Carlos Sanvee
Carlos Sanvee
Secretary-General of the YMCA

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Keynote: Radical Collaboration to Accelerate Youth Resilience

  15:30 hs.

About the speaker

Carlos Madjri Sanvee is the Secretary-General for World YMCA, the international office supporting 120 national YMCA movements reaching 65 million people across the globe. Carlos has held a number of leadership roles throughout his more than 30 years in YMCA including Deputy General Secretary of his home YMCA in Togo and Secretary-General of the African Alliance of YMCAs.
During the 19th YMCA World Council in Chiang Mai, Thailand in July 2018, Carlos became the first African to be elected Secretary-General of World YMCA. Officially taking post this past in January 2019, Carlos has already begun delivering on his strategy of radical collaboration across the movement in an effort to take YMCA to new heights as the world’s “go-to” body for youth empowerment.
Carlos holds a first degree in Physics and Chemistry from Université du Bénin in Togo and a “Diplôme des Hautes études de pratiques sociales (DHEPS)” from Université Lyon Lumière II, France.

About the organizers

Lan To Capital has been building and funding impactful technologies and gathering in meaningful events, the brightest executioners. As a result, an organic shift towards a forum with actionable agenda is the subsequent path to inclusive and significant outcomes for the new frontiers of economic and conscious change in our world. Three out of five days are dedicated to panel discussions about SDGs, social impact, inclusion, emerging technologies, and space-tech, where there are 20+ high-level speakers such as government officials, startups founders, globetrotters, fin-tech/capital markets executives, and influencers.


Day theme: Youth and Gender Empowerment to form Conscious Leaders

Public sector and non-profit organizations working towards inclusion aligned with the SDGs understanding the need of including young generations that will become our future leaders.


Everyone in their respective expertise with the main focus on SDGs and youth engagement, evermore strengthened by disruptive technologies paves the road for inclusive and balanced progress.

Past experiences to remember and learn, present involvements to produce a positive and meaningful change.