The Global Innovation Index presented by WIPO at the WTO Ministerial – Bali

The main findings of the 2013 Global Innovation Index (GII) were presented by Daniela Benavente, Lead Researcher of the 2013 GII,to an audience of internatio...

Posted on Thursday, December 5, 2013

Uruguay jumps 15 places

Uruguay placed 52nd in the 2013 Global Innovation Index (GII), up 15 places from its ranking of 67th in 2012. The key improvements to the country’s ranking l...

Posted on Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Asia-Pacific launch of the Global Innovation Index - China

On 17 July, I presented the main results of GII 2013 at a regional event hosted by Huawei on their Shenzhen campus in China. The high tech surroundings, and ...

Posted on Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Cornell University panel explores ‘global game’ of innovation – New York

As founder and co-editor of the Global Innovation Index, to celebrate its sixth edition, I moderated a panel discussion of university, industry and governmen...

Posted on Monday, July 8, 2013

GII results in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) Region – Abu Dhabi

In the global picture of innovation that emerges from the Global Innovation Index 2013, the Middle East shows continued strengths – in particular through the...

Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Ministerial Roundtable breakfast on ‘Local innovation clusters in emerging countries’

Ministerial Roundtable breakfast on ‘Local innovation clusters in emerging countries’ as part of the first days of the ECOSOC High-Level Segment on July 2, 2...

Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2013