The Digital Newsroom

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About WISE

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) is an initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, launched in 2009 under the aegis of Her Highness Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser. Over and above the annual Summit, WISE is an international initiative and platform for a multitude of established and new educational actors to collaborate proactively all year round.

About The Digital Newsroom

The WISE Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Alex Myers & Camilla Brown
Manifest London
t. +44 (0)207 8120 592


Life-sized elephant hologram spotted in London

WWF launches Stop Wildlife Trafficking campaign ahead of the London Conference on Illegal Wildlife A life-sized elephant, normally found roaming the plains of Africa, appeared in St Paul’s this morning. WWF released the majestic elephant hologram, standing at just under five metres, as part of their  ‘Stop Wildlife Trafficking’ campaign, which is supported by players […]

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Innovation Gap: British Workers Want to Innovate, but Work Gets in the Way

A report released today by Workfront ®, the first modern work management application platform, finds that while a majority of workers say their workplace regularly asks them to innovate, a full 65 per cent say they’re so swamped with day-to-day work that they don’t have time to think about the future. And this work is important […]

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Suitcase, check. Passport, check. Personal travel assistant, click. Horizn Studios introduces Horizn Go, a 24/7 on-demand concierge service for the Urban Nomad

Very few have the luxury of being able to have a personal travel assistant on hand around-the-clock. Up until now, that is. Berlin-based luggage brand Horizn Studios has launched Horizn Go, giving everyday travellers access to just this – their very own on-demand travel concierge service. Being rich or famous isn’t a prerequisite, all you […]

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THE WOLF IS HERE: LoneWolf comes home to Scotland as it unleashes its free gin and tonic vending machine on the streets of Edinburgh

BrewDog backed craft distiller LoneWolf, has installed a free gin and tonic vending machine in Edinburgh today after its huge success in London and Manchester earlier this year. The hidden vending machine can be spotted at the 109 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4JW and will be dispensing cans of LoneWolf’s signature gin and tonic over […]

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