27/10/2019 – 7th annual IGNITE Conference 2019

Wednesday 27th November | Muziekgebouw | Amsterdam

The only event worldwide that brings together refugees, entrepreneurs, education experts, private sector, governments, academia and NGOs to improve higher education, promote sustainable economic empowerment and strengthen leadership amongst young people in fragile states.

12 diverse workshops

How to create jobs for youth in refugee-hosting nations; how to promote entrepreneurship among youth; how economic growth can impact security, peace-building and violence prevention; how to create future leaders that will rebuild their countries – you create the solutions.

Startup Roadshow for Syrian entrepreneurs

Once again, IGNITE will decide the winners of the Startup Roadshow. The competition is the world’s first roadshow for Syrian entrepreneurs and offers young people with innovative business ideas to get trained, join a 5-day bootcamp and pitch for the chance to win up to $15,000! 

For more information: see https://www.spark-online.org/get-involved/events/ignite-conference-2019/