Open Classroom Experience

Event Summary

Open Classroom Experience is a 9-week virtual global innovation program AND continuous community that lies at the intersection of business, technology and social entrepreneurship.

Event Details

Open Classroom Experience is looking for the next cohort of innovators and changemakers to join our community of remarkable youth. 



What is Open Classroom Experience?


A virtual global innovation program that lies at the intersection of business, technology and social entrepreneurship. We help ambitious students to identify IMPACTFUL business opportunities and design a PURPOSEFUL future post-secondary and beyond.


From the 9-week experience, you can expect:


  •       Exclusive exchange with amazing ASEAN impact leaders (Forbes 30U30, World Economic Forum YGL, Ashoka Fellow and more) to tackle pressing social issues AND identify IMPACTFUL business opportunities beyond your local market.


  •       Curated workshops by North American industry leaders (Facebook, Google, Airbnb and more) to equip you with tools and frameworks for solving REAL business challenges, give you an insider’s look into different impactful paths AND actionable advice on how you can break into these fields.


  •       Turn insights into ACTION. Build a social venture from scratch while being guided by seasoned founders and industry leaders who are experts in their space. 


  •       Connect with a circle of like-minded, high-achieving peers as well as a network of powerful impact makers and industry leaders worldwide.



Full Program Overview:


Eligibility: undergraduate students (Recent grads may be considered)


Application Deadline: Deadline for next cohort intake is August 15th. Students are accepted on a rolling basis, and we encourage students to apply sooner rather than later.

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