Kirsten Vosmer (Commercial Manager, World Forum The Hague), Dave Hulsman (Managing Director, GNO), Carolyn Hoek (Creative Director, GNO), Michiel Middendorf (General Manager, World Forum The Hague)

GNO signs four-year contract with World Forum The Hague

The Life in Business ‘Global Awareness’ Congress will be held at World Forum The Hague on 1 November 2017. It is an inspiring sustainability congress by GNO. The contract between World Forum The Hague and GNO has been entered into for a period of four years. This and the announcement of four innovative events that Life in Business will organise in The Hague confirms the mutual trust between both organisations.

Life in Business

Life in Business is a business congress whose mission is to create global partnerships relating to the UN global goals among organisations in the Netherlands and abroad and explore the business community’s opportunities for changing the world. It will be the global awareness hotspot for 2,500 professionals and will revolve entirely around sustainability and innovation. Life in Business will feature a substantively strong programme with a Q&A with Sir Richard Branson, moderated by Dutch television and radio presenter Roelof Hemmen. It will also feature multiple innovative programme segments such as master classes on current themes, appearances by well-known entrepreneurs and artists, matchmaking sessions, a gala benefit dinner for the Lymph&Co foundation and a trade fair section showcasing expo specials and the presentation of the Hyperloop and PAL-V Liberty.


The Global Network Organization (GNO) is recognised through its international business network as a proactive business bridge-builder. GNO is committed to utilising this expertise through Life in Business to create optimum partnerships relating to global sustainability issues.