YOUTH CAREER CONNECT 2020 (YCC 2020) is a global online event organized by SKILLABLERS – a 2-week long discussion series – THE MILLENNIALS DIALOGUE – to brain-storm the Youth perspective during this pandemic times.

This is an opportunity for Youth to interact with experts from various industries to gain a better perspective of the existing prospects, trends, and tips so as to plan effective career paths for themselves. The event will bring together aspiring and like-minded youth with our expert panelists to brainstorm and evolve meaningful dialogue for a better tomorrow.

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YCC 2020 - EVENT DETAILS

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Youth are at crossroads today. They are bracing a VUCA environment – Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity and Ambiguity seem to define a NEW NORMAL.

YOUTH CAREER CONNECT 2020 (YCC 2020) is a focused mega digital event to address their viewpoint and help them understand the new normal. The INDIA OPPORTUNITY is evident in these challenging times, and therefore the objective of this event is to address the way forward from YOUTH-perspective across 35+ INDUSTRY VERTIALS. Also, the participating target audience for the event includes: College Students & Faculty Members; Graduating Youth; Young Professionals; Expat Indians and Job Aspirants.

Since Youth remains the focal point of our dialogue, we intend to address a wide spectrum of challenges and explore solutions across industry verticals. To be held over 12-Days, the event will explore clarity on What-n-How the future looks from the Youth-perspective

SKILLABLERS is spear-heading this important and collective movement by connecting Individuals, Institutions and Industries (3I Connect) together.

  • 12-DAYS, MEGA ONLINE EVENT – packed with interactive sessions for Youth, of Youth and by Youth
  • Multiple PANEL DISCUSSION sessions directly addressing Youth
  • Exploring the Youth opportunities-n-challenges from various perspectives
  • The 3I Connect – Connecting Youth (Individuals) with Institutions and Industries
  • Covering 35+ Industry verticals
  • Addressing challenges and opportunities of YEEP stakeholders:
    • Youth (Age Group – 18-28 YRS)
    • Employers
    • Educationists
    • Parents
  • Hand-picked panelists who understand and represent the Youth mindset
  • Perspectives that matters the most today! – Maximum representation of Youth from across the country and beyond

session format

  • Total Sessions: Every Day – 4 Sessions; All Days – 40 Sessions
  • 15-Minutes STARTUP PITCH (Ideation, Revenue & Growth Stages): Every Day – 4 Sessions; All Days – 40 Sessions
  • ALL sessions will be in PANEL DISCUSSION format
  • ALL Panel Discussions will have a maximum of 4 (FOUR) PANELISTS
  • Each PANEL DISCUSSION will have the following representation:
    • 1 (ONE) INDUSTRY Representative
    • 1 (ONE) INSTITUTION Representative
    • 2 (TWO) INDIVIDUALS (YOUTH) Representatives
  • And ALL PANEL DISCUSSIONS will have 1 (ONE) MODERATOR (from specific industry) in EACH SESSION
  • HIGHLY EXPERIENCED PANELISTS – to maintain maximum connect-n-impact with Youth
  • ALL PANEL DISCUSSIONS will be of 60 MINUTES each

sectors

ADVERTISING

AGRICULTURE & ALLIED SCIENCES

ALTERNATE PROFESSIONS (RJ / VJ / BLOGGER / VLOGGER / YOUTUBER)

ARCHITECTURE

ART & DESIGN

AUDIO-VISUAL ENGINEERING (AUDIO-VISUAL PRODUCTION, SOUND TECHNOLOGY, VIDEO TECHNOLOGY)

AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING

AVIATION & ALLIED SERVICES

BANKING & FINANCE

CIVIL ENGINEERING (CONSTRUCTION, INFRASTRUCTURE)

CONVERGING INDUSTRIES

DEFENCE SERVICES

DIGITAL WORLD

E-COMMERCE / LOGISTICS

EDTECH

ENGINEERING (MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS, TELECOMMUNICATIONS, PRODUCTION)

ENTERTAINMENT (FILM TECHNOLOGY, ACTING)

FASHION DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY

FITNESS

FUTURE SKILLS

GAMING

GLOBAL CITIZEN – BEYOND INDIAN SHORES!

GOVERNMENT

HEALTHCARE (MEDICAL SCIENCES, HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION)

HEALTHTECH (BIO-MEDICAL ENGINEERING)

HOSPITALITY

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION

IT-ITES (COMPUTER SCIENCE, BCA, MCA)

LEGAL SERVICES (LAW STUDIES)

MANAGEMENT (BBA, BBM, MBA, PGDBM)

MANUFACTURING (ENGINEERING, PRODUCTION)

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS (JOURNALISM, TELEVISION, RADIO)

NGO SECTOR (SOCIAL SCIENCES)

NURSING & PHARMACY

PR & EVENT MANAGEMENT

RETAIL

SPORTS, SPORTS ADMINISTRATION & WELLNESS

TRAVEL & TOURISM

VISUAL PROFILING

VOCATIONAL SKILLING

get involved

We are providing internship.

