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The 2019 World Eco­nomic Fo­rum An­nual Meet­ing takes place un­der the theme,“Glob­al­i­sa­tion 4.0: Shap­ing a Global Ar­chi­tec­ture in the Age of the Fourth In­dus­trial Rev­o­lu­tion”.

The meet­ing brings to­gether the heads and mem­bers of more than 100 gov­ern­ments, top ex­ec­u­tives of global com­pa­nies, lead­ers of in­ter­na­tional or­gan­i­sa­tions and rel­e­vant non-gov­ern­men­tal or­gan­i­sa­tions, the most prom­i­nent cul­tural, so­ci­etal and thought lead­ers, among oth­ers.They come to­gether at the be­gin­ning of each year to de­fine pri­or­i­ties and shape global, in­dus­try and re­gional agen­das.

The world is en­ter­ing a Fourth In­dus­trial Rev­o­lu­tion shaped by ad­vanced tech­nolo­gies that com­bine to cre­ate in­no­va­tions at a speed and scale un­par­al­leled in hu­man his­tory, and th­ese trans­for­ma­tions are chang­ing how in­di­vid­u­als, gov­ern­ments and com­pa­nies re­late to one an­other and the world at large.The world is fast ap­proach­ing a new phase of global co­op­er­a­tion: Glob­al­i­sa­tion 4.0.

The pro­gramme in Davos for 2019 will aim to foster sys­tems lead­er­ship and global stew­ard­ship while recog­nis­ing the ac­tu­al­ity of a more com­plex, multi-con­cep­tual world.

The meet­ing takes place from 22–25 Jan­uary 2019 in Davos-Klosters, Switzer­land.

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