Your business week: Davos is back, Schrödinger’s Smart City talk

Irish Times | Jan 19, 2020 at 6:00 PM
  • Two high-profile events in early 2020 will illustrate the point – the imminent general election when all eyes will focus on the Green Party and whether they can replicate their European voter popularity, and the World Economic Forum which begins in Davos, Switzerland on Monday.
  • On Tuesday, Daithí Mac Síthigh, professor of law and innovation at Queen’s University Belfast, will give a talk on smart cities, surveillance and sustainability at the Institute for International and European Affairs in Dublin.
  • Indicators: Euro zone manufacturing, services and composite PMI flash (Jan); UK manufacturing, services and composite PMI flash (Jan), distributive trades (Jan); German manufacturing, services and composite PMI flash (Jan); US manufacturing, services and composite PMI flash (Jan).