El Colegio de la Frontera Norte. A.C. is an institution dedicated to high-level research and teaching whose purpose is to generate scientific knowledge about the regional phenomena of the United States-Mexico border. To train high-level human resources and to link institutionally to contribute to the development of the region.
The Humboldt Cosmos Multiversity is a laboratory of ideas and a platform where ideas and a platform where protagonists with their diverse ideas try in lectures and seminars to inspire each other to create new ideas and concepts to shape the future.
Sorbonne University is a multidisciplinary, research-intensive, world-class university. Located in the heart of Paris, with a regional presence, it is committed to the success of its students and to meeting the scientific challenges of the 21st century. Thanks to its 55,300 students, 6,400 academic researchers and partner researchers, and 3,600 administrative and technical staff who make it a daily reality, Sorbonne University promotes diversity, creativity, innovation and openness to the world.
The purpose of International Forum on Knowledge Asset Dynamics (IFKAD) is to understand the knowledge drivers affecting the organization’s capacity for resilience and transformation. The multidisciplinary field of knowledge management can provide valuable information to help leaders and managers think and rethink their organizations to equip them with a knowledge management capability to absorb and react to disruptions and crises effectively.
A city is a living laboratory for innovation. A Living Lab can be seen as an innovation environment and an innovation approach. According to the European Network of Living Labs, a living lab is an open and innovative environment of "real life" circumstances, where user-driven innovation is part of the process of co-creating new services, products and social infrastructure. Living labs simultaneously embrace social and technological dimensions, in a partnership between companies, citizens, governments and universities.
The Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) is a higher education institution headquartered in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico. It is characterized by having an active presence in the areas of business and technological innovation through its engineering departments. It stands out for being the private university with the most patents registered in the country, thanks to its research mainly in biotechnology, health, automotive, food and manufacturing industries.
Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is an ambitious and collaborative institution that seeks to equip our students and graduates with the skills they will need in an increasingly disrupted and challenged world. Is a major Australian university with a truly global outlook. Home to nearly 50,000 students, we’re providing real-world infrastructure, learning and teaching, and graduate skills to the next generation of change-makers.
UNSA is an educational institution with a human approach, that is, its central axes are based on democratic participation, mutual respect and diversity. It allows the strengthening of support mechanisms for students to achieve an adequate academic development.
The New Club of Paris is an agenda developer for the knowledge economy. The club’s aim is to support nations, regions, cities, communities, and organizations in their transformation into the knowledge society. The club brings together intellectual entrepreneurs, scientists, opinion leaders and high-level politicians in the knowledge society and knowledge economy to engage in research, dialogue and concrete activities.
LIID Future Lab is a hybrid foresight research platform developed since 2000 by Raphaële Bidault-Waddington, which benefits from her protean (economics, art, urbanism, design, science, fiction and foresight) and international expertise. LIID's raison d'être is to conduct and offer cutting-edge research on the construction of futures, while seeking to renew the art of forecasting through approaches more suited to the current paradigm shift that questions our foundations of certainty and requires a lot of agility.
A new coalition of strong partners to bring about a change of paradigm in sustainability policies from top-down to bottom-up strategies. To this a broad-based global social movement shall be set in motion to change thinking and action in ways that enable the transition to a globally inclusive, and sustainable life. This requires most of all careful recognition of cultures of belonging and regional conditions.