​Youth International Business Initiative

Globally Promoting Youth Involvement and Entrepreneurship​ in Business, Innovation, and Leadership

 

YIBI Final Grand International Conference at Sofia University on Sept. 17th, 2017.

Fremont branch team visited Facebook on August. 17th, 2017.

​San Mateo branch team visited LinkedIn on January 9th, 2017.

​YIBI teams gave warm Thanksgiving concert at Lytton Garden Senior Center on Nov. 19th, 2017
 

​Congratulations to new branch launched in Pleasanton, CA on July 16th, 2017

YIBI officers, Erika Yang, Kai Lin, and Armi Feng received grand price reward from UCAHP Startup21 Young Entrepreneur contest on January16th, 2016

Pleasanton team is doing a fundraising for their community this summer. 

2018 YIBI Youth Business Leadership Training (YBLT) 

Winter Session Semifinal

Palo Alto, CA. January 14th, 2018 

​Congratulations to new branch in Palo Alto, CA. The founder and president Eric Yap gave a speech at YIBI Winter Conference 2017. 

YIBI officer, Kai Lin, received a reward from the Northern California Chinese Culture Athletic Federation on Dec 5th. 

​Sunnyvale branch team attended Business for Social Respons Panel on Human Rights at Stanford University on Feb, 28th, 2017.

YIBI officers, Erika Yang, Kai Lin, and Armi Feng received grand prize reward at UCAHP Startup21 Young Entrepreneur Contest 2016. 

​​WHY YIBI?

2018 YIBI Youth Business Leadership Training (YBLT) 

Spring Session Semifinal

Ohlone College, Fremont, CA. April 7th, 2018 


  • Congratulations to YIBI Zimbabwe for a very successful YIBI Conference on Feb 18th, 2018

  • Youth Business Leadership Training Summer Camp 2017 is now open to enroll!!


  • Cupertino branch visited LinkedIn on Feb 24th, 2017


  • San Jose branch visited Google on Feb 24th, 2017


  • San Mateo visited LinkedIn on Jan 9th, 2017 


  • ​​YIBI held its winter conference​​ on December 29th, 2016 at Sofia University, Palo Alto, CA. 


  • YIBI held its annual conference on August 20th, 2016 at Sofia University, Palo Alto, CA. 


  • YIBI offices, Erika Yang, Kai Lin, and Ami Feng received a Grant Price Reward from UCAHP Startup21 Contest Young Entrepreneur on Jan. 16th, 2016


  • YIBI members helped to promote YIBI club through a fair explaining to may people what their club was about and what our main three morals are. 


  • YIBI and PLAY held Weifang Kite Delegation with Weifang Chinese visitors.​  

​San Jose branch team visited LGoogle on Feb. 24th, 2017.

​Congratulations to new branch launched in Milptas, CA on Sept. 17th, 2017

​YIBI officer received 2018 Coke Scholarship Awards on March 1st, 2018
 

June 20th-24th, 2015 YIBI members have attended a future business leadership boost camp. This camp teaches students the basis of business and how to successfully become a entrepreneur and start-up a business. 

YIBI members show their support for nearby sport events such as track and field along with swimming at the Northern California Chinese Culture Athletic Federation on August 9, 2015.

​YIBI members received President's volunteer service award on June 23th, 2018. 
 

​On August 20th, YIBI held its 2016 YIBI Grand Final Conference at Sofia University, CA. 9 business leader teams from Bay area competed for the grand prize. It was a huge success and thank you everyone for coming out. 

​Congratulations to new branch launched in Santa Clara, CA on January 21th, 2017

YIBI members volunteer their hours at the Northern California Chinese Culture Athletic Federation on August 9, 2015. Thank you all for coming out!

Congratulations to Zimbabwe for a successful YIBI Conference on Feb. 18, 2018. They will be coming to Bay Area for the 2018 YIBI Grand Conference this summer
 

​YIBI held its 2018 Youth Business Leadership Training winter session semifinal at Sofia University, CA. It was a huge success. 
 

YIBI founder, Erika Yang, attended MIT Launch at MIT over the course of the summer of 2015. It was an amazing experience and will in the future encourage and help others with building interest in getting in and starting up companies!

January 20th, 2015

YIBI members were invite to attend LVAB's Annual Young Entrepreneurs at Stanford University, CA 


​Santa Clara branch team had a gathering on January 21th, 2017.

