Geneva, Switzerland, 31 October 2011 – With one of the youngest demographics in the world, India needs its next generation’s voice to be heard, and the leaders of tomorrow need access to the leaders of today. The World Economic Forum is once again opening a meeting and making its participants available to the public by calling you to “Ask a Leader” at its annual India Economic Summit, which will take place for the first time in Mumbai from 12 to 14 November. The deadline for submitting questions in text or video format is 9 November 2011.
"What would you ask a world leader?” You are invited to upload or post a question in text or video to the World Economic Forum’s Facebook page at wef.ch/facebook or Ask a Leader YouTube channel at youtube.com/Davos.
Join the Ask a Leader project and have your voice and your community’s voice heard on issues related to this year’s Summit theme, Linking Leadership with Livelihood. During the three-day gathering, the World Economic Forum will put a selection of the best submitted questions to world leaders and regional experts at the Social Media Corner, giving the public direct access to the most powerful and influential people in the world. Video responses will be uploaded to the Forum’s Ask a Leader YouTube channel, where you can watch participants’ video blog their answers, share their ideas and explain their visions for a better India.