The better the question. The better the answer. The better the world works. У вас есть вопрос? У нас есть ответ. Решая сложные задачи бизнеса, мы улучшаем мир. У вас є запитання? У нас є відповідь. Вирішуючи складні завдання бізнесу, ми змінюємо світ на краще. Meilleure la question, meilleure la réponse. Pour un monde meilleur. 問題越好。答案越好。商業世界越美好。 问题越好。答案越好。商业世界越美好。

Building a better working world through entrepreneurship

Save the date, 13-17 June 2018

The EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2018 Forum is a unique gathering of the world’s finest entrepreneurial minds. It’s a once-a-year chance for leading innovators to discuss entrepreneurial ideas and insights that can create growth for them and for the world. Hear inspirational speakers, join the debate, gain new perspectives, build relationships with some of the world’s most disruptive entrepreneurs and find solutions to your most pressing business issues.

At this exclusive event, attendees will:

  • Gain insights from leading class speakers
  • Build your global network of entrepreneurs and business leaders
  • Attend curated private meetings with relevant business game changers
  • Enjoy Monaco’s unique social and cultural experiences
  • Meet more than 50 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Country and regional winners and celebrate the announcement of the EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2018 Award winner at the black-tie gala on Saturday night

Register your interest here.

Featured speakers

Below is a selection of our 2017 speaker lineup. Click here to view the entire speaker roster.

Sir Peter Bonfield CBE, FREng

NXP Semiconductors

Mark Cuban

Serial Entrepreneur, Investor and Owner of the Dallas Mavericks

Tamara J. Erickson

Adjunct Professor of Organisational Behaviour
London Business School

William P. Lauder

Executive Chairman
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.

Rebecca MacDonald

Executive Chair
Just Energy Group

Vivienne Ming

Co-founder and Managing Partner

Brad Parscale


Dr. Vishal Sikka

Chief Executive Officer

Ofra Strauss

Chairperson of the Board
Strauss Group

Manny Stul

Chairman and Co-CEO
Moose Enterprise Holdings & Controlled Entities

Kate Winslet

Academy Award-winning Actress

Country and regional winners

Join us in celebrating the exceptional individuals from EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ galas around the world.

Find out about the 2017 country winners and their entrepreneurial journeys.

“When a woman takes a step forward, society as a whole advances.”

Peru | Rosario Bazán | DanPer


“You must be the change you want to see in the world.”

United Kingdom | Rosemary Squire | Ambassador TheatreGroup


“Only striving for the impossible makes the impossible possible.”

Israel | Benny Landa | Landa Group



Read about the 17 previous EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ winners who have made a difference in our world and find out about last year’s event through the 2017 event book and videos.