WEF, Davos – What do 2,500 of the world’s most influential leaders do at an annual soiree? Play with their smartphones, of course.
At the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, last week, about one-third of the forum’s delegates used social media to carry on the conversation. Social media activity peaked during UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s speech about G8 priorities.
World-renowned writer Paolo Coelho, author of The Alchemist, continued to build his “Personal Legend” with a few golden tweets. He had the most retweeted post of the conference — which was written in Portuguese — in addition to the most retweeted English-language post.