Interns are required in coordinating online registration, ensuring flow of panel discussion and keeping all updated about the progress of the event.

Interns with journalism background will have to take notes on the points being discussed at the sessions and then summarize each session for the YCC 2020 IMPACT REPORT, which will be released later.

Once the Interns are finalized, we will have a meeting with detailed discussion on the event. Each session of the day will be assigned to one team of Interns for coordination.

All Interns will receive an INTERNSHIP CERTIFICATE at the end.

Why Branding Association ?

Most relevant from INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVE during these trying times.

Association with the FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND TECH ONLINE EVENT – conducted by AWARD-WINNING TECHNOLOGY ORGANIZATION.

Connect to INDUSTRIES across various GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATIONS.

PANELISTS from across 7 (SEVEN) COUNTRIES.

Representing 35+ INDUSTRY VERTICALS across 10-DAYS.

Express GRATITUDE in this TIME OF NEED by ADDRESSING THE ISSUES OF YOUTH.

Best forum to represent TECHNOLOGY READINESS by EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS.

Since TECH EVENT, there will be HIGH BRAND RECALL VALUE among the minds of YOUTH and PARENTS ALIKE.

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YCC2020 FUTURE STARS STARTUP COMPETITION

It is widely acknowledged that Innovation and entrepreneurship are driving forces of economic growth and social development in today's modern society. No better time than now to stand up and prove our ideas are worthy of creating much needed social impact. YCC 2020 FUTURE STARS aims to combine innovation and entrepreneurship to support innovative ideas, development and business creation.

So, if you are a startup in any sector, enter your details here and we will revert back to you with next steps soon.

  • The YCC 2020 FUTURE STARS Startup Competition is open to any Startups from across India to register online.
  • On completion of the basic registration, a 1-Page Summary in the prescribed format is to be sent back by the registered Startups (the format will be sent by mail once the registration process is complete).
  • The Applicant(s) must be legally registered in INDIA.
  • The Startup (represented by the Applicant(s) must be less than 5 years old on July 15th, 2020.
  • Any startup throughout INDIA can apply for minimum one (1) or maximum three (3) categories.
  • Employees of the Organizer, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively “the Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of the Employees are not eligible to participate in the Contest.
  • Contestants have to register online at https://events.skillablers.com/registration/yccfs.
  • The application period for the different categories starts on July 10th, 2020. The application deadline depends on the selected category(ies).

ADVERTISING

AGRICULTURE & ALLIED SCIENCES

ARCHITECTURE

ART & DESIGN

AUDIO-VISUAL ENGINEERING (AUDIO-VISUAL PRODUCTION, SOUND TECHNOLOGY, VIDEO TECHNOLOGY)

AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING

AVIATION & ALLIED SERVICES

BANKING & FINANCE

CIVIL ENGINEERING (CONSTRUCTION, INFRASTRUCTURE)

DEFENCE SERVICES

E-COMMERCE / LOGISTICS

EDTECH

ENGINEERING (MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS, TELECOMMUNICATIONS, PRODUCTION)

ENTERTAINMENT (FILM TECHNOLOGY, ACTING)

FASHION DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY

FITNESS

FUTURE SKILLS

GAMING

GOVERNMENT

HEALTHCARE (MEDICAL SCIENCES, HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION)

HEALTHTECH (BIO-MEDICAL ENGINEERING)

HOSPITALITY

IT-ITES (COMPUTER SCIENCE, BCA, MCA)

LEGAL SERVICES (LAW STUDIES)

MANAGEMENT (BBA, BBM, MBA, PGDBM)

MANUFACTURING (ENGINEERING, PRODUCTION)

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS (JOURNALISM, TELEVISION, RADIO)

NGO SECTOR (SOCIAL SCIENCES)

