11 December 2015 to 17 December 2015

The Trade and Development Symposium in Nairobi brought together 48 partners and some 2,000 participants representing 70 countries. This included 260 speakers, with 58 sessions webcast to an additional audience of 4,000 viewers worldwide. Beyond providing invaluable insights into a wide range of topics relevant...

3 December 2013 to 5 December 2013

The Trade and Sustainable Development Symposium in Bali brought together more than 1000 participants, including some 200 speakers and 50 partners representing almost 70 countries. Speakers included Ministers, Ambassadors and top business executives, providing invaluable insights into a wide range of topics relevant to trade...

16 December 2011 to 17 December 2011

The Trade and Sustainable Development Symposium (TSDS) was held in conjunction with the Eighth Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation , in Geneva from the 16th to 17th December 2011. In December 2011, ICTSD organised its fourth Trade and Sustainable Development Symposium (TSDS) in...

29 November 2009 to 2 December 2009

The Geneva Trade and Development Symposium (GTDS) was held in conjunction with the Seventh Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation , in Geneva from the 29th November to 2nd December 2009. This symposium was open to the public - or all who wish to...

13 December 2005 to 17 December 2005

The Hong Kong Trade and Development Symposium (HKTDS), which took place on December 13-17, emerged as the only serious alternative forum during the Sixth Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Centre . Co-convened by ICTSD and the University of Hong Kong, nearly eighty partners ranging...

11 September 2003 to 12 September 2003

Initiated by ICTSD, the Cancun Trade and Development Symposium (CTDS) took place in Cancun on 11-12 September 2003 at the Gran Melia Hotel in Cancun, in conjunction with the Fifth Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organisation . The CTDS was co-convened by the El...