The 9th International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) took place online from September 20-21, 2021. The event brought together 2,057 participants from 119 different countries to discuss Research for Impact: A Sustainable and Inclusive Planet. The two day conference hosted 49 different sessions across multiple time zones to accommodate a global audience, with 204 oral presenters, 239 poster presenters, and 977 total authors.
Read the SDSN summary of the 10 plenary sessions held, including keynote remarks from H.E. Mia Mottley of Barbados, H.E. Sheikh Hasina of Bangladesh, and our Kapuscinski Development Lecture with a discussion between Ms. Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the IMF, and Jeffrey Sachs.