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Overview

Lobbying Costs

17,500€

Financial year: Jul 2014 - Jul 2015

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

1.5 Fte (4)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

0

High-level Commission meetings

46

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    World Economic Forum

    EU Transparency Register

    953426816942-83 First registered on 14 Apr 2015

    Goals / Remit

    The World Economic Forum

    - is the International Organization for Public Private Cooperation committed to improving the state of the world

    - engages political, business, academic and other leaders of society in collaborative efforts to shape global, regional and industry agendas. Together with other stakeholders, it works to define challenges, solutions and actions, always in the spirit of global citizenship.

    - serves and builds sustained communities through an integrated concept of high-level meetings, research networks, task forces and digital collaboration.

    - delivers unique value to its Partners, Members and Constituents through its Annual and Regional Meetings, its Centres dedicated to global, regional, and industry issues, its future-oriented communities of New Champions, its expert networks of Global Agenda Councils, its TopLink knowledge and interaction platform and the Forum Academy.

    - was established in 1971 as a not-for-profit Foundation and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. It is independent, impartial and not tied to any special interests, working in close cooperation with all major international organisations.

    - strives in all its efforts to demonstrate entrepreneurship in the global public interest while upholding the highest standards of governance. Moral and intellectual integrity is at the heart of everything it does.

    Main EU files targeted

    EU agenda on growth and competitiveness; science, innovation and entrepreneurship; trade and external relations; employment and migration; health; mobility; energy and climate policies; new technologies and infrastructure.

    Address

    Head Office
    World Economic Forum Switzerland
    Route de la capite 91-93
    Geneva 1223
    SWITZERLAND
  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    4

    Employment timeLobbyists
    75%1
    25%3

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    1.5

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Ms Annika Brack (Community Lead, Europe)

    Person with legal responsibility

    Ms Daniel Barat (Head of Legal)

  • Categories

    Category

    III - Non-governmental organisations

    Subcategory

    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    None declared

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Closed financial year

    Jul 2014 - Jul 2015

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    17,500€

    Other financial info

    The full 2013-2014 annual report is available at: www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_AnnualReport_2013-14.pdf

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    None

    ACC

    None

    Groups (European Parliament)

