Master of Ceremony: Simone Ovart, Forum Co-chair; Representative to the UN ZONTA Intl.
- Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director, UN Women (video message)
- Ms. Nyaradzayi Gumbonzvanda, NGO CSW Geneva President; Forum Chair; General Secretary World YWCA
- Mr. Michael Møller, Acting Director-General, UN Office Geneva
- Mr. François Longchamp, President of the State Council for the Canton of Geneva
- Ms. Monika Linn, Principal Advisor UN ECE
- Ms. Ursula Funk, Senior Advisor, Swiss Agency for Development & Cooperation
- Ms. Sascha Gabizon, Executive Director, Women in Europe for a Common Future (WECF); Elected Representative, Women’s Major Group (WMG)