About this masterclass

Murat Sönmez started his professional career in 1989 as a Silicon Valley-based software engineer. He is currently the Head of the Forum's Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution at the Presidio in San Francisco.

  • The role of luck and taking his first AI course.

  • The importance of human centred design.

  • Experiences and reflections on cross-country multicultural collaboration.


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    Leadership Principles

    • Overview

    • Taking the first AI course

    • The role of mentors

    • On sources of inspiration and cross-country collaboration

    • Human centred design

    • Productivity and learning