Program

Three distinct sessions, intriguing speakers, stimulating discussions

In three distinct sessions, CHOCOVISION 2018 will look at how technology is spurring innovation in our sector, explore how we can ensure a sustainable chocolate future and highlight the role of business as a change agent. 

The highlight of the Opening Night will be a thought-provoking keynote speaker who will stimulate the discussions.  Session 2 will be wrapped up by another inspiring keynote speaker. 
 

June 5, 2018, at 06:00pm
OPENING NIGHT

Official welcome and inspiring keynote address

Followed by a networking dinner

June 6, 2018 – Morning
SESSION 1 – LEARN
Technology is deeply transforming the way we live, work and relate to each other. What’s the newest and latest? What are the possibilities for our industry that should encourage us?
June 6, 2018 – Afternoon
SESSION 2 – LISTEN

How can we improve farmer livelihoods while addressing the health, nutritional and ethical needs of consumers to create the sustainable chocolate future we want?

Keynote address to wrap up

Followed by an alpine dinner

June 7, 2018 – Morning
SESSION 3 – LEAD
How can business be an effective change agent, help implement the SDG agenda and accelerate change for the better? Why does this also make good business sense?


NETWORKING AND INTERACTION

There will also be plenty of room for networking among conference participants – one of the objectives of the conference – during breaks, the Opening Night on June 5, and the alpine dinner on June 6, 2018.

 The full program will be published when registration opens.

 

Venue

Welcome to the highest city in Europe
AT 1,560 METERS (5,120 FT), DAVOS IS A RENOWNED CONVENTION VENUE IN THE SWISS MOUNTAINS.

A PROMINENT VENUE 

DISCOVER DAVOS

Located in the Canton of Grisons, Switzerland, Davos is the highest city in Europe, home to one of Switzerland’s biggest ski resorts and host of the World Economic Forum. 

Discover Davos


SWITZERLAND

Switzerland is famous for its chocolate, its cheese, its watches and its mountains. However, it is also one of the world's most important financial centers with a highly competitive export industry and home to many international companies and organizations.

Further information


CONFERENCE VENUE

The conference takes place at
Morosani Schweizerhof Hotel
Promenade 50
7270 Davos Platz / Switzerland

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HOW TO GET TO DAVOS

You can easily reach Davos by car, train or the official bus transfers organized for CHOCOVISION delegates from Zurich Airport to Davos on June 5, 2018 and return on June 7, 2018.

Car – Google maps
Train – SBB 


Bus Transfer

We organize bus transfers from Zurich Airport to Davos and return according to the following schedule:

Tuesday, June 7: Regular departures from Zurich Airport depending on flight schedules.
Thursday, June 9: Departure from Davos at 14:00.

You will be offered the possibility to register for those transfers when you register for the conference.


WEATHER

Please note that the average high in Davos in June is 14.3°C/57.7°F, the average low is 4.1°C/39.4°F. Daily average is 9°C/48°F and the average amount of precipitation is 120 mm (4.72 inches). 

Weather forecast 


 

Accommo­dation

MOROSANI HOTELS

The Morosani Hotels stand for more than 100 years of true hospitality by the Morosani Family. 

MOROSANI Schweizerhof Hotel

Elegant. Relaxed. Warm and inviting. The MOROSANI SCHWEIZERHOF is located in the heart of Davos and close to mountain railways, shopping facilities, and other attractions.

Junior Suite
Standard Double

MOROSANI Posthotel

Legendary. Genuine. And so much fun. The "PÖSTLI", as it is affectionately called by regular guests, is one of the very best addresses in the heart of Davos.

Suite
Junior Suite
Standard Double

MOROSANI Fifty-One

The Room Only hotel. A mix between luxury, fun and modernity. Everything you are used to in a Design hotel at an affordable rate. Located opposite MOROSANI Posthotel.

Standard Double

Conference Package

The conference package includes the conference participation fee and conference documentation, coffee breaks, 2 lunches, 2 official dinners, as well as the (optional) bus transfer from Zurich Airport (fixed schedule) on June 5, 2018 to Davos and return on June 7, 2018 (fixed schedule), bus transfers within Davos and car parking (if needed).

The 2018 delegate fee is CHF 2,950.- (incl VAT).

Costs for hotel accommodation and breakfast are not included in the conference package and will be charged upon check-out.

NGOs are eligible for a discount on the conference package of 15%.