About the Programme
The Young Leaders Programme is a special programme track of the Urban Future Events, taking place annually during the conference days. It is directed at passionate urban changemakers of 30 years or younger that want to change the future of our cities for the better. Up to 50 Young Leaders are chosen to be part of it after successfully completing an online application process.
During the conference, Young Leaders have access to all “regular” conference sessions and workshops – plus exclusive programme and networking options specifically tailored to their needs. The aim of the programme is to get ambitious young CityChangers involved in the discussion about how our cities of the future should and will look like.
We’re creating exclusive programme options for you that will push you, inspire you, provide you with a head full of new perspectives, and a strong network to follow whatever career path you have chosen for yourself.
Due to Covid-19 and the live event not taking place in 2020 and 2021, our batch of Young Leaders from the 2020 cohort are automatically offered a spot for the Young Leaders Programme at the Urban Future Conference in 2022 in Helsingborg, Sweden.
In addition, we’re looking for 15-20 additional Young Leaders to join the cohort. Now is the time to apply! It’s simple: answer three questions about yourself and your ambitions. Record a short 1-minute landscape format video, introducing yourself and what you imagine cities in the future to look like.
Sounds like a dream come true? You can apply for one of the limited spots here from December 6, 2021 to January 16, 2022.
HOW TO APPLY.
Fill in the online-form and wow us with ...
- ... your motivation, ambitions and your contributions to sustainable cities so far (3 questions)
- ... a short video of yourself, introducing yourself and telling us what you imagine the city of the future to look like
Participants must be 30 years or younger
Dec 6, 2021 - Jan 16, 2022 via online-form
295€ (includes access to the Young Leaders Programme + UF22)
The URBAN FUTURE global conference is Europe's biggest event for sustainable cities and gathers a community of the most passionate CityChangers from all around the world.