Apparently, we are facing the second big transformation in the history of mankind: the breakdown of hierarchical structures. Nobody knows how to deal with it. We believe radical change in businesses and organizations happens by bringing together pioneers, nerds, mavericks, thought leaders, entrepreneurs, misfits, and you – a melting pot of stories written by life.
We want our children to have the ideal
opportunities in their future.
We bring together thought leaders to discuss big ideas to take our society to the next level.
We enable a movement to share insights and knowledge in a interactive and informal global network of thought leaders.
must be the new normal. Nothing is sacred. The fear of being radical is a 20th century taboo.
must benefit people. The Earth is a community, and the value of technological change must be measured by how it benefits, or affects, the entire human community.
begins at the end of this sentence. The challenges currently facing humanity started in the past and will be solved in the future. We want the future to be as soon as possible.
is an obsolete technology. Real change, the kind that will both save and transform our world, will come from people across borders working together.
are not alone. WORLDWEBFORUM is a movement of individuals who have come together because they believe in our mission of empowering radical change. Will you join us?
Board of Directors
Country Pharma Organization Head, Novartis, Zurich, Switzerland
Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company, Zurich, Switzerland
CIO Adidas, Herzogenaurach, Germany
Prof. Dr., Hochschule Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland
Council of State, Zurich, Switzerland
CEO & Co-founder, WORLDWEBFORUM
Group Chief Strategy, Innovation and Business Development Officer, Zurich Insurance, Zurich, Switzerland
David J. Teece
Professor of Global Business, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Georg von Krogh
Group Head Strategic Management & Innovation, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Executive Director, Center on Global Transformation, UC San Diego, San Diego, USA
Charles A. O’Reilly
Frank E. Buck Professor of Management Stanford University, Stanford, USA
CEO & Publisher, The Diplomatic Courier, Washington, USA
Emeritus Professor of Science Studies and Former Professor of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Director of Design, Google, Mountain View, USA
Senior Associate, Cooley LLP, San Francisco, USA
Executive Advisor & Lead Coach, ESMT Berlin, Germany; Executive Coach INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France
The story of beecom
The birth of beecom AG in Zürich, Switzerland
As a start-up, it specializes in customer-specific development of web applications
beecom utilises Confluence and Jira internally to drive Enterprise 2.0 for the first time.
beecom officially becomes an Atlassian Partner
Selected by Atlassian as a partner in Switzerland, beecom becomes one of the first partners worldwide.
beecom creates the “Atlassian User Group” and organizes events for the group over the next 3 years.
beecom decides to strategically invest efforts in Facebook.
beecom launches Facebook CMS based on Confluence.
Deemed as “One of the Best Atlassian Partners”, the tech giant entrusts the strategic plug-in JSU (Automation Suite for Jira Workflows) to beecom.
beecom is awarded the title “Atlassian Platinum Expert”, becoming one of the 17 largest Atlassian partners worldwide
The Facebook Conference and Swiss Facebook Awards is staged in Zurich. This becomes the historic 1st Annual Meeting of what would later be known as Worldwebforum.
The Facebook Conference is renamed “Worldwebforum and the Swiss Facebook Awards” in Zurich.
Worldwebforum 2nd Annual Meeting “The Rise of Social Media” features executives such as Nik Ajagu of Facebook, Nicholas Muldoon of Twitter, Kai Gottschalk of Xing, and Nadine Gerspacher of Google.
beecom wins the “Think Different Award for “Creative Excellence” at the Atlassian Summit for Platinum and Enterprise Experts in San Francisco
Worldwebforum 3rd Annual Meeting “Digital Transformation & Leadership” features the legendary Steve Wozniak, Co-founder of Apple, as guest speaker.
Worldwebforum 2016 4th Annual Meeting “Next Generation” is staged, with keynote by John Sculley, former-CEO of Apple.
Worldwebforum 5th Annual Meeting “Digital Transformation” is headlined by Tim Berners-Lee, Inventor of the World Wide Web, Marian Goodell, CEO, Burning Man Foundations and Ed Catmull, Co-founder & CEO of Pixar.
Worldwebforum 6th Annual Meeting “End of Nation” happens with headline keynotes by Bruce Dickinson, Co-founder and Lead Singer, Iron Maiden and Urs Hoezle, Global CTO, Google.
Worldwebforum 7th Annual Meeting “Master or Servant” with keynote by Bill Wyman, Former-bass guitarist, The Rolling Stones.
beecom turns 20 at the Worldwebforum 8th Annual Meeting”Wanted:Leader”. Join us for an epic celebration with headline keynote by Lars Ulrich, Co-Fonder & Drummer, Metallica.