Davos Notebook

Of global risks and the future

January 26, 2011

No one really knows what the global risks will be because no one can predict the future, says James Ledbetter, but it doesn’t stop the WEF from trying:

The future of business: mobile technology

By Guest Contributor
January 26, 2011

By Bill McDermott and Jim Hagemann Snabe, who are the co-CEOs of SAP AG, a business software maker. The opinions expressed are their own.

Advice for Davos ‘virgins’

January 26, 2011

Watch this video to find out the do’s and don’ts of Davos:

Davos on the street

January 26, 2011

Watch this video to find out what people on the street think of Davos:

Will there be charitable action at Davos?

January 26, 2011

Reuters Editor Jennifer Ablan would like to see a different kind of monetary stimulus come from Davos this year — charitable giving:

from Chrystia Freeland:

The “working rich” and the rest of us

By Chrystia Freeland
January 26, 2011

‘‘The next 10 years is going to be the most exciting time in our lives!’’ said Tejpreet Singh Chopra, an Indian entrepreneur. ‘‘The Indian economy will double! It will be incredible!’’

Global Development crashes the Davos party

By Guest Contributor
January 26, 2011

Joe Cerrell– Joe Cerrell is Director of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, European Office. The opinions expressed are his own. –

How to feed a hungry Davos CEO

January 26, 2011

lunchFood is one of the key highlights of the World Economic Forum and Wednesday’s lunch brought taste from around the world to serve hungry CEOs, heads of states and policymakers who spend the morning discussing the outlook for the global economy and corporate profits.

Be part of Davos Today with Chrystia Freeland

January 26, 2011

Chrystia Freeland headshotReuters has added an exciting new dimension to its Davos coverage this year. As well as Insider TV’s regular Davos Today morning show (streamed live on this website every morning at 7 a.m. CET during the annual meeting), there is now also an afternoon show to be broadcast at 2:30 p.m. on 26, 27 and 28 January.

Me, Myself, I

January 26, 2011

How do I trust myself? Let me count the ways…

Global PR group Edelman told the World Economic Forum about its Trust Barometer and said that “Trust” in general had stabilised.