I4J Munich International Summit: Jerome Zois

Interview with Jérôme Zois, serial entrepreneur and currently Embedded Analyst at Palantir Technologies, USA. The interview was recorded during the i4j International Summit on 22-23 November 2013 in Munich jointly organized by Bertelsmann Stiftung, Bavarian Industry Association (vbw) and IIIJ – International Institute of Innovation Journalism and Communication. i4j links hand-picked leaders from business, government, […]

I4J Munich International Summit: Egils Milbergs

Interview with Egils Milbergs, President of the Center for Accelerating Innovation, USA. The interview was recorded during the i4j International Summit on 22-23 November 2013 in Munich jointly organized by Bertelsmann Stiftung, Bavarian Industry Association (vbw) and IIIJ – International Institute of Innovation Journalism and Communication. i4j links hand-picked leaders from business, government, education and […]

I4J Munich International Summit: Caroline King

Interview with Dr. Caroline King, Government Relations Director at SAP AG, Germany. The interview was recorded during the i4j International Summit on 22-23 November 2013 in Munich jointly organized by Bertelsmann Stiftung, Bavarian Industry Association (vbw) and IIIJ – International Institute of Innovation Journalism and Communication. i4j links hand-picked leaders from business, government, education and […]

i4j Munich: Ben Nelson

Interview with Ben Nelson, Chairman, CEO and founder of the Minerva Project, USA. The interview was recorded during the i4j International Summit on 22-23 November 2013 in Munich jointly organized by Bertelsmann Stiftung, Bavarian Industry Association (vbw) and IIIJ – International Institute of Innovation Journalism and Communication. i4j links hand-picked leaders from business, government, education […]

i4j Munich: Aart De Geus (Bertelsmann Stiftung)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YcTQ9bTLjF4&feature=youtu.be Interview with Aart De Geus, Chairman and CEO of Bertelsmann Stiftung, Germany, and former Minister of Social Affairs and Employment of the Netherlands. The interview was recorded during the i4j International Summit on 22-23 November 2013 in Munich jointly organized by Bertelsmann Stiftung, Bavarian Industry Association (vbw) and IIIJ – International Institute of Innovation […]

i4j Munich: “Neue Jobs durch technologischen Wandel?” (Deutsche Welle)

Deutsche Welle’s reportage (in German) from the i4j Munich Summit, November 22-23 2012: Welche Job-Chancen bietet der technologische Wandel? Wer hat mehr davon? Firmen oder Beschäftigte? Fragen, die eine hochkarätig besetzte Konferenz in München diskutierte. Mit überraschenden Antworten. Es geht um Innovationen, dabei ist das eigentlich ein alter Hut. Technologischen Wandel gibt es schon seit […]

i4j Munich: Kaigham Gabriel, Executive Vice President Motorola Mobility (Deutsche Welle)

“Jobs are better created through innovation by actually ignoring job creation. The purpose of innovation should be to create new capabilities, wealth. In the course of creating this, jobs will be created. If we start focussing on creating jobs we will get poor jobs and poor innovation. The challenge is to create more jobs than […]

i4j Munich: Aart DeGeus, Chairman and CEO Bertelsmann Foundation (Deutsche Welle)

“Participants at the Munich conference were unanimous in their opinion that all employees can develop further, whether they work in production or at a desk. Even assembly-line workers could prepare for new developments, they said. “Everyone has a lot of talents,” said De Geus from the Bertelsmann Foundation. Many of the participants also said everyone […]

i4j Munich: David Nordfors, IIIJ / i4j Organizer (Deutsche Welle)

“The conference’s name, i4j, stands for “Innovation for Jobs.” Nordfors criticizes the fact that governments often do not have any unified strategy in this area. He says most governments have a labor ministry and a separate department for new technologies. However, he believes both of these areas should be the responsibility of one ministry. The […]

i4j Munich: Stefano Scarpetta, OECD’s Director for Employment (Deutsche Welle)

“Stefano Scarpetta, the Director for Employment, Labor and Social Affairs at the OECD, calls on governments to support further training for employees. “But the employers themselves should also invest more in their personnel to enhance the talents working in the company. Constant learning is the key to success.”” (Deutsche Welle) Deutsche Welle’s reportage (in English) […]