Cross Continental Cooperation Summit 2016-2017

"Unlocking Potential: Uniting the World's Leading Powers to Promote Sustainable Economies, Global Human Rights and World Peace"

(NYC, Brussels, Paris, Bucharest, Berlin, Abuja; September 2016 - December 2017)

Summit Overview

The Cross-Continental Cooperation Summit of 2016-17 will be a culmination of 30 events taking place across the globe. The events will take place in major capital cities including London, Berlin, Bucharest, The Hague, NYC, Madrid, Reykjavik, Yerevan, Milan, and Brussels, with the continents of Europe, Africa and Asia playing host to the events. The Summit will focus on the potential success for improved intercultural relations in uniting the great powers of the contemporary world to better face today's global concerns.

The Summit will create a forum for the world's powers representatives to publicly discuss and promote upon a common goal, thus initiating potential solutions for contemporary and future world challenges. The ultimate aim of the Summit will be to create a more stable public global environment by promoting intercultural dialogue between nations, consequently bringing the international community closer to a more prosperous future.

Participation in the Summit

Participation in the Summit events are open to applicants coming from the governmental and diplomatic fields, academia & scholars, representatives from the civil society and private sector, journalists, artists, young professionals and students.

Summit Speakers

Speakers & Delegates during the conferences will include leading politicians, senior diplomats, leading governmental officials, senior academics, renowned authors, journalists, and celebrated artists. These speakers will include a large number of individuals from the ICD Advisory Board. To learn more about the ICD Advisory Board, please click here.
The following Events will take place during the Summit:

The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2017 »

"Promoting Global Collaboration, Unity and Peace through Cultural Diplomacy"

(Berlin; December 19th - 22nd, 2017)

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The Berlin International Human Rights Congress (BIHRC) »

"Human Rights and Democracy in Times of Greater Global Insecurity"

(Berlin; November 24th - 26th, 2017)

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Berlin Economic Forum 2017 »

"Sustainable Economies, Tourism & Responsible Foreign Investments"

(Event Series; Berlin; March - October 2017)

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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy in the UN »

"The Influence of New US and UN Leadership on International Relations, Economic Development, Innovation, New Markets, & Global Human Rights"

(New York City; January 10th - 14th, 2017)

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The Artistic Cultural Diplomacy Forum 2017 »

"Building Cultural Bridges through Art, Film and Music"

(International Event Series; Berlin; February - December, 2017)

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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2016 »

"Promoting Global Human Rights through Cultural Diplomacy"

(Berlin; December 14th - 19th, 2016)

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The Future of US Foreign Policy »

The Political, Economic, & Cultural Dimensions

(International Conference; November 7th - 10th, 2016)

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How will America vote? »

(ICD House; October 21st, 2016 - January 20th, 2017)

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Cultural Diplomacy in the Commonwealth 2016 »

"Cultural Diplomacy as a Means to Build Bridges between the Commonwealth and the World"

(London; October 12th – 14th, 2016) Held Parallel to the 60th BFI London Film Festival 2016

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The Rise of Africa 2016 »

"Cultural Diplomacy and the Transatlantic Relations"

(Berlin; October 6th - 9th, 2016)

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