day 1

Thursday September 17, 2020​

10:00 – 12:30

Optional pre-event guided tour trough Zermatt
To be booked separately via zermattsummit.org/summit-2020/registration

11:00 – 14:15

Registration
at the reception of the Hotel Mont Cervin Palace

14:15 – 14:30

Opening of the 2020 Zermatt Summit

ROMY BINER-HAUSER Switzerland
Mayor of Zermatt

14:15 – 14:30

Welcome message

CHRISTOPHER WASSERMAN Switzerland Founder & President Zermatt Summit Foundation

”MEET THE AUTHORS OF 100 SOLUTION SERIES”

2020 marks a year where multiple solutions oriented books will published be the Zermatt Summit Foundation. The focus here does not ly on a thorough description of societal challenges, but on the generation of a string of answers to those challenges, creating a world full of possibilities.

15:00 – 15:30

”COSMETIC SOLUTIONS”

ANNI-FRYD LYNGSTAD Sweden
Philanthropist & entrepreneur, Beyond Organics

moderated by JURRIAAN KAMP
Journalist & environmental author

15:30 – 16:00

”LIGHT SOLUTIONS”

SUAT TOPSU France
President Energeo and Inventor LiFi

FRANS OTTEN
CEO Ellipz Smart Solutions

moderated by JURRIAAN KAMP
Journalist & environmental author

16:00 – 16:30

”PLASTIC SOLUTIONS”

MARCO SIMEONI Switzerland
Entrepreneur & founder Race for Water Foundation

moderated by GUNTER PAULI
Founder ZERI Network & author of The Blue Economy

16:30 – 17:00

”PAPER SOLUTIONS”

HENRI LIANG
President Taiwan Lung Meng Technology

moderated by GUNTER PAULI
Founder ZERI Network, author of The Blue Economy

17:00 – 17:30

Networking break

17:30 – 18:30

”ON SITE PROJECTS”

For the world to change, there are platforms created on a daily basis. Where the Zermatt Summit differentiates itself with other conferences, is that it inspires action. This year’s focus is on the internal cooperation between companies that met right at the Summit in the Swiss Alps. Over the past editions extensive collaborations arose from these meetings and some of these successful projects will be presented.

moderated by GUNTER PAULI
Founder ZERI Network & author of The Blue Economy

18:30 – 18:40

Personal note:

“ART IS SUSTAINABLE, SUSTAINABILITY IS ART”

ELIZABETH SOMBART
Pianist

18:40 – 19:00

Musical intermezzo:

”RESONNANCE QUINTET PLAY LUDWIG VON BEETHOVEN”

ELIZABETH SOMBART piano, NATHANAËLLE MARIE violin, SASKIA LETHIEC violin, VINCIANE BÉRANGER alto, CHRISTOPHE BEAU cello, RÉMY YULZARI basse

19:00 – 20:00

Cocktail
at Mont Cervin Palace garden

20:00 – 22:00

Dinner
at Mont Cervin Palace restaurant

day 2

Friday September 18, 2020

09:00 – 09:30

Keynote 1:

“100 SOLUTIONS TO CHANGE THE WORLD”

GUNTER PAULI
Founder ZERI Foundation

09:30 – 10:00

Keynote 2:

“THE PASSION FOR NATURE”

AI FUTAKI
Japanese free diver, educational speaker & documentary filmmaker

10:00 – 10:30

Keynote 3:

“THE FUTURE OF LIFE”

ADRIANA MARAIS
Candidate Mars ONE, director of the Foundation for Space Development, Founder of Proudly Human

10:30 – 11:00

Networking break

11:00 – 12:30

Block 1:

“HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS”

Environmental challenges and competition for natural resources are making it difficult for one person to truly take care of ones body, let be to satisfy the current and future demand of healthcare and cosmetic products. How can we move from a scarcity to an abundance without harming nature? How can different actors work together to shift towards a sustainable business model without waste? How can we produce truly sustainable without depending on monoculture?

Keynote 4:

“A VISION FOR A BETTER WORLD”

CHRISTIAN COURTIN-CLARINS
Director Clarins Group

Roundtable 1:

“SOLUTIONS FOR A BETTER WORLD”

by Clarins Group, with leaders in the sustainable healthcare world

VIRGINIE CLARINS
Director at Clarins Group

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Yves Rocher

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La Prairie

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Weleda

DENISE LEICESTER
Founder ILA Cosmetics

ALAIN PASSARD
Owner L’Arpège Paris, three-star chef

12:30 – 14:00

Networking lunch

14:00 – 14:30

Keynote 4:

“INNOVATION IN HUMAN TALENTS DEVELOPMENTS WITHIN LVMH”

CHANTAL GAEMPERLE
LVMH Director Human Resources and Group synergies

14:30 – 16:00

Block 2:

“PLASTICS SOLUTIONS”

We need to change the way we create, deliver and consume goods and services before we cause irreversible damage to our environment. A mass mobilization of all actors: citizens, business, innovators, policymakers, researchers in all sectors and countries to transform existing production and consumption patterns.

