Roundtables offered participants the opportunity to engage in depth on a range of major themes in a format designed to stimulate focused dialogue.
The roundtables drew on high-level panels of political leaders and corporate executives and were chaired by moderators who are themselves leaders in their field.
Based on a boardroom-style format, the interactive sessions allowed maximum interaction by eliminating formal presentations, emphasizing dialogue and allowing participants to actively participate in the discussion.
The session was guided by a moderator who facilitated the discussion and kept the agenda moving; a guided conversation among peers.
The roundtables had app. 10 participants including a moderator, who were seated at a boardroom style table facing each other.
The rest of the participants were seated around the conference table in rows.
During 3GF 2013 there was the following Roundtable Plenary: