Featured Breakouts*

All sessions are presented in English unless otherwise noted. Start times of each session are Chicago time (UTC-5). Convert Chicago time to the date and time for your area.

Simultaneous interpretation will be available in Chinese, English, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, and Spanish.

Virtual breakout session files, such as PowerPoint slides and handouts, can be accessed through Rotary’s Learning Center.

Monday, 22 June

8:00 - Using Virtual Tools to Engage Members

Embracing a few best practices for engaging with participants in the virtual world will inspire you to create experiences that are memorable and meaningful.

12:00 - Engaging Rotary Alumni

Discuss how to better engage Rotary alumni.

18:00 - Greening Rotary Events: Be Plastic-free, Offset Carbon, and More!

Learn the best practice of going plastic free and offsetting your carbon emissions.

Tuesday, 23 June

8:00 - Grow Rotary Through New Club Types

Learn about new club models, processes for starting new clubs, and the factors underpinning success.

12:00 - Coffee with Shekhar for District Governors-nominee and Club Presidents-nominee

Join RI President Nominee Shekhar Mehta, Foundation Trustee Chair-nominee John Germ, and Houston Convention Chair John Smarge to learn more about the priorities for your leadership year. This session is primarily focused on Rotary year 2021-22.

18:00 - How to Start and Manage RAGM Microfinance Projects/ Cómo iniciar y administrar proyectos de micro finanzas RAGM (presented in Spanish)

See examples of how to create successful and sustainable community microfinance projects.

Wednesday, 24 June

8:00 - Adopt-a-River Initiative: A Rotary & UNEP Partnership Model

Learn how Rotary District 9212 and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) developed a scalable partnership model.

12:00 - Rotaract Elevated, Now What?

Discuss the recent decisions concerning Rotaract's new status.

18:00 - Disruptive Innovation in Rotary Clubs/La innovación disruptiva en los clubes rotaries (presented in Spanish)

Learn how to use tech and tools to implement change in Rotary clubs.

Thursday, 25 June

8:00 - How to Submit a Great Global Grant Application

Discover the ten most common areas of improvement in grant applications.

12:00 - Forum for 2020-21 District Governors and Club Presidents

Question and Answer session with RI President-elect Holger Knaack to learn more about his theme and priorities for 2020-21 and Foundation Trustee Chair-elect K. R. Ravindran.

18:00 - Digital Trends of 2021: Using Tech to Engage Millennials

Apply digital trends to attract and engage millennials.

Friday, 26 June

8:00 - Engage Young Families with Service and Alternative Meetings

Learn to position Rotary as quality family time and a lesson on community.

12:00 - The Rotary Brand

An in-depth discussion on how clubs can strengthen and protect our brand.

18:00 - Personal Growth Opportunities: Rotary’s Alliance with Toastmasters

Hear from Rotarians, Rotaractors, and Toastmasters who are actively involved in this relationship.

These Live Sessions will be recorded and made available for On Demand viewing

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*Schedule subject to change. Check back regularly for updates.

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