For the 4th year running, the LHFORUM / Positive Economy Forum, took place in Le Havre from the 16th to the 19th of september, an international gathering of more than 150 public figures and change-makers with – a new record this year ! – a total of 7000 attendees.
THE HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS 2015 EDITION
The 2015 edition of the LHFORUM / Positive Economy Forum started like last year with a day dedicated to young generations with the Children’s Forum, organised in partnership with Living School, and, simultaneously, the Highschoolers’ Forum, hosted by Saint-Joseph Institution.
During the following two days, the Théâtre de l’Hôtel de ville of Le Havre and the Volcan then received more than 150 business leaders, NGO leaders, intellectuals and change-makers from the entire world for the greatest delight of their audience.
Thursday and Friday, two special evenings ended the days of conferences: first of all Cyril Dion, introduced the premiere screening of the movie Demain, co-directed with the actress Mélanie Laurent, and the next day, several local associations gathered by the MakeSense team on the occasion of the Rebirth Evening presented their positive projects in the University Library of Le Havre.
On saturday, 19th september, the buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard honored us with his presence for for day dedicated to altruism – the Positive Day. Initiation to mindfulness, positive banquet and screening of the new move directed by Yann-Arthus Bertrand, Human were on the agenda.
2015 EDITION: AN HISTORICAL CHALLENGE
In parallel with the conferences, 21 Positive Labs took place during this 4th edition, real think-tank workshops about major issues such as education, health, biodiversity, the role of media, finance, women entrepreneurship with the aim of elaborating concrete and ambitious proposals addressed to the French President. On the 13th of October, 2015, Jacques Attali, President of the Positive Economy Forum and Positive Planet gave this Positive Economy Forum roadmap to French President, François Hollande.
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