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. GFCC events promote knowledge exchange, generate insights, forge strategic partnerships, and allow for unparalleled access to influential innovation and competitiveness leaders worldwide. GFCC members get unique opportunities to be featured, participate and co-organize events.
GFCC 2024 Annual Meeting and Global Innovation Summit
The GFCC 2024 Annual Meeting and Global Innovation Summit will take place in Belfast from November 11th to 15th, 2024.
Past In Person Events
Innovation Arena at COP 28
The GFCC and its sister organization, the Council on Competitiveness, will lead an Innovation Arena during COP 28 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on December 6.
Global Innovation Summit 2023
The GFCC’s flagship event for 2023 was the Global Innovation Summit, “Shape Tomorrow: Innovate the Sustainable Future,” in the United Kingdom.
Brazilian Industry Innovation Summit
In 2022, the GFCC participated in the Brazilian Innovation Industry Summit, and hosted the Industry Universities Partnerships for Impact forum.
Past Online Events
Global Innovation Summit 2020
The GFCC’s flagship event for 2020 was the online Global Innovation Summit, “Crossing the Chasm: Health, Innovation and the Future Economy.