The World Economic Forum is the International Institution for Public-Private Cooperation to shape the global, regional, national and industry agendas.


Has world trade reached peak globalisation?

Carlos Primo Braga reflects on whether we might see a retreat from globalisation in parallel with a slow-down of international trade.

The future of emerging market currencies

With a number of emerging-market currencies hitting record lows recently, currency traders around the world are asking: how much further can they weaken?

Why we should trust robots with our money

Bo Lu, CEO and Co-Founder of FutureAdvisor, gives five reasons why people trust robots with their money.


Latin America 2015 | Advancing Through a Renovation Agenda

The 10th World Economic Forum on Latin America took place in Riviera Maya, Mexico, and brought together over 800 leaders of 45 nationalities from industry, government, academia and civil society.

MENA 15 Highlights

Despite regional turmoil, MENA needs to continue pushing reforms and initiatives to boost productivity, create jobs and deepen economic integration.

East Asia 2015 | Anchoring Trust in East Asia’s New Regionalism

On the occasion of the World Economic Forum on East Asia, the President of Indonesia and other dignitaries share their views on the regional implications of a changing global environment.

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09 - 11 Sep 15
Dalian, People's Republic of China
25 - 27 Oct 15
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates