2018 Outcomes

Thank you for joining us at the 12th Annual Global Youth Economic Opportunities Summit (GYEO)! Our team is grateful to our sponsors and media partners, presenters, and attendees from 70 countries for sharing your expertise with us, and engaging in three, full days of learning and collaboration.


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Our team will draw from the content and insights shared at the 2018 Summit to inform the year-round learning activities supported by the Youth Economic Opportunities Network (YEO Network) and the theme for the 2019 GYEO Summit.


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Summit Overview and Results:

Number of Summit participants: 520


Number of countries represented: 70


Number of organizations represented: 203


Number of presenters: 198


Number of breakout sessions: 59


Number of plenary sessions: 7


Access all available breakout and plenary session presentations from the Summit at our learning hub, youtheconomicopportunities.org.