The 2017 Crystal Award honours artists whose important contributions are improving the state of the world and who best represent the “spirit of Davos”.
- Shakira Mebarak, UNICEF Global Ambassador; Founder, Pies Descalzos Foundation, Colombia
- Anne-Sophie Mutter, Violinist, Germany
- Forest Whitaker, Social Activist and Sustainable Development Goals Advocate, Whitaker Peace & Development Initiative, USA
- Hilde Schwab, Chairperson and Co-Founder, Sch