Category: GLOBE Forum

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We’ve Only Just Begun: Securing a Safe Water Future – An Interview with Rebekah Eggers

Cloud computing. Augmented intelligence. Blockchain. The business landscape is changing rapidly, observes Rebekah Eggers, IBM’s Global Water Lead. She also believes that new tools open up endless possibilities in the water industry   What are…

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Taking the Temperature of our Oceans – An Interview with Dune Ives

Individuals, communities, governments, and businesses all have a role to play in protecting our most critical resource: our oceans. Dune Ives explains. A psychologist by training, Dune Ives has spent most of her career focussed…

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The Restoration Club – An Interview with Sally Uren

Companies that want to change the world need to be a meaningful part of the solution—and not just a smaller part of the problem. Sally Uren, CEO at Forum for the Future, explains.   What…

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The Sustainable Development Goals: An Opportunity for Business?

In 2015, 193 countries adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The aim? To achieve a prosperous, inclusive and sustainable society for all by 2030. Kevin Moss, Global Director of Sustainable Business…

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4 environmental applications of blockchain

Blockchain is a series of data transactions. These transactions are added chronologically as blocks, making up a chain requiring validation by other parties. The data in these blocks can’t be erased or altered, as a…

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Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence: The power is in the data

Whether you think Artificial Intelligence (AI) poses an ethical dilemma or is a force for social good, as tech giants continue to heavily invest in it, AI is expected to play a very big role…

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Innovators from the 2018 Global Cleantech 100 Companies to be showcased at GLOBE Forum and Innovation Expo 2018

VANCOUVER, CANADA - January 24, 2018 – GLOBE Forum 2018, North America's largest and longest-running international Leadership Summit on Sustainable Business, will host some of the top cleantech companies in the world that were recently…

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The Resource Revolution: Is it Here?

Interview with Scott Jacobs, CEO and Co-Founder of Generate Capital (and GLOBE Forum 2018 speaker) Scott spent a decade working in Silicon Valley as a tech entrepreneur and venture capitalist. A believer in the power…

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