Vietnam awards GII Medal for the Cause of Science and Technology

HO CHI MINH, 25 March 2020 – Vietnam officially recognizes the Global Innovation Index (GII) for its great contribution to the development of science, technology and innovation in the country through ...

Posted on Thursday, March 26, 2020
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WIPO’s Global Innovation Index will be Central to Developing Philippines’ Innovation Strategies

MANILA, 7 February 2020 – The Philippines has implemented a new law that would enhance the nation’s innovation capacity as measured by WIPO’s Global Innovation Index (GII)....

Posted on Friday, February 21, 2020
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Innovation in the economy and society

DAVOS, January 2020 – Walid Abdelnasser, WIPO Director of the Regional Bureau for Arab Countries, discusses the links between innovation and economic development at the World Economic Forum meetings i...

Posted on Monday, February 3, 2020
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The UN General Assembly References the GII for Measuring Innovation in a Resolution on Science Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development

NEW YORK, 19 December 2019 – Ola Zahran, WIPO Head of the Coordination Office in New York, reports on the key referencing of the Global Innovation Index in the 74th UN General Assembly resolution on S...

Posted on Friday, January 31, 2020
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The GII in Minsk: Unlocking Belarus' Potential as the Silicon Valley of Eastern Europe

MINSK, 14 - 16 January 2020 – GII Co-Editor Sacha Wunsch-Vincent discusses Belarus' innovation potential in the field of ICT services following his mission to Minsk....

Posted on Monday, January 27, 2020
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Fostering Innovation-Based Growth Centers in the Heartland: A New Way to Counter Regional Divergence and Drive U.S. Competitiveness

Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) Founder and President Robert Atkinson examines the widening regional innovation divide between superstar metropolitan areas and the rest of the ...

Posted on Monday, January 20, 2020
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