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wto millennials competition

Pitch your ideas on the ‘Impact of Emerging Technologies on Global Trade & Global Supply Chains’ to win a trip to the October's WTO Public Forum 2019 in Geneva and present your ideas to leading trade professionals.

The Institute of Export & International Trade is delighted to present a fantastic opportunity for Gen Z’s and Millennials to present at the WTO about the technologies that will impact tomorrow’s global trading world.

All you need to do is send us your pitch for which emerging technology will have the greatest impact on global trade and supply chains by midnight on September 15 using the form below.

Pitch your ideas about the future of trade and you could be rewarded with funded flights, accommodation and a place on a panel discussing ‘The Impact of Emerging Technologies on Global Trade & Global Supply Chains’ at the WTO Public Forum in Geneva on Thursday October 10.

The panel session is being run alongside E2open and MakeUK. The session will be addressing one of the major sub-themes of this year’s Public Forum: ‘The next generation — what do Millennials & Gen Z want to see from global trade’.

The WTO Public Forum is a fantastic opportunity to network with and speak to senior representatives from civil society, academia, business, the media, governments, parliamentarians and inter-governmental organisations.