Dear Members of the World Investment Network,

This short message aims at informing you about progress in the 
preparations for the 2014 World Investment Forum, scheduled to take place 
from 13 to 16 October 2014 in the Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland.

Provisional programme released:

The 2014 World Investment Forum will consist of over thirty event. The 
programme features highlights such as the World Leaders' Investment 
Summit, ministerial roundtables, and other high-profile stakeholder 
events, private sector-led sessions and networking opportunities. 

High-level Speakers secured:

H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations is expected 
to open the 2014 World Investment Forum.  A number of Presidents and Heads 
of Government are due to participate in the Forum, together with CEOs of 
many global companies and thought leaders. Check regular updates on 
confirmed high-level participants.

High-Profile Partners confirmed:

Our twenty confirmed partners include influential international 
organizations,  business associations , professional associations and 
other prominent civil society organisations, academia and media. 

Registration is now open:

Participation in the 2014 World Investment Forum is free and only subject 
to registration. You may wish to pre-register as early as possible for the 
Forum as participation in the various networking event might be limited on 
a first come first serve basis.

New World Investment Forum website launched:

The new 2014 World Investment Forum website was launched on 3 March 2014. 
Please check it regularly for updates on the participation and programme. 
Practical information related to your stay in Geneva during the Forum is 
also available.

We look forward to meeting you in October in Geneva!

Investment and Enterprise Division

Geneva, Switzerland 13-16 October 
Join global investment leaders: Register Now 

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