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Vision Europe Summit 2016

The video summarizes the aims and the innovative cooperation of the Vision Europe Summit consortium. It shows impressions from the second Vision Europe Summit conference in Lisbon. read more

Reinhard Mohn Prize 2017

Brigitte Mohn on the topic “Smart Country”

“We want more digitization in Germany - and we need it, too. We want to become faster.” Brigitte Mohn, member of the Bertelsmann Stiftung's Executive Board, invites you to accompany us on our way to the Reinhard Mohn Prize 2017 which focuses on the topic “Smart Country”. read more

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Sustainable Development Goals - Launch of the SDG Index in New York

World leaders are gathering in New York for the General Assembly at the United Nations in September 2016 – one year after committing to the historic Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDG Index by the Bertelsmann Stiftung and the SDSN measures progress towards the goals and shows best practices across countries. read more

Smart Country

Jörg Dräger: How Digital is Germany?

What does Smart Country mean? Does Germany already have a digital infrastructure? What needs to happen to make Germany more digital? Who needs to get involved for this to happen? Four questions we asked Jörg Dräger (a member of the board at the Bertelsmann Stiftung). read more

Smart Country

Smart Country addresses the challenges of the 21st Century. Intelligent technology will mean participation for everyone, ensuring equal living conditions in both cities and rural areas. read more

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Smart Country—Interview With Dr. Bernd Holtwick

Digital strategies help improve the day-to-day lives of people and secure social engagement. Dr. Bernd Holtwick, head of exhibitions at DASA (an exhibition center on the world of work based in Dortmund), discusses the topic of “Care”. In his opinion, there is no doubt that robots will play a part in the future of the care sector. They make the organization and design of care services easier. Robots can play a supportive role and yet they will never replace people. The Bertelsmann Stiftung “Smart Country” project researches how digital strategies can mean the megatrends digitization and demographic change ensure everyone is involved. read more

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Smart Country - Interview with Gregor Isenbort

Smart City and Smart Country are concepts that use intelligent technology and networks to tackle the challenges of the 21st century such as designing demographic change. Gregor Isenbort, the head of DASA in Dortmund (an exhibition center on the world of work), makes a brief statement on the function of robots. read more

Smart Country

Digital Farming—Automatic Steering System

Agriculture is an integral part of productivity in rural areas. Digitization offers numerous opportunities to maintain and further develop the industry. One example of this is showcased here—an automatic steering system for tractors and harvesters. read more

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Vision Europe Summit 2015

The video summarizes the aims and the innovative cooperation of the Vision Europe Summit consortium. It shows impressions from the first Vision Europe Summit conference in Berlin. read more

Finale of NEUEN STIMMEN 2013

Recording of the entire finale of NEUE STIMMEN 2013 in the town hall Gütersloh. For the women sopranist Nicole Car from Australia and Nadine Sierra from the USA won. For the man the southkorean tenor Tyong-Hyun Lee read more

Reinhard Mohn Prize 2015: Shaping a fair migration!

The global competition for skilled employees is on its way. Alongside the migration of people offers possibilities for countries of origin, countries of immigration and immigrants - if migration is shaped in a fair way. The movie deals with the chances and challenges of migration. read more

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Interview with Aart De Geus on the occasion of the Brussels Think Tank Dialogue 2015

Bertelsmann Stiftung Chairman and CEO Aart De Geus talks about the 2015 edition of the Brussels Think Tank Dialogue. Under the theme "A New Departure For The EU" the ten think tank partners have identified three challenges and opportunities that the EU’s new leadership should address in order to foster stability, economic growth and employment: energy security, labour mobility and migration. read more

Geographic Scope of the Neighbourhood Policy

At the verge of the Bertelsmann Stiftung's Neighbourhood Conference in Berlin in November 2014, Dimitrios Triantaphyllou, Professor of International Politics, suggests rethinking the geographic scope of the European neighbourhood policy and the relations with the neighbouring countries. read more

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Poland's role in EU's relations with Russia

At the verge of the Bertelsmann Stiftung's neighbourhood conference in Berlin in November 2014 Agnieszka Łada, Head of the European Programme at the Institute of Public Affairs, emphasizes Poland's role in the future relations between the EU and Russia. read more

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Priorities of the eastern neighbourhood policy

At the verge of the Bertelsmann Stiftung's neighbourhood conference in Berlin in November 2014, Elena Korosteleva, Professor of International Politics, explains the priorities of the European neighbourhood policy in the east. read more

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Priorities of the southern neighbourhood policy

At the verge of the Bertelsmann Stiftung's neighbourhood conference in Berlin in November 2014, Moncef Cheikh-Rouhou, member of the Tunisian constitutional assembly, points out three necessary components of the future neighbourhood policy in the south. read more

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Aart de Geus about BTI 2014

Aart de Geus (Chairman and CEO Bertelsmann Stiftung) about countries in transition towards democracy and socially inclusive market economy. read more

BTI 2014

Secrets of Transformation

Global developments are creating winners and losers. Deutsche Welle's Internet series "Secrets of Transformation," based on data from the Bertelsmann Stiftung's Transformation Index (BTI), shows how people in developing and transition countries are experiencing global change. read more

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Aart De Geus about Sustaineo 2030

In this video message, Aart de Geus, Chairman and CEO of the Bertelsmann Stiftung, introduces the new publication "Sustaineo 2030" to the participants of the United Nations Sustainable Development Transition Forum in Incheon, South Korea. read more

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Speech by Aart De Geus on TTIP negotiations

Opening address by Bertelsmann Stiftung Chairman and CEO Aart De Geus at the event "The TTIP Project: Economic Possibilities, Political Realities and Public Perception" that was organised in Brussels on 27 January 2014. read more

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Community Guide

Bertelsmann Stiftung has put together a community guide for all municipalities with over 5,000 inhabitants. This guide offers inhabitants a broad-ranging information system of data. Read more read more

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Aart De Geus about Sustaineo 2030

In this video message, Aart de Geus, Chairman and CEO of the Bertelsmann Stiftung, introduces the new publication "Sustaineo 2030" to the participants of the United Nations Sustainable Development Transition Forum in Incheon, South Korea. read more

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i4j Munich International Summit

Welche Auswirkungen haben Innovation und neue Technologien auf den Arbeitsmarkt? Wo entstehen die Arbeitsplätze der Zukunft? Und welche Qualifikationen brauchen die Arbeitskräfte von morgen? read more