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Three themes emerge: day 2

The three most notable topics on day 2 of Davos

1. Blockchain. As Davos week progresses, discussion of Blockchain continues to feature almost everywhere. This is despite, as one panelist yesterday put it, “almost nobody” actually understanding what Blockchain is. Read more here.
2. Technological pace. From claims that investors are too impatient to see the ROI on next gen technologies, to the need for tech and government to work closer together to realize the benefit of technological advances, the debate is all about when cutting edge technology will actually come to market. Read more here.
3. Gender. For the second day running the issue of gender equality was a constant topic of conversation across Davos village and shows every sign of continuing.