May 31-June 1 2016: The OECD Forum, which is organized prior to the MCM, is one of the biggest international policy forum.

  • The Forum covers contemporary policy issues and it includes traditional panel discussions, as well as, creative and innovative formats (idea factories, food for thought lunch debates, lunch debates, panels with lunch, discovery lab, discussion caf├ęs) usually with the wide involvement of the professional public.
  • The OECD Forum attracts wide international media coverage. Last year the most important news agencies were also present (among others BBC, Bloomberg, CNBC, Financial Times, The Guardian, Le Monde, Reuters, The Washington Post, Xinhua News). Approximately 150 journalists reported from the event in more than 23 thousand online and printed articles.
  • In 2015, more than 250 high-level participants attended the Forum from 43 countries.
  • The number of visitors reached over two thousand and they arrived from 80 countries.