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World Economic Forum's Summit on the Global Agenda 2012

Date: 
November 12, 2012 - November 14, 2012 (ended)

The Summit on the Global Agenda is the world’s largest brainstorming meeting, aimed at shaping the global agenda by bringing together the most relevant thought leaders of the World Economic Forum’s Network of Global Agenda Councils. The Councils, comprised of experts from academia, business, civil society and government, address over 80 pressing issues facing the world today.

Manju George, Head – Corporate Development at Intellecap is part of the Global Agenda Council on Social Innovation. This Council seeks to further thought and practice around the many social innovation models gaining in popularity – social enterprise, corporate social responsibility, philanthropy and impact investments.

At the Summit on the Global Agenda which is scheduled to be held in Dubai, over 800 Members of the Network will engage in interactive workshops and sessions to provide comprehensive insight into the global, industry and regional agendas. Recognizing the great transformations businesses, economies and societies are currently facing, participants at this year’s Summit will focus on how to transform new models into collaborative, sustained processes, which drive solutions for a greener and socially more inclusive world.

 

Photo Credit: World Economic Forum

Event type: 
participating