09:00-10:00 Welcome Breakfast – Leadership for the World We Want
Join UN Global Compact CEO and Executive Director Lise Kingo as we kick-off the Leaders Summit 2018 and present this year’s UN Global Compact SDG Pioneers.
10:30-12:30 CEO Roundtable – Closing the Inequality Gap: Human Rights as a Driver for Successful Business
In celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, join UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed, leading CEOs and a select audience of observers for a candid discussion addressing business progress on equality and human rights. Learn more here.
12:30-15:00 UN Private Sector Forum – Building and Investing in Peace for All
Leaders from Government, the UN and civil society will join businesses at the table for a high-level policy dialogue with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres exploring how the private sector can best work with other stakeholders to secure a more peaceful and prosperous world for all. Learn more here.
15:30-17:30 The UN Global Compact in Action – Driving Progress and Scaling Impact
Discover practical insights from UN Global Compact participating companies and take inspiration from leading experts and practitioners connecting the dots between the world’s most pressing challenges and the innovative solutions that can help business and partners to tackle them at scale. Learn more here.
19:30-22:00 UN Global Compact Leaders Summit Reception – Ocean at MoMA
Co-hosted by the Government of Norway, join us for an evening of celebration and networking at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and experience first-hand why sustainable ocean business is the new frontier for the 2030 Agenda.