Top U.S. national security advisors will gather officials from 30 countries in October to discuss how to combat the growing threat of ransomware and other cyber crime.

An online session hosted by the White House National Security Council will also be aimed at improving law enforcement collaboration on issues such…


Made of Air, a Berlin-based startup founded by two architects, has developed a carbon negative thermoplastic that can be used for everything from building facades to consumer goods. It is co-developing new products with large corporate customers such as Audi and H&M Group.

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Who: Curt Carlson in an internationally recognized innovator and thought leader on the practice of innovation who has helped start over twenty new companies Under his leadership from 1998 to 2014, Silicon Valley-based SRI International became a global model for the creation of high-value innovations worth tens of billions of…


Data has the potential to unleash everything from new business models to informing pandemic response and helping achieve net-zero climate goals but the fact that there is no global consensus on how to handle it is limiting its use.

The Schrems II decision by the European Court of Justice in…


Climework’s CEO and Founder Jan Werzbacher

To reach the Paris climate targets, global emission levels will need to be cut in half by 2030, reach net zero by 2050 and stay net negative throughout the second half of the century. Direct air capture is one of few technology options available to remove CO2 from the atmosphere…


Diageo, the London-based owner of Smirnoff vodka and Tanqueray gin, made headlines this week when it announced that one of its factories, a new whiskey distillery in Kentucky , aims to run entirely on renewable energy. …


Who: Derek O’Halloran is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Executive Committee and Head, Future of Digital Economy & New Value Creation. He has global responsibility for strategy, partner and stakeholder management and the development and delivery of high-impact private-public collaborations across the digital transformation agenda.

Topic: Why corporates…


Cheery yellow digital artwork being auctioned by PepsiCo’s potato chip brand Lay’s is designed to raise the brand’s profile, attract a younger and digitally native consumer base, and drive social impact. No wonder it has the word smiles in its title. …


Sinai Technologies CEO Maria Fujihara

Corporate use of an internal price on carbon is becoming the new normal for major multinationals: In 2020 more than 2000 companies factored an internal carbon price into their business plans, representing an 80% leap over five years, according to CDP, a not-for profit organization that focuses on environmental impact…


Who: Theodor Swedjemark is Chief Communications and Sustainability Officer and a member of the Group Executive Committee of ABB.

Topic: ABB’s sustainability strategy and what other companies can learn from its journey.

Quote: “There are KPIs for sustainability the same way we have them for profits and revenues. We also…

Jennifer L. Schenker

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