Yap Kwong Weng
Inspirer, community leader, adventurer. Yap Kwong Weng’s defining confidence and conviction have enabled him to lead with purpose. What’s less known about him is that he develops social capital by leading youth teams and inspiring voluntarism.
Described as 93.8 Live’s “Passion People”, Yap Kwong Weng trekked across 100km across the world’s largest non-polar Taklamakan desert to raise awareness for the millennium development goals in Singapore.
Yap Kwong Weng is the Secretary-General of the United Nations Association of Singapore, and founded it’s vibrant youth group. He was selected as one of Singapore’s Young Outstanding Singaporeans in 2011.
Yap will talk about “Spaces and Choices”. He believes these elements will shape outcomes in societies and spur volunteerism.