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youth futures summit

SUNDAY, MARCH 12 | California State Capitol, West Lawn

Join hundreds of student leaders and activists from across the state for a day of participatory action, celebration and youth-led visioning for the future of California.

In keeping with California’s reputation of being a national leader, this is the first youth futures summit in the entire country.

March 12 youth summit

The Youth Futures Summit is FREE to attend, and invites young Californians (and their allies and champions) to:

What's New

California 100 is collaborating with creative and community partners throughout the state to dream big about the future. Explore our recent collaborations empowering youth voices.

Meet the fellows

The California 100 Futures Fellows program brings together 46 passionate student leaders and creative campus activists to rethink existing systems, radically redesign our institutions, and imagine a future that works for the next generation. This fall, Fellows will draft manifestos for the future and participate in interdisciplinary workshops across design thinking, strategic foresight, systems change, AfroFuturism, game design, advocacy, organizing, and other creative fields.

Qingyang Chen

UC Davis

Economic Inequality, Environment, Women’s Rights

Our Partners

California 100 is pleased to partner with a wide network of campus-based student organizations and inspiring youth-led and youth-centered community organizations — many already deeply engaged in long-term futures planning and intergenerational visioning work.