Dr Sami Mahroum, director, INSEAD Innovation and Policy Initiative, says a key for MENA governments is innovation adoption, accompanied by the continued upgrading of human capital.   The Fourth Industrial Revolution is on us already. But are we ready to face the various risks it poses? In many ways, the Fourth Industrial Revolution is already upon us and…

The Human Brain Project (HBP), a global, ten-year scientific research project aimed at advancing the understanding of neuroscience, brain-inspired computing and brain-related medicine, got underway in 2013. This European Commission initiative, born from the seminal work of Professor Henry Markram, from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland, provides the scientific community with the…