11-14 JUNE 2024

Global Conference, In-Person

Global Summit


The Premier FMCG Business Network and our Flagship Event, Where Business Leaders Come to Build the Future.


2024: Empowering Businesses to Deliver a Better Tomorrow

Why Attend The Global Summit?

Our annual Global Summmit is the CGF flagship event. It is exclusively reserved for CEOs and C-level executives from our members. Retailers, manufacturers and services providers come here to discuss future business trends, to network, and to share knowledge and best-practices to overcome today’s most pressing challenges.

It is…

  • The destination for successful business leaders in our domain.

  • Where CEOs talk to CEOs, with expert input from specialists.

  • Where our industry can voice the key issues and challenges it’s facing.

  • Where the global agenda for the consumer goods sector is set.

  • Where answers to solved challenges get shared.

  • The event you must attend to make your future in this industry vital and global.

What CEOs Say About The Global Summit
    Now more than ever our industry needs to come together to shape a sustainable future: economically, socially and environmentally.
    Elaine Bowers Coventry
    Chief Customer and Commercial Officer
    The Coca-Cola Company
    Now what? That’s a pretty good question that will be at the center of our 2021 Summit. I can’t wait to hear insights from thought leaders, as well as Industry and Retail partners, about the future of our industry and the world at large. Working together to build the future has never been so meaningful!
    Alexis Perakis-Valat
    L’Oréal Consumer Products
Past Editions
A Must-Attend for C-Level Executives

The Global Summit is the must-attend event for any C-level executive from the CGF membership. It is the only C-level forum for business leaders who want to:

  • Be part of an exclusive worldwide consumer goods business network at top management level.

  • Gain exposure to new strategic concepts, companies and thought-leaders from both inside and outside the consumer goods industry.

  • Bring home actionable insights for operating your business in a changed and consumer-led world.

  • Exert your influence over the major new issues having an impact on the consumer goods business worldwide.

  • Take advantage of a truly dynamic environment in which to do business.

  • Receive the latest updates and actions on The Consumer Goods Forum’s Coalitions of Action.

Who Attends The Global Summit?

  • C-level executives and C-suite
  • Retailer and manufacturer CEOs and top management
  • Internationally-renowned speakers

Carbon Neutrality

We work tirelessly to maintain our events to be as sustainable as possible.  The Global Summit 2022 was certified by Grown Forest as a Carbon Neutral Event. Learn more

The Event Designers: the Global Summit Committee


Elaine BOWERS COVENTRY, The Coca-Cola Company, USA


Jerry BLACK, Aeon, Japan
Shannon MACDONALD, Kenvue, USA
Betty QUIGLEY, L’Oréal, France
Loïc TASSEL, Procter & Gamble, Switzerland