WEST JAVA, BOGOR – Youth Speak Forum is an international youth movement aimed at raising awareness to the SDGs by gathering youth in one place to promote their ideas and convert their ideas by collaboration into action. In Indonesia, the Youth Speak Forum was held at 13 universities in Indonesia, one of them are in Bogor Agricultural University (IPB). Youth Speak in Bogor itself took the theme “Expanding Potential Business through Digital Approach” based on SDGs number 17 “Partnership for global goals” and SDGs number 8 “Decent Work and Economic goals.” The event was held on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at CCR Auditorium .
The event opened with the opening words from AIESEC president in IPB, Muhammad Defrianto and OCP Youth Speak in Bogor, Dellia Shanie. After that continued with the first session of the seminar with various speakers such as Afifa Urfani, Head of Marketing CROWDE, Majid Siregar, Co-Founder of Banana Pirates, and Yuke Sri Rahayu, Kasubdit Perbakan Syariah Bekraf. The seminar was led by Arga Putra Panatagama, Mapres 1 IPB as Moderator. After the seminar is over, there is a panel discussion session between participants and speakers.
The event continued with Workshop by Start up Bookabuku. In this Workshop, participants are divided into three materials according to their field and interests. The first workshop with speaker Givary Rizki, CEO of Bookabuku themed “Generate & Speed Up Your Business with the Most Effective Tactics”. In this workshop, the speaker will give tips on how to develop start-up business from the idea that already exist in us. The second workshop was presented by Rani Soebijantoro, CBDO of Bookabuku themed “Inspire Whereever You are, So People will become your team & purchase your product “. This workshop will teach participants how to do good Personal-Branding. The third workshop was hosted by Nito Waruwu, Digital Marketing Lead of Bookabuku themed “Make your Digital-age Customer Listen through story branding”. This workshop will teach participants how to become a Marketers in the digital era After the workshop session, there was an announcement about Youth Speak Competition , where participants are given a week to pitching their idea of Start Up, and later their ideas will be submitted in Youth Speak Competion by AIESEC Indonesia.>