The Wednesday night Welcome event An incredible speaker lineup, including Bob Rae, Eric Dudley and Philippe Ki from Burkina Faso. Presentations from EWB overseas volunteers on their work Skill-building workshops Connecting with other chapters and bonding with your own chapter’s delegation The EWB AGM Special award announcements, including volunteer of the year and chapter of the year Meeting EWB folks from overseas, from the national office, and from other chapters Interacting with faculty and professional engineers on “Collaboration Day” Getting inspired, informed, and re-energized! Highlights of the Conference
personal experience + chapter experience = incredibly strong chapter with incredibly motivated members!
What are our chapter’s conference priorities? What do we need to learn?
How can we maximize our presence at the conference? How can we maximize the benefits from the conference for the whole chapter?
EWB National Conference 2008 = incredible opportunity for learning! For YOU and your CHAPTER!!
One Personal Goal. Example: “I will ask three questions to different long-term overseas volunteers”; “I will learn about careers in development.”
One Chapter Goal Example: “I will get one new fundraising idea”; “I will take notes on the sessions I go to and write up what I learn for the whole chapter