Long Finance and Creating Change: Professor Michael Mainelli

Professor Michael Mainelli co-founded Z/Yen, the City of London’s leading commercial think-tank and venture firm, in 1994 to promote societal advancement through better finance and technology. At Z/Yen, Michael’s specialty is enhancing the performance of profit-making, charitable and government organizations and investments in conditions of high uncertainty. In 2005 Z/Yen kicked off the Long Finance initiative […]

The Importance Of Education: UNESCO Bangkok Director Gwang-Jo Kim

The Importance Of Education: UNESCO Bangkok Director Gwang-Jo Kim

Mr. Kim holds a B.A. degree in Public Administration from Korea University, Seoul (1978), a Master’s degree (1984) and a Ph.D. (1994) in Education from Harvard University, U.S.A. Mr. Kim has worked in various capacities for the Government of the Republic of Korea. As Deputy Minister of Education and Human Resources, he initiated the “Global […]

The Challenges and Achievements of Humanity: Noam Chomsky

The Challenges and Achievements of Humanity: Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist and political activist, and is Professor (Emeritus) in the Department of Linguistics & Philosophy at MIT. Besides his work in linguistics, Chomsky is internationally recognized as one of the most critically engaged public intellectuals alive today. We interviewed Chomsky on humanity’s major challenges and achievements. What do you identify as […]