Drivers of growth

The secrets of the hidden champions and their invaluable lessons for investors and entrepreneurs.

Practical info

Tuesday March 17th, 2015
Registration and welcome from 4:30 p.m.

The conference starts at 5:00 p.m. sharp.

Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues
Quai des Bergues 33, 1201 Genève

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4:30 p.m. Welcome & registration
5:00 p.m. Introduction
by Timothy Verhoest, Managing Director Econopolis Switzerland
5:05 p.m. The 7 characteristics of successful high-growth firms
by Yannick Dillen, Private Investments Econopolis
5:20 p.m. Economic Outlook & Introduction of keynote speaker Hermann Simon
by Geert Noels, Chief Economist Econopolis
The secrets of hidden champions and their invaluable lesson for investors and entrepreneurs.
by Hermann Simon
6:05 p.m. Debate with
Hermann Simon, Yannick Dillen & Geert Noels

Moderated by Mathilde Farine, Chief Editor Economy (Le Temps)
6:30 p.m. Q&A
Interaction by the audience
6:45 p.m. Closing statements
6:50 p.m. Walking dinner


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