The Yenching Global Symposium (YGS) is an annual event that brings together people from different fields and across generations with a common interest: China. This year, the three-day event will take place in March 2019 and will comprise engaging speakers and interactive events on the topic of Wǒmen: Retelling the China Stories. This conference will feature prominent international scholars and leading young professionals from a wide range of fields. The deadline is December 8, 2018.

The Harvard College Project for Asian and International Relations (HPAIR), is a recognized student-run organization of the Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences. HPAIR organizes Harvard University’s largest annual student conferences in the Asia-Pacific region. The deadline for early application round is November 25, 2018.

WCSJ2019 are delighted to offer International Travel Fellowships for attendees from all around the world. These fellowships are intended to enable those who otherwise could not attend to join us at the World Conference of Science Journalists (WCSJ) in Lausanne, Switzerland (1-5 July 2019). The deadline to apply is on 15 November 2018.

The final event of the Year of Volunteer in Russia is the International Volunteer Forum. It will be held on 2-5 December in Moscow and dedicated to the National and International Volunteer Days. 15,000 will participate in this massive event.

Another two weeks have passed and we are ready with the new part of exciting festivals which take place at this time in all pockets of the world. Hurry up and don't miss the selection of the best  music festivals cropping up now.

With the Youth Global Forum 2018 just around the corner, Youth Time International Movement begins to interview experts who will be travelling from all over the globe to share their knowledge and ideas cultural experiences with participants at the event. One of these experts is Rakesh Biswas, Chairman of IYSERT Energy Research PVT LTD. Rakesh is also the founder of International Youth Society of Eco friendly & Renewable Technology. He has expanded his organisation across 8 countries and conducts extensive volunteer work across the world. Being a strong personality in South Asia, his Company IYSERT listed in the top 50 Companies by CNBC Asian Business Leadership Awards 2017,Shanghai for Turnover more than 100 Million INR in 2 years. He was awarded the International Business leadership Award in 2017 by Institute of Economics Studies Malaysia and also received the Karamaveer Chakhra Award from the United Nations in addition to the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Rastiya Ekta Samman in 2014 from the Government of India.

The Youth Global Forum 2018 is now just around the corner and as the excitement starts to build ahead of the event, we continue to interview the experts and trainers who will be joining from all corners of the globe to share their knowledge and expertise. One of our experts is Dr. Rieki Crins, Anthropologist, Writer and Social Entrepreneur.

Young Leaders' and Entrepreneurs' Summit is a first of its kind international event hosted in Lahore, Pakistan. The event is organised by Pakistan's largest student-run society that invites high school and university students from all over the world to participate in the 13th edition of the summit. The deadline to apply is 10 November 2018.

The Telangana Jagruthi International Youth Leadership Conference will take place in Hyderabad on 18-20 January, 2019. TJIYLC brings together leaders from different walks of life and serves as a point of confluence for young professionals, students, innovators, and policymakers to come together and build consensus around SDGs and other critical development agenda. The deadline to apply is on 10 November 2018.

It’s been two weeks since our last listing of festivals and we are now in the middle of October. The new list is going to take you to the most engaging events in different parts of the world.


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