Innovation for Jobs

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i4j Munich Entries

I4J Munich International Summit: Jerome Zois

By iiijadmin / January 11, 2014 / Comments Off on I4J Munich International Summit: Jerome Zois
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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, … Read more I4J Munich International Summit: Jerome Zois

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i4j Munich: Ben Nelson

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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 … Read more i4j Munich: Ben Nelson

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i4j Munich: Aart De Geus (Bertelsmann Stiftung)

By iiijadmin / January 11, 2014 / Comments Off on i4j Munich: Aart De Geus (Bertelsmann Stiftung)
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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 … Read more i4j Munich: Aart De Geus (Bertelsmann Stiftung)

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

By iiijadmin / January 3, 2014 / Comments Off on i4j Munich: Kaigham Gabriel, Executive Vice President Motorola Mobility (Deutsche Welle)
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“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 … Read more i4j Munich: Kaigham Gabriel, Executive Vice President Motorola Mobility (Deutsche Welle)

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

By iiijadmin / January 3, 2014 / Comments Off on i4j Munich: David Nordfors, IIIJ / i4j Organizer (Deutsche Welle)
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“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 … Read more i4j Munich: David Nordfors, IIIJ / i4j Organizer (Deutsche Welle)

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

By iiijadmin / January 2, 2014 / Comments Off on i4j Munich: Stefano Scarpetta, OECD’s Director for Employment (Deutsche Welle)
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“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) … Read more i4j Munich: Stefano Scarpetta, OECD’s Director for Employment (Deutsche Welle)

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