current projects

DebaTable

DebaTable is an event format that aims to gather five to ten representatives from different sectors, political orientations and backgrounds to a personal discussion on current hot topics. In the confidential and informal atmosphere of a common dinner (Chatham House rules), bridges can be built and visions that go beyond the politics of the day can be created. From the starter to the dessert, fundamental questions as well as concrete recommendations for action are discussed. The event lasts about three hours. Thematic inputs by a research fellow from an international Think Tank as well as moderation by a member of foraus ensure a constructive and focused debate.
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02 June 2021

A Future Unlived: How Covid-19 Is Impacting Youth Mental Health

A Future Unlived: How Covid-19 Is Impacting Youth Mental Health

From Science to Practice

This two-day conference, which gathers two dozens of high-level speakers from various fields, investigates how to improve the interface among researchers, decision-makers, and policy practitioners to inform global efforts to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The last edition took place in 2021.
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29 March – 01 April 2021

From Science to Practice: Research and Knowledge to Achieve the SDGs – 2021

From Science to Practice: Research and Knowledge to Achieve the SDGs – 2021

11 – 12 December 2019

From Science to Practice: Strengthening Research Uptake to Achieve the SDGs – 2019

From Science to Practice: Strengthening Research Uptake to Achieve the SDGs – 2019

Partner Projects

This section features the projects of partner organisations to which the Think Tank Hub has contributed. We are pleased to work with renowned organisations and think tanks to carry out various projects such as conferences, workshops and other participatory events.
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21 April 2021

Session at the OTT Conference 2021

Session at the OTT Conference 2021

Podcast

Listen to the Think Tank Hub's podcast to hear the unique take of international think tanks on different topics related to multilateralism and foreign policy! A podcast to bring the immense knowledge and research achieved by think tanks from all over the globe to the heart of international Geneva.
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11 November 2021

Podcast episodes

Podcast episodes

Think Tank Talks

Think Tank Talks are an event format where experts on the topic covered are invited by the Think Tank Hub to present their field of expertise to a diverse group of participants from the International Geneva ecosystem. The aim of this event series is to generate a debate and to discuss different approaches and problem-solving techniques that can be applied to current matters we are facing.
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16 November 2021

A City for All: How to make global cities more inclusive?

A City for All: How to make global cities more inclusive?

23 June 2021

Excluded and invisible: how to protect stateless people?

Excluded and invisible: how to protect stateless people?

03 June 2021

Playing Global Order : Can video games reinforce good behaviours towards a better world?

Playing Global Order : Can video games reinforce good behaviours towards a better world?

26 January 2021

Are FinTechs the Silver Bullet to Achieve the SDGs?

Are FinTechs the Silver Bullet to Achieve the SDGs?

29 October 2020

Ivana Bartoletti on Power, Politics and AI

Ivana Bartoletti on Power, Politics and AI

19 May 2020

Gender Data: The Unlearned Lessons of Global Pandemics

Gender Data: The Unlearned Lessons of Global Pandemics

18 May 2020

Health Data Exchange in Times of Covid-19

Health Data Exchange in Times of Covid-19

07 February 2020

Defending democracies under attack: The role of think tanks

Defending democracies under attack: The role of think tanks

28 November 2019

Alexa, a victim of sexism? A talk on gender and machines

Alexa, a victim of sexism? A talk on gender and machines

26 September 2019

Participation of Women and Girls in Sport

Participation of Women and Girls in Sport

16 May 2019

Trends and Trajectories along the Line of Contact in Ukraine

Trends and Trajectories along the Line of Contact in Ukraine

29 January 2019

Taming Cerberus: International Development beyond the SDGs

Taming Cerberus: International Development beyond the SDGs

03 December 2018

AI and Diplomacy: A New Tool for Diplomats ?

AI and Diplomacy: A New Tool for Diplomats ?

24 October 2018

Urbanisation in the Developing World

Urbanisation in the Developing World

05 September 2017

Perceptions Biais in Modern Workplace

Perceptions Biais in Modern Workplace

22 February 2017

Uberisation of the Labour Market

Uberisation of the Labour Market

02 November 2016

Migration and Innovation

Migration and Innovation

10 February 2016

Public Impact Event

Public Impact Event

27 November 2015

Strategic Design

Strategic Design

04 – 06 December 2014

Think Tank Summit

Think Tank Summit

past projects

SDG Accelerator

The 2017 SDG Accelerator #PolicyHack was a two and a half day event that aimed to create a space for the development of new tools and innovations tackling SDG number 5: gender equality. Bright minds from all walks of life brought in their individual skills and professional experiences in order to brainstorm, discuss and find innovative and sustainable solutions to twelve proposed challenges.
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17 – 19 November 2017

Gender Equality Hackathon

Gender Equality Hackathon

WinterSchool for Thinktankers

From 2017 to 2020, the Think Tank Hub, in collaboration with On Think Tanks (OTT), organised the WISCH - WinterSchool for Thinktankers. WISCH is a seven-day intensive course with lectures and guided group work for young and proactive individuals who are eager to develop their knowledge and understanding of think tanks and to prepare themselves to become future policy entrepreneurs. It offers practical skills, opportunities and networks to help think tanks grow in core areas such as fundraising, communications, financial management, policy engagement and more.
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02 – 08 February 2020

WISCH 2020

WISCH 2020

27 January – 02 February 2019

WISCH 2019

WISCH 2019

04 – 08 February 2018

WISCH 2018

WISCH 2018

22 – 29 January 2017

WISCH 2017

WISCH 2017