The World's Largest Convening of Sustainable Business Leaders.

United Nations Global Compact Leaders Summit brings together thousands of forward-thinking business leaders, SDG stakeholders, activists, policy makers and emerging leaders from across the globe who are taking action on the SDGs and shaping the future. Join us virtually for over 24 hours of inspired conversation, purposeful networking, and meaningful takeaways. 

Under the theme the world we want, this year's #LeadersSummit will take a deep dive on collective and individual evaluation of the sustainability journey; from addressing global themes and trends, to the resources and tools needed to accelerate progress in your own business, culminating in a celebration and a shared vision of the world we all want.

Highlighted Speakers

United Nations
United States Ambassador to the United Nations
Permanent Representative and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Permanent Mission of the People's Republic of China to the United Nations
Permanent Representative of Austria to the United Nations
International Organisation of Employers (IOE)
International Chamber of Commerce
General Secretary
International Trade Union Confederation
Chief Executive Officer
Save the Children International
Chief Executive Officer
Inter IKEA Group
International Labour Organization
Chief Sustainable Growth Officer
Natura &Co
Chief Financial Officer
Moody’s Corporation

What to Expect

The Leaders Summit is a multisession, highly-interactive, digital event experience convening thousands of global leaders online for over 24 hours in every time zone— featuring plenary sessions, regional breakout sessions, performances, exhibitions, and interactive networking.

Over 24 Hours of Content

Attend dozens of sessions over 24 hours that will feature leading voices from business, government, the UN and academia. Sessions will focus on the progress of the SDGs, where we are as a world, how to set audacious goals, how to track progress and collective action needed to create the world we all want.

Peer Learning Workshops

Work collaboratively with your peers in online classroom style settings to outline targets and goals for immediate implementation. The Peer Learning Workshops are designed for attendees at every stage of their sustainability journeys.

Meaningful Connections

Imagine the possibilities when you are able to network and share your vision with thousands of sustainability leaders who are shaping the future. You will walk away with connections, partnerships, and strategies that could change the trajectory of your business and the world. 

Highlights from Leaders Summit 2021

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