Ottawa Summit 2016

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Watch our founder select the Flag Bearers for 2016! | One Young World

Watch our founder select the Flag Bearers for 2016! | One Young World

September 9


5 Days to go! Advice from a Returning Ambassador

The Coordinating Ambassador for London and South East England advises on how delegates can make the most out of their Summit experience.

September 23

Women in the workplace: Why it matters

Delegate Safaath Ahmed Zahir shares the focus of her work with us, ahead of speaking at the One Young World Summit 2016.

September 19

JCI Peace Week 2016: From Conflicts to Positive Change

Ambassador Oliver Rieche invites you to participate in JCI's Peace Week.

September 6

Top News

One Young World named Conference of the Year by C&IT Awards

For the third year in a row, One Young World was named Conference of the Year by C&IT. 

September 23

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to attend One Young World 2016

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will attend One Young World 2016 in Ottawa. 

September 21


One Young World has a network over 7,000 young leaders running impactful projects in all 196 countries.

This map shows the size of delegations representing each nation since the first One Young World Summit in 2010.




What is One Young World?

One Young World is the preeminent global forum for young leaders aged 18-30 and gathers the brightest young leaders from around the world, empowering them to make lasting connections and develop solutions to some of the world's most pressing issues.

We stage an annual Summit where the most valuable young talent from global and national companies, NGOs, universities and other forward-thinking organisations are joined by world leaders.