The Munich Security Conference is supported by a variety of institutions, authorities, and organizations. We follow a strict policy that donations of one supporter must not exceed 8 percent of our total budget so that the independence of our work is ensured.

Via the following links, you can retrieve more information about the supporters of the MSC Core Group Meetingsthe MSC Munich Strategy Forum, the Munich Young Leaders, and the supporters of our event series on European Defence, Energy Security, Cyber Security, and Health Security.

Supporters of the Munich Security Conference 2018

We would like to thank the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, especially the Federal Press Office, the Federal Ministry of Defence, and the Federal Foreign Office, for supporting the 54th edition of the Munich Security Conference. We are also grateful to the Government of the Free State of Bavaria and the Lord Mayor of Munich for their generous support.

Governmental Partners

Non-Governmental Partners

Host Broadcaster

Media Partner


We would also like to thank our supporters from the private sector, without whose invaluable contributions the conference would not be possible. Over the last decades, many of the companies listed below have become trusted allies in our quest to provide our participants with the best possible platform for the discussion of foreign and security policy. They also help us to provide essential services and facilities. For this we are truly grateful.



Main Sponsors