Sponsoring Partners

Our thanks to all of our IDRC Davos 2016 sponsors for their valuable support. The continous and generous support of the below mentioned companies and institutions is what makes the successful conduction of the IDRC Davos possible.

Platinum Sponsors

Swiss Re

Operating in more than 20 countries, and with a presence on all continents, Swiss Re is one of the world’s largest and most diversified reinsurers. It complements a proven reinsurance portfolio for Property & Casualty and Life & Health with insurance-based corporate finance solutions and services for comprehensive risk management.


Gold Sponsors

Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRI)

Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRI) is the leading nonprofit that helps organizations around the world prepare for and recover from disasters by providing education, accreditation, and thought leadership in business continuity and related fields. Founded in 1988, DRI International has 14,000+ certified professionals in more than 100 countries and conducts native-language training in more than 50 countries, offering in-depth courses ranging from introductory to masters level, as well as specialty certifications. The organization's annual DRI Conference brings together leading business continuity professionals from both the public and private sector to share best practices and participate in continuing education and volunteerism. Through its Collegiate Conferences series, DRI is partnering with universities to introduce students and faculty to this rapidly-growing field. As a recognized expert resource, DRI acts in an advisory capacity to international organizations and government institutions worldwide, helping to create industry standards and promote greater resiliency through public-private partnerships. DRI is a member of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction's (UNISDR) Private Sector Partnership (PSP) Working Group on disaster risk reduction and is also an ANSI-accredited Standards Development Organization.


​Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF)

The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) is a science research support organisation mandated by the Swiss Federal Government. The SNSF supports basic science in all academic disciplines, from history to medicine and the engineering sciences. The SNSF is Switzerland’s foremost research funding organisation and finances over 3,400 projects involving 14,000 researchers each year. To ensure its independence, the SNSF was established as a private foundation in 1952. Its core task is the evaluation of research proposals. Every year, the SNSF awards approximately CHF 800 million to outstanding researchers.


Official Carrier

Swiss International AirLines - Official Carrier

SWISS flies you comfortably and directly to more than 70 destinations worldwide. As the national airline of Switzerland Swiss is committed to the highest standards of product and service quality.