Wolfgang Fengler

Wolfgang Fengler

Vienna, Austria

Big Data
Innovation and Competitiveness

Areas of Expertise:
Data Science, Health and Wellness, Future Planning, Technological Unemployment, Globalization, Economic Systems

SDG Focus:
No Poverty, Zero Hunger, Life Below Water

The Expert is currently not providing consultation for:
Company must not oppose SDGs


Lead Economist at World Bank; SU Faculty

Dr. Wolfgang Fengler has worked more than 20 years in leading positions across different continents with the World Bank, focusing on economics, innovation, and competitiveness.

Bill Gates endorsed his first data machine population.io that was launched in November 2014 at TEDx Vienna, Aftershock (2020) featured him as one of the world's 100 leading futurists, the German weekly DER SPIEGEL called him a "big data virtuoso", and prominent news outlets (FT, ECONOMIST, BBC, CNN, and CNBC) have all covered his work.

He received his Ph.D. from the University of Hamburg (Germany), and he was previously the CEO of Africa Consulting, LLC and a Fellow at the Research Institute for International Relations.

Dr. Wolfgang Fengler


Duration60 mins

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