Media invited to cover UPU World CEO Forum in Istanbul, 9-10 May

03.05.2018 - The world’s top CEOs from the postal sector will gather in Istanbul next week for a two-day dialogue on leveraging opportunities for the industry to build a strong and vibrant postal future.

Titled, ”Postal digital dividends: A new portfolio, better performance or a redefined mission?" this year’s UPU World CEO Forum, organized by Turkish Post, offers an exclusive environment for CEOs to discuss the role of Posts in today’s competitive business world. 

Subjects covered include key trends in best practices and successful business models enabling Posts to seize market opportunities and overcome challenges.

Although Forum sessions are not open to the media, journalists can cover the opening ceremony on Wednesday 9 May beginning at 10:00 am (GMT+3). Media are also welcome to stay and conduct interviews with participants in the hallways and rooms outside official forum sessions. 

Keynote speakers include:

  • Director General of the Universal Postal Union Ambassador Bishar A. Hussein;
  • Deputy Director General of the Universal Postal Union Pascal Clivaz; and
  • Director General and Chairman of the Board, Turkish Post and Chairman of the Council of Administration, Kenan Bozgeyik.

The event will be held at:

Swissôtel The Bosphorus Istanbul, The Fuji Ballroom

Further information about speakers and the programme can be found at: or email ceoforum[at]

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For further information on media accreditation, please contact:

Gisèle Coron

Email: gisele.CORON[at]

Tel: +41 31 350 34 96

For further information on the event, please contact:

Kayla Redstone

Email: kayla.REDSTONE[at]

Tel : +41 31 350 34 92

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