Vybzing Jamaica Youth Forum

2016-04-13
2016-04-15
America/Jamaica

 

Can you think of problems or challenges facing you and your community?

Do you want to learn how ICT can be used to solve these problems?

Have you ever pictured yourself as a successful entrepreneur, but were never quite sure how to become one?

 

The Vybzing Youth Forum sponsored by the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), in partnership with the Ministry of Youth and Culture is designed to give youth of Jamaica the opportunity to explore how ICTs can be applied to transform the cultural, economic, social and educational lives of youth in Jamaica.

By the end of this exciting and interactive Vybzing Youth Forum, you will:

  • Learn how to take your idea from your mind to the market, by creating a real plan for a real business
  • Learn the importance and relevance of social entrepreneurship: why creating a viable business from your innovation is important to society
  • Meet trainers with the expertise to guide you through the process and help you to
    • identify and overcome possible obstacles
    • identify and take advantage of opportunities
  • Get hands-on experience with hardware and software, and learn how to get further access to these materials
  • Pitch your idea to a team of experts and get their valuable feedback 

 

Find out more about the expert Vybzing Facilitators

Vybzing Jamaica Forum Caribbean Development Bank Ministry of Youth and Culture Caribbean Science Foundation MYC CDB