The Istanbul Youth Assembly organized a major event with the aim to discuss "How to Lead the Future" with youth participating from the Middle East countries, Turkey and Europe. Academician, politicians and experts on the issue were at the congress on the first day giving presentations and speeches.
The following days the delegates of the Youth Congress discussed recent developments in the Middle East region in three commissions: political, economic and humanitarian. At the end of three days, the Congress developed a Resolution on the topics discussed. POMEAS assistants contributed to the Congress through writing short essays and participating to the discussions actively. Interaction of youth from many different countries with various experiences was valuable.