August 9, 2015

Youth Entrepreneurship Summit in Xian

Today YGP participated in a Youth Entrepreneurship Summit in Xian with outstanding presentations about the American Dream; Entrepreneurship training in Scandinavian schools; How successful people give back to society in Turkey; Social enterprises combining profit and community value in Philippines; Entrepreneurs creating jobs in South Africa; and the prospects of new technology in Germany – […]

August 8, 2015

Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an

Today the Pioneering Journey took the Pioneers to see the amazing Terracotta Warriors in Xi’an. Emil: “Emperor Qin’s huge investment in what now seems like a functionless Terracotta Army can remind us of the relativity of our own values and ambitions.”

August 7, 2015

Meeting Global Shapers

Shandre: “Today we met some of the Global Shapers community members changing the world for the better” Mathias: ”Eye-opening discussions on more than 10 countries, challenges and Youth Leadership” In Beijing the Pioneers have had the opportunity of engaging and having dinner with members of the Global Shapers community – elite entrepreneurs, who are experts […]

August 6, 2015

Visit to SAS Software China

Yesterday, the Pioneers had he great opportunity of engaging with SAS Software China, as they visited their Chinese Research and Development department in Beijing. They learned about the innovative and competitive global software industry and about the importance of creating a healthy and good organizational culture. Jacob: ”After visiting SAS China I learned that a […]

August 5, 2015

First YGP Talent Network

Presenting our first YGP Talent network consisting of 20 young Talents coming from 10 different countries – CEO and Founder of YGP, Birgitte Hagemann Snabe in the middle. Over the coming three weeks in China their network will be developed through interaction and involvement with each other, local peers, innovative entrepreneurs, Save the Children China, […]

August 4, 2015

Walking The Great Wall Of China

Today the Pioneers walked the Great Wall of China! Explore their photographs and thoughts of the day! Nicole: “Hiking the Great Wall of China with people who were complete strangers two days ago; amazing doesn’t even begin to do my experience justice.” Bethany: “We should listen to and learn from each other because none of […]

August 4, 2015

Journey Mentor

Meet our YGP Journey Mentor Fia – Anne Sofie Brusendorff – who is in China to kick-start the first YGP Talent network, as she will be facilitating learning activities and group dynamics throughout the Journey.

August 3, 2015

YGP City Challenge

The Pioneering Journey in China has been kicked-off! Today the Pioneers were out on the YGP City Challenge, where they explored Beijing through a twist of intercultural challenges! See their photographs and read some of their most important thoughts from the day. Emil: “The cultural differences between us seem to be funny little unexpected things, […]