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The YSI Regional Convenings provide a platform for young thinkers across the YSI Working Groups to meet, share ideas, and inspire each other. Each convening will welcome scholars from one particular region, but across research areas.

Six regional convenings, 21 working groups, One global community. 

Envision your work in a bigger picture.

  • QUESTION conventional wisdom in a playground of ideas

  • LEARN from peers, mentors, and prominent thinkers in your field

  • EXPLORE ideas that transcend institutional boundaries

  • ENGAGE with a global community and get involved in the YSI Working Groups

  • CONTRIBUTE to new economic thinking and help address the challenges of our time

Partial travel support will be available for selected participants

YSI Europe Convening
Trento, Italy
31 May - 3 June

YSI Latin America Convening
Buenos Aires, Argentina
19-21 July

YSI Africa Convening
Harare, Zimbabwe
16-18 August

YSI South Asia Convening
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Fall 2018

YSI East Asia Convening
Location TBD
Fall/Winter 2018 

YSI North America Convening
Location TBD
Fall/Winter 2018