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Announcing World Economic Forum UpLink: A Purpose-driven Global Platform To Accelerate SDG Action, Innovation and Job Creation, SDG Action Zone during the High-Level Week (25 September 2019)
25 Sep 2019 -  This session will announce the World Economic Forum UpLink platform that will enable the next generation of purpose-driven entrepreneurs and young innovators from around the world to solve society’s most pressing challenges as set out in the SDGs.
Speaker:
- Amina Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations
- Professor Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum
- Punit Renjen, Global Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte
- Mark Hawkins, Chief Financial Officer, Salesforce
- Kate Behncken, Vice President and Lead of Microsoft Philanthropies
- Dominic Waughray, Head of the Platform for Global Public Goods, World Economic Forum
- Adrian Monck, Head of Public Engagement, World Economic Forum

The SDG Action Zone, held during the High-level week of the UN General Assembly, is a space to break out and engage partners for transformative SDG action in new and innovative ways.