2017 UPU World CEO Forum

The second UPU World CEO Forum was held in Moscow, Russian Federation, from 17 to 19 September 2017. The forum brought together more than 60 CEOs of designated operators from all over the world to discuss crucial topics.

Under the theme "Leading multidimensional growth: the hows and whys of postal strategy", participants focused on the strategy develop­ment process – from the diagnosis of the current situation of the global economy and postal markets to the consideration of successful business models which fulfil the needs of key stakeholders.

To view photos of the event, check out the official UPU World CEO Forum 2017 Flickr album.

2016 UPU World CEO Forum

In 2016, the Universal Postal Union organized its first World CEO Forum, where postal chief executives gathered to discuss "Leading postal growth amid disruptive innovations".

The forum was held in Paris, France, on 6 September 2016, under the patronage of the UPU and hosted by La Poste (France).

More than 50 CEOs from all over the world participated in the event, where they were joined by 2014 Nobel Prize winner in Economic Sciences, Jean Tirole.

Dr. Tirole addressed the role of data in the transformation of industries during his keynote speech at the UPU CEO Forum.