Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence opens up a world of opportunities to family businesses and the private sector worldwide.

SPECIAL FEATURES: The AI Academy - Understanding Artificial Intelligence and its Potential

SPECIAL FEATURES: The AI Academy – Understanding Artificial Intelligence and its Potential

Interview with Gianluca Mauro Founder of the AI Academy Gianluca Mauro first became immersed in AI after earning a Fulbright Scholarship and spending six months on...
PORTRAIT: ARCO Group and Nigeria's Continuously Evolving Oil and Gas Industry

PORTRAIT: ARCO Group and Nigeria’s Continuously Evolving Oil and Gas Industry

In Nigeria’s booming oil and gas industry, the ARCO Group is atypical in its family-ownership and operation. Multinationals like Shell and ExxonMobil have a...
PORTRAIT: Nova - Exporting Peruvian Innovation

PORTRAIT: Nova – Exporting Peruvian Innovation

Inspired by his boyhood experiences as an assistant to the local blacksmith, engineer Máximo San Román built a business developing machines for kneading, baking...
SPECIAL FEATURES: Dierks Farms - Innovative Family Cattle Farming

SPECIAL FEATURES: Dierks Farms – Innovative Family Cattle Farming

Blending automation and social media marketing with traditional farming practices, Dierks Farms is a fifth-generation family business that is redefining modern agriculture. After inheriting the...
FIVE STEPS TO SUCCESS Redefining Family Firm Sustainability with Artificial Intelligence

SPECIAL FEATURES: Five Steps to Success

Ann Sophie K. Löhde Associate CEO at aiso-lab GmbH, Senior Research Fellow at WIFU Witten Institute for Family Business   Dr Giovanna Campopiano Associate Professor of Family...
SPECIAL FEATURES: Disruption of Industries - The Impact of the AI Revolution

SPECIAL FEATURES: Disruption of Industries – The Impact of the AI Revolution

Long before MIT computer scientist John McCarthy coined the term artificial intelligence in 1956, we were fascinated by the idea of machines with human...
INDUSTRY INSIGHTS: Toys - More than Just Fun and Games

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS: Toys – More than Just Fun and Games

The Argentinian company Juguetes Rasti was founded in 1965 by Antonio Dimare, an Italian immigrant with a passion for making toys. The original Rasti...
TECH TALK: Carbon Capture in an Environmentally Conscious Era

TECH TALK: Carbon Capture in an Environmentally Conscious Era

It was a landmark achievement. By ratifying the Paris Agreement on December 12th, 2015, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) set...
FINANCE: Impact Investment - Financially Sound Companies Contributing Positive Change to the World

FINANCE: Impact Investment – Financially Sound Companies Contributing Positive Change to the World

Impact investing is a relatively new phenomenon but holds the potential to radically change the entire investment landscape. With a focus on positive social...
ENTREPRENEURS: Samuel Hubbard Shoe Company - The Extraordinary Story of How Bruce Katz Found His Way Back to Footwear

ENTREPRENEURS: Samuel Hubbard Shoe Company – The Extraordinary Story of How Bruce Katz Found...

The diversity of the Katz family’s experience in the shoe industry is remarkable. From climbing the ladder into factory ownership and building boots for...