The Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils, taking place on 3-4 November in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is the annual gathering of the World Economic Forum’s Network of Global Future Councils.

It brings together more than 600 members from academia, business, government and civil society to provide forward-looking thought leadership and promote innovative thinking to address global, regional and geopolitical issues, as well as emerging or cross-cutting topics related to the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Here is our guide to how to follow #gfc19 on our digital channels.

Join the conversation


The official meeting hashtag is #gfc19. Follow tweets on this hashtag to keep up with everything going on in the meeting.

You can also follow our communities: Global Shapers, Technology Pioneers, Schwab Foundation and Young Global Leaders.


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Forum Agenda

During the meeting in Dubai, we will be publishing articles by participants, from CEOs and industry leaders to members of our communities - Young Global Leaders, Social Entrepreneurs and Global Shapers - on our content platform, Agenda.

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A selection of the best pictures taken at #gfc19 will be made available free of charge under the creative commons licence (cc-by-sa) on Flickr at


More information to come.