The World Economic Forum's 48th Annual Meeting in Davos will begin later this month, under the theme of “Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World”.
It will include the 24th Annual Crystal Awards which celebrate the achievements of outstanding artists who have shown exemplary commitment to improving the state of the world.
Elton is among those being recognised--for his work in fighting HIV/AIDS.
Also being honoured are Cate Blanchett and Shah Rukh Khan.
The awards ceremony will take place on the evening of Monday, January 22, launching the Annual Meeting.