Latest News from the Diplomatic Council

CeBIT: DC Consultant Network

The Diplomatic Council Otto Schell Institute for Digital Transformation (DCOS Institute) has launched the “DC Consultant Network“ at the world’s largest IT Fair CeBIT. The Diplomatic Council is a global think tank and business network in consultative status with the United Nations. The DCOS Institute is seeking collaboration with the United Nations with the objective to scientifically and practically monitor and follow up on the impacts of the digitalization on politics, economy and society.

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DC Global Silicon Valley Initiative calls for the “Internet of all Nations“

The Diplomatic Council Otto Schell Institute for Digital Transformation (DCOS Institute) has launched the “Global Silicon Valley Initiative“ at the world’s largest IT Fair CeBIT. The Initiative’s aim is to counteract the current concentration of the digital society in the Californian Silicon Valley by offering a global alternative. The Diplomatic Council is a global think tank and business network in consultative status with the United Nations.

Vietnamese Ambassador joins DC

H.E. Doan Xuan Hung, Ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, just joined the Diplomatic Council as a honorary member. His festive admission ceremony took place during the Salon Diplomatique et Economique in Mannheim and he received his certificate from Secretary General Hang Nguyen in front of an audience of 80 selected guests.

Diplomatic Council to launch new DC Mission in Singapore

The Diplomatic Council is about to launch a new DC Mission in Singapore. Singapore, sometimes referred to as the Lion City or the Little Red Dot, is the global commerce, finance and transport hub in Southeast Asia.

Guidelines for the use of Diplomatic Council seals for members

The Diplomatic Council is a UN-accredited global think tank, business network and charity foundation in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations. DC Members may carry the seal „DC Trusted Company“.

New Cloud Sync & Share Services Report

The Diplomatic Council has created a Cloud Sync & Share Services report in collaboration with the National Initiative for Information and Internet Security (NIFIS). The report was compiled due to a growing demand from members for an impartial comparison of IT services that offer a secure and reliable means of exchanging data over the internet (the cloud). In particular, the apparent “rampant activities of the intelligence services”, the rise in cybercrime including industrial espionage, and the legal uncertainty surrounding some global data protection regulations have resulted in increasing requests for us to recommend individual services.

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