Opening And Closing Ceremonies

Ignazio Cassis

Federal Councillor, Head of the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs

Harsh Vardhan

Minister of Health & Family Welfare Government of India

Shri Shripad Yesso Naik

Minister of State for AYUSH India

Tatiana Valovaya

Director-General UNOG

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Director-General World Health Organisation (WHO)

Yves Fluckiger

Rector University of Geneva

Bertrand Levrat

General Director University Hospitals of Geneva (HUG)

Alexandra Calmy

Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of the UNIGE in charge of international and humanitarian medicine

Antoine Geissbuhler

Coprésident Geneva Health Forum

Antoine Flahault

Coprésident Geneva Health Forum

Nicole Rosset

Coprésident Geneva Health Forum

Monika Kapil Mohta

Embassador of India in Switzerland

Detlev Ganten

President World Healt Summit

Other Sessions

Seye Abimbola

BMJ Global Health

Arianne Alcorba


Dhafer Al Salah

University of Geneva

Tammam Aloudat

Access Campaign at Medecins Sans Frontieres

Karen Alparce-Villanueva

Philippine Alliance of Patient Organizations

Jessica Beagley

Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change

Karim Bendhaou


Arnaud Bernaert

World Economic Forum

Karl Blanchet

Geneva Centre of Humanitarian Studies

Kwasi Boahene

PharmAccess Group

Murielle Bochud

University of Lausanne

Samantha Bolton

Strategy and Communication

Bisi Bright

Live Well Initiative

Emanuele Capobianco

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Marie-Laure Carballo-Ehrler

Geneva University Hospitals

Howard Catton

International Council of Nurses

Olivia Chang


Francois Chappuis

Geneva University Hospitals

Kelly Chibale

University of Capetown

Christine Choirat

Swiss Data Science Center EPFL

Manuela Cirilli


Stephen Cornish

Medecins Sans Frontieres

Jean Francois Corty

Medecin, former Director of Operations of Medecins du Monde

Thomas Cueni

International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations

Daniel Argaw Dagne

World Health Organization

Stephanie Dagron

University of Geneva

Mimi Darko

Food and Drugs Authority

Sana De Courcelles

Permanent Mission of France to the UN in Geneva

Roopa Dhatt

Women in Global Health

Lodzeni Ellos

International Alliance of Patients' Organizations

Amy Fall


Catherine Fankan-Bokonga

Club Suisse de la Presse & ACANU

Vincent Grattard

Institution genevoise de Maintien A Domicile (IMAD)

Philippe Guerin

IDDO, University of Oxford

Renzo Guinto

PH Lab

Shannon Hader


Emma Hannay


Sarah Hawkes

Centre for Gender and Global Health

Alexandre Hedjazi

Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of Geneva

Sillo Hiiti

World Health Organization

Courtney Howard

Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment

Elisabeth Iro

World Health Organization

Nadia Isler


Kanishka Katara


Edward Kelley

World Health Organization

Asim Ali Khan

Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine, Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India

Mishal Khan

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Amir Kigouk

Geneva University Hospitals

Roswitha Koch Heepen

International Council of Nurses

Riccardo Lampariello

Terre des Hommes

Maria Lazo-Porras

University of Geneva

Francis Louis

Ceux du Pharo

Matthew MacGregor

Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Mwele Malecela

World Health Organization

Robert Mardini

International Committee of the Red Cross

Bernardo Mariano

World Health Organization

Alistair McGuire

The London School of Economics

Claude Meyer

P4H Social Health Protection Network

Neda Milevska Kostova

International Alliance of Patients' Organizations

Georgy Mishurovskiy

Sechenov University in Moscou

Angela Grezet

Association Savoir Patient

Natalie Mrak


Zenon Mukongo Ngay

Permanent Mission of Democratic Republic of the Congo in Geneva

Derrick Muneene

World Health Organization

Margareth Ndomondo-Sigonda

Africa Union Development Agency (AUDA)

Maguette Thioro Ndong

Digital Square at Path

James Orbinski

Dahdaleh Institute of Global Health Research at York University in Toronto Canada

Priti Patnaik

Geneva Health Files

Benjamin Perry

Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi)

Patrick Petignat

University Hospitals of Geneva (HUG)

Aungsumalee Pholpark

Asean Institute for Health Development (AIHD)

Charles Randolph

World Intellectual Property Organization

Barbara Rau

Haute ecole de sante de Geneve

Iskra Reic


Valerie Schmitt

International Labour Organization

Lucy Setian

Novartis Foundation

Sanjeev Sharma

National Institute of Ayurveda, Ministry of AYUSH, Government of India

Nono Simelela

Director-General World Health Organisation (WHO)

Soosmita Sinha

Health Law Institute

Thomas Spangenberg


David Stewart

International Council of Nurses

Nathalie Strub-Wourgaft

Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi)

Andreas Ullrich

Charite - Universitatsmedizin Berlin

Francoise Vanni

Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

Pascale Vonaesch

Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute