World Government Summit 2016 kicks off in Dubai
Each year government officials, thought leaders, thinkers, policy makers and private sector leaders meet to discuss the best ways to develop the future of government, based on the latest developments and future trends in government.
The World Government Summit is the primary global forum dedicated to shaping the future of government worldwide. Each year, the Summit sets the agenda for the next generation of governments with a focus on how they can harness innovation and technology to solve universal challenges facing humanity.
The World Government Summit is a knowledge exchange platform at the intersection between government, futurism, technology and innovation. It functions as a thought leadership platform and networking hub for policymakers, experts and pioneers in human development.
The Summit is a gateway to the Future as it functions as an analysis platform for the future trends, issues and opportunities facing humanity. It is also an opportunity to showcase innovations, best practice and smart solutions to inspire creativity to tackle these future challenges.
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Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt has won the inaugural Best Minister in the World award at a summit in Dubai.
The World Government Summit is hosted by the United Arab Emirates and featured a keynote address from American President Barack Obama.
Mr Hunt was in Dubai to receive his award overnight, with the conference leaders saying he had played a crucial role in reducing carbon emissions.
His award was judged on criteria that included innovation, leadership, impact and reputation.
The World Government Summit is dedicated to shaping the future of government through innovation and technology.
World leaders, scientists and media experts are attending the summit which features forums on the future of renewable energy, zombie apocalypse preparedness and the future of money.
Keynote speakers also included Yusuf Islam (formerly Cat Stevens), the former president of Ireland, Mary Robinson, and ocean conservation advocate Lewis Pugh.
another hot air festival..check the website out..the usual suspects are involved..and the usual themes..
i have added an extra bit where the australian environment minister has been crowned as the worlds best minister..something that sent the latte drinking, twitter outragiests(my word) into a frenzy..
“The Summit is a gateway to the Future as it functions as an analysis platform for the future trends, issues and opportunities facing humanity.”