NURSING & PHARMACY

PR & EVENT MANAGEMENT

RETAIL

SPORTS, SPORTS ADMINISTRATION & WELLNESS

TRAVEL & TOURISM

VOCATIONAL SKILLING

  • The deadline for registration is July 20th, 2020.
  • Entries received/submitted before the entry submission deadline only will be considered.All submissions received after the deadline will not be accepted.
  • ONLY entries complete in all respects and filled in English language will be considered.
  • The Organizer reserves the right to extend or shorten the application period at its sole discretion without previously informing the Applicant.
  • There is NO ENTRY FEE. However, if shortlisted during LEVEL 1, then the invited STARTUP is required to pay online a registration fee of INR. 2,500/- (Rupees Two Thousand and Five Hundred Only) + GST toparticipate in LEVEL 2– ELEVATOR PITCH
  • The Registration Fee is non-refundable.
  • There will be THREE (3) LEVELS in YCC 2020 FUTURE STARS competition:
    • LEVEL 1 – Screening Stage
    • LEVEL 2 – Elevation pitch
    • LEVEL 3 – Pitch to investors for funding
  • A jury will review the list of Applicants and the shortlisted Applicants are reviewed by the Investor Community during LEVEL 3 for possible investment commitment.
  • The predominant SIX (6) main parameters that will be used to evaluate at this stage include:
    • PRODUCT/SERVICE
    • PROCESS
    • REVENUE GENERATION PARAMETERS
    • INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY
    • GROWTH SUSTAINABILITY and
    • SOCIAL IMPACT
LEVEL 1 – Screening Stage
  • The shortlisted participants from LEVEL 1 must submit their 10-SLIDE PRESENTATION as per the prescribed format (which will be sent by mail) and must complete their registration fee process in the stipulated time.
  • The applicants will be judged on the basis of their entries.
  • The short-listed companies of LEVEL 1 will then be allotted slots in LEVEL 2 to make the ELEVATOR PITCH.
  • In total, a maximum of 132 Applicants will be shortlisted for LEVEL 2 . as per their respective categories
LEVEL 2 – Elevation pitch
  • During the Elevator Pitch, the Participants will be granted SEVEN (7) MINUTES to present their company and attempt to convince the members of the Jury. Every pitch will be followed by THREE (3) MINUTES of Q&A conducted by the Jury.
  • The Elevator Pitch will have a maximum of 3 (three) jury members – ideally one member each from the Industry, Technology and Investor Community domains respectively.
  • The Elevator Pitch will be organized LIVE and ONLINE during YCC 2020.
  • Apart from the Jury members the Elevator Pitch will be viewed by YCC 2020 Participants.
  • From LEVEL 2 , a maximum of TEN (10) shortlisted Applicants will be invited to pitch during the YCC 2020 GRAND FINALE (INVESTOR PITCH).
LEVEL 3 – GRAND FINALE - Pitch to investors for funding
  • The GRAND FINALE (INVESTOR PITCH) will be organized LIVE and ONLINE during YCC 2020.
  • During the Grand Finale (Investor Pitch) too, the Finalists will be granted TEN (10) MINUTES to present their company and attempt to convince the members of the Jury. Every pitch will be followed by FIVE (5) minutes of Q&A conducted by the Jury.
  • If there are more queries, the Applicants may be required to attend an additional Jury session – either post the ELEVATOR PITCH or GRAND FINALE (INVESTOR PITCH) – for any specific clarifications that may arise during the entire shortlisting process.
LEVEL 2
  • All shortlisted Applicants – who present their ELEVATOR PITCH – will be provided PARTICIPATION CERTIFICATES.
  • Worthy Ideas from the IDEATION STAGE Category and which has high potential to be accepted by their potential stakeholders will be given SPECIAL JURY CERTIFICATION
  • ALL APPLICANTS who make it to LEVEL 2 Stage will be mentioned in the YCC 2020 IMPACT REPORT.
  • Chances for being considered for investment by the participating investors community.
LEVEL 3
  • All Shortlisted Applicants will be provided a SPECIAL JURY CERTIFICATE.
  • ALL APPLICANTS who make it to LEVEL 3 Stage will be featured in the YCC 2020 IMPACT REPORT.
  • High chances for being considered for investment by the participating investors community.

Note : Eventually funded Startups shall pay the Organizers, 2% of the funding received from the event.

YCC 2020 INDUSTRY AWARENESS QUIZ

The YCC 2020 INDUSTRY AWARENESS QUIZ is open to individual students of Under Graduate or Post Graduate programs. The student must be a bonafide full time student of a college or a university.

prelims
  • The contest will be for individual college students (UG & PG)
  • 30 questions MCQ based prelim to be held for 5 days during YCC 2020
  • Each day 50 top scoring contestants will qualify for the Quarter Final
  • Each day a new set of questions will appear
QUARTER FINAL
  • The quarter-final is EXCLUSIVELY for the 250 qualifiers from the prelim
  • 30 questions MCQ based prelim to be held
  • 16 top scoring contestants will qualify for the Semi Final
SEMI FINAL
  • The 16 contestants will be divided into 4 groups of 4 each
  • There will be 4 LIVE QUIZ SEMI-FINALS hosted by a quizmaster
  • The duration will be a maximum 45 minutes to 60 minutes like the panel discussions
  • The winning contestant from each semi-final will qualify for the National Final
NATIONAL FINAL
  • The 4 contestants will battle it out in the national finale
  • There will be a LIVE QUIZ FINAL hosted by quizmaster Pickbrain
  • The winning contestant will be crowned the Industry Awareness Campion

Sounds interesting? Try out our sample quiz

Register for YCC 2020 industry Awareness Quiz for free