Youth Business Leadership Training (​YBLT)

Session Three 2017

Palo Alto, CA. July 31th- August 5th, 2017 

​Congratulations to new branch launched in Fremont, CA on Feb 15th, 2017

After much hard work and volunteering up their hours, YIBI members and others were able to perform their practiced Chinese Modeling Style! It was fantastic!

​Congratulations to new branch in San Jose, CA. The team attended and won the 2rd prize of Youth Entrepreneur Contest at 7th UCAHP Startup21 2016 at San Clara. 

​San Mateo branch held a speech and debate seminar at Sofia University, CA on Sept. 30th, 2017

​Congratulations to new branch in San Jose, CA. The team attended and won the 2rd prize of Youth Entrepreneur Contest at 7th UCAHP Startup21 2017 at San Clara. 

​Congratulations to all Finalist from YBLT Session Three at Palo Alto, CA on August 5th, 2017

​Sunnyvale branch held a meeting that introduced the members to what they would be working on at the Grand Conference on March 21th, 2017

​YIBI officer received 2018 InspirASIAN National Scholarship Awards on May 22th, 2018.  
 

​YIBI GRAND FINAL CONFERENCE 2016

SOFIA UNIVERSITY, PALO ALTO, CA AUGUST 20th

2017 YIBI President's Volunteer Service Award  

​YIBI WINTER CONFERENCE 2016

SOFIA UNIVERSITY, PALO ALTO, CA DECEMBER 29th

NEWS: YBLT camp 2018 is now open for registration!!

Please click here for registration

​Congratulations to new branch launched in Sunnyvale on January 14th, 2017

​Cupertino branch team visited LinkedIn on Feb. 24th, 2017.

​On August 20th, YIBI held its 2016 YIBI Grand Final Conference at Sofia University, CA. 9 business leader teams from Bay area competed for the grand prize. It was a huge success and thank you everyone for coming out. 

​On December 29th, YIBI held its 2016 YIBI Winter Conference at Sofia University, CA. nearly 40 high school students attended this conference. The main topic is how to improve communication skills. It was a huge success. 

​YIBI members learned business characteristics through the process of selling kites at San Ramon Art & Wind Festival on May 29-30, 2016. It was an extremely hot day, but YIBI members stayed at the booth for over 5 hours fundraising. We ended up fundraising over $500 and couldn't be prouder!

Youth Business Leadership Training (​YBLT)

Session Two 2017

Fremont, CA. June 19th-24th, 2017 

​Congratulations to new branch in San Mateo, CA. The founder and president Albert Hao gave a speech at YIBI Winter Conference 2016. 

After much hard work and volunteering up their hours, YIBI members and others were able to perform their practiced Chinese Modeling Style! It was fantastic!

Youth Business Leadership Training (​YBLT)

Session One 2017

Sunnyvale, CA. June 12th-17th, 2017 

​YIBI helped Model Entrepreneur Competition by sending 9 teams and 10 volunteers on April 15th, 2018. It was a huge success. 
 

YIBI at Model Entrepreneur Competition

(Columbia Business School)

Intel Auditorium, Santa Clara, CA. April 15th, 2018 

​Congratulations to new branch launched in Saratoga, CA on June 16th, 2017

YIBI members show their support for nearby sport events such as track and field along with swimming at the Northern California Chinese Culture Athletic Federation on August 9, 2015.

On Saturday, May 27th, 2017, the San Mateo Branch of YIBI, and a group of new students and members toured the Intel Museum located in Santa Clara, California.

YIBI Thanksgiving Concert at Lytton Gardens

Senior Center

Palo Alto, CA. November 19th, 2017 

YIBI members helped to promote YIBI club through a fair explaining to many people what their club was about and what our main three morals are.

YIBI holds a Chinese cultural session with many different girls specifically practicing and volunteering their hours to learn the Chinese Modeling Style on August 20th, 2015. 

​Congratulations to all Finalist from YBLT Session One at Sunnyvale, CA on June 19th, 2017

​YIBI held its Winter Conference 2016 at Sofia University, Palo Alto, CA on Dec 29th, 2016. Nearly 40 students attended this conference. 

YIBI Youth Business Leadership Conference

Zimbabwe, Africa, Feb 17-18th, 2018 

​Congratulations to new branch launched in Saratoga on June 16th, 2017

​YIBI held its 2018 Youth Business Leadership Training Spring session semifinal at Ohlone University, CA. It was a huge success. 
 

