The Executive Committee (EC) is composed of representatives of the institutions which promote and organize the event. It is in charge of defining the strategic lines of the Forum and its process. The EC has the main objective of preserving the information gathered during the Forum’s process and the conceptual documents. Supported by a Secretariat, the EC also promotes the visibility of the Forum, sends the invitations ensuring a wide outreach and manages the mailing lists.
The Executive Committee is currently being composed by the Municipality and Province of Turin, the global network of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) and its Committee on Local Economic Development, through the Andalusian Fund of Municipalities for International Solidarity (FAMSI), the Organization of United Regions (ORU FOGAR), the Brazilian Service of Support for Micro and Small Enterprises (SEBRAE), the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).