Webconference

The Virtual Island Summit 2021

Take part in a worldwide gathering of islands centered around the topic of innovation.

From the 07 September 2021 to the 13 September 2021

The Virtual Island Summit 2021

The Virtual Island Summit 2021, organised by Island Innovation, is an online event that aims to provide the same opportunities for interaction with participants and speakers as an offline conference.

The Summit will cover all 17 of the UN SDGs in addition to other topics pertinent to island communities. To enable a broad range of viewpoints, speakers and attendees from 100+ island communities including the Arctic, Caribbean, Europe, Indian Ocean, Pacific Islands, South America and beyond will be present at the event. 

The conference aims to facilitate cross-sector collaboration. It will emphasize the need for input and partnerships from across the private, public, academic and NGO sectors.

What is the Virtual Island Summit?

  • Free access to world-class experts. The Summit will be a free event to attend in order to ensure maximum accessibility to expertise from a variety of fields.
  • A zero carbon conference. The Summit will use modern technology to maximize opportunities for participation and minimize harmful greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Interactive sessions in various formats. The Summit will imitate a traditional in-person event with opportunities to interact with speakers and other attendees with the goal of creating an online community.
  • The SDGs and beyond. The Summit will covers all 17 of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in addition to other topics pertinent to island communities.
  • A diverse range of viewpoints. Speakers and attendees from 100+ island communities including the Arctic, Caribbean, Europe, Indian Ocean, Pacific Islands, South America and beyond…
  • Cross-sector collaboration. The Summit will emphasize the need for input and partnerships from across the private, public, academic and NGO sectors.

Head to the event’s website to register.