OYW Switzerland National Congress

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Join the 2024 One Young World Switzerland National Congress – this year, taking place from 23 - 24 May in Zürich! The title of this year’s event is ‘Leadership with Integrity: empowering leaders to perform responsibly’, and will be hosted by Circus Knie.

Bringing together passionate changemakers, senior stakeholders and organizations from across Switzerland, we will focus on how we as leaders ensure we understand and stay true to our own values, how we ensure they are embedded in our organizations, and how we can influence positive change more broadly in our industry and beyond.

Join our Swiss Community for Young Leaders! 💡
For more information about Organization tickers and sponsorship opportunities - please contact our Switzerland National Board MD, Jessica Jones [email protected]

Apply for a scholarship now

Deadline for applications is 10th April 2024.


  • Portrait of Kate Robertson against floral background

    Kate Robertson

    Co-Founder, One Young World

    Kate Robertson is co-founder of One Young World. Her work focuses on identifying and bringing together the brightest young talents in the annual One Young World Summits to create a community of young leaders. She believes that this network of professionals, young politicians and students is the way forward in tackling the global challenges such as climate change, poverty, hunger or equality.

    Kate Robertson was formerly the Global President and UK Group Chairman of Havas Worldwide, where she was the highest placed woman in the advertising industry worldwide.

  • Pascal Jenny posing in skiing outfit biting his skis

    Pascal Jenny

    Founding Board Member, One Young World Switzerland

    Pascal Jenny is a founding member of the One Young World Switzerland National Board, with a passion for fostering young leaders in Switzerland. A former professional handball player and captain of the Swiss national handball team, he is currently the Tourism Director in Arosa and a pioneer in sustainable tourism in the Alpine region.

  • Stefan Scheiber portrait in white shirt and navy blue suit

    Stefan Scheiber

    Chair & Founding Board Member, One Young World Switzerland

    Stefan Scheiber, CEO of Bühler AG, is also the Chair of the One Young World Switzerland National Board. With a career that started as a management trainee at Bühler, he is passionate about empowering young leaders and leading a company with values of Trust, Ownership, and Passion.

  • Portrait of Livia Altmann in white turtleneck top and grey blazer

    Livia Altmann

    Board Member, One Young World Switzerland

    At 29, Livia Altmann, an Olympic medallist and former captain of the Swiss national ice hockey team, is already a self-made woman and co-founder of the Swiss Leadership Journey. She is dedicated to optimising personal potential to achieve peak performance.

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