John Lewis

John Lewis

John Lewis Explanation Age LLC, USA I was just 6 years old when I attended the 1964 New York World’s Fair, but I remember seeing the fair’s theme which was prominently displayed: “Peace Through Understanding.” The memory that stands out for me was not the amusement...
Robin Mansell

Robin Mansell

Robin Mansell Professor, Department of Media and Communications, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK If investment in digital networks and access to digital information is to support the sustainable development agenda, it must respect the aspirations...
Cecilia Nembou

Cecilia Nembou

Cecilia Nembou President of Divine Word University (DWU), Papua New Guinea Visions for future knowledge societies In this statement, knowledge means expertise and skills acquired by a person through experience or education and development means a fundamental change in...
Günter Koch

Günter Koch

Günter Koch Member of KM-A, co-founder of the New Club of Paris and former CEO of the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT) In my ‘former life’ as a computer scientist and software engineering manager, I was constantly confronted with the question of how intellectual...
Daniel Keftassa

Daniel Keftassa

Daniel Keftassa PhD, Chairperson of the community based organisation HefDA and Development Practioneer in Ethiopia In the social and economic development field, development practitioners are often expected to meet the needs, aspirations, worries and wishes of the...