The AIDF Global Summit strives to enable quicker and better response during crises and catastrophes by improving effectiveness, cost-efficiency and sustainability of aid operations.
This year’s programme will expand its scope beyond disaster relief and will look into emerging global challenges, innovations and opportunities in the international aid and development sector. It will continue to focus on best practice in humanitarian logistics, emergency communication, supply chain, procurement, partnerships and financing of aid programmes. The agenda is developed in consultation with World Bank, UN OCHA, Red Cross, USAID, World Vision and UNOPS.
By attending the AIDF Global Summit 2019, you will get insight into latest trends in data and technology to support disaster response and resilience, examine disaster response activities to recent global emergencies, discover innovations and practical solutions first-hand from humanitarian leaders and industry experts. Take advantage of unparalleled networking opportunities with over 300 high-level participants to exchange ideas, establish partnerships and benefit from prospective business opportunities. Influence the global debate on improving disaster relief and development, join the summit now!
Chief Innovation Officer & Director of the Office of Engagement and Communication
Officer-in-Charge of Washington D.C. Office
Chief Logistics & Transportation Section
Counselor for Technology and Security Policy
Managing Director for Global Women's Issues
National Coordinator Community Planning and Capacity Building Recovery Support Function
Senior Security Advisor
Senior Adviser on Innovation and Deputy
AIDF Global Summit is proud to announce that nominations for our Innovator of the Year Award are officially open!Last year’s winner, Venuste Kubwimana, Secretary General, International Transformation Foundation, was chosen as the award winner because of his work in providing school children in Kenya with safe and clean drinking water, thereby preventing school drop-outs.
Do you know someone who has inspired innovation, proven their impact, and are built upon their successes? They may be this year’s winner!