ISLAMABAD  - A three-day youth symposium would be held in the federal capital on April 24 with an objective to empower and inspire the young people, who comprise over 60 per cent of Pakistan’s population.

The symposium titled “Creative Leaders’ Conference” would be held on April 24-26 and would be attended by young leaders from across the country. “The conference would prove to be much desired platform of the country’s youth who are usually neglected in the decision making process of the country” said Nadeem Ahmad, Director Marketing CLC-2012.

“We aim to instill decision making power with a spirit of leadership and commitment in the lives of youngster for a better understanding of creative career development and to highlight the critical role of our youth in changing the society for a better future,” he added explaining the theme of the conference. Now in its fourth year, the annual youth conference theme `The World is Open for Me’ encourages the youngsters to discover their latent potential and opportunities so that “when they return to their towns and communities they can initiate constructive change at the grassroots level.”

The three-day youth conference is being organised by Creative Pakistan Foundation in collaboration with Verite Media School. The prime purpose of the conference is to educate, enlighten, encourage and empower the youth through hands-on training, workshops, recreational activities and short training programmes.

Over 500 finest youth of the country are expected to attend the country’s leading youth conference, where the participants would get a chance to interact, exchange ideas and establishing linkages with other youngsters as well as leading personalities from different fields. More than thirty experts from Pakistan and abroad including prominent entrepreneurs, eminent scientists, renowned educationists, politicians, media professionals and inspiring individuals would be part of the conference.

The experts would be facilitating the diverse program of the conference which include discussion on entrepreneurial leadership, decision making, good governance, social media success and political leadership as the core themes.