Emma Loades

Emma Loades
  • Senior Director, Programme Development Team, World Economic Forum

BA (Hons), University College London; Executive MBA, Imperial College Business School; Certified Professional Facilitator (CPF), International Association of Facilitators. Since 2000, with the World Economic Forum, including: Editor, Media and Communications; Manager, Global Competitiveness Programme, engaging more than 120 academic and research organization partners worldwide in effort to help stimulate and achieve sustained economic progress; currently, oversees Programme Development Team in design, development and delivery of the Annual Meeting in Davos, the Annual Meeting of New Champions in China, and regional activities worldwide, focusing on design of session formats that enhance interaction, collaboration and ensure actionable outcomes; spearheaded creation of the Forum's Global Agenda Council on Design. Guest speaker at numerous conferences worldwide.