​San Mateo branch lead by Eugenia started a program called Education For the Children Foundation (EFTC) Fundraising Project
 

Congratulations to Zimbabwe for a successful YIBI Conference on Feb. 18, 2018. They will be coming to Bay Area for the 2018 YIBI Grand Conference this summer
 

​Congratulations to new branch launched in Burlingame, CA on Sept. 17th, 2017

YIBI International Conference 2017

Congratulation to All Finalists


Sofia University, Palo Alto, CA. Sept.17th, 2017

​Congratulations to all Finalist from YBLT Session Two at Fremont, CA on June 24th, 2017

​Fremont branch team had a gathering on Feburary 15th, 2017.

On Jan 2nd, 2016, first YIBI officers meeting of the new year 2016. They laid out a plan for the year. Go YIBI! 

2018 YIBI Youth Business Leadership Training (YBLT) 

Summer Session 2 Semifinal

Neward, Fremont, CA. June 23th, 2018 

June 20th-24th 6 YIBI members have attended a future business leadership boost camp. This camp teaches students the basis of business and how to successfully become a entrepreneur and start-up a business. 

​YIBI Latest News

​Recent Events

YIBI and PLAY two clubs hold WeiFan Kite Festival, teaching about the Chinese culture and the fine arts. It was a wonderful experience and we hope to do it soon again.

May 17, 2015 YIBI and PLAY club campaign for community service. Teens have been involved in the "Steve Glazer for State Senate" campaign. All participants go door to door soliciting and handing out the literature or door hangers.  

YIBI officers Edwin Mui and his high school classmate attended 2015 science challenge competition at San Jose Science Museum.

YIBI officers Erika Yang and Edwin Mui received awards from Senator Bob Huff in recognition of their distinguished contributions to our community and their leadership to inspire others to engage more in community service and public affairs.  

YIBI's founder Erika Yang gave a presentation about YIBI club at Senator Bob Huff and Assemblywoman Catherine Bake award ceremony.  Three youth clubs YIBI, PLAY, and GLI attended the award ceremony.  

YIBI hosted a public speaking training class from March 30th to April 2nd and developed public-speaking skills and leadership.

YIBI's officer, Erika Yang has attended the 4th Annual ACSEF 2015 and won 1st place in the high school chemistry category. 

YIBI team members (Erika Yang, Nancy Tong, Edwin Mui, and Steven Yuan) participated in 2015 Sino-American Business Challenge competition in SF.

YIBI's officers, Erika Yang and Georgia HIggins represented their team by going to the State DECA Conference, and placing 9th in their category, IBP.

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  • YIBI president Erika Yang and Edwin Mui received a award form the Assemblywoman Catharine Baker in recognition of her distinguished contributions to our community and her leadership to inspire others to engage more.


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YIBI's members taught "Little Apple Dance" in a fashion show in a festival to celebrate Chinese New Year and its culture.   

YIBI's members has co-organized a fashion show in a festival to celebrate Chinese New Year and its culture.   

Erika Yang and Edwin attended 5th UCAHP Startup21 Contest and won the 2rd place of Young Entrepreneur Award.   .   

YIBI's members attended APAPA TVC youth group seminar. The topic is "The 10,000 Hours to Greatness and Stress Management".   

YIBI has organized an educational seminar for high school students and their parents about how to develop leadership skill. 

YIBI's members were recently invited to attend VLAB's Annual Young Entrepreneurs at Stanford University. They met 6 young women CEOs.

YIBI officers Erika Yang and Georgia Higgins represented their high school this weekend at the DECA conference. 

Some of our YIBI officers were invited to attend a Google tour in order to view the famous Google offices ad learn about business corporations.

March 6-8th, 2015

YIBI team participated in 2015 Sino-American Business Challenge Competition in San Francisco, CA 


Check out our recent community event where our YIBI members taught the popular Chinese dance called "The Little Apple Dance!"

Learn more about APAPA how youth benefit from this program!



Why YIBI (501C3), instead of all the other business organizations? 


Two simple words. Real Experience. Here at YIBI, we provide the millennial generation with the opportunity to truly go out into the world, and experience what it feels like to pitch business models to real investors at an international level, develop leadership and management skills students with remember for their entire life, and give back to the community with service as active citizens. We believe that everyone has an inner entrepreneur, that can't be unleashed through just taking exams and pretend situations, but through real life experiences. 

​​January 14th, 2018

YIBI held its 2018 Youth Business Leadership Training winter session semifinal at Sofia University, CA. It was a huge success

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