How to Participate

Generate a buzz. Network with 280 attendees who share professional interests that align with yours at the GLF Investment Case Symposium. Thousands more will engage online, so let us help you get your message out.

Fully embrace an exciting day of discussion, learning and innovation by hosting and/or attending various activities, including plenary and discussion forums, Dragons’ Den, Landscape Talks, digital summits and much more.

Invite-only centerpiece plenary sessions are also an option for inspirational organizations or individuals who want to ensure their vision is shared with a select audience. If you know an inspirational organisation or individual that would be a good candidate to share their vision please get in touch.

Absorb all you can and then brainstorm with small working groups in on site space provided on May 31.

There are many different ways to participate. Click the tabs below to find out more.

Discussion Forums

These interactive sessions work to accelerate action towards financing sustainable landscapes by incorporating a range of voices and opinions, sharing knowledge and challenging conventions. They use innovative approaches to encourage candid debate and include pre- and post-even digital summits to push discursive learning.

Price: $15,000
Session length: 90 minutes

Host benefits:
Session hosts will benefit from a wide range of services and complimentary items:

  • Coordination and facilitation support from the GLF Coordination Team;
  • A physical space at the GLF Washington, D. C. event at the International Finance Corporation (IFC);
  • Seat on the Knowledge Committee, providing the opportunity to inform the event’s scope and GLF activities moving forward;
  • Digital/print logo acknowledgement on all event communication and website materials;
  • Acknowledgement of membership at the event’s opening and closing remarks;
  • Social and traditional media, communications and outreach support; and
  • 10 complimentary registration passes.

Exhibitions

Act now! A limited number of exclusive opportunities exist to make an impact. Engage a captive audience at the World Bank Group’s International Finance Corporation in Washington.

Take advantage of an “Exhibition Package,” a hugely effective opportunity to build relationships and communicate your message to people who are looking for new ideas. We offer a range of exhibition options that can be tailored to your needs.

Extensive pre-symposium publicity will ensure your organization is promoted to the widest possible audience. The 2018 symposium will bring together voices from business, politics, academia, NGOs, civil society, indigenous communities and the media.

The Full Exhibition Sponsorship package is a steal at the low cost of $10,000.

Included:

  • One table top exhibition (2×1 meters)
  • Four participant entries to the symposium
  • Accreditation as a sponsor on all marketing material before and at the event
  • Acknowledgement during the opening of the symposium
  • Separate marketing document in delegate pack (supplied by sponsor, maximum eight letter-size pages). However, in the interest of preserving paper, we encourage you to provide us with an electronic materials instead (i.e. USB, DVD, etc.)
  • Your logo featured on:

— All symposium marketing materials

— Program beside coordinating partners and funders

— Screen in plenary room

— Symposium webpage, 150 word profile, website link, contact details

Medium Exhibition Sponsorship package allows you a prestigious presence with flair ($8,000)

  • One exhibition stand (2×1 meters)
  • Two participant entries to the symposium
  • Accreditation as exhibitor on all marketing material before and at event
  • Separate marketing document in delegate pack (supplied by sponsor, maximum eight letter-size pages). However, in the interest of preserving paper, we encourage you to provide us with an electronic materials instead (i.e. USB, DVD, etc.)
  • Exhibitor’s logo featured on:

— All symposium marketing materials

— Symposium programme

— Screen in plenary room

— Symposium webpage, 150 word profile, website link, contact details

Want to synthesize your message? Get a standard Exhibition Sponsorship package for only $3,000

  • One exhibition stand (2×1 meters)
  • One participant entry to the symposium
  • Accreditation as exhibitor on all marketing material before and at event
  • Exhibitor’s logo featured on:

— All symposium marketing materials

— Symposium programme

— Screen in plenary room

— Symposium webpage, 150 word profile, website link, contact details

Please note: In order to reduce the carbon footprint of the exhibits, exhibitors are strongly encouraged to avoid distribution of printed publications and increase electronic distribution.

Landscape Talks

Got 7 minutes? Move over Ted Talks; we’ve got Landscape Talks! Take over the stage. Captivate your audience! Free yourself from the podium and PowerPoint lecture to share your ideas and views. From avocados to zebras, we want to hear what you’ve got to say.

Digital Summits

These online events held before, during and after the event that include engaging webinars and outreach campaigns to foster global input into key topics.

Youth

The Youth In Landscapes initiative incorporates the voices of young people into key discussions at every level.

Landscape Learning

The event will provide opportunities for participants to engage with the cutting edge of landscape scholarship, including modules, courses and learning activities.

Landscape News

Contribute stories, photos, videos and opinion pieces to Landscape News.

Annual Sponsorship Package

Interested in a deeper engagement with GLF? Annual sponsorship packages are available for governments, organizations, and companies that would like to support ongoing, international programming. Sponsorship packages available starting from $25,000. For more information, please contact GLF Executive Producer, John Colmey at j.colmey@cgiar.org

Sponsorship Packages

Participate

Connect, share, learn and act at the world’s largest multi-sector platform for accelerating action towards resilient, climate friendly and sustainable landscapes. The GLF is scaling up and aspires to create a movement of 1 billion people around sustainable landscapes. Together, through collaborative leadership, we will create a global force for positive change by realizing a vision of what we can do if we all work together.

Be part of the GLF in Bonn Dec 19-20, 2017

Online registration has now closed but we invite you to register in person in Bonn or watch online

Join and connect at the world’s largest platform for integrated land use involving all sectors and stakeholders. The Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) aspires to create a movement of 1 billion people around sustainable landscapes. By acting together, we can do it.

Since 2013, more than 3,000 organizations from more than 140 countries have participated in the GLF.

Nearly 1,500 hosts and individual participants will gather on December 19-20 at the World Conference Center in Bonn to define collaborative action on the ground across the five themes of the GLF — Food and Livelihoods, Finance, Rights, Restoration, and Measuring Progress.

There are a number of ways you can shape this event:

Host session

Facilitate in-depth discussions, spur collective knowledge-sharing, or showcase the latest innovations to present scientific research breakthroughs. Customize your session with this flexible format.

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Individual registration is now open!

Connect, share, learn and act with the GLF network: participate in interactive Plenary sessions and Discussion Forums, peruse cutting-edge Landscape Labs and Pavilions, and tune into inspiring Landscape Talks and Launchpads.

Online registration has now closed but we invite you to register in person in Bonn or watch online.

Register a side event

We encourage NGOs, businesses, research organizations, artists and others seeking to amplify their voice, to register a side event alongside the Forum’s main venue.

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Attend online

Can’t fly to Bonn? Don’t worry- we’ll bring the action to you! We’ll be live streaming our key sessions and live tweeting, so if you’re not able to attend the Forum, sign up here to receive the official event agenda and all streaming updates.

Applications have now closed