John Rossant

Founder and chairman, New Cities Foundation

John Rossant is Founder and Chairman of the New Cities Foundation, a major global non-profit network devoted to improving the quality of life and work in 21st century cities. He is also Executive Chairman of Geneva-based PublicisLive, the global events management company responsible for the production of the world’s most prestigious international conferences such as the Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. John Rossant has also been instrumental in launching the Monaco Media Forum, the major European conference on new and emerging media, and the Abu Dhabi Media Summit, which is the leading global platform for the discussion of emerging media in emerging markets.