Thursday 2 June 2016
Thinkers50, the global platform for management thinking, today announces a groundbreaking new partnership with the city of Odense in Denmark. Thinkers50 Europe will be based in the city, the third biggest in Denmark, and play an important role in Odense’s transformation into a knowledge hub.
“Odense is committed to building its future around knowledge and that really resonates with the objectives of the Thinkers50. We believe in the power of ideas to make the world a better place. We look forward to bringing some of the best ideas in the business world to Odense and also taking some of the most exciting innovations, leaders, thinkers and entrepreneurs in Odense to the world,” says Thinkers50 cofounder Des Dearlove.
Anker Boye, the Mayor of Odense, heralds the launch of Thinkers50 Europe as a major step forward in the city’s development: “The City of Odense is rethinking itself from a city based on traditional industry to a city based on technology and knowledge. With the partnership with Thinkers50 we will continue that development and it will enable us to be inspired by ideas from throughout the world.”
Please see the complete press release for details.