Welcome to ForbesLive

Bringing Powerful Stories to Life

ForbesLive leverages unique access to the world’s most influential leaders, policy-makers, entrepreneurs, and artists—uniting these global forces to harness their collective knowledge, address today’s critical issues and discover innovative solutions.

Unparalleled Convening Power


ForbesLive Community


Summit Attendees in 2017


Forbes 30 Under 30 List Makers


Countries Represented

Thought Leaders From All Disciplines

From the likes of Warren Buffett, Sir Richard Branson, and Malala Yousafzai, to those working behind-the-scenes to revolutionize healthcare, ease the global refugee crisis, or invent breakthrough technology, the world’s leading entrepreneurs bring their stories, discoveries and debates to life on the Forbes stage.

  • Sir Richard Branson

    Sir Richard Branson


    Virgin Atlantic Airways and Virgin Group

  • Malala Yousafzai

    Malala Yousafzai

    Co-Founder, The Malala Fund

    Nobel Prize Laureate

  • Oprah Winfrey

    Oprah Winfrey

    Media Proprietor, Actress, Producer & Philanthropist

  • Bill Gates

    Bill Gates


    Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

  • Jessica Alba

    Jessica Alba

    Founder & Chief Creative Officer

    The Honest Company

  • Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett

    Chairman & Chief Executive Officer,

    Berkshire Hathaway

  • Marc Benioff

    Marc Benioff

    Chairman & Chief Executive Officer


  • Evan Spiegel

    Evan Spiegel

    Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

    Snap Inc.

  • Martine Rothblatt

    Martine Rothblatt

    Founder & Chief Executive Officer

    United Therapeutics Corporation

  • Palmer Luckey

    Palmer Luckey


    Oculus Rift

  • Adena Friedman

    Adena Friedman

    President & Chief Operating Officer


  • Steve Case

    Steve Case

    Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Revolution; Co-Founder, America Online; Chairman, UP Global; Chairman, The Case Foundation

  • Ian Read

    Ian Read

    Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer


  • Mary T. Barra

    Mary T. Barra

    Chief Executive Officer

    General Motors Company

  • Sara Blakely

    Sara Blakely

    Founder & Chief Executive Officer


  • Seth Farbman

    Seth Farbman

    Chief Marketing Officer


  • Ashley Graham

    Ashley Graham

    Model, Entrepreneur, & Body Activist

  • Meg Whitman

    Meg Whitman

    President & Chief Executive Officer

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise

  • Chris Capossela

    Chris Capossela

    Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer


  • Sallie Krawcheck

    Sallie Krawcheck

    CEO & Co-Founder



ForbesLive Events

Throughout the year, Forbes hosts various dynamic and interactive events that bring our storied brand and iconic franchises to life. From industry events hosting the world’s leading CEOs, CMOs, and CIOs, to a city-wide Under 30 takeover celebrating millennial ingenuity, to intimate salon gatherings, ForbesLive creates unforgettable experiences that drive progress and connect the world’s doers.

Custom Events

Leveraging the resources to deliver powerful stories across all platforms, ForbesLive activates an influential network of C-Suite executives, business decision makers and thought leaders to create custom events that achieve ​strategic client goals.

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Through a variety of high-impact touch points, ForbesLive provides brands with an interactive and multi-dimensional platform for connecting with the most innovative minds and influential audiences.

Thought Leadership Content Integration
Hospitality Ownership, Networking & Salon Dinners
Custom Brand Activations and Experiences
Product Demonstrations
Social Media Amplification & Press Exposure
Event Promotion and On-Site Branding
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The Latest at Forbes


This year marked a major milestone for Forbes—the 100th anniversary of our inaugural 1917 issue. On the evening of September 19, we commemorated our centennial anniversary by bringing together and honoring the world’s greatest business minds at an exclusive event in New York City.

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ForbesLive Newsletter

Be the first to hear about exclusive events, early-bird offerings, and the latest announcements from ForbesLive.


Event Showcase: The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas teamed up with Forbes to host the “Arts, Community and Culture” salon dinner at NeueHouse Hollywood.

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Event Showcase: The Mixing Bowl

The Mixing Bowl and Forbes gathered thought leaders, top executives and investors across food, agriculture and technology to explore how IT can be harnessed to solve challenges in food and agriculture.

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