Why attend?

FWD50 asks one fundamental question: How do we use technology to make society better for all?

Since 2017, public servants, innovators, academics, and civic organizers from over 30 countries have gathered to craft a response.

For those working for change

FWD50 is a chance to know they aren’t alone, and to learn new skills and technologies they can put to work immediately.

For our industry partners

FWD50 delivers a trusted platform for their executives, breakouts to showcase their innovation, and workshops where they demonstrate real value to public servants.

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For academics, agitators, and front-line workers

FWD50 is an opportunity to share hard-won lessons and collaborate with peers across the country and around the world.

Join us November 6-8th for our 7th edition!

Individual tickets

Executive content is now open to everyone and we continue to run our Regional Access Pass program. 

Bulk tickets

Instead of tiered bulk tickets, we’re offering department passes to maximize employee learning and training. 

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