Bern

Shapers Profile:

Founding Curator & Incoming Curator: 

Nicola Forster

Hub: 
Title: 
Partner
Organization: 
crstl.io - Public Sector Innovation
Contact:
About me:

Think tank founder, foreign policy expert and serial social entrepreneur in public sector innovation. Studies in Switzerland and France; graduate in Law. Founding President, foraus, the number one Swiss foreign policy think tank with a unique crowdsourcing model. A regular contributor in Swiss and international media as well as a frequent keynote speaker and moderator. Advises different foundations, international think tanks as well as foreign ministries as the German Federal Foreign Office on creative formats and strategic innovation. Co-Founder of the Global Diplomacy Lab, the Government Innovation Lab staatslabor and Founding Curator of the Bern Global Shapers Hub. Advisory Board member Open Forum Davos. Elected among the "99 under 33 foreign policy leaders" by the Diplomatic Courier / Young Professionals in Foreign Policy and as Mercator Fellow (2014) as well as Ashoka Fellow (2016).

Expertise: 
Entrepreneurship | Politics and Public Policy | Law