Berlin Economic Forum 2018

"Sustainable Business & Responsible Investments"

(International Conference, Berlin; March 6th-11th, 2018)
Held Parallel to the Berlin Tourism Fair ITB

Forum Speakers & Delegates

The conference will bring together over 200 speakers and delegates coming from the fields of politics and religion together with senior academics and celebrated artists to promote Global Collaboration, Unity and Peace through Cultural Diplomacy in our interdependent world.

Speakers for the Forum include (among others) the following ICD Advisory Board Members & Dignitaries:

The Hon. Gordon Brown

Former Prime Minister of the UK

President François Hollande

Former President of France

The Hon. Irina Bokova

Former Director-General of UNESCO

The Hon. Fredrik Reinfeldt

Former Prime Minister of Sweden

President Hamid Karzai

Former President of Afghnistan

The Hon. Jan Peter Balkenende

Former Prime Minister of the Netherlands

President Frederik Willem de Klerk

Former President of South Africa

The Hon. Brian Cowen

Former Prime Minister of Ireland

The Hon. Matti Vanhanen

Former Prime Minister of Finland

The Hon. Laurent Lamothe

Former Prime Minister of Haiti

The Hon. Supachai Panitchpakdi

7th Director-General of the WTO; 9th Secretary-General of the UNCTAD

The Hon. Percival J. Patterson

Former Prime Minister of Jamaica

President John Agyekum Kufuor

Former President of Ghana

The Hon. Mmantsetsa Marope

Director, International Bureau of Education, UNESCO

President Amin Gemayel

Former President of Lebanon

President Rosen Plevneliev

Former President of Bulgaria

SG Béatrice Wertli

Secretary General of the CVP Switzerland Party

President Valdis Zatlers

Former President of Latvia

The Hon. Zlatko Lagumdzija

Former Prime Minister of B&H

The Hon. Jadranka Kosor

Former Prime Minister of Croatia

The Hon. Mirko Cvetkovic

Former Prime Minister of Serbia

The Hon. Nika Gilauri

Former Prime Minister of Georgia

The Hon. Aleqa Hammond

Former Prime Minister of Greenland

The Hon. Hrant Bagratyan

Former Prime Minister of Armenia

General Moses Ali

First Deputy Prime Minister of Uganda

Minister Kamina Johnson Smith

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade of Jamaica

Minister Hamat Bah

Minister of Tourism and Culture of Gambia

Prince Luitpold of Bavaria

CEO, König Ludwig GmbH

Minister Ahmed bin Nasser Al Mahrizi

Minister of Tourism of the Sultanate of Oman

Dr. Gerhard Prätorius

Head of CSR & Sustainability, Volkswagen AG

Mr. Mohamed Farid Saleh

Executive Chairman, the Egyptian Exchange

Hon. Staffan Nilsson

Former President of the EU Economic and Social Committee

The Hon. Fadi Khalaf

Secretary General Arab Federation of Exchanges

Mr. Nondas Cl. Metaxas

Former CEO, Cyprus Stock Exchange

Mr. Ivan Takev

Executive Director of the Bulgarian Stock Exchange

Mr. Milan Božić, CEO

Banja Luka Stock Exchange

Dr. Muhammad Abdul Mazid

Chairman, Chittagong Stock Exchange

Mr. Rajeeva Bandaranaike

Chief Executive Officer, Colombo Stock Exchange, Sri Lanka

Mr. Kam Majedur Rahman

Managing Director of Dhaka Stock Exchange

Mr. Moremi Marwa

Chief Executive Officer, Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange, Tanzania

The Hon. Altai Khangai

CEO of the Mongolian Stock Exchange

Mr. Dorji Phuntsho

CEO, Royal Securities Exchange of Bhutan