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Jorge Soto

Jorge Soto is Deputy General Director of Civic Innovation, Coordination of the National Digital Strategy, Office of the President, Mexico. A World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer and Global Shaper, he is taking part in the Annual Meeting 2014.

Entries by Jorge Soto

An Idea for the Future of Democracy

(0) Comments | Posted January 22, 2015 | 2:18 PM

"It is not in the nature of governments to innovate." That is what a representative from an international development agency said while listening to a presentation of the innovation agenda of a government from one of Mexico's states. I cannot agree more.

Innovation means outperforming normative models, changing the status...

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What Does Citizenship Mean in the 21st Century?

(0) Comments | Posted January 21, 2014 | 9:28 AM

The past 10 years have seen the greatest expansion of information since the dawn of civilization. According to Google's chairman Eric Schmidt, human beings create every two days as much information as we did since the birth of humanity up until 2003. Today, two thirds of human beings are connected...

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