The Digital Newsroom

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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


Riding high: ofo brings station-free bike-sharing to Oxford

ofo, the world’s first and largest station-free bike sharing platform has today, launched in Oxford. The launch follows a very successful beta phase in Cambridge that has won community support and has seen ofo bikes used between 2-3 times a day on average, the same frequency as London’s Boris Bikes at launch. At launch, ofo […]

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Amir Segal Appointed Vice President of Global Supply at HotelTonight

Amir Segal now responsible for portfolio of 25,000 hotel partners worldwide HotelTonight has announced today, that it has appointed Amir Segal as Vice President of Global Supply, following the promotion from his previous role of Vice President of International. Amir worked in the hotel industry for more than five years and brings to his new […]

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Beeline: Christmas gift ideas for cyclists

Tis the season to be jolly! As Christmas in July draws to a close, the real countdown to Christmas begins. Beeline has everything you need to add some festive sparkle to your Christmas gift guide. Beeline provides the gift of adventure and discovery, allowing that  special someone to uncover places they didn’t even know existed. […]

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L train closure to send Manhattan off the rails

New York’s “summer of hell” looks set to steam into 2019, as the closure of MTA’s L train could have disastrous effects on the entire city, according to new research from leading data company, Teralytics. A half million additional people are expected to flock through the Penn Station area each day during the closure. City infrastructure […]

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