10.14.2015 - 10.16.2015
02.23.2016 - 02.24.2016
An ongoing series of articles highlighting upcoming topics and topical outcomes from Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society events around the world
Founded in 2005, the Women's Forum for the Economy and Society has been the world's leading platform featuring women's views and voices on major social and economic issues.
Women’s Forum meetings gather together remarkable women and men from politics, business, civil society and academia, for the purpose of showcasing stories of workable solutions in different countries and contexts.
The annual Women’s Forum Global Meeting welcomes to Deauville, France, more than 1300 participants and 600 organizations from 70 countries. It features novel ideas from advanced and emerging nations in a format that combines plenary and smaller sessions together with The Discovery — a uniquely vibrant content relay of discussions, interactive sessions and practical workshops.
More exciting events are planned for 2015. Women’s Forum Italy 2015 will take place is 29-30 June within the context of Expo Milano 2015. Upcoming Women’s Forum event will also take place in Brussels. A special CEO Champions meeting will take place in Brazil. And in 2016, the inaugural Women’s Forum Dubai kick off in the United Arab Emirates, as the first major Women’s Forum Event in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Other events will also take place in Mexico and Japan.
In addition to these essential meetings, the Women's Forum for the Economy and Society expresses its commitment to women's progress throughout the year via a range of initiatives set up in partnership with corporations, media groups and non-governmental organizations.
Based in Paris, the Women's Forum is a subsidiary of Publicis Groupe and is supported by corporate partnerships.
10.08.2015 by Women's Forum
What #WF15 will do to energize the World? The 11th edition of the Women’s Forum Global Meeting (#WF15) ushers in a new era, facing the future with energy and confidence. Our future is notoriously unpredictable. Part of the reason is that, as the creative species, people keep producing new scientific and technological innovations, changing our business models, questioning political institutions, and challenging social norms. We ca...
10.08.2015 by Women's Forum
What #WF15 will do to energize the World? The 11th edition of the Women’s Forum G...keep reading
11.13.2014 by Women's Forum
DUBAI TO HOST MAJOR WOMEN’S FORUM MEETING IN 2016 World’s leading women’s event to take place for first ...keep reading
The Cartier Women's Initiative Awards are an international business plan competition for women entrepreneurs.
The Orange Foundation and the Women’s Forum have created the Women for Change Award to award dynamic and dedicated women who are actors of change for the empowerment of women
Women in Media aims to contribute to strengthening women's voices and their representation as experts and professionals in the media, whether traditional or digital.
CEO Champions is designed to drive progress and accountability for women’s advancement within the private sector.
INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
THE REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF MYANMAR
Salma Hayek Pinault
CHIME FOR CHANGE