Strategy& at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2014
The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting was held in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland from January 22-25, 2014. The theme of the meeting was “The Reshaping of the World: Consequences for Politics, Business and Society.”
Strategy& CEO Cesare Mainardi participated in the CEO panel on Organizational Agility and Learning in a Complex World on January 23. A key question discussed was: How can organizations become more agile in a fast-paced and complex world? Some of the dimensions addressed included rethinking planning and discovery, achieving efficiency and resilience, and balancing long-term vision and rapid learning.
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The Global Information Technology Report 2014 features the latest results of the NRI, offering an overview of the current state of ICT readiness in the world. This year’s coverage includes a record number of 148 economies, accounting for over 98 percent of global GDP.
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Our previous work with the World Economic Forum
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