Nedbank YouthX Summit unlocks opportunities for young South Africans

Nedbank will now be hosting the most anticipated YouthX event for the year – the 2022 YouthX Summit. Taking place on Saturday, 03 December 2022, at Victoria Yards in Johannesburg, the event will see four winners receive recognition and awards for entering their work as part of this year’s YouthX Awards.

Hosted by presenter and actor Moshe Ndiki, the annual closing event on the YouthX calendar is the hottest ticket in town and the ultimate youth festival. This is where Nedbank will be announcing the 2022 winners who will each receive over R300 000 worth of prizes, including R50 000 in cash, a Huawei technology bundle, as well as a mentorship, learning and networking opportunity.

The awards, which are part of the programme, were created to inspire the youth and give them the opportunity to win prizes and resources to fund their business ideas, existing businesses or opportunities to further their careers. Handing over the awards for each category will be the 2022 YouthX changemakers. in Arts and Culture, there are Trevor Stuurman, Thatiso Dube, Mmiso Luphondo and Tarryn Alberts. In Sports and Entertainment, there are Keitumetse Qhali, Thabo Moloi, Julia Stuart, Chantel Struwig. In Tech and Innovation, there are Dr Cherise Dunn, Baratang Miya, Ulrico Grech-Cumbo and Keitumetse Pule. In Social Good and Sustainability, there are Candice Chirwa, Dr Gwen Tonyane, Catherine Constantinides and Sonia Tona.

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