TRACKS

Drive Radical Change in and across Industries & Technologies

WHAT TRACKS ARE ABOUT

INFLUENCE

Track participants are handpicked based on their ability to influence a broader debate in combination with an innovative mindset

FUTURE

Tracks share insights and find answers to future challenges in and across industries & technologies

SUSTAINABLE

In addition to convening at the WORLDWEBFORUM annual meeting, Tracks create sustainable and relevant forums

POWER

Encompassing a variety of projects and initiatives that leverage the power of ideas, Tracks drive radical change in their fields

COMMUNITY

The Track findings are published and disseminated throughout the relevant community worldwide

TRACK OVERVIEW

FUTURE OF WORK

The biggest concerns about working with AI are poor communication, being hard to work with, and inconsistent performance.

This track discusses how AI has the power to take teamwork to the next level, but it cannot be a crutch for dysfunctional teams. If we don’t fix our teams now, imagine what will happen when we add in AI?

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Track hosted by

Block­­chain

CryptoValley has the potential to have an impact in the whole corporate world.

This track will be presented in four blocks: IoT & Decentralized Data Marketplaces; Self Sovereign Identity on the Blockchain; Scalability and Micropayments; Future of Token Economy and Cryptocurrencies

Track chaired by

Track hosted by

Future of education

The Global Talent Summit (GTS) is the premier space for multi-disciplinary stakeholders from the private sector, policy, academia/education, and innovation.

This track presents a discussion of the trends and solutions for the future of work and education, and for closing the global skills gap.

Track chaired by

Track hosted by

Digital health

Rising costs, conflicting interests, societal trade-offs: health systems worldwide face fundamental challenges.

In this context, McKinsey & Company launches a new platform in conjunction with ETH Zurich, that assembles digital health shapers from around the world.

Track chaired by

Track hosted by

Artificial intel­ligence

TBD

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Leader­ship

TBD

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HOW IT WORKS

tracks

2019
February 1, 2019

ACQUIRE HOSTS & CHAIRS

WORLDWEBFORUM

April 18, 2019

SET TRACK TOPIC

WORLDWEBFORUM, TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST

May 1, 2019

SELECT TRACK REVIEWERS

TRACK CHAIR

June 30, 2019

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS

WORLDWEBFORUM, TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST, TRACK MEDIA PARTNERS

July 15, 2019

SEND ABSTRACT

TRACK SPEAKERS

September 16, 2019

REVIEW ABSTRACT

TRACK REVIEWERS

October 14, 2019

SELECT SPEAKERS

WORLDWEBFORUM, TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST

November 1, 2019

INVITE GUESTS

WORLDWEBFORUM, TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST

November 15, 2019

SEND DRAFT PRESENTATION

TRACK SPEAKERS

November 29, 2019

SET UP TRACKS

WORLDWEBFORUM, TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST

December 2, 2019

SEND FINAL PRESENTATION

TRACK SPEAKERS

2020
January 14, 2020

MEET IN LAAX

WORLDWEBFORUM, TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST, TRACK SPEAKERS

January 16, 2020

MOVE TO ZURICH

WORLDWEBFORUM, TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST, TRACK SPEAKERS

January 17, 2020

TRACK MODERATION

TRACK CHAIR

January 17, 2020

PICK AWARD WINNER

TRACK CHAIR, REVIEWERS

January 24, 2020

WRITE TRACK REPORT

TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST  

January 30, 2020

PUBLISH TRACK REPORT

WORLDWEBFORUM, TRACK CHAIR, TRACK HOST, TRACK MEDIA PARTNER