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Elif Shafak, Hans Ulrich Obrist, DLD All Stars

How to Stay Sane in Times of Division

From Covid-19 to climate change: It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by a sense of perennial crisis – in politics, society and nature. Award-winning author Elif…
Peter Diamandis, Yossi Vardi, DLD All Stars

The Power of Mindset

Exponential progress in technology, biology and many other areas of science enable humans to solve problems faster than ever before, and master challenges on an…
Esther Dyson, Jochen Wegner, DLD All Stars

Attention Economy 2.0

Attention has always been an important currency in the media world – but digital media services and platforms have rewritten the rules of how to…
DLD All Stars 2021

DLD All Stars: Speakers & Topics

Our online festival of ideas will make you forget Zoom fatigue. Watch top speakers, network, have fun. Register for free – this one is on us.
Tom Enders, John Micklethwait, Adrian Wooldridge

Covid-19: The Wake-Up Call

The Covid crisis has not just highlighted the failures of certain governments; it is accelerating a shift in the balance of power from West to East. Bloomberg Editor-in-Chief John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge, political editor of the Economist and author of its Bagehot column, discuss main aspects of their recently published book The Wake-Up Call: Why the Pandemic Has Exposed the Weakness of the West, and How to Fix It with Tom Enders, President of the German Council of Foreign Relations and former CEO of Airbus.
Sir Ronald Cohen

The Impact Revolution: Reshaping Capitalism

Technology now enables us to measure and cost the impact on people and planet that companies create through their products, employment and operations. Sir Ronald Cohen is a pioneering philanthropist, venture capitalist, private equity investor, and social innovator, who is driving forward the global Impact Revolution.
Rachel Botsman, Oxford University, webinar, Karsten Lemm expert, video

The Breakdown of Trust

A loss of trust in institutions is affecting our beliefs, but why is this happening? We’ve all been there, the moment you find yourself considering, if even for a split second, that a conspiracy theory might just be possible. In this conversation with Rachel Botsman, author and Oxford University Trust Fellow, we discussed what happens to us when we live in a social and political climate that makes it extremely hard to know whom or what to trust.

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The Future of Human Evolution

Biotechnology promises to revolutionize health and medicine. Harvard geneticist George Church shared his insights in a DLD Sync session with Ellen Jorgensen and Jamie Metzl.

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