Strengthening global collaboration to address systemic cybersecurity challenges and improve digital trust to safeguard innovation, protecting institutions, businesses and individuals.
As technological advances and global interconnectivity accelerate exponentially in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, unprecedented systemic security risks and threats are undermining trust and growth. Cyber risks and cyberattacks are ranked among the top five global risks by the World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2019, persistently challenging economies, businesses, national security, international stability, privacy and employment opportunities.
Our Platform leads a strong and growing global effort championing cybersecurity as a competitive advantage that creates value and opportunities for public and private organizations, and ultimately for all. Effective cybersecurity safeguards digital trust, spurs innovation and progress in society, enhances the social responsibility and accountability of organizations, the cumulative effects of which enable economic prosperity and inclusion.
Through ongoing collaborative action and partnership in the Forum’s public-private network of leaders from business, government, civil society, academia and top experts, the Platform promotes a secure and prosperous digital future for all.