Tech and info take focus at Clinton Global Initiative meetings

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Heads of state from around the world, as well as global CEOs and innovators, gathered for the annual Clinton Global Initiative meetings in New York this week.

They’re here to promote, tackle and discuss a range of issues, and one of the big topics is technology and information and the way in which it continues to change the landscape of our world.


Alibaba founder on the impact of technology

You can’t talk about technology these days without mentioning Alibaba. The company has revolutionized the way Chinese buy and sell online.

Alibaba founder Jack Ma was at the Clinton Global Initiative meetings and here’s what he had to say about how technology is impacting the world.

Alibaba founder on the impact of technology

Alibaba founder on the impact of technology

You can't talk about technology these days without mentioning Alibaba. The company has revolutionized the way Chinese buy and sell online. Alibaba founder Jack Ma was at the Clinton Global Initiative meetings and here's what he had to say about how technology is impacting the world.


Wikipedia founder on the impact of information

It’s not just technology that is impacting the way in which we live. Information is also one of the greatest sources of impact. It affects everything from the knowledge we have, to the decisions we make and actions we take.

CCTV spoke to Jimmy Wales, a man who has really pioneered the democratization and globalization of information, and is the co-founder of Wikipedia.

CCTV America chats with Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales

CCTV America chats with Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales

CCTV America's Shraysi Tandon interviewed Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales during the annual Clinton Global Initiative meetings in New York this week. Watch the full interview here.