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  • Global Economic Symposium 2013

    Global Economic Symposium Reader: Redefining Success!

    This article is the foreword published in “Redefining Success”, written by Thomas Rausch. For decades, decision-makers in politics and business have measured success in “hard currency”: the GDP of an economy or the profit of a company have served as the gold standard of their respective welfare. The global economic […]

  • Daniel Domscheit-Berg at the 2013 Global Economic Symposium in Kiel, Geramny. Photo Credit: Henrik Herzberg

    Trust & Transparency Pirates

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    FutureChallenges contributor Jamie Stark sat down with Daniel Domscheit-Berg at the Global Economic Symposium in Kiel on 1 October. Domscheit-Berg is a technology activist in Germany and abroad, founder of OpenLeaks, and in 2011 was named by Foreign Policy magazine in its list of top global thinkers. That same year he […]

  • Looking back at the GES 2013

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    This post was produced for the Global Economic Symposium 2013. Read more at The two days of the GES have been unlike any other experience in my life, academic or not. It wasn’t just the solution-oriented environment of the Symposium, the holistic approach to the topics or the sheer […]