Youth Majlis

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January

2024

Inspired by the Arabic term “Majlis”, which is a communal space where people gather to connect, communicate and socialize. Misk Youth Majlis at Davos offers a platform for leaders and youth to discuss global youth issues, find collaborative solutions and explore how to transform youth ideas into action.

Theme

Exert your influence
Building on the theme of the Misk Global Forum 2023 (MGF), the conversation will continue with "The Big Now," encouraging young individuals to think ambitiously and act promptly. Our theme for The Youth Majlis is "The Big Now: Exert Your Influence," highlighting the power leaders have to create opportunities and support the youth. It emphasizes the importance of valuing and integrating youth voices, ideas, and actions into the decision-making process.

Location

Panorama Pavillion
Promenade 80

Davos, Switzerland.
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Panorama Pavillion
Promenade 80

Davos, Switzerland.
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Panel Discussions

Misk Youth Majlis at Davos focused on empowering young people by connecting them with global leaders. This event featured meaningful discussions between youth and leaders, tackling challenges faced by young people worldwide and turning innovative ideas into action.
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Research Paper

"Enabling Youth-Led Positive Social Impact”
Global Survey 2023

Discover the key findings from a survey of 18,000 young people and 500 leaders across 20 countries, examining the key factors that enable youth to drive social impact and address challenges such as access to quality education, the use of digital tools, and climate change.

The complete report is scheduled for publication during 2024.
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Research Paper

Activations

Meet our speakers

HRH Princess Reema bint Bandar Al Saud

Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Ambassador to the United StatesSaudi Arabia

HRH Prince Mohammed Al-Faisal

Chairman, STC GroupSaudi Arabia

H.E. Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Member of the Council of Ministers & Climate EnvoySaudi Arabia

Margery Kraus

Founder and Executive Chairman, APCO WorldwideUnited States

Ray Dalio

Founder and CIO Mentor, Bridgewater AssociatesUnited States

Marco Arcelli

CEO, ACWA PowerSaudi Arabia

Krista Kim

Contemporary Artist, Krista Kim StudioUnited States

Jean Todt

UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Road SafetyEurope

Victoria Alonsoperez

Founder and CEO, ChipsaferUruguay

Vera Futorjanski

CEO, Veritas VenturesGermany

Caspar Herzberg

CEO, AVEVAUnited Kingdom

Professor TAN Eng Chye

President, National University of SingaporeSingapore

Noor Sweid

Founder and Managing Partner, Global VenturesUnited Arab Emirates

Hazem Ben-Gacem

Co-CEO, InvestcorpBahrain

Dylan Taylor

Chairman and CEO, Voyager SpaceUnited States

Sandy Climan

CEO, Entertainment Media Ventures, Inc.United States

Sneha Revanur

Founder and President, Encode Justice, and Delegate, We Are Family FoundationUnited States

Esraa Albuti

Partner, Ernst & Young (EY)Saudi Arabia

Anant Singh

Film Producer & CEO, Videovision EntertainmentSouth Africa

Daniel Koppelkamm

Managing Partner, Convergence PartnersSwitzerland

Shani Senbetta

Founder & CEO, Kidame MartEthiopia

Sajini Wickramasinghe

Youth Advocate & Attorney-at-Law, WEF Global ShaperSri Lanka

Hosana Silva

Global Shaper, Global Shaper CommunityBrazil

Teruo Fujii

President, University of TokyoJapan

Diana Chao

Founder, Letters to Strangers, and Delegate, We Are Family FoundationUnited States

David Henry

CEO, Mohammed Bin Salman Nonprofit CitySaudi Arabia

Andrew Baird

CEO, EFE GlobalUnited States

Ahmed Slim Bouakez

CEO, WaterSecTunisia

Anthony Bennett

CEO, Reboot the FutureUnited Kingdom

Peace Hyde

Creator and Executive Producer, NetflixGhana

Toshimoto Mitomo

Executive Deputy President and CSO, Sony Group CorporationJapan

Prabhu Singh

Curator, Global ShapersIndia

Temuulen Enkhbat

Vice-Curator, Global Shapers Ulaanbaatar HubMongolia
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Participating Saudi youth

Husein Alireza

Student & Saudi’s first Olympic rowerCambridge University

Dr. Dana AlSulaiman

Assistant ProfessorKing Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Saleem AlSharari

Assistant Vice PresidentPublic Investment Fund, Saudi Y20 Head Delegate to G20-2023

Anas Arafat

Statistics & Operations Research StudentKing Saud University

Saud Almulihi

Senior Management ConsultantBain & Company

Fajr Alhamlan

StudentMisk Schools

Mansour AlMarzooqi

Second-year Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering StudentUCLA
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About Misk Foundation

Established By HRH Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz in 2011, Misk Foundation is a Non-Profit Organization Devoted to Cultivate and Encourage Learning and Leadership in The Youth for a Better Future in Saudi Arabia.
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