Welcome to YES 2013!


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The Young Entrepreneurs Symposium (YES) brings young Aboriginal entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs-to-be together with business leaders and role models to help foster the skills, knowledge and networks they need to be the business leaders of tomorrow.

The three-day event is challenge-based. Teams of delegates participate in a series of competitions designed to help build skills and gain valuable business knowledge. Cash prizes are awarded to the top three teams:

1st place – $5,000
2nd place – $2,500
3rd place – $1,000

Aboriginal business people from across Canada attend YES, which will feature a motivational line-up of panelists and speakers from a variety of backgrounds.
Cost for Delegates: $250
Cost for Observers: $300

Young Entrepreneurs Symposium (YES) 2013 will be held Monday, December 9 to Thursday, December 12, 2013, at the following location:

Radisson Hotel Vancouver Airport
8181 Cambie Road
Richmond, BC
V6X 3X9

Call 1-800-333-333 to book your hotel room
$115/night room rate available for a limited time only!
Be sure to say you are part of the YES rooming rate.

You could win a free trip to YES!  Click here to learn more about the NRT Video Contest.

Interested in sponsoring YES? View the YES corporate partnership program!

Did you know that you can receive a sponsor pledge for your event registration and travel fees? Click here to download the Pledge Package