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"Kenneth Cukier and Francis de Vericourt on the GOP’s Framing Problem"

May 11, 2021 | Literary Hub
In this podcast, Francis de Vericourt, professor at ESMT Berlin and co-author of "Framers: Human Advantage in an Age of Technology and Turmoil," is being interviewed about the particular mindset necessary that will allow humanity to overcome the unprecedented challenges that threaten our very existence.

"How an American MBA student ended up in Kenya’s largest slum"

May 11, 2021 | Study International
As an ESMT Berlin MBA student, Roxie Overaker gets to be part of "The Responsible Leaders Fellowship Program", which helps place students in six-month fellowships in emerging areas of Africa or Asia.

"Book release: Framers: Human Advantage in an Age of Technology and Turmoil"

May 11, 2021 | ESMT Press
In “Framers: Human Advantage in an Age of Technology and Turmoil,” ESMT Berlin Professor Francis de Véricourt, together with Economist journalist Kenneth Cukier and Oxford Professor Viktor Mayer-Schönberger present an in-depth analysis of framing. The publication is being released today, May 11, 2021.
Christine Lagarde in talk
President Barack Obama speaking at ESMT Berlin for the Obama Foundation Town Hall Europe.
Angela Merkel
Hal Valerian
Tom Catena
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Christine Lagarde giving an ESMT Open Lecture on “Innovation, Technology and Growth”

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President Barack Obama speaking at ESMT Berlin for the Obama Foundation Town Hall Europe

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Angela Merkel giving a keynote speech at Global Solutions Summit

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Hal Varian giving an ESMT Open Lecture on “Competition and Data Economy in the Digital Age”

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Tom Catena giving insights into his work as a doctor in the contested Nuba Mountains in Sudan

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