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


Something strange in the neighbourhood?

minicabit brings Ghostbusters Ecto-1 to the streets of London This Halloween, UK cab comparison site, minicabit is teaming up with Sony Pictures to give wannabe ghost hunters a once in a lifetime chance to ride shotgun in the iconic Ghostbusters car, the Ecto-1.The spooktacular announcement celebrates the forthcoming release of Ghostbusters which will be available […]

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Vivino launches Vivino Checkout to help wine merchants tap into its community of 20 million wine drinkers

Vivino, the world’s most downloaded wine app, launches new wine shopping experience, giving wine merchants and producers access to web and mobile shoppers. Today Vivino launched Vivino Checkout, a new wine shopping experience that has been designed to change the way the wine industry interacts with and sells to its customers. Vivino Checkout offers merchants […]

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Innis & Gunn announces The Beer Kitchen St Andrews following huge retail success

Scottish independent brewer, Innis & Gunn today announced plans to open The Beer Kitchen in St Andrews, Scotland, after an exceptional year for its retail business. St Andrews will be the brewer’s third Beer Kitchen, an award winning bar-come-restaurant concept that launched with a site in Edinburgh last summer and followed with a second venue […]

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Is sex therapy the latest craze in NYC home delivery?

Sex toy brand Hot Octopuss launches world’s first mobile sexpert With a staggering 69 per cent* of people admitting they are underwhelmed, unhappy or bored with their sex lives, award-winning sex toy brand Hot Octopuss today launched ‘Pillow Talk’, the world’s first mobile sexpert service. For the first time, sexually unfulfilled New Yorkers can tweet-to-order […]

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UK workers spend less than 40% of the week doing their actual job

Excessive meetings and email eat up the majority of the day A survey released today by Workfront, the leading provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management solutions, found that more and more, workers are spending large portions of the work day on things other than what they were hired to do; stating that only 38% of […]

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