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About WISE

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) is an initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, launched in 2009 under the aegis of Her Highness Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser. Over and above the annual Summit, WISE is an international initiative and platform for a multitude of established and new educational actors to collaborate proactively all year round.

About The Digital Newsroom

The WISE Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Alex Myers & Camilla Brown
Manifest London
t. +44 (0)207 8120 592


Rightmove tests virtual reality house tours

Rightmove has partnered with North London estate agent Martyn Gerrard to test a viewing platform that lets you virtually explore properties without having to leave your sofa. Using the latest VR production techniques, two virtual reality tours are available to view on a smartphone through a Google Cardboard headset. The two properties tested include a […]

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Treat Dad to something different this Father’s Day with Sugru’s Home Hacks Starter Kits

With Father’s Day fast approaching, why not leave the socks and ties aside this year and surprise Dad with something a little different. Whether he’s a self proclaimed DIY extraordinaire/novice, the outdoors type or into home crafts with the kids, Sugru is the perfect gift for all Fathers. If you’re looking to make something completely original this Father’s […]

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How To Make The Most of Your Leftover Wine

Vivino tackles wine wastage with life hacks for leftover wine The UK is facing a food waste crisis and wine is going down the drain, literally. A recent study revealed that UK households waste £270 million (42 million litres)* of leftover wine, adding to the country’s waste problems. With wine consumption continuing to rise and […]

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Top Gunn

Innis & Gunn appoints its first Head of Marketing as part of the brewer’s rapid 2016 expansion plans  Innis & Gunn, one of Scotland’s largest independent brewers, has appointed Jane Cannon in its first Head of Marketing role; a major step in the brewer’s 2016 growth plans, following its recent acquisition of the Inveralmond Brewery […]

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Pigs CAN Fly

Orchard Pig creates giant catapult to launch new cider from Glastonbury Orchard Pig has unveiled the largest homemade catapult in the UK to launch its new cans of craft cider. The powerful contraption stands at 2.3 metres tall and sends cans of its Reveller cider hurtling through the air at 70 miles per hour. The […]

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