SUMMER SCHOOL 2020
WHY SHOULD YOU GO?
World Class Experts
Youth Time International Movement will bring esteemed experts & industry leaders to lead all lectures, masterclasses and workshops throughout the event. They are chosen not just because of the knowledge and experience they can bring to the event, but also because of their strong commitment towards the development of youth in particular. Participants can expect to leave the International Youth Summer School feeling inspired and with newly developed skills & ideas that will lead to success in the future.
Participants will have the opportunity to meet like-minded people from every continent in the world.The previous years people were represented from all corners of the globe and you will have a chance to network with one another, in addition to making contacts with experts in various fields including technology, business, education and other fields in line with the overall theme of the event. Youth Time International Movement provides a platform where youth can participate, collaborate and come together to discuss important global issues no matter their cultural, religious or political background.
The International Youth Summer School is not only highly educational but it is also an entertaining experience. A cornerstone of any Youth Time International Movement event is a diverse variety of cultural activities that allow participants to capture the essence of the events host city. Participants will be given the opportunity to take in the sights & sounds of some of the cities most notable attractions whilst also sampling some of the local cuisine.
Every Summer School features a few featured events including the Welcome Reception and Closing Ceremony/Farewell party. Guests will dine in style, sampling some of the finer aspects of Icelandic cuisine in beautiful surroundings. The Welcome Reception and Farewell party are events not to be missed as they will also feature many distinguished guests and high-profile faces with participants even gaining the chance to meet them.
CHECK OUT OUR PROGRAM
Monday 10th August 2020 - Day I: Arrival Day - Welcome to transition
Registration day, settle down at the accommodation and get to know the people you will spend 5 days with at Ice-Breaking session and the Welcome Reception.
Tuesday 11th August 2020 - Day II: Study the theory
After the Opening Ceremony, be ready for an inspiring day full of lectures, masterclasses and workshops at the University of Iceland, with top experts from around the world.
Wednesday 12th August 2020 - Day III: Ready for Transition
Expect more talks, workshops, and seminars with experts of the field. In the evening you will enjoy some informal activities.
Thursday 13th August 2020 Day - IV: Cultural Transition
Cultural day: we will go for a day trip to explore Icelandic’s beautiful nature!
Friday 14th August 2020 - Day V: Case Study Transition
Study visits and workshops in local enterprises, to put everything you’ve learned into practice and to see real-life examples of good practice. In the evening, we will sum up the experience and say goodbye to each other at the Closing Ceremony and Farewell Party.
Saturday 15th August 2020 - Day VI: Departure day, Ready for Action
Our International Youth Summer School takes place in the end of June and should be maintained in spite of the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19. However, given the current situation, we want to provide as much clarity as possible: if the situation is not stabilized in June yet, we would most probably postpone the event. You would be entirely refunded on all the advanced administration fees (200€ with accommodation, 150€ without accommodation), or you will also have the opportunity to participate in the event for the new scheduled date. We remind you that the deadline to apply is still the 24th of April!
International Youth Summer School 2020 will be postponed and take place in the beginning of August, due to the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19. We are carefully evaluating the situation, constantly adapting to it, in August we will be already able to organize another unforgettable experience for you. The Summer School will take place between the 10th and 15th of August 2020. All applications for the original date are valid and the program remains the same as well as the administration fees (200€ with accommodation, 150€ without accommodation). We would like to encourage you to apply, the deadline is still on the 24th of April! Do not miss your opportunity and in the meantime, stay safe!