The Forum’s Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution invites and catalyses global cooperation dedicated to developing policy principles and frameworks that accelerate the application of science and technology in the global public interest.
The Center is a platform to discuss ethical issues, values and regulation of Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies such as the internet of things (IoT) and artificial intelligence/machine learning. Targeted projects engage multiple stakeholders, including regulators, to develop policy frameworks that can be applied across industries and national borders.
A global hub of expertise, knowledge-sharing and collaboration, the Center is located at the Presidio in San Francisco, USA, in close proximity to the world’s foremost technology companies, start-ups, investors, venture capital firms and leading academic institutions.
Murat Sönmez, Head of the World Economic Forum Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
Dominic Kailash Nath Waughray, Head of Public-Private Partnership
Zvika Krieger, Head of Technology Policy and Partnerships
Center Partners are an exclusive group of global companies with the scale and ambition to help chart Fourth Industrial Revolution governance. Partners play a core leadership role. They include:
Kaiser Permanente, Microsoft Corporation, Palantir Technologies, SAP
Huawei, IDEO, Reliance Industries and Turkcell
The Center is also supported by Associates and Members.
An interactive discussion on how public-private cooperation can ensure the Fourth Industrial Revolution will benefit the global public interest. What can the World Economic Forum Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution do to help?
World Economic Forum Center for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
1201 Ralston Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94129
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