Geneva, 31st of January 2014 – The Zermatt Summit Foundation and its members have decided on “The Courage to Dare” as the theme of the fifth Zermatt Summit. As globalisation starts to show its limits and downsides, certain leaders have decided to turn a new page in their own environments.
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31 Aug The Zermatt Summit Executive Summary is now available

A word of welcome from our President, Christopher WassermanDear Friends, dear Partners,On behalf of the Board, I am proud to present this Summary of the 4th edition of the Zermatt Summit.This year the Zermatt Summit paved concrete paths towards “Changing Hearts and Minds” with its...

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27 May Dream Business Institute update

The support of Zermatt Summit has been key in the development of the new website ( Of the 5000€ donation, we have already invested 3500€ in the development of its new architecture, and we still have 1500€ to spend on improving a few key features...

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02 May Program update

With the fourth edition of the Zermatt Summit only two months away, we are delighted to confirm the participation of an outstanding group of speakers. 200 participants from 20 different countries are expected this year.

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05 Apr The 4th edition of the Zermatt Summit will be held on June 20 & 21 2013. This year’s theme is “Business & NGOs: Building partnerships of winners”.

Civil Society and Business in a constructive debate!

Business and governments achieve sustainability in a fast changing global environment? What can social entrepreneurship bring to social change? How and where can civil society and private sector be partners to address challenges? Business ethics, online activism, social media, sustainability, accountability, transparency are some of the questions and topics that will be raised during these 2 days.
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21 Aug Zermatt Summit in the Media

We are happy to announce that 12 journalists were present during the 2012 edition of the Zermatt Summit in June this year and a very proactive press relations campaign targeting 9 countries generated over 43 articles, blog posts and interviews from March through beginning of August.
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28 Jun Looking back at the 3rd edition of the Zermatt Summit

High quality speakers, rich content, concrete paths toward the Common Good, a reaffirmation that new leadership is possible and the launch of the Zermatt Summit Declaration – the Zermatt Summit 2012 continued to foster a more human globalization.

From June 21-23, the Zermatt Summit welcomed 150 international figures from the economic, political, religious, artistic and associative worlds. This year, the Summit’s actions and reflections were centered on the theme of the Common Good.

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