ASEAN Youth Showcase 2020

Date : 17 Feb 2020


ASEAN Youth Showcase 2020 under the theme “Advancing Social Entrepreneurship”.  It aims to establish a youth-driven regional social business platform to focus on :

At C asean, our top priority is the safety of our partners and stakeholders. The organizers of ASEAN Youth Showcase 2020 are closely monitoring the 2019-Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Thailand. We have decided to follow the recommendation of the Ministry of Public Health to postpone the ASEAN Youth Showcase 2020, which is scheduled to take place on March 10, 2020. We will resume this inspiring event once the outbreak situation stabilizes. Look forward to welcoming you at a future date.

Description of this event:

  • Enriching skills: Strengthen skills through best practice and capacity-building workshop from the expert, mentor and youth-led social business which highlighting a better understanding of social business obstacles
  • Empowering the ideas: Employment of free-flow of thinking, raise their voice and exchange idea  as the central theme
  • Engaging the stakeholders: Networking among ASEAN social business involvement, private, public and civil society organizations

As well as the adaptation of The 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs) to transform and meet the needs or circumstance of each social business in ASEAN countries.

The one-day showcase will present a series of keynotes speech, social business exhibition and showcase, capacity-building workshops for delegates and seed grant announcement.

08.30 – 09.00 hrs.                     Registration

09.00 – 10.00 hrs.                     Inspirational talks

10.30 – 11.00 hrs.                     Opening ceremony

11.00 – 11.30 hrs.                     ASEAN Three Finalists Project Showcase and FINSEDT Grant Announcement

11.45 – 12.30 hrs.                     Panel discussion: Using Social Business to Power Social Impact

12.30 – 13.30 hrs.                     ASEAN Youth Networking Lunch

13.45 – 14.15 hrs.                     ASEAN Youth-Driven Social Business Case

14.20 – 14.30 hrs.                     Refreshment break

14.35 – 16.30 hrs.                     ASEAN youth-driven social business showcase & exhibition presentation (10 groups/5 minutes each)

16.35 – 17.30 hrs.                     Breakout session


Breakout room 1: Advancing partnership to sustainable tourism

Breakout room 2: Advancing partnership to sustainable entrepreneurship

Breakout room 3: Advancing partnership to sustainable education

Breakout room 4: Advancing partnership to sustainable health and well-being

17.30 – 18.30 hrs.                     Breakout Session Recap and Celebration Party

Who are we looking for?

ASEAN Youth Showcase 2020 will bring together approximately 150 - 200 youth aged 18-35 from youth-led social business, education institutions, representatives from private, public and civil society organizations and YSEALI alumni


  • If you want to enhance social business knowledge
  • If you want to learn from best practices with ASEAN youth-led social entrepreneurship
  • If you want to build youth social business partnerships between ASEAN countries
  • If you want to promote your social impact project among ASEAN fellows 


You are the one that we want…

Register now!

Select your preferred option:

1.     Join the event only

Any ASEAN Youth can join ASEAN Youth Showcase 2020 as a delegate.

2.     Join the event and showcase your social impact project across the ASEAN region

Applicants who would like to submit and present social impact showcase must meet the following criteria:


  • Be between the ages of 18-35
  • A citizen and resident of ASEAN (Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Laos, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam)
  • The submitted project should already be implemented
  • Be proficient in English
  • Project showcase should be submitted before February 29, 2020, 23.59 (TH GMT+7)

(Selected showcase will be announced on March 3, 2020)

Further information, please feel free to contact

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