27Mar2017

Some Thoughts on the Challenges of Leadership in the Digital Age

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Digitisation brings about a new need for competent leadership. Today, we'll take a look at the most dramatic changes.Leadership in the digital age will be one of the defining themes of Global Female Leaders 2017. If you haven't done so already, we invite you to take a look at our 2017 agenda...

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23Mar2017

Do you know what it takes to become a Digital Leader and win on Digital Transformation?

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Executives must acquire new skills and abilities to become a digital leader. This includes leveraging new methods and tools to bring employees on board. With openness to the use of these tools, executives show that they are agile and able to integrate employees more in the processes, while...

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23Mar2017

Leading International Teams, Leaders Have to Change Their Behaviour, says Sabine von Österreich

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Dr Sabine von Österreich is an experienced consultant for executives, managers and teams of international companies and organisations. She specialises in leadership and team performance. We asked her about the current challenges leaders face heading international teams.At Global Female Leaders 2017...

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20Mar2017

The Trump-scare, Isolationism and the Global Economy

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What does the White House's new economic isolationism mean for the global economy? After Angela Merkel's meeting with President Trump we dissect the possible implications of the new policy. The Crisis of Globalisation will be an important topic on this year's Global Female Leaders Summit. For...

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Gregor Nilsson
13Mar2017

Digital Transformation in Non-profit Organisations. An Interview with Gregor Nilsson

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Gregor Nilsson is CDO at the Swiss national offices of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). The WWF is an internationally operating nature conservation organisation funded from membership fees, donations and grants from individual governments. One of the organisation’s current challenges is to...

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27Feb2017

The Term 'Sharing Economy' will Become Irrelevant, says Debbie Wosskow in Our Interview

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Love Home Swap UK has been described as the "Airbnb for grown-ups". It lets people exchange their homes for vacation purposes. Debbie Wosskow, CEO and founder of the company, explains how the Sharing Economy works and how it will evolve in the future. Mrs. Wosskow will talk more on the topic...

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27Feb2017

Get Ready: The Official Programme for Global Digital Leaders 2017 has been Published!

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Dear readers, today we are happy to announce, that the official programme for Global Digital Leaders 2017 has been published. The content-driven programme of our 3rd annual summit promises a wealth of visionary debates, thought-provoking discussions and interactive formats showcasing real solutions...

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Ranj Begley
16Feb2017

A Deep Dive on the Modern Consumer with Ranj Begley

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Some call Readly the "Spotify of Magazines". In our interview with Ranj Begley of Readly UK we dive deep into the desires of modern consumers. How, when and why do they want to interact with products? And how can businesses harness data to their customers better?Mrs. Begley will talk more on the...

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26Jan2017

Does Belief Trump Truth? Or do Facts Matter? An Interview with Megan Beyer

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During the Obama administration Megan Beyer was Executive Director of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities of the United States. She talks to us about populism, the economic implications of a Trump presidency, and the relationship between Europe and the US.Mrs. Beyer will also take...

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Ari Fadyl
17Jan2017

Bringing Google to the Next Level of Digital Maturity

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Speaking with Strategic Leaders at Google, Ari tells us about his experiences in the past and his new position at Google. Additionally, he gives us an overview of the digital trends in 2017. Ari has over 15 years of experience in Banking, Insurance, Education, IT and the Telecommunications industry...

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Season's Greetings and Happy New Year
20Dec2016

Finding Peace in a Time of Turmoil

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Dear readers, 2016 is slowly crawling to its finish line, and it is probably happy to come to an end. These are interesting times we live in, and they are even more interesting when you are organising an international economic forum. This year, we saw the escalation of conflicts around the world,...

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25Nov2016

Interview: Karina Robinson on the Rising Phenomenon of Populism

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2016 will go down in history as the year of Brexit, Trump and the rise of right-wing, populist parties in Europe. The new political paradigm seems to point towards closing borders and concentrating isolation nation states. From an economic perspective, these developments might prove to be quite...

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