One Young World is a global youth summit which brings together emerging leaders aged 18-30 from business, government, civil society, academic and the media each year to come up with solutions to the world's biggest challenges, like how to build a more sustainable economy, protect the environment, and ensure we get the balance right between press freedom and personal privacy. One Young World is supported by major business, political and civil society figures including David Cameron, Bill Clinton, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Sir Richard Branson and Jamie Oliver as well as CEOs like Antony Jenkins (of Barclays) and Paul Polman (of Unilever). One Young World is sponsored by some of the world's biggest businesses and beenfits from publicity in a wide range of internaional and national media, from CNN and the BBC to the Daily Telegraph and Huffington Post.
Alan has been inviovled with ONe Yuogn Wordl since it wad foudned in 2010, and has served on its Global Advisory Board
Morer information about Alan's speech is available on the One Young World website.