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Artificial intelligence can support retail operations in a changing economy, increasing profits, optimizing business processes, and improving sustainability.
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AI can become an essential enabler for the energy transition. A new report from the World Economic Forum sets out the actions needed to make this happen.
«The transition to low-carbon energy systems is driving the rapid growth of distributed power generation, distributed storage and advanced demand-response capabilities, which need to be orchestrated and integrated through more networked, transactional power grids.»
Our expanding cities, as well as rural areas, must be at the forefront of efforts to protect ecosystems – a key realization at the start of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration
«Contributions from national government, international organizations, the private sector, civil society and academia are needed to drive the much-needed change.»
If it’s marshalled in the right way, the global finance market could become a powerful force for sustainable development.
We asked over 150 experts to discuss the challenges of AI developments in the workplace, their economic impacts and share their positive AI visions for the future.
«traditional work might still be essential. To them, UBI is an admission of failure – it assumes that most people will have nothing of economic value to contribute to society.»
Critical thinking and problem-solving top the list of skills employers believe will grow in prominence in the next five years.
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These some of the trends likely to influence the world of work between now and 2022, according to the World Economic Forum's Future of Jobs report 2018.
As the dawn of electrification and the early history of computing show, pioneering technology means little without the right mindset to apply it.
A new Ukrainian homebuilding startup called PassivDom uses a 3D printing robot that can print parts for tiny houses.
Are we on the verge of a Blade Runner-style future?
Businesses should treat wellbeing as a tangible skill, a critical business input and a measurable outcome.
The global transition to renewable energy will need AI technology to manage decentralized grids and tight governance to ensure fair access and resilience.
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The digital skills gap threatens future economic stability – but companies who address it themselves can further sustainability and improve their bottom line
«Upskilling may even have wider environmental benefits. The more digitally literate we are, the more we are able to create efficiencies that contribute to environmental sustainability.»
Simple things we can do to have a healthier relationship with water and our environment in the future.
Finding your everyday reason for living, or ikigai, could lead to a longer and better life.
Almost 40% of workers think their job will be obsolete within five years, according to PwC’s Hopes and fears 2021 report.
«The majority of people (77%) are ready to learn new skills or completely retrain, and 40% of workers have improved their digital skills during the pandemic.»
Members of the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on Geopolitics discuss the biggest impact technology will have on geopolitics in the coming year.
«the battleground for geopolitical influence will be centred on who owns the tech companies and which companies they own»
New data highlights a growing disconnect between what professionals want and what employers are now offering. LinkedIn's managing director for EMEA and Latin America highlights the skills leaders need…
According to Estonia's president, governments should offer their people e-services with the same efficiency and user experience as online stores do.
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