Young Leaders’ Summit brings together the corporate leaders and young minds who aspire to become future business leaders. The delegates will take part in a week-long online summit which provides them a peek into the corporate world, its challenges and lets them experience management tools and techniques. The delegates get a chance to interact and learn from IIM Bangalore’s renowned faculty, participate in workshops and interact with corporate leaders.

The forum also gives a glimpse into the life of an MBA graduate and will help students make an informed decision about their careers.

The event is scheduled for 5th August 2021 – 8th August 2021, in virtual mode.

Speaker Sessions

Participants will get the opportunity to interact with renowned speakers from a host of domains including, but not limited to, business, politics, media, social welfare. These talks will be engaging, inspirational, informative and are sure to leave the participants with food for thought!

Case Study Workshop and Competition

The case study pedagogy of learning is widely adopted in business schools worldwide. What are case studies, how do you solve them, what are the insights, and how does one present them? These are some questions answered through this hands-on experience.

Fireside Chats

To get a holistic view of MBA life & beyond, domain-specific fireside chats by current MBA students will be held through the summit. Peek into the world of studying finance, marketing, consulting, general management & product management through an informative yet fun & informal lens!

Faculty Workshop

Workshops on communication, business, corporate ethics and much more, held and run by IIM Bangalore's famed faculty! These workshops will aid participants to take the first step into their futures by equipping them with some of the skills they'd need.

Business Simulation

Step into the shoes of a decision-maker and feel the risk, excitement and rigour of the business world through a fun, interactive computer simulation - a real-time game based on the principles of strategy, finance and operations. This simulation game will put to use, all learnings that YLS has to offer over the 7 days!

June 16th

Registration Opens

July 15th

Registration Closes

July 3rd week

Shortlist announcement

Aug 5th - 8th

YLS event
Candidates willing to participate in YLS need to register on our partner platform, Dare2Compete. They need to fill out the registration form.

  • Registration Opens: 16th June,  9:00 AM

The registration form contains a few questions which will help us assess and evaluate you on various parameters.

  • Registration Deadline: 12th July, 11:59 PM

The shortlist for delegates will be released in the third week of July and all the short-listed delegates will be invited to the Young Leaders’ Summit at Vista 2021. The delegates will confirm their seats by paying the Registration fees. The opportunity will move on to the waitlisted candidates until all seats are filled.

  • The event is open to all students pursuing an undergraduate degree in any field across India and abroad.
  • YLS 2021 has a limited number of seats and candidates will be selected through a screening process.
  • This is an individual event, a candidate should apply in their own capacity.
  • Team Vista 2021 will hold absolute discretion with regards to any disputes in case they arise and their decision will be final and binding.
  • Refrain from indulging in malpractices, the questions are to know the candidate better and gauge their interests.