The Australia-China Emerging Leaders Summit (ACELS) is the signature initiative of ACYA, designed to upskill and engage young leaders interested in the bilateral relationship.
ACELS brings together diverse cohorts of young people, and delivers an intensive program focused on fostering professional development and facilitating people-to-people connections. Whether delegates are long-standing members of ACYA, or new to the Australia-China space, the Summit equips participants with the foundation to grow, learn and be world-changers.
Beach Smarts for Life - SYD Dec 2022
National Foundation of Australia-China Relations(NFACR) and ACYA are pleased to announce Beach Smarts is back for another year and this time in ☀️SYDNEY! ☀️
ACELS 15 Delegate FAQ
What is the Australia-China Emerging Leaders’ Summit (ACELS)?
ACELS15 Project Team Recruitment
Apply for the project team by 13 May 2022. ACELS 15 will be hosted in Sydney, Australia on 22-25 July 2022.
Curious to learn more? Discover previous iterations of the Summit below.
ACELS 14 Delegate Applications – OPEN!
We have extended the delegate applications. Please apply by 11:59 pm Beijing Time, Saturday 18th December 2021.
ACELS 14 Delegate FAQ
ACELS is the Australia-China Youth Association’s (ACYA) signature event, and a key platform to unite and enrich a new generation of Australia-China literate leaders.
ACELS 14 Project Team Applications
The Australia-China Emerging Leaders Summit (ACELS) is the signature initiative of the Australia-China Youth Association (ACYA) and the preeminent youth dialogue for the Australia-China relationship.