What is NextGen?

We're a group of young, passionate, and community-minded individuals who are taking the future into our own hands by creating a city that attracts and gives voice to the 18-40 year old generation by connecting people, places, communities, and ideas.




The NextGen City Jam is a one-of-a-kind concert where you buy your ticket with your time, not your money. It’s going to be an epic celebration of volunteerism in YEG!


With MEÆT, we come together to make the funding decisions ourselves, now.  Applying for a grant is intentionally simple to encourage broad participation and rapid impact.


Pecha Kucha Night has been described as a grown-up “show and tell”, with a diverse range of presentation topics, reflecting the unique nature of each presenting city.


From the Blog