Jan 25

World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum
January 20-23, 2016
Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

“I don’t think of robots as competitors. I think of them as collaborators.”
~ Justine Cassell, Human-Computer Interaction Institute

“China is going to contribute more and more to world’s innovation.”
~ Bill Gates, Gates Foundation

“Gender equality would be the ‘single biggest stimulus to the economy’.”
~ Emma Watson, Actress

“People used to be cannibals as part of their culture- to do terrible things as part of their culture.” (re culture note being an excuse for LGBT discrimination)
~ Joe Biden, U.S. Vice President

“Men still run the world; I’m not sure it’s going so well.”
~ Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook

Visual Quote:
Hitting rock bottom
Image Credit

“Economic Growth doesn’t mean anything unless it is inclusive growth.”
~ John Green, Author and Vlogger

“A leader without a follower is just a person taking a walk.”
~ Bernard J. Tyson, Kaiser Permanente

“With great transformations, fear is often as prevalent as hope.”
~ Gary Coleman, Deloitte

“In a country well governed, poverty is to be ashamed of. In a country badly governed, wealth is to be ashamed of.” (quoting Confucius)
~ as tweeted by Max Keiser

“Inequality is the most important issue on the planet.”
~ Marc Benioff, Salesforce

Conference Link: World Economic Forum