Open Forum News

Open Forum Davos 2013: Building Resilience through Debate

The Open Forum Davos 2013, which runs in parallel to the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting 2013, is holding a series of high-level discussions, from 23 to 26 January, with leaders from the public and private sectors, as well as civil society. For the 11th consecutive year, the public is invited to join our animated debates and discuss current issues with global experts.


Open Forum Davos 2012: Recognition, Discussion and Change

The Open Forum Davos 2012, running in parallel with the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2012, is hosting a series of high-level discussions from 27 to 29 January with leaders from politics, business and civil society. For the 10th year, the public is invited to join the discussions, offering a chance to debate a number of issues, such as globalization and its consequences.


Open Forum Twitter

In a spirit of inclusivity, to engage youth and learn from one another, students of the Swiss Alpine School tweet throughout the Open Forum sessions, sharing inspiring comments, words of wisdom and various points of view. You can follow on @openforumdavos.

Latest Tweets

  • 24.01.2014 Swiss President "Switzerland can do a lot for the world, and the world can do a lot for Switzerland." #wef14
  • 24.01.2014 Swiss people need to learn to become a bit prouder of themselves, says Hublot Chairman Jean-Claude Biver. #wef14
  • 24.01.2014 The #secret is soon to be revealed! #Switzerland #openforum #davos
  • 24.01.2014 Question from the audience: Why don't we teach men to do domestic work? #openforum
  • 24.01.2014 Women have the right to dress the way they want, burka shouldn't be forced on people, it should be a choice, says Ashraf Nemat #openforum