International Conference in New York for Undergraduate Students


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 3897

Opportunity Description

Deadline: August 16, 2018 (11:59 EST)

Business Today is organizing a 3 day international conference with a writing competition on the future of the work, to hottest topic in today’s business and publication. The World Bank has also launched a competition on this topic (Changing the nature of the work)  in their Development report (WDR19)

Main question in to be answered in the conference:

  • Shifting from mechanized employment to automated replacement by substantial development in technology
  • How the workforce structure is changed?
  • Income inequalities?


About the Organization:

Business today is a non-profit organization working reduce the gap between business leaders and undergraduate students.  It was founded by Forbes in 1968.


About the conference:

Duration: 3 days                                               Number of executives: 75

Number of attendants: 150                         Location: New York

Date of the conference: November 18-20, 2018

Keynote speakers are included in the program. They are Coca cola CEO, Blackstone CEO, Teach for America Founder and Steve Forbes Chairman and EIC of Forbes media.


Each 5-7 students are making a group with one business leader, asking and solving their problem that will show the high effectiveness of this program.

Benefits of the conference:


Who can apply?

  • Be an undergraduate student in Fall 2018
  • Be able to attend the 3 day conference


Required documents:

  • CV
  • The answer of the questions (Essay)
  • GPA

How to apply?

Applicants can apply for final round before August 16, 2018. The method of application is online and on rolling basis in the final round.

Apply Online


For more information please visit the International conference Website.


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