    None

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    46 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 28 Feb 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Discussing about the Meeting of the New Champions in Dalian
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Manuel Nobre Goncalves (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Feb 2017 Location Berlaymont
      Subject Regional Engagement Activities
      Commission
      • Ann Mettler (Director-General)
    • Date 19 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF Workshop entitled "Shifting gears to driverless"
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Alessandro Carano (Cabinet member)
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
    • Date 19 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF Dinner on Mobility System Community
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Alessandro Carano (Cabinet member)
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
    • Date 19 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF Boardroom Discussion on Mobility System Stewards Meeting
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Alessandro Carano (Cabinet member)
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
    • Date 19 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF Lunch Session on New Realities: A New Europe?
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
      • Alessandro Carano (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF Boardroom Discussion on Multilateral EU-KSC: Multilateral meeting between representatives of the EU institutions and Prof. Klaus Schwab
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
      • Alessandro Carano (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF Session The Power of Platforms
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Alessandro Carano (Cabinet member)
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
    • Date 19 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject Courtesy visit with Prof. Klaus Schwab
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
    • Date 18 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF and EU policies
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Günther Oettinger
      Portfolio Budget &amp; Human Resources
      Commission
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
    • Date 18 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject Research & Innovation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Antonio Lowndes Marques De Araujo Vicente (Cabinet member)
      • Carlos Moedas (Commissioner)
    • Date 18 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF session on Envisioning the Future of Travel
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
    • Date 18 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject WEF session on Future of Urban and Autonomous Mobility
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Violeta Bulc (Commissioner)
      • Alessandro Carano (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject Circular Economy, Sustainable Development
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      Commission
      • Frans Timmermans (First Vice-President)
    • Date 18 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject Outlook for the EU
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      Commission
      • Frans Timmermans (First Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 17 Jan 2017 Location Davos
      Subject Digital Technologies and Industry 4.0
      Commission
      • Ann Mettler (Director-General)
    • Date 17 Oct 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Mobility Systems initiatives such as “Urban Mobility”, “Self Driving Vehicles” or “Travel Security
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Andreja Kodrin (Cabinet member)
      • Matej Zakonjsek (Cabinet member)
      • Friedrich-Nikolaus von Peter (Cabinet member)
    • Date 12 Oct 2016 Location Brussels (Berlaymont)
      Subject World Economic Forum - Annual Meeting
      Cabinet Cabinet of High Representative / Vice-President Federica Mogherini
      Portfolio Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
      Commission
      • Arianna Vannini (Cabinet member)
    • Date 12 Oct 2016 Location Berlaymont
      Subject Annual Meeting, Davos
      Commission
      • Ann Mettler (Director-General)
    • Date 27 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Working lunch on Telecom reforms and roaming
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Kamila Kloc (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 10 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Internet governance, DSM
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Hanna Hinrikus (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Key Issues Facing the EC in Accelerating Digitisation in Europe
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Aare Järvan (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject World Economic Forum
      Commission
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
    • Date 09 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Economy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Antonio Lowndes Marques De Araujo Vicente (Cabinet member)
      • Alfredo Sousa De Jesus (Cabinet member)
    • Date 08 Jun 2016 Location Bruxelles
      Subject New Champions with Mr Jonathon Cini
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Andreja Kodrin (Cabinet member)
    • Date 08 Jun 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Preparation to New Champions
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Andreja Kodrin (Cabinet member)
    • Date 25 Apr 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject The new Group of Trustees on the future of Health Global Challenge
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis
      Portfolio Health &amp; Food Safety
      Commission
      • Paula Duarte Gaspar (Cabinet member)
      • Vytenis Andriukaitis (Commissioner)
    • Date 20 Apr 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject The new Group of Trustees on the future of Health Global Challenge
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis
      Portfolio Health &amp; Food Safety
      Commission
      • Annika Nowak (Cabinet member)
      • Paula Duarte Gaspar (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Mar 2016 Location Boston
      Subject Digital Single Market
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Juhan Lepassaar (Cabinet member)
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Jan 2016 Location Davos
      Subject WEF Annual Meeting of New Champions
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Carlos Moedas (Commissioner)
    • Date 21 Jan 2016 Location Davos
      Subject Courtesy visit with Prof. Klaus Schwab
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
    • Date 21 Jan 2016 Location Davos
      Subject EU Affairs in general and Global challenges facing Europe, Migration
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      Commission
      • Frans Timmermans (First Vice-President)
    • Date 20 Jan 2016 Location Davos
      Subject Courtesy visit with prof. Schwab
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Commission
      • Jyrki Katainen (Vice-President)
      • Edward Bannerman (Cabinet member)
    • Date 17 Nov 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Annual Meeting 2016 in Davos
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Jonathan Hill
      Portfolio Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Commission
      • Jack Schickler (Cabinet member)
    • Date 17 Nov 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2016
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Aare Järvan (Cabinet member)
    • Date 17 Nov 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject VP participation at the WEF 2016
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Commission
      • Edward Bannerman (Cabinet member)
    • Date 17 Nov 2015 Location Berlaymont
      Subject Annual Meeting 2016
      Commission
      • Ann Mettler (Director-General)
    • Date 02 Jul 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Single Market strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Aare Järvan (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 Jun 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Transport - urban mobility
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Friedrich-Nikolaus von Peter (Cabinet member)
      • Andreja Kodrin (Cabinet member)
    • Date 18 Jun 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Meeting with World Economic Forum
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Violeta Bulc
      Portfolio Transport
      Commission
      • Friedrich-Nikolaus von Peter (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Jun 2015 Location Berlaymont
      Subject Meeting with Global Leadership Fellow of World Economic Forum
      Commission
      • Ann Mettler (Director-General)
    • Date 18 Mar 2015 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject World Economic Forum’s Europe programme
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Competition
      Commission
      • Margrethe Vestager (Commissioner)
    • Date 18 Mar 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject Meeting with World Economic Forum
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Carlos Moedas
      Portfolio Research, Science and Innovation
      Commission
      • Antonio Lowndes Marques De Araujo Vicente (Cabinet member)
      • Carlos Moedas (Commissioner)
    • Date 22 Jan 2015 Location Davos
      Subject Meeting with Mr. Schwab, World Economic Forum
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Pierre Moscovici
      Portfolio Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs
      Commission
      • Pierre Moscovici (Commissioner)
    • Date 22 Jan 2015 Location Davos
      Subject Better regulation
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      Commission
      • Frans Timmermans (First Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 02 Dec 2014 Location Brussels
      Subject World Economic Forum in Davos January 2015
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Commission
      • Aare Järvan (Cabinet member)
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