World Industrial and Commercial Organizations Forum （”WICO Forum” for short）is a biennial event for world industrial and commercial organizations co-sponsored by domestic and international organizations including CFIE, CCPIT, Development Research Center of the State Council, Chinese Academy of Engineering, People’s Government of Beijing Municipality, China Center for International Exchanges, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and United Nations Global Compact(UNGC). Hosted by CFIE, the WICO Forum intends to build a platform for dialogue and cooperation as well as discussion of hot-spot issues in world economy for solutions and measures, therefore facilitating increasing dialogue and practical cooperation in the industrial and commercial sectors, especially among the associations.
With the theme on “dialogue, negotiation, cooperation”, 4 sessions of WICO have been held since its inception in 2004, all highly valued by the business and political circles at home and abroad. In total, over 1000 guests from more than 500 industrial organizations and corporations in 100 countries and regions have participated in the Forum including Chinese Vice Premier HUANG Ju, ZHANG Dejiang, ZENG Peiyan, Under Secretary General Kim Hak-Su of United Nations, Former French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing, Former German Defense Minister Rudolf Scharping, Nobel Economic Prize Laureate Robert A. Mundell. UN Secretary General Kofi Annan as well as former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröeder and other friends sent congratulatory messages.
With guidance and support from the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Commerce, Ministry of Industry and Information Technologies (MIIT), State-Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission (SASAC), People’s Government of Beijing Municipality, the WICO Forum has become an important platform for communication and bridge for exchange and cooperation among world industrial and commercial organizations.
Under Secretary General Kim Hak-Su of United Nations Robert A. Mundell, Nobel Economic Prize laureate spoke at the 2nd WICO Forum
spoke at 2nd WICO Forum
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