San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
GreenBuzz with Swisscontact - the Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation - invite you to a famous tradition New Year's apéro.
This year, we will be hosted at Swisscontact - the key business-oriented foundation for international development cooperation. Swisscontact is working in more than 30 countries with over 1,100 team members. Together with its partners and stakeholders, Swisscontact has been fostering economic, social, and environmental development since 1959.
During the New year's apéro, Samuel Bon CEO of Swisscontact, will share insights on how Swisscontact projects contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals - mainly "NO POVERTY" and "INDUSTRY, INNOVATION and INFRASTRUCTURE".
We stay true to GreenBuzz values of open and engaging conversations about sustainable development. Therefore we invite all Buzzers to share projects, pitch ideas and questions with the crowd.
18.30-19.15: Registration, drinks & snacks
19.15-19.45: Welcome, ice breaker and short input from Swisscontact (Q&As incl.)
19.45-20.00: Pitches from Buzzers
20.00 onwards: Buzzing continues
About the speaker
Before taking over the CEO and ED position at Swisscontact, Samuel Bon worked at the ICRC in Geneva. These included Managing Director for South-East Asia & Pacific and Delegate and Team Leader in Asia and Africa. He holds an Executive MBA from the International Institute of Management Development (IMD) in Lausanne and a M.A. in Social Sciences from the University of Zürich. - Samuel Bon's LinkedIn
What is included in the price
The ticket price includes drinks and apéro snacks. The event is kindly hosted by Swisscontact, the ticket fee is used to sustain GreenBuzz secretariat.
Photo by Swisscontact
When & Where
GreenBuzz is driven largely by volunteers that work on sustainability topics in their daily work. We are a non-profit association on the move and always happy and grateful for every helping hand (event organisation, accounting, project management, reporters, etc.).