Founded in 1954, Bilderberg is an annual conference designed to foster dialogue between Europe and North America. Every year, between 120-150 political leaders and experts from industry, finance, academia and the media are invited to take part in the conference. The conference is a forum for informal, off-the-record discussions about megatrends and the major issues facing the world.
Hydro’s President and CEO Svein Richard Brandtzæg is a member of the Steering Committee. Financial contributions are given as ordinary membership fees.