Jimmy Wales

Jimmy Wales is a US internet entrepreneur, wiki pioneer, and technology visionary, who is best known as the founder of Wikipedia – currently the fifth most popular website in the world.

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Named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People, Wales was also acknowledged by the World Economic Forum as one of the top 250 leaders across the world for his professional accomplishments, his commitment to society, and his potential to contribute to shaping the future of the world.

Topic: Disruption

  • Threats and opportunities for business in a globally connected world with free access to human knowledge
  • How organizations must adapt to compete and innovate in a world that is increasingly open and collaborative
  • Rethinking how businesses need to interact with employees, customers, distributors, suppliers and the public
  • A look at the technologies that will lie at the heart of the next wave of business disruption