Turkey G20 YEA Summit Opportunity



Be one of ten (10) exceptional entrepreneurs to represent South Africa in Turkey at the G20 Young Entrepreneurs’ Alliance Summit 2015. Young Entrepreneurs South Africa (YESA) in conjunction with it’s partners invite 10 young South African business leaders on a one-week trip to Istanbul, Turkey from 5 – 10 September 2015.

Young Entrepreneur South Africa Trust (YESA) is a national youth trust established to advocate for a conducive entrepreneurship eco-system in South Africa. YESA is an official member of the G20 Young Entrepreneur Alliance (G20 YEA).

The G20 Young Entrepreneurs’ Alliance (G20 YEA) is a global network of young entrepreneurs and the organisations that support them. It was established to convene each year, with the aim of championing the importance of young entrepreneurs to the G20 member nations and to share business best practice.

The Alliance was officially created at the G20 Young Entrepreneurs Summit in Toronto, Canada in 2010. Innovation and technology, investment and access to capital, education and support, government regulation and taxation, trade & globalization, entrepreneurship, culture and equality are the main topics of the summit.

The aim of this trip is to expose and involve young South African entrepreneurs in the work groups, dialogue and conference programme of the G20 YEA Summit, and to have this group share on the state, development and culture of entrepreneurship in South Africa amongst their peers within a global context.

The programme will include the G20 YEA summit, networking and insightful side events, business tours and private sessions with various business leaders attending the summit.

To participate, you must be a self-employed South African citizen under the age of 40 with minimum of two (2) year’s business experience. You must also be willing to contribute up to 100% of the total trip cost for your participation.

APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW and close at 13h00 on Monday 27 July 2015
For more information please email: info@ignitesa.co.za OR info@yesa.co.za