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André Schneider

André Schneider


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Member SinceJun 19, 2018CoLab Points (actual)
CountryUnited StatesCoLab Points (max. potential)

André Schneider, after having been a professional musician in major classical orchestras; he then obtained a PhD in computer science and started working in IT with IBM; he then expanded his experience joining the World Economic Forum and was instrumental during his 12 years in creating the world’s leading global multi-stakeholder platform and finally globalizing this concept by expanding it around the world. With his advisory, André has been quickly developing projects and thought leadership in many important issues around sustainable development. After this, André has joined EPFL, as Vice-President for Resources and Infrastructures, for three years. On September 1, 2016, André has joined Genève Aéroport as its new CEO. André is also the chairman of World Climate Ltd, the world’s leading media and events platform to accelerate the development of the global green economy; Chairman of equal-salary, providing a certification of equal compensation for women and men; and Vice-Chairman of Global Infrastructure Basel, the sustainable infrastructure forum and summit.


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André Schneider voted for proposal Vertical Axis Windmill Tower for densely populated areasAug 8, 2018
André Schneider joined the Climate CoLab communityJun 19, 2018