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International Youth Summit on Energy and Climate Change (IYSECC) was originally launched by a group of Chinese youth who were concerned about global sustainable development, energy development and climate change, and discussing how the young generation could better react to opportunities and challenges brought by green transformation.
Since 2009, nine years of IYSECC have attracted over 2,200 participants worldwide and become an annual green gathering.
The theme of this year’s summit is “Eco-City”, “Eco-Life” and “Eco-Power”. It will fully explore the way of green development from the perspectivies of cities, lifestyles, and the youth under the background of global climate change .
“Eco-City” is based on the goal of “Sustainable Cities and Communities”, “Affordable and Clean Energy”, and “Clean Water and Sanitation” in the United Nation Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). It focuses on hot issuses in the economic, social, and ecological sustainable urban development, which helps the participant learn more about the future direction of urban development.
“Eco-Life” is based on the goal of “Responsible Consumption and Production” in the UN SDGs. It focuses on sustainable life and explores new lifestyles based on the concept of zero waste, including the changes in the attitude of consumption.This section aims to help citizens change their lifestyles and habits in daily life as well as encourage them to be more responsible for their behaviors in the process of production and consumption, and contribute to the reduction of low-carbon emissions.
“Eco-Power” refers to the green-collar youth, in relation to the “Climate Action” of the UN SDGs. It consists of multiple forms of activities such as speech, story sharing, and workshop. It aims to strengthen the education in climate change and improve participants’ abilities by inviting talents from various fields. It is also important in cultivating the green-collar talents for the development of eco-city and eco-lifestyle in the future.
Teamwork in the icebreaking activities will help you know 500 participants as soon as possible. A variety of icebreaking activities will be a good bond for you to make friends.
28 parallel sessions, story sharing from dozens of experts. High-end venues will also bring you an unprecedented audiovisual experience.
45minutes Demo Class
Enrichment is the essential. 45 minutes demo class will break the traditional way of speech to maximize your needs of interaction.
Interactive workshops are divided into two types: experiential and discussion-style workshops. Both of them are eco-friendly and also creative. At here, you can have discussions with your partners from all over the world, or experience the low-carbon and environmentally friendly life by handworks.
In the field visits, you will also have the opportunity to comprehensively and closely learn the operation modes of environmental companies and gain insights into their innovative thinking and management concepts. There is no doubt that you will gain a lot through the experiential learning.
World Youth Talk
Here is a passionate discussion with participants from around the world. You can play a variety of roles: government officials, entrepreneurs, consumers … Through the collision of minds from different perspectives, discussing in depth how to truly address different environmental issues.
More activities to be continued!
Location: Shenzhen, China
Application Time: May 10th-July 10th, 2018
¥349: Channel for community. Limited to participants enrolled through campus cooperatives or ambassadors.
¥355: For group admission（A group should have 6 people at minimum）.
¥359: Early birds. Limited to registration and payment before May 20th.
¥429: For students.
¥529: For non-student attendees.
(All ticket sales will only be used for summit preparation.)
1.Scan QR code/Click “Read more” for online application.
2.After you submit the application form, we will send you notification email in seven workdays.
3.All applicants should finish the payment before July 10th, 2018.
WeChat Official Account： CYCANER
For application Q&A：Xiaotong Liao
For media cooperation：Hanyu Wu
For IYSECC10.0 cooperation：Yujia Wang
If you have any questions, you can leave a message at the end of the text.