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Initiatives of Change Switzerland
Friday, 29. June 2018
ELB 2018, Caux Forum 2018

Our world is being transformed by such technologies as artificial intelligence, robotics, virtual reality, 3D printing and blockchain, which impact the way we work, live and relate to each other. During Ethical Leadership in Business, an event of the Caux Forum, participants and speakers explored the question of how to lead in times of disruptive technological innovations. From 28 June to 1 July, leaders from various countries and sectors learnt how ethical leadership can drive innovation and build resilience, thus strengthening organizational performance while furthering the future of society.

Friday, 29. June 2018
ELB 2018, Caux Forum 2018

In 2013 Christophe Barman is 29 and CEO of a thriving business. Following an evening organised by his company, he learns that a merger has been engineered by one of its shareholders. Unable to identify with the shareholder’s values and vision which focus on profit and large scale development, he decides to leave his position and join Loyco, an outsourcing business.

Thursday, 28. June 2018
Opening Ceremony 2018, Caux Forum 2018

‘Trust needs to exist for society to function at all,’ said Christine Beerli, Council Member of Initiatives of Change Switzerland and panel moderator, as she kicked off the Caux Forum 2018. Emerging technological advances and innovations are impacting society and reshaping the world as we know it today. Recent crises, such as the Volkswagen emissions scandal, Uber’s data breach and Facebook’s data abuse, are examples of increasing mistrust linked to disruptive technology. Over 200 people gathered in the Main Hall of the historic Caux Palace Conference and Seminar Centre for the opening ceremony of the 72nd series of conferences in Caux.

Wednesday, 27. June 2018
Follow us, Caux Forum

Follow the Caux Forum live on Facebook!

Monday, 18. June 2018
Annual Report, English, IofC Switzerland

The 2017 Annual Report of the IofC Switzerland foundation is now available.

Wednesday, 13. June 2018
Human Library, Geneva

The 5th and 6th editions of Enriching Encounters took place in May 2018. They shone a light on local residents' stories as a tool for building trust amongst the locals by using a version of the Human Library.

Monday, 11. June 2018
Geneva, IofC Switzerland, dialogue, migration

On 31 May 2018, Initiatives of Change Switzerland facilitated the plenary sessions of the informal dialogue, “Migrants and Refugees in the Compact Era: Ensuring that no one falls through the cracks”, organized by the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) in partnership with the Action Committee in Geneva.

Thursday, 7. June 2018
Caux Palace, Caux

The Initiatives of Change Switzerland foundation is looking for a Landscape Gardener (100%) for the gardens and park of its site and buildings in Caux. This position implies open-mindedness and a great sense of team spirit.

Wednesday, 6. June 2018
Just Governance for Human Security, Women, retreat, JG

The first women's retreat organized by the Just Governance for Human Security (JGHS) team focused on women as drivers towards positive change in their communities. Fifteen women attended the retreat, which was held in April in Caux, Switzerland.

Thursday, 10. May 2018
Caux Palace

IofC Switzerland is looking for a managing director for the organization and coordination of a yearly event/conference positioned during the Caux Forum in the Caux Palace Conference and Seminar Centre (Vaud, Switzerland), under the general title “Creating Bridges”.