The 2018 Youth Speak Forum, annual event by AIESEC Universitas Indonesia was successfully held in Wisma BNI 46, Sudirman, Jakarta, on Saturday, the 12th of May. Sharing about several topics under the theme “Activating youth in Jakarta by spreading awareness and encourage them about digital entrepreneurship”. The registration for the delegates was opened at 8 AM and the event started at around 09:30. The delegates were welcomed by the LCP of AIESEC in UI and the OCP for Youth Speak Forum 2018 through their speeches.
There were three speakers in the first session who brought up different themes to talk about. The first speaker was Sofian Hadiwijaya who talked about how to create ideas to build your own company. Hengki Sihombing followed next by bringing up a topic of scaling up your start-up for long-term sustainable growth. Aldi Adrian from Mandiri Capital was the last keynote speaker and brought up the issue of solving business funding challenges.
The next session was the panel discussion session. In this session, four speakers sat on the stage while discussing things around digital entrepreneurship. They were Irsan Aria from Fave, Tessa Tamin from Unilever, RiaSarwono from CottonInk, and Tri Nuraini from Quipper. Each speaker talked about their experience on how they got to where they are now. Every speaker had different stories brought up in very interesting and intriguing ways.
The last session was the workshop. Delegates were able to choose one of three options of workshop backgrounds. Iyus Usman Al Idrus from SinergiMuda brought up a topic concerning socio-preneur. Kristian Harahap brought up a topic about fashion, while Sabarudin Adinugroho brought up a background of e-commerce. Each workshop had its own room for different backgrounds.