The Concordia Annual Summit convened the world’s most prominent business, government, and nonprofit leaders to enable effective partnerships for impact. Thought leaders and innovators gathered at this global affairs forum to examine the world’s most pressing challenges and identify avenues for collaboration.
Concordia, Columbia University’s Global Policy Initiative, the International Organization for Migration, and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, with the support of the Open Society Foundations and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, hosted a series of high-level interactive discussions on the private sector’s role and responsibility in addressing global migration challenges and the current refugee crisis.Learn More
On Tuesday, September 20, 2016, Concordia hosted a dinner to celebrate the 2016 Summit. The dinner was held at Cipriani in New York City and featured the announcement of the 2016 Concordia Leadership Award. Additionally, Concordia announced the winners of the 3rd annual P3 Impact Award honoring partnerships that have led to positive social impact.Learn More
In order to identify the most pressing global challenges and convene the world’s preeminent thought leaders, Concordia partnered with innovative institutions, impactful government agencies, forward-thinking businesses, and leading nonprofits to create its most engaging programming to date. In collaboration with these organizations, the 2016 Summit explored some of the most defining domestic and foreign policy issues of our time. To learn more about Programming Partnership, please contact Donniell Silva.
Concordia is proud to work with a variety of sponsors for its annual Summit. To learn more about Summit sponsorship, please contact Regina Hubard.
The 2016 Concordia Summit was open to the press. To learn more about covering future Summits as a member of the media, please contact Concordia’s Press Office.