India markets close in 2 hours 24 minutes
  • BSE SENSEX

    48,960.53
    +156.85 (+0.32%)
     
  • Nifty 50

    14,664.30
    +82.85 (+0.57%)
     
  • USD/INR

    74.3250
    -0.4850 (-0.65%)
     
  • Dow

    34,035.99
    +305.10 (+0.90%)
     
  • Nasdaq

    14,038.76
    +180.92 (+1.31%)
     
  • BTC-INR

    4,576,971.50
    -109,069.50 (-2.33%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    1,366.60
    -14.35 (-1.04%)
     
  • Hang Seng

    29,004.87
    +211.73 (+0.74%)
     
  • Nikkei

    29,683.37
    +40.68 (+0.14%)
     
  • EUR/INR

    88.9655
    -0.6182 (-0.69%)
     
  • GBP/INR

    102.1560
    -0.9802 (-0.95%)
     
  • AED/INR

    20.2530
    -0.0700 (-0.34%)
     
  • INR/JPY

    1.4629
    +0.0122 (+0.84%)
     
  • SGD/INR

    55.6700
    -0.3910 (-0.70%)
     

World Government Summit "21 Dialogues" to Deliver 21 Post-Pandemic Predictions

·2-min read
  • Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Prof. Daniel Kahneman, among 30+ opinion leaders set to outline global future trends at WGS Dialogues

  • Senegal President, H.E. Macky Sall to speak of global priority to vaccinate Africa against COVID-19

The World Government Summit Dialogues will deliver 21 predictions for the future social, economic, and political order, between 9 – 10 March.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210308005451/en/

The World Government Summit Dialogues convenes world leaders for two days of virtual sessions to forecast the future trends that will shape the world (Photo: AETOSWire)

The virtual event will host political and industry leaders from around the world, who will each offer their outlooks on the future of vital sectors including healthcare, space, cryptocurrency and more.

Day one will open with a keynote from His Excellency Mohammad Abdullah Al Gergawi, the UAE’s Minister of Cabinet Affairs and Chairman of the World Government Summit Organization, on the priorities for governments in 2021, as they look to navigate the global recovery from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Sessions on day one will focus on the future of Africa, the future of Asia, the future economic order, cryptocurrency and the decentralisation of finance. They will feature Tony Elumelu, Chairman of Heirs Holdings, the United Bank for Africa, Nandan Nilekani, Co-founder of Infosys, Professor Daniel Kahneman, Economics Nobel Prize winner, Anthony Di Iorio, Co-Founder of Ethereum and Jutta Steiner, Co-founder CEO of Parity Technologies, among others.

Day two will open with a keynote address from Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) where he will outline the future of global public health.

That will be followed by the high-level discussion, "Will the Earth’s Population Be Vaccinated by 2021?", where His Excellency Macky Sall, President of Senegal, will be joined by Henrietta Fore, Executive Director, UNICEF, His Excellency Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and CEO, DP World and Dr. David Nabarro, Special Envoy on Covid-19 to the WHO.

A highlight of the second day will see Astrophysicist, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson in conversation with the Right Honourable Lord Martin Rees, Astrophysicist, Cosmologist and 60th President of the Royal Society, as they discuss how public-private partnerships can inspire a new generation of STEM enthusiasts to lead the space race and the quest to understand life beyond Earth.

For the full agenda and list of speakers, visit: https://www.worldgovernmentsummit.org/

To register for the event, visit: https://www.worldgovernmentsummit.org/event-registrations/

*Source: AETOSWire

View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210308005451/en/

Contacts

APCO Worldwide
Mahmoud Kandil, +971551266801
mkandil@apcoworldwide.com