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The UNCTAD Global Services Forum (GSF) is convened to advance the development agenda connected to the services’ economy and trade, to raise awareness on the direct and indirect effects of services on inclusive and sustainable development, and to promote and strengthen partnerships between stakeholders.

The GSF 2018 will focus on the important role of knowledge-based services for sustainable development, productive and export diversification, innovation and internationalization.

Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz, Chief Executive of ICTSD, is a panellist in the session on “The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: a services agenda?”

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University of Buenos Aires, Faculty of Economic Sciences, Argentina
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Thursday, 13 September 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, 14 September 2018 - 6:00pm

As the green revolution continues to gain momentum, this conference provides a platform in the context of Climate Change Mitigation Technologies (CCMT) and their relationship with innovation. Panel speakers and presenters selected from government, business, research and innovation agencies will guide the participants through a wide variety of the aspects of developing and implementing green technology.

Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz, Chief Executive of ICTSD, is a panellist in the session “Ongoing international co-operation: how international organisations join efforts and work together with businesses to encourage climate change mitigation and adaptation”.

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Oslo, Norway
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Tuesday, 20 November 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm

This year’s meetings have been organized around the theme of “The 4th Industrial Revolution and Business Innovation.” We expect the event to serve as a venue to discuss the opportunities and challenges OECD countries are facing with regards to the 4th Industrial Revolution, with participation from private, academic and government entities.

Ricardo Meléndez-Ortiz will be participating as a speaker in the session “The 4th Industrial Revolution and Digital Trade”.

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Seoul, South Korea
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Friday, 23 November 2018 - 9:00am to Saturday, 24 November 2018 - 6:00pm