Tony Blair talks about solving global challenges through connectivity

At the World Knowlegde Forum in Seoul today, Tony Blair was the first speaker in a series of existing and former political leaders talking about current global challenges. The former Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland was invited as main speaker and he convinced in his capacity to set the tone for the … Continue reading Tony Blair talks about solving global challenges through connectivity

World Knowledge Forum in Seoul – mapping the Zeitgeist

I have arrived in Seoul, the South Korean capital which is presenting itself foggy and grey today. My flight was overbooked and the offers went up to 600€ refund for a Premium Economy passenger who changed to an Economy seat for the flight, serious money and an indication for the success of the Premium Economy … Continue reading World Knowledge Forum in Seoul – mapping the Zeitgeist

How to choose the right wine for a business lunch or dinner

I was recently asked to explain my take on how to choose the right wine as a business professional. A friend of mine writes for the prestigious ‘Law Society of New South Wales’ in Sydney and plans a series of statements on this ever-young topic. The challenge: you have 50 words to get your message … Continue reading How to choose the right wine for a business lunch or dinner

Speaking Opportunity at World Knowledge Forum in Korea

I am quite excited to be travelling to Korea in a few weeks. For sure I’ll be posting about this pan-Asian event from Korea’s capital Seoul. I have a Speaking Opportunity at one of the top events in Asia. The speakers’ list of the World Knowledge Forum 2015 looks already impressive. Here is a screenshot of … Continue reading Speaking Opportunity at World Knowledge Forum in Korea

September is dmexco time – the digital world meets personally

Whoever feels at home in digital media in Europe had this date in its diary: the dmexco exposition and conference in Cologne in Germany was a melting pot of the advertising industry, the publishers and whatever direct clients there might be; there were plenty of PR people and all sorts of bloggers present that like … Continue reading September is dmexco time – the digital world meets personally