The Digital Newsroom

Background and contacts

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


Phone rings at 7pm? Probably a spam caller

New research by Truecaller reveals the UK is being hit harder than ever by spam calls The UK is being hit harder than ever by scammers and 7pm is the time we’re most likely to be hit by a spam call, in data revealed from leading caller ID and spam blocking app Truecaller. In a […]

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Money walks: New research says turning walking into currency could be secret weapon in fight against obesity

Study published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine this month shows smartphone app Sweatcoin creates a sustained 20 per cent increase in physical activity  Most Brits have already given up their New Year’s resolutions to be more physically active, showing how difficult sustaining motivation can be. However, a study published in the British Journal […]

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The perfect Valentine’s gift guide

Whether making a grand or small gesture this Valentine’s Day, or simply spoiling yourself, luxury Berlin-based luggage brand Horizn Studios has a collection of cases and travel accessories to gift that someone in your life with a passion for wanderlust.   FOR HIM Make his friends green with envy buy kitting your man out with […]

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Turo takes over car-sharing service easyCar Club

Turo, the world’s largest peer-to-peer car-sharing marketplace, today, announced that it is taking on the users of easyCar Club, from the EasyGroup backed by Sir Stelios, bringing the entire customer base of over 80,000 seasoned hosts and users over to the Turo platform. Following two successful city launches in London and Manchester last year, securing […]

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