50th St. Gallen Symposium "Freedom Revisited": 7–8 May 2020


49th St. Gallen Symposium – Interactive Sessions

With our Interactive Sessions we introduced a new format to foster more interaction and ideation space among our participants. In a specific design thinking setting our participants produced different approaches to solve the challenge they had been facing. We have prepared the completed results of four Interactive Sessions to give you some insights.

50th St. Gallen Symposium: Freedom Revisited

Have a look at the upcoming topic for the 50th St. Gallen Symposium in May 2020. 


A Selection of Speakers of the 49th St. Gallen Symposium

Prof. Linda Hill

Wallace Brett Donham Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School, Harvard University

Prof. Niall Ferguson

Senior Fellow of the Hoover Institution, Stanford and the Center for European Studies, Harvard

Karin Keller-Sutter

Federal Councillor of the Swiss Confederation

Rathgeb BioLog AG

Molkerei Biedermann AG

Toan Do (VN)


Selection of the Leaders of Tomorrow 2019

The St. Gallen Symposium is proud to present a selection of this years’ Leaders of Tomorrow. These young talents from all around the globe are carefully chosen based on their outstanding profiles, their unique impact on their individual environment or an outstanding contribution to the St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award.

La Conditoria

SO Appenzeller Käse GmbH

Latelin AG


Semi–Finalists St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award

The St. Gallen Symposium proudly presents the semi-finalists of the St. Gallen Wings of Excellence Award 2019. These students have convinced the jury with their excellent essays and their innovative ideas. The three very best authors get the opportunity to present and discuss their concepts on stage at the 49th St. Gallen Symposium (8–10 May 2019).