A unique event, that will bring together teenagers between the ages of 14–17, world business leaders, statesmen and leading experts to encourage intergenerational dialogue, involve the younger generation in aspects of global challenges facing the world economy and integrate their bold ideas and initiatives within the global socio-economic agenda.
SPIEF Junior will be held on 5 June 2021 as a separate event at SPIEF 2021 as well as at a thematic discussion area during the main days of SPIEF 2021 (2–5 June).
200 adolescents from all over Russia, as well as students from Qatar, Guest Country at SPIEF 2021, will take part in SPIEF Junior. A rich cultural and business programme is set to be arranged for the participants including plenary sessions and roundtables focused on the interaction between business and education, increasing economic activity among youngsters, transformation of education, competencies of the future, junior entrepreneurship and scientific creativity.
SPIEF Junior will be held by the Content Foundation for the Development of Expert and Analytical Activity, Roscongress Foundation, the All-Russia contest "Bolshaya Peremena" and will be organised with the support of the Nongovernmental Development Institute "Innopraktika".