Last quote by Klaus Schwab
Klaus Schwab quotes
The problems we face technologically, economically,socially and politically are so tremendous, such that sustainable solutions require a systemic, holistic approach .... And particularly the collaboration of all global stakeholders, united in one mission - improving the state of the world.
Without economic development, social progress is not possible and without social progress, economic development is not sustainable. Every simplified approach to deal with the global complex agenda is condemned to fail.
We are at some kind of a turning point of history – we need new concepts, we do not have the solutions or the intellectual concepts for everything which we confront. We have to be modest and provide the young generation with the possibility even more to make a contribution.
Declining openness in the global economy is harming competitiveness and making it harder for leaders to drive sustainable, inclusive growth.
I see a lot of entrepreneurial forces coming up in China. Look at Alibaba. I feel China will use the fourth Industrial revolution in order to boost its economy.
People today are scared of the stability of the world. What we must try to do is instill trust in to governments and leaderships.
Countries will need to start thinking of human capital very differently – including how they integrate women into leadership roles. This shift in mindset and practice is not a goal for the future, it is an imperative today.
Let's take again the emergence of China, the emergence of India, represented here as never before. Let's take the consequences of social media, how they impact even on politics. All those are issues and features of the new reality.