This award-winning gala evening is where The Economist and invited luminaries share their bold, candid, sometimes shocking-and always entertaining-predictions for the year ahead.
To what extent can the sports industry contribute to growth and development?
The Buttonwood Gathering will bring together Economist editors and leaders in finance, economics, business, academia and government to examine the changing role of the state in finance. From public-private partnerships to tax reform, the conference will address how countries and companies can effectively balance government and growth.
CFO 2015 is the event for finance directors who want to know how to add value to their business during the current economic upswing. By bringing together leading CFOs with outside experts from a diverse range of organisations, CFO 2015 will examine how finance directors can take a strategic lead to help generate top-line growth and manage the risks of today’s complex world.
Business forum on macro-economic and political issues affecting Indonesia
This event will bring together senior government, private sector and civil society influencers and decision-makers to discuss how to feed the world in the 21st century, drive rural economic development and do so in a way that will allow us to live within our planetary boundaries.
The award winning Lisbon Summit returns to the City of Cascais in February 2015 to explore the sectors and strategies that have the potential to transform Portugal by 2030.
The leading strategic pharma event returns for its 21st year in 2015. Once again bringing together the most influential decision-makers in the industry. You can rely on this gathering to always offer new perspectives on the key strategic issues facing pharma.
Our annual Insurance summit returns in March 2015 to discuss the key strategic issues facing the insurance industry.
To win at marketing today requires the mentality of a lean start-up, flexible organisational structures and a keen understanding of cutting-edge technology. Join us for global perspectives from The Economist and actionable insights from senior marketing executives, thought leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs.
The 2008 financial crisis disrupted the banking industry in more ways than one. Be it through the proliferation and hardening of banking regulation, the entry of new more nimble market players or ever-changing digital technologies, the banking game just isn’t what is used to be.
The third Arctic Summit will return to Oslo for 2015. It is the only event that brings together all Arctic stakeholders, from mining and hydrocarbon business and investors, Arctic Council members and observer states, to local community representatives and environmental experts to debate the future of the region.
The Azerbaijan Investment Summit will bring together key decision makers from around the world to Baku for inward and outward looking perspectives of the key opportunities and challenges facing a nation in transition.
Asia’s leading platform for intelligent discussion and debate on Asia’s top healthcare challenges
Enter the age of the "entrepreneurial CMO". Join us in London for The Economist Events' flagship marketing summit, featuring CMOs from Fortune 1000 companies, innovative start-ups, as well as visionaries and practitioners the world's leading advertising and marketing agencies.
This one-day event will examine the key trends facing the global travel industry and predict what the business will look like in 2025.
Members of government, European and Mexican senior business executives and international investors will gather to discuss how the new wave of reforms is transforming the country’s economy and investment climate.
The Economist’s Innovation Forum will make its debut in Chicago to discuss how exponential technologies, frugal engineering and radical business models are disrupting top industries. The event will bring together Fortune 500 CEOs, policymakers and entrepreneurs who are continuously disrupting the status-quo.
Heads of State and Ministers, government officials from the Southeast European region, high ranking representatives from the European Commission and heads of financial institutions and organisations will be invited to take part in this important initiative in Croatia.
The aerospace industry is changing, and fast. The number of passengers is booming and should reach 6.4bn by 2030. Order books are taking off. The Middle-East and Asia are fuelling much of this demand, but are also emerging as serious challengers to the traditional US/Europe duopoly.
Our inaugural summit will explore the opportunities and challenges ahead for regional governments as they work towards establishing more diversified economies and developing a highly skilled local workforce to support strategic growth.
Government, Opposition and distinguished personalities from around the world, will once again discuss critical issues to be covered during the 19th Annual Economist Government Roundtable.
The inaugural Myanmar Summit will take place on May 15th, 2015 in Yangon. The Myanmar Summit 2015, a part of our award-winning summit series, will explore the country's recent political and economic developments and their possible impacts on the business and investment environment.
An ocean sustainability summit for business, government, science and NGO.
Today, Angola’s GDP is the fifth largest in Africa and its economy the third largest in Sub-Saharan Africa. This one day summit will bring together the country’s leading policy makers and business leaders with their international counterparts for in-depth dialogue on Angola’s internal as well as external policy trends.
Global series of events and research to catalyse fresh debate on the economic and human costs of discrimination against the LGBT community.
The Economist's Talent Management event convenes over 150 global talent and HR leaders, corporate executives and influential thinkers for strategic discussion on talent and leadership issues. Each year we provide the latest thinking and bring experiences of some of the most successful companies in the world to the debate.