World Youth Forum for Ethics in Innovation

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World Youth Forum - to actively engage young minds.

Understanding and Promoting Ethics in Innovation in the 21st Century Global Village’.


In addition to promoting the cause of ethics in business through various dialogues and multi-stakeholder conferences, the World Forum for Ethics in Business (WFEB) regularly convenes the World Youth Forum to actively engage young minds in this cause.

The WYF creates an open platform for university students (Undergraduate, Master, Ph.D.) and young professionals from across the globe to voice their message to the world´s top decision makers in today´s global environment and to the world community at large.

The Forum comprises of a 2.5-day holistic leadership-training workshop for selected youth.

This year, the WFEB partners with the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (MPI) and the Peter Löscher Chair of Business Ethics, Technical University of Munich, for the WYF 2017 scheduled to take place from 23-25 June 2017 at the MPI, Munich. WYF 2017 will take place just before the 1st Ethics in Innovation (EII) Conference. The theme of the WYF 2017 is linked to the theme of the EII conference and is titled ‘Understanding and Promoting Ethics in Innovation in the 21st Century Global Village’. 

Only completed applications submitted by or before 10th May, 2017 will be evaluated. 


When: 23-25 June 2017

Where: Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition, Munich

           Marstallplatz 1

           80539 München