If you are a young leader passionate about global issues, a track record of making a difference and interested in meeting like-minded global young leaders, you could stand a chance to represent ISCA at the prestigious One Young World Summit on 28 September – 1 October 2016 in Ottawa, Canada!
The annual One Young World Summit brings together the most valuable young talent from global and national companies, NGOs, universities and other forward-thinking organisations. Delegates to the Summit meet and make lasting connections with peers from almost every industry, sector and country. No youth led movement outside the Olympic Games represents as many nationalities as the One Young World Summit.
During the Summit, delegates debate, formulate and share innovative solutions for pressing global issues. They will hear and be heard by world leaders acting as the One Young World Counsellors. Past Counsellors include Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, Bob Geldof, Kofi Annan, Sir Richard Branson, Professor Muhammad Yunus, Mary Robinson, Jack Dorsey and Arianna Huffington.
This category focuses on young individuals who challenge the status quo in their profession.
Provide an example of how you are an innovator in your business or personal community.
What are some barriers to innovation? How can companies overcome them?
These questions are not exhaustive and serve as general pointers for the essay.
Submit your video's url, essay and curriculum vitae to firstname.lastname@example.org by 18 July 2016, Monday.
All entries will be screened internally by a judging panel. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview in July/August.
ONE WINNER WILL BE CHOSEN TO REPRESENT ISCA AT THE ONE YOUNG WORLD SUMMIT IN OTTAWA 2016.
Indora Tanudin, Senior Associate, Assurance, PwC, and ISCA’s representative, recounts her experience at the 2015 One Young World Summit in Bangkok, and explains why you should take part in the competition and stand a chance to become ISCA's next representative to the 2016 One Young World Summit