Keynote 5:

“THE FUTURE IS NOW”

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Roundtable 2:

“PRODUCTION & CONSUMPTION SOLUTIONS FOR A BETTER WORLD”

by R4W Foundation, with entrepreneurs and other actors in the value chain

GORDON YU
Founder eTouch Innovation Company

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Eco-Alf

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Mars

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Tetrapack

MARCO SIMEONI Switzerland
Founder Race4Water Foundation

16:00 – 16:30

Networking break

16:30 – 17:30

Workshop 1 & 2:
Interactive and parallel sessions where attendees choose one of two workshops to go into in-depth discussions with the panellists and keynote speakers of the respective blocks.

Workshop 1:

“HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS”

lead by Clarins

Workshop 2:

“PLASTICS SOLUTIONS”

lead by Race4Water

17:30 – 18:00

Musical intermezzo:

”RESONNANCE QUINTET PLAY LUDWIG VON BEETHOVEN”

ELIZABETH SOMBART piano, NATHANAËLLE MARIE violin, SASKIA LETHIEC violin, VINCIANE BÉRANGER alto, CHRISTOPHE BEAU cello, RÉMY YULZARI basse

18:15 – 20:00
Cocktail at Sunnegga Mountain Restaurant 10 minutes walk from the hotel to the valley station and 5 minutes with the funicolare to the restaurant at 2288 meters above sea level

day 3

Saturday September 19, 2019

09:00 – 10:00

”TRIPLE SWISS IMPACT PROGRAM”

How can an organisation or a company work on obtaining certain sustainability and social inclusive standards? This session focuses on the creation of a detailed roadmap for institutions to achieve the SDG’s.

Keynote 6:

“B-LAB SWITZERLAND”

JONATHAN NORMAND
CEO B-Lab Switzerland

Roundtable 3:

“B-LAB SWITZERLAND SDG VISION AND ACTION”

JONATHAN NORMAND
With B-Lab Switzerland and other actors in the SDG awareness movement

10:00 – 10:45

Block 3:

“HOUSING SOLUTIONS”

In response to ecological transition, people are changing the way they live and the places, which they live, learn and play. What are some pioneering examples of eco-efficient buildings and communities? What systemic changes are neces- sary to encourage more people and communities to act?

Roundtable 4:

“HOUSING SOLUTIONS FOR A BETTER WORLD”

by Bouygues with architects, policy makers and entrepreneurs and other actors in the value chain

GUILLAUME CARLIER
Director RSE Bouygues Construction Europe

ANDERS NYQUIST
Architect, livelong creator of sustainable building practices

10:45 – 11:15

Networking break

11:15 – 12:00

”THE TRANSHUMAN CODE”

An interactive roundtable co-hosted with OISTE Foundation, discussing hot topics in an ever-changing technological world.

Roundtable 5:

“OISTE FOUNDATION FOR THE FUTURE”

CARLOS MOREIRA
Founder and CEO of WISeKey, Founder of OISTE Foundation

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Panellists

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Panellists

12:00 – 12:30

Keynote 7:

“FUTURE IS HERE”

KRISTIAN PARKER
Philanthropist, Trustee Oak Foundation

12:30 – 13:30

Networking lunch

13:30 – 15:00

Block 4:

“SUSTAINABLE FINANCE”

How can social and sustainability minded entrepreneurs and enterprises engage the financial markets, shareholders and stakeholders to focus on long term ROI with multiple benefits for the company, the employees and all parties directly and indirectly involved?

Keynote 8:

“ENABLING SUSTAINABLE FINANCE – VISION & MISSION”

PATRICK ODIER
President LODH

Roundtable 7:

“SUSTAINABLE FINANCE FOR A BETTER WORLD”

by TBLI with advisors, private investors, and experienced leaders in sustainable finance

OLIVIER FERRARI
Chairman Coninco, One Creation

ANTJE BIBER Germany
President board of directors and head of SDG office – FERI

PASCAL BOTTERON
Green Blue Invest

AYMERIC JUNG
Quadia

GEORG KEHL
Global Impact, Chairman Arabesque Finance

moderated by ROBERT J. RUBINSTEIN
Moderator, TBLI President

15:00 – 16:00

Workshop 3:

Interactive sessions where attendees choose one of two workshops to go into in-depth discussions with the panellists and keynote speakers of the respective blocks.

“SUSTAINABLE FINANCE”

TBN

16:00 – 16:30

Conclusion

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