ASEAN Youth Conference

AYC is an annual signature event of ASEAN Youth Organization that gathers Youth across the ASEAN and ASEAN’s partner countries.

ASEAN Youth Conference seeks to gather around 200 ASEAN youth leaders and change-makers from the region who are keen to create and implement an action program regarding ASEAN pillars. ASEAN Youth Organization recognizes the youth as catalysts for change and development.



Youth Connection for Sustainability

ASEAN Youth Conference (AYC) 2022 seeks to gather 180 ASEAN youth leaders and change-makers from the region who are keen to share their thoughts about challenges and opportunities and create policy recommendations to the ASEAN Secretariat regarding their chosen pillar. ASEAN Youth Organization (AYO) recognizes the youth as catalysts for change and development.

ASEAN Youth Conference will be held in Phnom Penh, Cambodia for 3 consecutive days from 7th to 9th October 2022. The theme of the ASEAN Youth Conference “Collaborative Development Post COVID-19 pandemic.” This conference focuses on the youth’s contribution in implementing the agenda for peace, stability, solidarity, unity, prosperity and sustainability in ASEAN in accordance with Cambodia’s chairmanship of ASEAN, “ASEAN ACT: Addressing Challenges Together.” 


ASEAN Youth Conference 2022 Cambodia will involve delegations and discussions with respect to the 3 ASEAN pillars on ASEAN Economic Community Pillar, ASEAN Socio – Cultural Community Pillar and ASEAN Political Security Community Pillar.

ASEAN Economic Community Pillar: Incorporating and Supporting SMEs in ASEAN

  • Business Trends of SMEs and Enterprises
  • Inclusive Youth Social Entrepreneurships Ecosystem
  • E-Business in ASEAN
  • Challenges of Integrating Technology in Business

ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community Pillar: Human Rights and Values in ASEAN

  • Environmental Social Governance
  • Challenges and Opportunities of Women Empowerment
  • Youth’s activism on Social Inclusion and Equal Rights
  • Strengthening the Disabled and Minorities’ Roles in Society

ASEAN Political Security Community Pillar: ASEAN Security and Well-Being

  • Security in Banking and Online Payment
  • Cyber Attacks in ASEAN
  • Combating Drug and Human Trafficking in ASEAN
  • Trends of Transnational Organized Crimes in ASEAN

Conference Fee

Offline/In Person Package

Early Bird 235$  (Application Closed
Payment date:
Deposit 50$ (Deadline 25 July 2022)
Final Payment 185$ (Deadline 31 July 2022)

First Wave 260$  (Application closed
Payment date:
Deposit 70$ (Deadline 28 August 2022)
Final Payment 190$ (Deadline 31 August 2022)

Last Wave 310$  (Application date 26 August – 4 September 2022
Payment date:
Full Payment 310$ (Deadline extended: 8 September 2022)

Cambodian Delegates 50$  
*Hotel Excluded

*Partial scholarship is available. Please check on Scholarship T&C

The fee will cover:

  1. Hotel (check-in 6 October 2022 – check out 10 October 2022)
  2. Local Transportation
  3. Airport transfers
  4. Meals (7-9 October)
  5. Handbook
  6. Tool kits
  7. Merchandise
  8. Whole Conference
  9. Gala Dinner and Cultural Exchange Night

*Flight ticket & Medical Insurance is not included

Online/Virtual Package

15$ for the Digital Natives.

The registration fee will cover Handbook and Whole Conference (Online)

Payment Options

ASEAN Youth Organization accepts several types of payment;

  1. Credit Card (Visa & Mastercard)
  2. Local Bank Transfer
  3. E-Wallet (Selected Countries)


  1. We prefer credit card payment or e-wallet and it will directly appear on the payment landing page
  2. If you choose local bank transfers, please contact with subject: Payment (Your country name)

Registration Process

  1. Read all information about AYC Cambodia
  2. Click Register Now
  3. Pay Commitment Fee of 5 USD to obtain and fill the application form according to the deadline
  4. You can see your purchase by clicking the cart icon on the top right of this page
  5. Please prepare your essay based on your pillar preference, and complete the application form sent by our team.
  6. Please wait for maximum 5 days of the confirmation of acceptance
  7. Pay deposit and final payment according to the payment deadline
  8. Be an official AYC 2022 Delegate (Offline or Online)
  9. See you in Phnom Penh!

Previous Speakers

Previous Speaker

H.E. Baey Yam Keng

a Singaporean politician who has been serving as a Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Sustainability and the Environment since 2022 and Transport since 2018
H.E. Baey Yam Keng

Previous Speaker

H.E. Korn Chatikavanij

a Thai Democrat Party politician, best selling author, and former investment banker. From 2008 to 2011, he was finance minister under Abhisit Vejjajiva.
H.E. Korn Chatikavanij

Other prominent speakers

Senjaya Mulia, Founder AYO
Y.B Prabhakaran
, Member of Parliament of Malaysia
H.E. Ambassador Marilyn Alarilla, prev. Philippines Ambassador
Prof. Danny Quah, Dean of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
Agung Pamungkas, ASEAN Secretariat
Jayren Teo, Director AYO SE,
Rahmat H, Vice President of Daily Social
Dr. Bryan Sidhu, Chief Project Officer Majlis Ekonomi Malaysia
Christina Zhao, CEO Greenwell Science
Quentin Frcn, Innovation Director at Schoolab
Luong Nguyen, Head of Solutions Mapping, UNDP Vietnam
James Balzer, Program Lead AASYP
Hui Woon Tan, Founder & Managing Partners, Alley 51 Ventures
John Ditty, Partner at KPMG

Alex Aung Khant, Youngest Political Candidates of Myanmar
Agatha Lydia Nathania, Program Director of AYC 2019 
H.E. Artauli Tobing, ASEAN IPR
Steve Cheah, GEN Thailand
Tongjai Thanachanan, C ASEAN
Margianta Surahman, One Young World
Gita Sjahrir, Entrepreneur
Dr. Prapaporn TM, Dean, School of Global Studies, Thammasat University
Nophabodee Koonmongkon, AIESEC Thailand
Ivana Suradja, AYO Enviro
Michael Huang, Program Director AYC2021
Regine Guevara, Asia TV

Many more..


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