NURTURING DIGITAL INNOVATIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE SMART CITIES
Young ICT Leaders' Forum (YILF) and YILF Challenge 2018 took place from 04–07 September 2018 in Busan City, Republic of Korea. Both events was jointly organized and hosted by Busan Metropolitan City.
The Forum aimed to promote an active participation of youth in the digital economy, including (1) promoting the engagement of youth in the field of ICTs; (2) decreasing the digital divide; and (3) promoting research on emerging ICTs particularly Internet of Things (IoT).
The 2018 Young ICT Leaders' Forum (YILF) trained and certified 71 young ICT leaders from 50 countries in skills to build smart cities ecosystems.