Past events


A celebration of leaders and leadership

The Eliasson Global Leadership Prize of the Tällberg Foundation is given annually to outstanding leaders from any country and any discipline whose work is global in application, based on universal values, innovative, optimistic and courageous.


Tällberg Conversation on Migration

The Tallberg Foundation will host an evening conversation on Thursday, July 26 at in New York City that will continue our exploration of the future evolution of global migration flows.

disruption SNF


Chairman of the Tällberg Foundation, Alan Stoga, will moderate the session “Artificial Intelligence and its disruptive potential” at the Seventh Annual Stavros Niarchos Foundation International Conference on Philanthropy in Athens Greece

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Tech & Society

This is the second conversation in a series on technology and society and will take place (date to be announced).



We are convening a second workshop on May 10-12, 2018 in Tangier, Morocco to push the conversation on the implications of migration further.


Alternative Futures

We are in the process of planning our 2018 programs. Stay tuned for additional conversation in the Alternative Futures series.



Watch live stream

Watch the program on Polarization in the 21st Century: YOU’RE WRONG! (and I am right) live!


The Tällberg Workshop on Lesvos

The Tällberg Foundation is convening a workshop on the underlying cause and potential long-term consequences of Europe’s refugee crisis, Clash of Civilizations?  The workshop is being held on the island of Lesvos, Greece from March 17-19, 2016.



Join us for the Prize celebration

On November 11, 2015, the Tällberg Foundation will pay tribute to the five Global Leaders who are also eligible for this year’s Global Leadership Prize. We hope you will be able to join us to celebrate the stories of people with the skills, wisdom, vision, energy, values and courage that are needed to cope with the challenges of the 21st century


Welcome to a screening of “JIHAD -A story of the others”

On the evening of November 10, 
join the Tällberg Foundation together with the documentary filmmaker Deeyah Khan for a public screening of her documentary “JIHAD – A story of the others” about radical Islam, followed by a panel discussion on the impact of radical Islam in and on Europe.


Bridging gaps and crossing borders

Bridging gaps and crossing borders is a two-day workshop designed for journalists, opinion makers, digital technologists, social media specialists and bloggers. The meeting will be held in Malmö, Sweden.


Tällberg Workshop in Helsinki

This workshop is designed to be the first of a series over the next two years that will consider the variety of forces shaping the future of the great powers, starting with the U.S., Russia, China, Europe, and Japan.


Chaos followed upon order

A conversation on Alan Turing and his significance led by Bo Ekman, Chairman Emeritus, The Tällberg Foundation



Documentary film Queens of Syria

The Tällberg Foundation is pleased to host a private preview screening of the documentary Queens of Syria on Dec. 4, 2014. Queens of Syria tells the story of fifty women from Syria, all forced into exile in Jordan, who came together in the autumn of 2013 to create and perform their own version of the Trojan Women, the timeless Ancient Greek tragedy all about the plight of women in war.

Nature program at Tallberg Forum 2012

Climate negotiation prospect

On November 26, The Tällberg Foundation convened the first “Tällberg Virtual Conversations” to discuss the prospect for climate negotiations.

Participants tent Tallberg Forum 2009


The Tällberg Workshop at CERN (TW@C) is a project that will search for the governing systems that can help us manage ever emergent and evolving global systems problems and opportunities.

Workshop circle Tallberg Forum 2009

Our contempt for weakness and the roots of fascism

The Tällberg Foundation/Nextwork AB, in cooperation with the Living History Forum is inviting 25 people to a conversation about the strength and health of democratic values, both at national and international levels. The workshop will ask questions about recent developments and discuss strategies to counteract nationalism and tribalism which are on the rise.

Tallberg Forum 2013_plenary session


The first LärOlika program consists of seven meetings at various locations around Stockholm. It gathers a diverse group of 60 people March-June 2014.

View from Ekskäret


On May 5-7, the Tällberg Foundation will convene a group of 20 people who have a range of theoretical and practical experience in approaching the issues that face our societies from a systems perspective.


Learning journey Silicon Valley 2013

Learning Journey to Silicon Valley

The Tällberg Foundation organized a learning journey for e-man, exploring the boundaries of the most innovative technological and social innovations alongside newly emerging global trends.

Tent Tallberg Forum 2012

Tällberg Forum 2013

The Forum gathered almost 300 prominent thinkers and leaders under the theme “The world at a crossroads: Making sense of globalization”, in Tällberg, Sweden.

Workshop Tallberg Forum 2011

Tällberg Workshop in Lausanne

A two-day explorative workshop on “The questions we aren’t asking” and “The risks we aren’t seeing”, in preparation for the Tällberg Forum 2013, gathered around 40 participants.

Rework Vasteras 2013

Rework Västerås

The Tällberg Foundation initiated a process with the City of Västerås which aimed at reducing youth unemployment and strengthening human resource management.

Tent session Tallberg Forum 2007

Tällberg Workshop in cooperation with the SAS Institute

The workshop focused on how the integration of arts, science and technology can help improve our human adaptation to the ever ongoing evolution of the world we live off and in. The workshop took place in Cary, USA.