business, and World Economic Forum Co-Launch Mission Possible Partnership to Help Transform Heavy Industry and Transport

2021-01-27 15:00 1089

GENEVA, Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mission Possible Partnership (MPP), launched today at the Davos Agenda, is a new coalition formed by the Energy Transitions Commission, Rocky Mountain Institute, We Mean Business coalition, and the World Economic Forum. Backed by funding from the Bezos Ea...

Xi calls for multilateralism to fight pandemic, recession

2021-01-27 00:12 970

BEIJING, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by China Daily: President Xi Jinping delivered a special speech at the virtual Davos Agenda event of the World Economic Forum inBeijing on Monday. Here are the highlights: A quote from Pres...

Yidu Tech's Founder Gong Rujing Speaks on How AI Works in Responding to the COVID-19 Crisis at the Davos 2O21

2021-01-26 19:48 3614

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "Innovative technologies such as AI have become an ally in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, playing key roles in many areas such as pandemic research and judgment, simulation and prediction," said Gong Rujing, founder and chairwoman of ...

CGTN: Hand in Hand: China calls for multilateralism to tackle global crises

2021-01-26 03:18 965

BEIJING, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Against the backdrop of a pandemic that has taken tolls on global public health and put the world economy in deep recession, the world in 2020 left many living with fear and uncertainty with the situation further worsening due to other emerging challenges. ...

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales participating in today's release of annual ranking of World's 100 Most Sustainable Corporations

2021-01-25 13:01 780

TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate Knights 17th annual ranking of the world's 100 most sustainable corporations is being released this morning, at a virtual event opening with live remarks from His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales. The ranking is based on a rigorous assessment of ...

Family Mask's #PPEforALL and UpLink: Accelerating Grassroots Innovation to Reset, Recover and Rebuild in the Post-Pandemic World

2021-01-20 13:18 1137

HONG KONG, Jan. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 has delivered the greatest shock to the global economy since World War II. Entire societies have been locked down, and people everywhere have had to adjust to new ways of working, studying, socializing, and entertaining themse...

World Economic Forum Welcomes Ntuple, and its patented technology SyncTree, into the Global Innovators Community

2020-12-17 22:03 1423

HONG KONG, Dec. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Ntuple , a leader in the industry of application programming interfaces ("API") and micro-services lifecycle management, today became the first company exclusively in the API economy, and the first company from...

World Economic Forum's UpLink Initiative Recognizes Hong Kong's Family Mask and its #PPEforALL Initiative as an Official COVID-19 Cohort Member

2020-12-01 18:48 1072

HONG KONG, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The challenges facing the world are overwhelming, from the climate crisis to stubborn rates of poverty, inequality and systemic discrimination. Family Mask seeks to empower our next generation to stand-up, start-up and scale-up.

DEVCON Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

2020-06-17 03:00 1054

DEVCON, a Cybersecurity SaaS company, was selected as a Technology Pioneer for its advancement of online security. ATLANTA, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DEVCON, the Atlanta, GA-based company that protects companies and consumers from online cyberattacks, was selected among hundreds of candidate...

StashAway Awarded a Technology Pioneer by The World Economic Forum

2020-06-16 15:30 1965

SINGAPORE, June 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Economic Forum has selected StashAway, the leading digital wealth manager in the region, as a 2020 Technology Pioneer. StashAway personalises financial advice and portfolio management for both retail and accredited investors, and is backed by Ei...

Dorae Awarded as Technology Pioneer By World Economic Forum

2020-06-16 15:30 1401

LONDON, June 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dorae has been recognized as a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum.  Dorae is the physical trade cloud, a software platform that brings technology to the heart of supply chain and business processes. The World Economic Forum's Technology Pioneers...

World Economic Forum report recognizes key critical infrastructure innovations from Smart Wires, ABB and Siemens

2020-05-28 04:38 1661

SAN FRANCISCO, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's report from the World Economic Forum's International Energy Community inChina has highlighted Smart Wires SmartValveTM as one of the energy sector's influential innovations during the last decade. Winners were chosen based on several criteria in...

Sarah Zhang, Founder and CEO of Points Technology, was invited to attend World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2020 in Davos

2020-03-30 13:42 844

DAVOS, Switzerland, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarah Zhang, founder and CEO of Points Technology, was invited to attend World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2020, held fromJanuary 21 to 24 in Davos, Switzerland. The theme for Davos 2020 is Stakeholders for a Cohesive and Sustainable World. A n...

Grab Advances 'Tech For Good' Agenda at WEF; Contributes to New Industry Guidelines

2020-01-31 11:53 1645

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Grab, Southeast Asia's leading super app, today convened global leaders on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting inDavos, Switzerland, to discuss the roles and expectations of technology companies in using "technology for good" ...

Asian dairy giant Yili in the spotlight as health becomes a hot topic at WEF 2020 in Davos

2020-01-25 22:30 11181

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The 50th World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting has just come to a conclusion. At the forum, chairman and president ofChina-based healthy food producer Yili Group (Stock Code: 600887) Pan Gang expressed his confidence in the expansion of the Ch...

Trip.com Group CEO talks sustainable travel at World Economic Forum

2020-01-24 23:10 1974

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 50th World Economic Annual Forum inDavos, Jane Sun, CEO of industry leading international online travel agency (OTA) Trip.com Group, shared insights into trajectories for the travel industry and sustainable development.

Henley & Partners Discusses Sovereign Equity at Davos

2020-01-24 20:30 1853

LONDON, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Henley & Partners  was delighted to take part in a Davos panel discussion during this week's World Economic Forum, which considered innovation between the individual and the sovereign state, and the benefits that can be created...

DMCC Announces Crypto Valley in Dubai at Davos 2020, Boosting Blockchain Ecosystem

2020-01-24 14:43 1459

- World's largest ecosystem for cryptographic, blockchain and distributed ledger technologies to launch inDubai DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DMCC  – the world's flagship free zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise – announced...

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