The 2nd Silk Road & Young Dreams was successfully held in April 12th-14th. In order to promote sustainable development of this youth project, Silk Road Cities Alliance, the host of Silk Road & Young Dreams has signed cooperative agreement with Foreign Affairs Office of Yiwu Municipal Government to collaborate on the Run with Yiwu- Global Youth Business Program(GYBP). The first session had been held in June. Now we are inviting more qualified global young people who have participated in the 1st or 2nd Silk Road & Young Dreams to join us, sharing ideas, honing skills and meeting with business stars in the second session.
请仔细阅读申请要求并于文末下载报名表，填写后于2019年8月16日17:00前发送至silkroad@srca-info.com，邮件名为“姓名 +国籍+ 义路同行”。
Please read the following introduction and requirements carefully and download the application form at the end of this article. You may apply along with the application form file named name+ nationality+ Yiwu (in appendix below) via email to email@example.com before 5 p.m. on August 16th.
Yiwu is a prime example of China’s spectacular economic rise. The city tells a rags-to-riches story. The past decades have transformed the poverty-stricken backward county into a city that boasts the world’s largest small commodities market and booming e-commerce. Praised by Chinese President Xi Jinping as the capital of small commodities, Yiwu attracts over 500,000 foreign buyers every year, and thus is an ideal place for start-ups with abundant business opportunities.
In April, 2018, Yiwu Municipal Government has initiated the Run with Yiwu- Global Youth Business Program (GYBP). Funded by the government, 4 sessions of the program have been hosted, with 143 outstanding youths from all over the world participating, providing various courses on trade and e-commerce, opportunities for business internship, and also cultural tour with a local flavor and people-to-people exchanges. The 2nd session of 2019 will start from September 10th to September 14th.
Introduction to the Program
Time: 10, September-14, September, 2019.
Location: Yiwu, Zhejiang Province, China.
Training courses & activities will last 5 days, including
Seminars and Workshops: courses offered by professionals with expertise in cross-border e-commerce, international trade, logistics, and etc.
Social Practice and Internship: observe the incubators of starting business and take internships.
Visit: explore the world's largest wholesale market.
Brainstorm session: Share ideas with the most inspiring local entrepreneurs and business stars. Brainstorm with all trainees and harness the intercultural communication skills.
Cultural trip: Experience Chinese traditional culture.
Requirements of Candidates
A. Participants of the 1st or 2nd Silk Road & Young Dreams
B. Overseas Chinese or foreigners aged at 18 to 30 years old;
C. Young entrepreneurs or senior college students;
D. Fluency in English is required;
E. Have great passion for starting business and have a team spirit, willing to cooperate with the organizing parties.
Quota: 10 quotas. No more than 4 members from the same country each time and at least 1 female must be included.
Expense: Free training courses.
For the 1st prize winners: transportation fees in China and food and accommodation in Yiwu will be covered by Organizing Committee, while candidates cover the international transportation fees.
For the 2nd and 3rd prize winners: the Organizing Committee will cover food and accommodation in Yiwu. Candidates should cover round-trip transportation fees.
For other participants: management fees should be paid by candidates at first. The Organizing Committee will cover food and accommodation in Yiwu. Candidates should cover round-trip transportation fees.
Methods for Application:
Interested candidates may apply along with the application form file named name+ nationality+ Yiwu (in appendix below) via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application deadline: August 16th , 2019.
For more details, contact us:+86-010-52078100.
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