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05 Oct, 2015, 20:23 BST New Cohort of Five Projects to Join the WISE Accelerator

The WISE Accelerator supports technology-driven projects addressing education challenges The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), a leading...


17 Sep, 2015, 16:47 BST The 2015 WISE Awards Winners Announced

WISE Awards recognize six innovative initiatives addressing key education challenges The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), a leading...


04 Feb, 2015, 09:00 GMT WISE Invites Nominations for the 2015 WISE Prize for Education

The submissions period is open until March 31, 2015 The selection process for the 2015 WISE Prize for Education has begun. Now in its fifth year, the ...


05 Nov, 2014, 15:46 GMT The 2014 WISE Prize for Education Awarded to Ms Ann Cotton

Ms Ann Cotton, OBE, Founder and President of Camfed, the Campaign for Female Education, has been named the 2014 WISE Prize for Education Laureate. Ms ...


03 Nov, 2014, 13:26 GMT The 2014 World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) Will Convene November 4-6, in Doha, Qatar

This year's World Innovation Summit for Education will be held in Doha, Qatar, November 4-6 under the theme "Imagine - Create - Learn: Creativity at...


30 Oct, 2014, 17:43 GMT WISE Releases Survey Results

- What will school look like in 2030? The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), the leading global initiative driving innovation and...


13 Oct, 2014, 09:00 BST The Third WISE Book, Learning {Re}imagined, Is Presented

The new WISE publication investigates how technology is transforming learning across the globe The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), a...


17 Sep, 2014, 09:00 BST The 2014 WISE Awards Winners Announced

WISE Awards recognize six innovative initiatives in education The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE), a leading international initiative...


04 Jun, 2014, 09:00 BST WISE Launches Online One-Stop-Shop for Global Innovation in Education

The World Innovation Summit for Education has launched unique digital services on its website to enable the global education community to stay...


01 Nov, 2013, 14:13 GMT WISE 2013 Ends Today After Three Days of Collaborative Debate, Dialog and Networking Under the Theme "Reinventing Education for Life"

The 2013 WISE Summit which was held in Doha, Qatar, October 29-31, was formally closed today by His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla bin Ali Al-Thani,...


29 Oct, 2013, 21:36 GMT 2013 WISE Prize for Education Awarded to Ms. Vicky Colbert

The 2013 WISE Prize for Education, the first distinction of its kind to recognize an individual or a team for an outstanding, world-class...


15 Nov, 2012, 12:42 GMT WISE Book Probes Education-Employment Gap

Latest WISE Book "Learning a Living: Radical Innovation in Education for Work" offers tangible solutions to rebuilding the relationship between...


13 Nov, 2012, 16:05 GMT 2012 WISE Prize for Education Awarded to Madhav Chavan

Madhav Chavan, an innovator of low-cost mass literacy and numeracy, has been awarded the world's major prize for education "Just like you need air,...


13 Nov, 2012, 16:05 GMT 2012 WISE Prize for Education Awarded to Madhav Chavan

Madhav Chavan, an innovator of low-cost mass literacy and numeracy, has been awarded the world's major prize for education "Just like you need air,...


25 Sep, 2012, 09:00 BST The WISE Awards Honor World's Best Initiatives in Innovative Education

Six projects from around the world are awarded for their transformative impact on education and society The World Innovation Summit for Education...


11 Apr, 2012, 17:35 BST 2012 WISE Awards Seek Groundbreaking Projects in Education

Application Process Now Open Representatives of original and pioneering initiatives in education are invited to apply for the 2012 WISE Awards which...


21 Feb, 2012, 12:50 GMT Mobilisation internationale pour identifier le plus grand contributeur à la cause de l'éducation

Appel à nominations pour l'édition 2012 du WISE Prize for Education (Prix WISE pour l'Éducation) La recherche du prochain Lauréat du WISE Prize for...


21 Feb, 2012, 12:46 GMT Global Quest Underway to Identify Education Visionary

Nominations open for the 2012 WISE Prize for Education The search has begun for an individual - or group - to become the next Laureate of the WISE...


04 Nov, 2011, 09:00 GMT WISE Global Summit Puts Multi-Sectorial Collaboration at the Forefront of Education Innovation

WISE 2011 offered increased evidence that education reform will progress faster, when stakeholders from multiple sectors connect, share and exchange...


03 Nov, 2011, 07:46 GMT WISE Launches its First Publication at Doha Summit

Insights of an Innovation Expert Illustrated by Creative Photography "Innovation in Education: Lessons from Pioneers around the World" The first...


01 Nov, 2011, 19:08 GMT Inaugural WISE Prize for Education goes to Bangladeshi Fazle Hasan Abed

Education underpins development for 138 million poor Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, founder of BRAC, has been awarded the world's first major prize for...


28 Sep, 2011, 12:30 BST WISE Awards 2011: 6 Winning Projects Announced

- Recognizing On-The-Ground Innovations in Education A Jury appointed by The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) has announced the winners...


28 Sep, 2011, 12:00 BST Premios WISE 2011: anuncio de los 6 proyectos ganadores

Reconocimiento de las innovaciones prácticas en educación Un Jurado, designado por la Cumbre Mundial de Innovación para la Educación (WISE) anunció...


20 Apr, 2011, 09:00 BST WISE Awards 2011 Now Open for Submissions

Innovative educational projects from all regions of the world and from all educational sectors may now be entered for the World Innovation Summit for ...


25 Mar, 2011, 03:30 GMT Jury Named for WISE Prize for Education

Five prominent international figures will select the winner of the world's first major international prize for education. The WISE Prize for...