Welcome to the
Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils
multi-stakeholder membership organization founded in 2010
The GFCC is committed to disseminating best practices to accelerate productivity, growth, and prosperity for countries, regions, and cities.
The GFCC does that through high-level networking and events, in-depth conversations, advice, and education.
Driving Innovation in Times of Crisis
Driving Innovation in Times of Crisis deepens the understanding of crises to unlock new opportunities for innovation, enhance competitiveness, and promote resilience.
University and Research Leadership Forum
The University and Research Leadership Forum is a living think-tank to examine trends and generates ideas to optimize education and research enterprises.
Global Innovation Summit 2023
This year's Global Innovation Summit will happen from November 12 to 14 in Doha, Qatar, hosted by Qatar University, a leading academy institution in the Middle East.
Under the theme Shape Tomorrow: Innovate the Sustainable Future, the summit will delve into the creation of business models and policy frameworks that tap into the sustainability opportunity to boost economic prosperity while safeguarding the planet and mitigating the impacts of climate change.
Innovation in the Face of Adversity: How Past Crises Have Shaped the World
On August 30, at 9 am ET, the GFCC and its member Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) will host the webinar Innovation in the Face of Adversity: How Past Crises Have Shaped the World as part of the Driving Innovation in Times of Crisis (DITC) initiative.
The webinar will draw lessons from three case studies developed by a joint research team since the beginning of this year: the 9/11 attacks, the Global Financial Crisis, and the COVID-19 pandemic.
In Person and Virtual Events
The GFCC curates an exclusive collection of both online and in-person events.
Often implemented in partnership with member organizations, they gather members, fellows, and partners from around the globe.