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Doris Leuthard “My life as a Federal Councillor and President of Switzerland”

14
February 2024 11:45 - 14:00
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Hôtel Beau-Rivage
Quai du Mont-Blanc 13
Genève, 1201 Switzerland
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Target audience Members, Corporate Members
Event language English
Speaker Doris Leuthard

The BSCC – British Swiss Chamber of Commerce – is inviting the CWF members and their guests to share a special luncheon, featuring DORIS LEUTHARD, former President of the Swiss Confederation 2010 and 2017 – Swiss Federal Councillor, 2006-2018.

One of the most respected and popular Swiss Federal Councillors, and twice President of the Swiss Confederation – in 2010 and again in 2017 – Doris Leuthard honours us with her presence.

Coming from the Christian Democratic People’s Party (CVP/PDC), she was first elected to the Swiss Federal Council in 2006 and stepped down in 2018.

She was the fifth woman elected to the Federal Council.

In high office, she headed the Federal Department of Economic Affairs and then went on to become head of the Federal Department of Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications.

In her capacity as minister, she was appointed by United Nations Secretary General António Guterras in 2018 to the High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation, co-chaired by Melinda Gates and Jack Ma.

Nowadays, she is a member of various boards, including the Kofi Annan Foundation and Stadler Rail.

Doris Leuthard has without question left an indelible mark on the Swiss political scene.  The Geneva Chapter is delighted to welcome her and be joined by members and guests of the Career Women’s Forum.

Come and listen to her ! Come and meet her !

Please register directly on the BSCC website (first come first served) – Cannot be paid with CWF credits

REGISTRATION FEE

BSCC Members and Guests: 100 CHF
Career Women’s Forum members and guests: 100 CHF
Non-members: 140 CHF

PLEASE NOTE THAT REGISTRATIONS FOR THIS EVENT WILL CLOSE AT 18:00 ON MONDAY, 12TH FEBRUARY 2024, OR EARLIER IF THE CAPACITY OF THE VENUE IS REACHED BEFORE

Cancellation rule: if you need to cancel your registration please do it before February 12, noon in order to be refunded. After this date, the fee will not be refunded.

 

 

 

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