Special Celebratory Event

The GSO was pleased to convene a special celebn in an interactive dialogue on the prospects for multi-sectoral and multi-stakeholder collaboration.  See the programme below and a summary report of the event here.

Celebrating the GSO Mission
10:30 to 12:30, Tuesday, 19 December 2017
Rhin Room, International Environment House 2
7, chemin de Balexert, 1219 Geneva, Switzerland

10:00-10:30 Registration and Coffee

Moderator: Deborah Vorhies, GSO President

10:30-10:45 Introductions and Reflections on the GSO Work and Vision

10:45 -11:30 Thematic Presentations

  • Innovation in the Digital Age with Francis Gurry, WIPO Director General
    • Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyles with Johanna Ralston, CEO World Obesity Federation
    • Skills, Systems, Synergies and Sustainable Development with David Nabarro, Advisor for Sustainable Development

11:30-12:20 Roundtable Discussion with Participants

12:20-12:30 Closing Remarks from Katherine Hagen, GSO Executive Director

12:30-13:30 Buffet Lunch