Register Today. Change Tomorrow.

On May 3 - 5 2022, Birmingham will once again be home to some of the most critical thinkers of our time.

They are gathering at The International Convention Centre (ICC) for The Forum for Global Challenges, tackling the issues that are topping our global agenda. Be it global warming, sustainable energy, or unsustainable materials; our speakers and attendees are focused on turning talk into action.

We want you to join the conversation.

Be there in person

Access recorded sessions

Why attend the Forum? 

Make a Positive Impact

Showcase your policy, societal and technical solutions, and widen their reach and impact.

Interact with global thought-leaders & pioneers

Discover successful practical solutions and novel approaches.

Build New Partnerships

Make new connections and build partnerships, beyond your sector

Who is the Forum for? 

The Forum brings together world leaders, business and thought leaders, policy makers, practitioners, and academics from around the world. Their aim is to generate real-world solutions to global challenges.

Now you can be there in person or virtually to bring about action on the most pressing issues we are facing: climate change and inequality.

Live Pass (per day rate)

(All registration fees include 20% UK VAT)

Category Regular
Private Sector £297.00  
Private Sector (SME) * £210.00  
Public and Education Institution £170.00  
Student/Under 25s £60.00  
Low Middle Income Country £115.00  

* The UK government definition of SMEs encompasses micro (less than 10 employees and an annual turnover under €2 million), small (less than 50 employees and an annual turnover under €10 million) and medium-sized (less than 250 employees and an annual turnover under €50 million) businesses.

Live Day Pass Includes*:

  • Access to live Plenaries Sessions & Exhibition
  • Live Q&A and networking with speakers and fellow thought leaders
  • On demand content for selected day
  • Refreshments, lunch breaks, welcome drinks reception (on 3rd May only)

*on selected day

Virtual Pass (per day rate)

(All registration fees include 20% UK VAT)

Category Regular  
Private Sector £120.00  
Public and Education Institution £56.00  
Student/Under 25s £25.00  
Low Middle Income Country £45.00  

 

Virtual Day Pass Includes*: 

  • Access to Virtual Plenaries, Sessions & Exhibition
  • Join live broadcasts with Q&A with speakers 
  • Never miss a moment with on demand content for four months
  • Virtual networking opportunities and personalised AI-driven matchmaking

*on selected day

Congress Pass

(All registration fees include 20% UK VAT)

Category Early Bird (before 3 March 2022) Regular (after 3 March 2022)
Private Sector £474.00 £594.00
Private Sector (SME) * £300.00 £420.00
Public and Education Institution £225.00 £345.00
Student/Under 25s £95.00 £155.00
Low Middle Income Country £175.00 £235.00

* The UK government definition of SMEs encompasses micro (less than 10 employees and an annual turnover under €2 million), small (less than 50 employees and an annual turnover under €10 million) and medium-sized (less than 250 employees and an annual turnover under €50 million) businesses.

Congress Pass Includes:

  • Access to live Plenaries Sessions & Exhibition
  • Live Q&A and networking with speakers and fellow thought leaders
  • On demand content
  • Refreshments, lunch breaks, welcome drinks reception

Virtual Pass

(All registration fees include 20% UK VAT)

Category Regular  
Private Sector £237.00  
Private Sector (SME*) £ 150.00  
Public and Education Institution £112.50  
Student/Under 25s £47.50  
Low Middle Income Country £87.50  

* The UK government definition of SMEs encompasses micro (less than 10 employees and an annual turnover under €2 million), small (less than 50 employees and an annual turnover under €10 million) and medium-sized (less than 250 employees and an annual turnover under €50 million) businesses.

Virtual Pass Includes: 

  • Access to Virtual Plenaries, Sessions & Exhibition
  • Join live broadcasts with Q&A with speakers 
  • Never miss a moment with on demand content for four months
  • Virtual networking opportunities and personalised AI-driven matchmaking

Join the forum’s youth engagement initiatives. From the global hackathon to exclusive young journalist opportunities, this is your opportunity to shape this inaugural event.

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