By: Lidia Evita, Staff Writer for World Liberty TV
The World Business Forum, the world’s premier management event, gathering thousands of executives in cities around the globe to learn from today’s most brilliant business minds, announces this year’s Forum in New York City-dubbed “The Age of the Ideas”-set to take place November 2nd and 3rd at New York’s Javits Center.
Organized and curated by World of Business Ideas (WOBI), the World Business Forum focuses on the issues most relevant to today’s business people, stimulating new ways of thinking and inspiring action.
The Forum is also built to provide a unique networking environment to connect with like-minded professionals. At a time of growing economic headwinds, this year’s Forum is more important than ever.
“Each year WOBI hosts the World Business Forum in cities around the globe, bringing the best minds together to spark new ideas and conversations as one diverse collective,” said Chris Stanley, WOBI Global Content Director; Managing Director.
“This year’s event in New York is sure not to disappoint. We know business leaders across all industries are facing unique challenges right now.
The Forum is a special opportunity for leaders to come together and learn from an incredible program of world class business thinkers and practitioners. We are sure all those in attendance will leave better prepared to lead their organizations through this turbulent time.”
For more than 30 years, we have witnessed a revolution – a period of exponential change and innovation. Today we take for granted the need to embrace technology as a core part of our business processes and operations. We therefore believe we are entering a new age, the Age of the Ideas.
We believe that ideas elevate us. They allow us to envision a better future and inspire us to go out and create that future. They are the source of innovation—the source
of future competitive advantage. This year’s World Business Forum will provide two days of unique ideas shared by the most inspiring and influential business leaders, thought leaders, and practitioners. They will help inspire imagination, further innovation, and help businesses succeed.
Speakers at this year’s New York event include, Lloyd Blankfein, Chairman and former CEO of The Goldman Sachs Group, and Carly Fiorina, former Chairman and CEO, Hewlett-Packard Company and former presidential candidate, Pat Lencioni, founder and president of The Table Group, Chris Gardner, entrepreneur, author, and philanthropist, Paul Romer, economist and policy entrepreneur, Dave Ulrich, world’s leading authority on talent and human resources, and many more!
About World Business Forum: Taking place each year in cities across the Americas, Europe and Asia, World Business Forum is a two-day event that brings together restless minds united by their passion for business. They come to learn from and be inspired by some of the world’s most renowned figures from business and beyond—a blend of content from CEOs, entrepreneurs, innovators, thinkers, artists, and sportspeople.