Youth Economic Forum "A Brave New World" 2021

Striving to create critical, intellectual and meaningful discourse on current issues and global trends, the Youth Economic Forum – founded in 2016 by the Perdana Fellows Alumni Association (PFAA) – aims to promote new perspectives and insights on the state of the world, the economy, and society through constructive and fact-based discussions.

This platform endeavours to connect both young professionals and university students from across the Asia Pacific with participants from governments, academia, the private sector, and international organisations in an effort to collectively seek innovative solutions, increase mutual understanding, and bridge knowledge gaps.




The Forum is open to all participants at no cost.


Open to all students and young professionals aged between 18 and 35.

Eligible Regions: Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam, Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei, Hong Kong SAR, Taiwan, China, South Korea, Japan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India