Young Bled Strategic Forum

“Bringing together young leaders to develop out-of-the-box solutions.”

For the past decade, the Young Bled Strategic Forum (Young BSF) has been bringing together young leaders, aged between 18 and 35 years, from all over the world to engage in lively discussion and develop innovative solutions to some of the most pressing global issues. It has become a unique meeting place for a diverse array of young leaders, entrepreneurs, influencers, thinkers and social activists, offering them a platform to share their visions, exchange ideas and connect.

Young BSF 2022 will consist of preparatory activities and the main event organised in hopes that young leaders will have the opportunity to participate live, late this summer from 26 August to 28 August 2022 at Ljubljana and Bled, Slovenia.

Young participants will be engaged in capacity building and consultations, and cooperate in interactive workshops, round table discussions and other structured activities.

Ensuring equal opportunities to attend the Forum is of the utmost importance, enabling the participation of talented, inspiring individuals, regardless of their social background and ability to pay. The organisers are working closely with partners to provide all participants with accommodation, while a number of travel grants for candidates from various backgrounds and nationalities will be ensured. These grants may be awarded to selected participants on a case-by-case basis and only up to the amount assigned by the organisers, who will also ensure equal regional and expert representation.

Please note that the official language of the event is English. The selected participants are expected to join in the extensive preparations and pre-event online meetings, which is a prerequisite for participation in activities.


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