World Health Summit 2019

The World Health Summit is one of the leading forums for global health. Research, politics, the private sector, and civil society come together to find solutions to the world's greatest health challenges and to strengthen international cooperation.

2,500 Participants

Join the discussion with stakeholders from 100 countries and 1,200 international organizations. 

» Program

300 Speakers

Ministers, Nobel Laureates, CEOs, and experts from all over the world set the agenda for a healthier future. 

» Speakers

One Goal

The brightest minds from every sector come together for a single purpose: improving health worldwide.

» Vision



World Health Summit 2019 Speakers Include

Jens Spahn
Minister of Health, Federal Republic of Germany

Tedros Ghebreyesus
Director-General, WHO

Pavan Sukhdev
President, WWF International Board

Andrea Wulf
Author and Historian

David Loew
Executive Vice President, Sanofi Pasteur

Elhadj As Sy
Secretary General, International Federation of the Red Cross 

Michelle Bachelet
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Peter Sands
Executive Director, The Global Fund 

Heyo Kroemer
Incoming CEO, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Carissa Etienne
Director, Pan American Health Organization

Sania Nishtar
Co-chair, WHO High-Level Independent Commission on Non-Communicable Diseases

Ilona Kickbusch
Director Global Health Centre, Graduate Institute Geneva