Klaus Schwab

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Klaus Martin Schwab (born 30 March 1938) is a German engineer and economist, best known as the founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum.wikipedia
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Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship

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In 1998, Schwab and his wife founded the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, a non-profit organisation based in Geneva, Switzerland.
It was a complementary foundation to the World Economic Forum which Klaus Schwab had founded in 1971.

World Economic Forum

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Klaus Martin Schwab (born 30 March 1938) is a German engineer and economist, best known as the founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum.
The WEF was founded in 1971 by Klaus Schwab, a business professor at the University of Geneva.

Dan David Prize

In 2004, Schwab created a new foundation using the US$1 million prize money from the Dan David Prize he received that year from Israel.

Ravensburg

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He was born in 1938, in Ravensburg, Germany.
Klaus Schwab (born 1938), German economist, founder of the World Economic Forum

University of Fribourg

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Schwab holds a doctorate in Economics (summa cum laude) from the University of Fribourg, a doctorate in Engineering from the ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) and a Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
Klaus Martin Schwab, German economist, the founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum

John F. Kennedy School of Government

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Schwab holds a doctorate in Economics (summa cum laude) from the University of Fribourg, a doctorate in Engineering from the ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) and a Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.
Klaus Schwab (MPA '67) – founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum

Order of the Rising Sun

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2013 Grand Cordon Order of the Rising Sun (Japan)
Klaus Schwab, 2013

Geneva

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In 1998, Schwab and his wife founded the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, a non-profit organisation based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Switzerland

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In 1998, Schwab and his wife founded the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, a non-profit organisation based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Israel

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In 2004, Schwab created a new foundation using the US$1 million prize money from the Dan David Prize he received that year from Israel.

ETH Zurich

Swiss Federal Institute of TechnologyETHETH Zürich
Schwab holds a doctorate in Economics (summa cum laude) from the University of Fribourg, a doctorate in Engineering from the ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) and a Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Master of Public Administration

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Schwab holds a doctorate in Economics (summa cum laude) from the University of Fribourg, a doctorate in Engineering from the ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) and a Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Harvard University

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Schwab holds a doctorate in Economics (summa cum laude) from the University of Fribourg, a doctorate in Engineering from the ETH Zurich (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) and a Master of Public Administration from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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Additionally, he has been the recipient of over a dozen honorary doctorates, and is an honorary professor of the Ben-Gurion University of Israel and the China Foreign Affairs University.

China Foreign Affairs University

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Additionally, he has been the recipient of over a dozen honorary doctorates, and is an honorary professor of the Ben-Gurion University of Israel and the China Foreign Affairs University.

University of Geneva

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Schwab was professor of business policy at the University of Geneva from 1972 to 2002.

Global Competitiveness Report

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Since 1979, he has published the Global Competitiveness Report, an annual report assessing the potential for increasing productivity and economic growth of countries around the world, written by a team of economists.

Bilderberg Meeting

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He is a former member of the steering committee of the Bilderberg Group.

Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

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1988 Cross of the National Order of Merit of Germany

Legion of Honour

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1997 Knight of the Legion d'Honneur of France

Order of St Michael and St George

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2006 Knighted by H.M. Queen Elizabeth II: Knight Commander of the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George (KCMG)

Japan

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2013 Grand Cordon Order of the Rising Sun (Japan)

Order of San Carlos

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2014 Colombian Order of San Carlos

EBS University of Business and Law

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2009 Honorary Doctorate, EBS Universität, Germany

Better Place (company)

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According to Agassi, his vision was inspired by a question asked by Klaus Schwab at the 2005 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland: "How do you make the world a better place by 2020?"