Take action, build bridges

The Village is an interactive area for gathering, networking, collaboration, and learning located at the Forum Genève during Building Bridges Week. It is the perfect place to make new connections and expand your network.

What's happening in the Village?

  • TuesdayNovember 30
  • WednesdayDecember 01
  • ThursdayDecember 02
TuesdayNovember 30, 2021
SwissBanking
Tuesday

November 30, 2021

Meet SDG entrepreneurs from around the globe

Accelerate2030 is bringing 15 innovative entrepreneurs from 10 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe to present their innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing environmental and social challenges.

Book a coffee with an entrepreneur in the Village to learn more about their work and explore collaboration potential. 

SwissBanking
Tuesday

November 30, 2021

11:30 - 12:30 (CET)

Lunch – Transition Financing

Following their event on transition financing, the Swiss Bankers Association (SBA) will be offering lunch.

All events in the Village are open to individuals registered for Building Bridges - first come, first serve.

SwissBanking
Tuesday

November 30, 2021

16:00 - 16:30 (CET)

Identifying the winners of the sustainability transition

Pass by the Lombard Odier booth to meet Dr Michael Urban, Deputy Head of Sustainability Research, at the Lombard Odier and hear more about their new study. The joint study by Lombard Odier and the University of Oxford reveals which countries have the most to gain in the transition to a sustainable future. It also identifies the implications for investors, and how they too can benefit from this transition to net zero.

SwissBanking
Tuesday

November 30, 2021

18:00 (CET)

Cocktail – Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance

Following the Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance Conference, the University of Geneva will host a cocktail reception.

All events in the Village are open to individuals registered for Building Bridges - first come, first serve.

SwissBanking
Tuesday

November 30, 2021

21:00 (CET)

Cocktail – Sustainable Finance Hack

Following the Closing Ceremony of the Sustainable Finance Hack, Open Geneva will host a cocktail in the Village.

All events in the Village are open to individuals registered for Building Bridges - first come, first serve.

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