25 young Indians to take part in G20 Young Entrepreneur Summit

May 29th, 2012 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS  

Kolkata, May 28 (IANS) A 25-member youth delegation from India would take part in the G20 Young Entrepreneur Summit scheduled to be held in Mexico between June 2-5.

The delegates will go under the banner of Young Indians (YI), an initiative of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), said chairperson (Young Indians Kolkata) Maalika Himatsingka.

The delegates of Young India include young CEOs rom across the country.

Apart from being the voice of India, the members are also expected to be on various panels and talk on subjects important to India and the world.

The G20 Young Entrepreneurs’ Alliance (YEA) is a global network of young entrepreneurs and the organisations that support them. The G20 YEA has been established to convene each year ahead of the G20 Summit to champion the importance of young entrepreneurs to the G20 member nations and to share examples and practices.

“It is the first time that Kolkata represents the Young Indian in a global forum,” Himatsingka said

“Our main priority is our working within the country in sectors like environment, education, healthcare, hand in hand with the farmers, corporates, etc,” she added.

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