Shaping the future of financial and monetary systems
A strategic review of the industries, institutions, and initiatives driving systemic change. On the Forum Agenda: How has the competitive landscape changed since a year ago? What are the key business challenges and opportunities in 2020? What should be the strategic priorities in the decade ahead? Panelists: Michael Corbat, CEO of Citi; Mario Greco, CEO of Zurich Insurance Group; Jin Keyu, professor of economics at the London School of Economics and Political Science; Jeremy Allaire, founder and CEO of Circle. Moderated by Katherine Garrett-Cox, CEO of Gulf International Bank (UK). Closing remarks by Matthew Blake, head of Shaping the Future of Financial and Monetary Systems, World Economic Forum.
Forging a sustainable path toward a common future
Carbon emissions from fossil fuels hit a record high in 2019—yet another sign that we are betraying future generations who will increasingly need to adapt to a warmer and more volatile world. How can the passion of today’s youth activism inspire positive change in behavior that respects the needs and rights of future citizens? Panelists: Greta Thunberg, climate and environmental activist; Autumn Peltier, chief water commissioner of the Anishinabek Nation; Natasha Mwansa, executive director at Natasha Mwansa Foundation; Salvador Gómez-Colón, founder of Light & Hope for Puerto Rico. Moderated by Edward Felsenthal, editor in chief and CEO at Time.