The Y7 is the official next generation engagement event held under the G7 Italian Presidency. This year, young professionals from the G7 member countries convened May 7-9 in Rome, Italy.

The theme of the summit was Rethinking Innovation as a catalyst for inclusive, open and sustainable growth,” in line with one of the three pillars of the G7 Italian Presidency. The goal will be to provide the G7 leaders a vision of the future: Delegates will set priorities for the G7 leaders in order to ensure that Innovation represents an opportunity for growth and prosperity by ensuring that no one will be left behind.

The Y7 represents a unique opportunity for young professionals to make an impact on global policy by elaborating concrete proposals that will be transmitted to the G7 leaders in a final communiqué.

Learn more about the G7 and the Y7.