At Citywire Montreux 2017, we heard why Trump’s Twitter talk reveals his true agenda, how dastardly use of data can fuel financial market fears and what it takes to a reinvent a sporting mega power.
In this video, Citywire Selector’s Terri-Ann Williams ties together the highlights and hottest topics from the three-day event to showcase how the fast-changing world of communication plays a key role in cutting through the cluttered modern world.
Keynote speaker, John Bruton, the former prime minister of the Republic of Ireland and ex-EU ambassador to the US, gave an insider’s account of his time dealing with cross-Atlantic communication efforts and discussed the reality of a President being so active on social media.
Data journalist David McCandless took on the challenge of delivering an exciting and engaging message from reams and reams of facts and figures. The author led our international fund selector audience on a journey through how even the densest material can be mined for crucial nuggets of information.
We closed the event with football expert Raphael Honigstein, who gave an in-depth account of how the once-great German national team overcame an extended period of stagnation to reinvent itself and the tools it took to convince the old guard to get on board.