The World Economic Forum announced today that it will postpone its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, because of concerns about the Omicron version. coronavirus, The in-person event will take place from January 17 to 21, 2022.
Without a face-to-face incident, the forum said online sessions would be held “to focus on creating solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges”.
Klaus Schwab, the founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, said he hoped to bring together global leaders soon. “The postponement of the annual meeting will not hinder progress through a continuous digital conference of leaders from business, government and civil society.”
One-on-one meetings are being planned in the Northern Hemisphere summer starting in June. In 2021, with the progress of the coronavirus, Organizers also opted for an online event,
The measure announced today by the World Economic Forum comes at a time that paces and cities in Europe announced Withdrawal of restrictions to halt progress of COVID-19 and Omron version, Forecasts from the European Commission indicate that the new version, even more infectious than the previous one, Will take effect on the mainland in mid-January,