Eurasia Group GZERO Summit 2020
December 2020. , Virtual Event
Over the course of 3 days from December 8 to10 (EST) / December 9 to 11 (JST), Empire Japan (Tokyo) and Empire US (LA) had the opportunity to work together with Eurasia Group to produce GZERO Summit. An annual event bringing together top global speakers and business leaders for wide-ranging discussions on the preeminent issues shaping our leaderless GZERO world, for the first time ever in a fully remote, online format.
Over 1,500 participants registered for the event to listen to panel and roundtable discussions on a wide range of topics including how COVID-19 has drastically changed the state of the world. Special guests from Japan included Hiroshi Kajiyama- Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, Taro Kono- Minister in Charge of Administrative Reform, and Yasutoshi Nishimura- Minister of State for Economic Revitalization. From abroad illustrious names such as Eric Schmidt, Former CEO & Executive Chairman, Google, Seamus O’Regan- Minister of Natural Resources, Canada, and Kevin Rudd – 26th Prime Minister of Australia graced us with their presence during the live event.
Empire teams worked with Eurasia Group to identify and customize the event platform, manage registration, FAQ and Zen desk, speaker advance, video production in Tokyo and production of all panel discussions live our in-house LA Studio. This ambitious gathering of more than 60 speakers, over the course of 3 days across 8 separate sessions was a huge success.