The 137 sessions in this year's Forum will be organized by WTO members, businesses, non-governmental organizations, academia, law firms and international organizations.

The Forum will include an opening debate on "Trading Forward: Adapting to a Changing World" and a high-level youth panel on "What Millennials & Gen Z want to see from global trade". It will also feature the launch of the WTO's World Trade Report 2019, which focuses on services, a photo  exhibition on young people's expectations for world trade and “Meet the Author” sessions, where selected authors will present their latest books.

The provisional programme is available here.


Please note that to attend the Forum, all participants, including session organizers, must complete an online application form no later than 16 September 2019.



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