Swiss Economic Forum - SEF.2019

23.5.2019

11:30 - 13:20 Welcome/Networking Lunch
13:30 - 13:45 Welcome address
13:45 - 14:10 Open remarks

Federal President Ueli Maurer

14:10 - 14:40 Ian Bremmer

President and Founder, Eurasia Group

14:40 - 14:55 SEF.Award

Finalist pitch Production/Trade & Industry

14:55 - 15:15 SEF.SME

Andrea Pfeifer, CEO, AC Immune

15:15 - 16:15 Networking Break
16:15 - 16:45 Howard Yu

LEGO Professor of Management and Innovation, IMD Business School

16:45 - 16:55 SEF.Award

Finalist pitch High-tech/Biotech

16:55 - 17:20 Johan Norberg

Author and documentary filmmaker

17:20 - 17:30 SEF.Niesen Prize
17:30 - 18:10 Matteo Renzi

Politican and former Italian Prime Minister

18:10 - 18:20 Conclusion
From 18:20 Networking Evening

24.5.2019

07:30 - 08:30 Welcome/Networking Coffee
08:30 - 08:40 Welcome address
08:40 - 09:05 Tal Ben-Shahar

Author and serial entrepreneur

09:05 - 09:15 SEF.Award

Finalist pitch Services

09:15 - 09:40 Mark Schneider

CEO, Nestlé

09:40 - 10:00 Carlo Rovelli

Theoretical physicist, University of Aix-Marseille

10:00 - 10:45 Networking Break
10:45 - 11:10 SEF.SME

Martine and Jean-Paul Clozel, CSO and CEO, Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd

11:10 - 11:14 Donna Carpenter

Co-CEO and Co-Owner, Burton

12:00 - 12:45 Breakout Sessions of the Premium Partners
12:45 - 14:00 Networking Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 SEF.Award

Presentation of Prize

14:30 - 15:10 Boris Johnson

Politician and former British Foreign Minister

15:10 - 15:45 Klaus Schwab

Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum (WEF)

15:45 - 15:55 Conclusion
From 15:55 SEF.Masterclasses
or Farewell Apéro