Glocal Teen Conference is an opportunity for teenagers to authentically address issues that are important to them without having to overcome generational barriers and also experience learning about leadership, empowerment and social impact through a participatory and interactive environment with their peers from all over the globe.
Teen agers (13-19 years) who are seeking an opportunity to present their idea, initiation and discuss on the conference with relevance to their ideas, initiation etc. Also, grab the opportunity to discover a wide perspective, knowledge through an interactive environment with teenagers all over the globe.
A presentation session will be held on initiation, idea or research followed by a panel discussion session on respective presentation topic. The panelist consists of teenagers from local and global areas. These sessions seeks to articulate the key elements of the discussion on the Conference Theme. Also, share your stories and extend & join hands for possible collaboratons.
This conference will be conducted in two respective sessions;
Presentation sessions will consist of three presentations, 10 minutes of each. The selection for the presentation depends on the proposal provided by the participants relevant to the topics stated. Proposals from those who would like to facilitate a panel discussion are welcomed. The proposals may address any of the topics falling within the scope of the conference themes. The presentation may contain initiation, ideas or on recent research; breaking ground outcome in the form of Panel discussion.
Panel Discussions will provide an opportunity for public discussion amongst a selected group of teenager panelists nationally and internationally. The idea is to focus for discussion on proposed issue and bring different perspective in making clear arguments and provide a practical insight.
Panel Discussion would be in three sessions, 1.5 hours each. Each panel discussion shall be conducted following the paper presentation on respective topic. Panels comprise of three to four teenagers selected nationally and internationally who present their insight on the argument; a moderator offers critical questions on the arguments made and the discussion is opened up to the panelists.