Who we are
The World Capital Institute (WCI) is an independent international Think Tank whose purpose is to further the understanding and application of knowledge as the most powerful leverage of development.
The WCI operates as a program-based network focused on R&D, publications, events, awards, professional community building and diffusion activities on or clearly related to Knowledge Based Development and Knowledge Cities.
The WCI is a registered non-profit Professional Association with a headquarters in Querétaro, Mexico and a number of corresponding offices across the World.
International Advisory Board
ANA CRISTINA FACHINELLI
Ana is an expert in territorial strategic intelligence, knowledge management and application of the capital system for knowledge-based development for cities and communities. Read more
BLANCA C. GARCÍA
Blanca is an Human Resources Developer and Development Policy Administration and Management specialist dedicated to the facilitation, creation and research of knowledge-generative networks that engage people at the city-region level. Read more
Cathy is an expert in innovation with a strong analytical background in social research. She has led innovative partnerships in housing, health and wellbeing, and business engagement with universities. Read more
FRANCISCO JAVIER CARRILLO
Javier is passionate about knowledge as a leverage to the human condition. He is Professor of Knowledge Management and Knowledge-Based Development (KBD) at Tecnológico de Monterrey. Read more
Günter is a German computer scientist, management consultant and project developer. He founded several software companies and composed appriximately 100 publications. Read more
Eliut embodies a rare combination of entrepreneur and scholar, gifted public speaker and business consultant specialized in digital transformation, knowledge management, content management, eLearning, and online collaboration. Read more
JOSÉ I. ICAZA
JOSÉ CARLOS RAMOS
Tan is an eminent Australian scholar. He has been responsible for research, teaching, training, and capacity building programs on the fields of urban planning and development in esteemed Australian, Brazilian, Korean, Finnish, Japanese, and Turkish universities. Read more