Conference

Program

Explore this year’s rich program, with some of the most inspiring speakers!

Day 1 : Friday 8 March 2024

Registration & Information Desk open
12 noon to 5 pm
College of Governor's Luncheon
12.30 pm to 2.30 pm
Welcome & Fellowship
Meet & Greet

BBQ overlooking the Broadwater
6.00 pm to 8.30 pm



Seaworld Boat Shed

Fun & Free time!
7.30 pm onwards

Day 2 : Saturday 9 March 2024

Registration & Information Desk open
7.30 am

Main auditorium

House of Friendship & showcase
8.00 am
Doors open

All delegates to be seated

8.10 am
Welcome Address & Opening Ceremony

DG Procession & Official Party
Lighting of the Candle
Welcome Address by His Worship the Mayor, City of Gold Coast, Cr Tom Tate
Flag Ceremony
RIPPR opening message by Ananthanarayanan Venkatesh
DG Paul Roger opening address

8.30 am
Guest Speaker : Gemma Sisia

School of St Jude

10.00 am
Morning Tea
10.30 am
Rotary Clubs & Rotaractors roll call
Nomadic Notes
10.55 am
11.10 am
Guest Speaker : Dale Rees-Bevan
11.30 am
Photo Competition
12.00 nn
Guest Speaker : Andrew Stone
12.10 pm
Lunch
12.40 pm
Key Note Speaker : Wayne Bennett

Super Coach

1.40 pm
Music performance

Ormeau-Pimpama School

2.35 pm
Guest Speaker : Evan Burrell
2.50 pm
2024/25 Conference Promotion

Sue Mulraney

3.20 pm
Rotary Project Presentation : Natalia Suarez Viatela

Rotary Peace Fellow

3.40 pm
Conference Day 1 Close
4.00 pm
Gala Dinner
6.00 pm to 11.00 pm

Day 3 : Sunday 10 March 2024

House of Friendship & showcase
8.00 am
Conference Day 2 commence
8.30 am
Guest Speaker : Mike Greenslade​

CEO, ShelterBox Australia

8.40 am
Music performance

Ormeau-Pimpama School

9.05 am
PNG Discussion panel

Discussion led by DG Paul Roger

9.25 am
Morning Tea
10.10 am
Rotary Project Presentation

PNG Midwifery Leadership Buddy Program
Karen McDonald-Smith

10.35 am
Rotary Project Presentation

Biogas Lanterns - Nomads Club
Steve Bennet

10.50 am
Conference Closing

Closing Remarks by RIPPR Venky
Extusing of the Candle
DG Closing Remarks

11.15am
Conference Close
12.15 pm

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