International Summit on Entrepreneurship and Job Creation (ISEJC 2013)

Organization: Youth Employment Serive (YES) Cameroon

Venue: Yaounde City Council

Location: Yaounde, Center, Cameroon

Event Date/Time: Nov 18, 2013 / 8:00 am - (GMT +1:00 hours) End Date/Time: Nov 22, 2013 / 8:00 pm - (GMT +1:00 hours)
Early Registration Date: Oct 31, 2013 Time: 17:00:00(GMT +1:00 hours)
Abstract Submission Date: Oct 18, 2013 Time: 17:00:00(GMT +1:00 hours)
Paper Submission Date: Oct 20, 2013 Time: 17:00:00(GMT +1:00 hours)
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Description

SUMMIT OVERVIEW

The International Summit on Entrepreneurship and Job Creation the first of its kind in Cameroon is an urgent response to the global crisis of youth unemployment. This two-day event explores how job opportunities can be created for a billion young people entering the global workplace over the next decade.

Organized by the Youth Employment Service in partnership with a host of Government Ministries, Diplomatic Missions, Enterprises and Civil Society, this Summit will showcase innovative job creation initiatives; share best practice in delivering employability skills training and develop cost effective job policy measures.

 

STAKEHOLDERS INVOLVED

The summit will bring together, government officials, policy makers, diplomatic missions, business executives, civil society leaders, successful entrepreneurs and managers, academicians, students and unemployed youth. To discuss, dialogue, share ideas on best practices, on the theme entrepreneurship and job creation the gateway for an emerging nation.

The summit will focus on round table discussions, symposiums, panel discussions, fish bowl discussions, workshops and training.

The summit will inspire, connect, and engage, policy makers and people of all works of lives.

 

DISCUSSIONS TOPICS (PANEL SESSIONS, FISH BOWL, AND WORKSHOP)

  • How can millions jobs be created in the next decade?
  • What education and training are needed for work?
  • What role do entrepreneurship and social enterprises play?
  • What is the role of other stake holders to facilitate job creation?
  • Promoting and supporting young entrepreneurs.
  • What about job quality and rights?
  • How do we ensure participation and empowerment?

SUMMIT ACTIVITIES

  • High level plenary sessions
  • Training workshops
  • Exhibitions
  • Business dinner and awards

SUMMIT OBJECTIVE

  • Celebrate the Global Entrepreneurship Week in Cameroon
  • Develop a policy paper on entrepreneurship and job creation
  • Inspire, mentor and connect young entrepreneurs
  • Create and set up sustainable enterprises
  • Engage policy makers and other stakeholders to see the importance of entrepreneurship in the nation’s economy
  •  Network and Create partnership

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Venue

Hypodrome
Yaounde
Center
Cameroon
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Organizations

Youth Employment Serive (YES) Cameroon
Rue Avenue Germaine Essos
Yaounde
Center
+237
Cameroon

Conference Speakers

coming soon

Additional Information

P.O Box 307 Yaounde-Cameroon, Rue Avenue Germaine Essos, 3rd Floor Immeuble la Grace de Dieu

Tel: 2279-3542 | 7705-5414, E-mail: info@yescameroon.org

Website : www.yescameroon.org

Exhibits included

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DISCUSSIONS TOPICS (PANEL SESSIONS, FISH BOWL, AND WORKSHOP)

  • How can millions jobs be created in the next decade?
  • What education and training are needed for work?
  • What role do entrepreneurship and social enterprises play?
  • What is the role of other stake holders to facilitate job creation?
  • Promoting and supporting young entrepreneurs.
  • What about job quality and rights?
  • How do we ensure participation and empowerment

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