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World Economic Forum Events Calendar 2013

Yann Zopf, Associate Director, Media Relations, Tel.: +41 22 869 36 18; E-mail: yzo@weforum.org

Geneva, Switzerland, 19 December 2012 – The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2013, taking place in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland on 23-27 January, will convene under the theme “Resilient Dynamism”. For your planning purposes, please find below a list of the major reports and initiatives that the Forum will be launching in January.

Date

Events and Reports 2013

Location

8 January

Global Risks Report 2013

London, United Kingdom

16 January

Annual Meeting 2013 Press Conference

Geneva, Switzerland

21 January

Outlook on the Global Agenda 2013

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

21 January

Global Confidence Index 7th Edition

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

22 January

Green Investment Report

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

23 January

Enabling Trade – Valuing Growth Opportunities

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

23 January

Scenarios for the Russian Federation

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

24 January

Supply Chain Risk Report

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

24 January

Rebuilding European Competitiveness Report

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

25 January

Sustainable Health Systems Report

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

23-27 January

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2013

Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

The Co-Chairs of the Annual Meeting 2013 are:

  • Frederico Curado, President and Chief Executive Officer, EMBRAER, Brazil
  • Muhtar A. Kent, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, The Coca-Cola Company, USA
  • Huguette Labelle, Chair, Transparency International, Germany
  • Andrew N. Liveris, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Dow Chemical Company, USA
  • Atsutoshi Nishida, Chairman of the Board, Toshiba Corporation, Japan
  • Axel A. Weber, Chairman of the Board of Directors, UBS, Switzerland

Following the Annual Meeting, please also note the following dates in our 2013 calendar which are also now confirmed:

Date

Events and Reports 2013

Location

15 February

Schwab Foundation Social Entrepreneur Class of 2013

New York, USA

20 February

Closing the Gaps: Financial Services Needs of Next-Generation Companies

Geneva, Switzerland

27 February

Developing Future Social Protection Systems Report

Geneva, Switzerland

28 February

Unlocking the Value of Personal Data: From Collection to Usage

Geneva, Switzerland

7 March

Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report

Geneva, Switzerland

12 March

Announcement: Class of Young Global Leaders 2013

Geneva, Switzerland

7-8 April

World Economic Forum Strategic Dialogue on the Future of Central Asia

Baku, Azerbaijan

10 April

Global Information Technology Report 2013

New York, USA

11 April

Global Confidence Index 8th Edition

Geneva, Switzerland

23-25 April

World Economic Forum on Latin America

Lima, Peru

23 April

Breaking the Binary: A Guide to Scaling Social Innovation

Lima, Peru

23 April

Peru Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 

Lima, Peru

24 April

Responsible Mineral Development Initiative  

Lima, Peru

02 May

Manufacturing for Growth: Strategies for driving growth and employment

Geneva, Switzerland

8-10 May

World Economic Forum on Africa

Cape Town, South Africa

24-26 May

World Economic Forum on the Middle East and North Africa

Dead Sea, Jordan

21 May

Arab World Competitiveness Report 2013

Amman, Jordan

5-7 June

World Economic Forum on East Asia

Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

11 June

Japan Meeting 2013

Tokyo, Japan

8 August

Global Confidence Index 9th Edition

Geneva, Switzerland

26 August

G20 Green Growth Paper

Geneva, Switzerland

4 September

Global Competitiveness Report 2013-2014

Geneva, Switzerland

11 September

New Models for Entrepreneurship

Geneva, Switzerland

13 September

Global Cyber Resilience Network

Geneva, Switzerland

19 September

Impact Investing

Geneva, Switzerland

27 August 

Announcement of the Technology Pioneers 2014

New York, USA

11-13 September

Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

Dalian, People's Republic of China

01 October

Human Capital Index

30 October

Global Gender Gap Report 2013

Geneva, Switzerland

8-9 November

World Economic Forum India Community Retreat

Cochin, India

18-20 November

Summit on the Global Agenda 2013

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Please note that activities are subject to change and therefore encourage you to check our website for updates. You can also contact the Forum’s Media Relations Department for more information at public.affairs@weforum.org.

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Notes to Editors

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