The Bridge Tank at Symi Symposium 2023 – Which World in 2030?

This year marked the 25th anniversary of the Symi Symposium. The annual gathering of global thinkers, founded by George Papandreou, former Prime Minister of Greece and former President of Socialist International, took place on Rethymno, Crete, from 16-20 July 2023. A regular participant and contributor, Joël Ruet was in attendance of this year’s gathering.

The Symposium’s Dialogue Session Building Blocks included sessions on : 

  • Which world in 2030? Collective Foresight on the Future
  • The need for a new pillar of governance and participatory democracy
  • Decarbonization, European industrial autonomy and the  implementation of green growth
  • Which Cosmos in 2030? Major global, European, and regional challenges for politicians, thinkers, and social partners
  • Western Balkan’s European Odyssey – Openings and obstacles
Previous editions of Symi Symposium
Pictures from this year’s Symi Symposium
George Papandreou (middle)
Tymofiy Mylovanov (Former Minister of Economical Development and Trade, Ukraine)
Theme: Overlay by Kaira
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