“A Triumph.”

~ Tom Stewart
Executive Director for the National Center for the Middle Market & Former Editor of Harvard Business Review

WSIE May Change the Course of Your Life & Business.


PAST SPEAKERS  >            


A Line-up of 70 Presenters

Join them in New York to share the ideas and solutions disrupting industry, business and society.

We draw our presenters...

... from diverse disciplines. They are the people who constantly question the “meaning” of their products and places to address the world’s Innovation Trilemma: the desire for greater creativity, the need for smarter functionality and the demand for better livability.

Present the world’s most useful solutions.

Stage strategies that blend perspectives and deliver uncontested market spaces.

Connect with the companies driving the next wave of inventions and innovations.

Create collaborative partnerships that alters business competitiveness.

The 2016 cast focuses on

what’s important to YOU:


Stephan Hawking David Edwards

James Mulva David Jones Edward Gilligan Vint Cerf Bob Langer Don Tapscott Paul Kagame Carly Fiorina

Jan Chipchase James J. Collins

James Michel Alex Pentland

Rogier Van Der Heide Rives

Gloria Larson Craig Barrett

Bjorn Kjos Sophie Vandebroek

Marcie Black Alan Dabbiere

Don Ingber Susan Athey

Wim Elfrink Seth Priebatsch

Jane Stevenson Lars Boilesen

Mathew Silver John Levis

Kari Stefansson Lewis D’Vorkin

Scott Belsky Bill Stone

Emilio Ambasz Hector de J Ruiz

David Van Zandit Dixon Doll

Phil Guidice Shuana Mei

Stephen Hsu Kevin Semcken

We invite you to...

... engage with our cast as they converge from around the world: Barcelona and London; Amsterdam and Zhongguancun; Bangalore and Santiago; São Paulo and New York... and many more.

The profiles of our cast are fantastic: CEOs, musicians, architects, low carbon energy innovators, social media entrepreneurs, makers, designers, lighting icons, scientists,

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anthropologists, security hackers, retailers, educators, gaming engineers, venture capitalists, city architects... and many many more.

In our true tradition, the World Summit will announce its line-up few weeks ahead of the Summit’s production date. To learn more about the innovation quality of cast, please visit our former editions.    

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