Deadline: January 31, 2023 23:59 GMT+0800
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Dates: April 14-18, 2023
Eligibility: students and graduates born after January 1, 1992. Candidates must possess a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in any field at the time of application. Candidates must have never previously attended the Yenching Global Symposium or the Yenching Social Innovation Forum.
Location: Beijing, China
Yenching Global Symposium 2023
The Yenching Global Symposium (YGS) is a fully-funded 5-day conference that brings together scholars and professionals from different fields and generations. What unites all attendees is a shared interest in China’s affairs.
YGS is the flagship event of the Yenching Academy of Peking University, initiated and organized by the students of the Academy.
互 Humanity: Cartographies of Collaboration
For YGS 2023, the conference theme is 互 Humanity: Cartographies of Collaboration.
The goal of the symposium is to foster interaction between people across different cultures, societies, and borders.
To promote mutual understanding and achieve consensus are among other objectives of the event.
Lastly, the forum act as a stage for discussing ideas and collaborations to address pressing global chalenges.
During the Sympsoium, participants will explore connections and opportunities for cooperation along three dimensions:
- Geographical Affinity
- Cultural Affinity
- Human Affinity
Are you passionate about international cooperation?
Do you want to make your mark on the important global discussion about China and the world?
Then apply for the YGS, one of China’s most competitive and leading forums for emerging leaders to engage on these issues!
Yenching Global Symposium has been previously held five times with diverse participants from more than 60 countries and regions around the world.
Every year, delegates can expect to network with like-minded peers and high-calibre experts on China-related topics.
Guest speakers have ranged from international diplomats, television anchors, and high-ranking Chinese officials, to renowned artists and journalists.
Interested in applying for the Yenching Global Symposium 2023? Register your participation by following the registration link and taking the suggested steps.