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.

In line with the Zermatt Summit Foundation’s mission to facilitate a practical discussion on the ways to achieve a more inclusive globalization, the program contains core orientations that will drive the debate throughout:

  • How can the dialogue between business and civil society be improved?
  • What are the new areas for possible public private partnerships?
  • What are the tools that support more transparency and accountability in multi stakeholder initiatives?

Below is a selection of recently confirmed speakers.

Recently confirmed speakers include:

Rob Cameron, Executive Director, Sustainability, UK

Simone Cipriani, Head, Ethical Fashion, International Trade Center, Switzerland

Robin Cornelius, Founder & President Switcher, Switzerland

Erin Ganju, Co-Founder and CEO, Room to Read, USA

Renat Heuberger, CEO South Pole Carbon Asset Management, Switzerland

Jean-Louis Homé, President, MDIN, France

Mark Foster, Chairman, International Business Leaders Forum, UK

Philippa Frankl, Executive Director, Street Kids International, UK

Christian Leitz, Head, Corporate Social Responsibility Management, UBS, Switzerland

Jan Noterdaeme, Senior Advisor, CSR Europe, Belgium

Stuart Orr, Head of WWF’s Water Stewardship, WWF International, Switzerland

Marc Pfitzer, Managing Director, FSG, USA

Martin Rohner, CEO, Alternative Bank, Switzerland

Onno Schellekens, Managing Director, Investment Fund for Health in Africa, Netherlands

Karl Friedrich Scheufele, Co-President, Chopard, Switzerland

Marlyn Tadros, Founding President & Executive Director Virtual Activism, USA

Dougal Thomson, The Economist, Switzerland

Sebastian Winkler, Director for Europe, Global Footprint Network, Belgium

Looking forward to welcoming you in Zermatt,


The Zermatt Summit Team


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