We're excited to announce the registration is now open for the 2017 Peace Corps Connect Conference!
The conference will take place August 5 and 6, with pre-conference events on August 4, at the University of Denver. Peace Corps Connect is hosted by National Peace Corps Association (NPCA) and the Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Colorado (RPCVCO), the 2017 Peace Corps Connect conference will celebrate and build upon the great partnerships of the greater Peace Corps community. This year’s conference, Partnering for Progress: Taking Collaborations to New Heights, will feature a series of breakout sessions and workshops that address the Peace Corps community's role in impacting key U.N. Sustainable Development goals.
You can register for the conference here and early bird pricing ends May 31. Along with two days of amazing speakers and breakout sessions, the registration price also includes a ticket to our annual picnic, which will occur the last day.
We hope to see you in August at the conference!
The RPCVs of Colorado are excited to be hosting the National Peace Corps Association's (NPCA) 2017 Peace Corps Connect conference. Details include:
Location: Sturm Hall, University of Denver
Pre-conference events: Friday, August 4
Conference: Saturday and Sunday, August 5 and 6
Given these confirmed details, we are seeking volunteers throughout the conference to help make this event a success. Please complete this initial interest survey to let us know a little more about you and your availability. As we get closer to the event we will be in contact about your availability and preference for available volunteer opportunities.
The National Peace Corps Association's (NPCA) 2017 Peace Corps Connect conference will be held in Denver, August. 5-6, 2017 and will be hosted by the Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Colorado (RPCVCO). The overarching theme of the conference is Partnering for Progress: Taking Collaborations to New Heights and we are seeking proposals for break out sessions. Any member in the greater Peace Corps community is welcome to submit a proposal on under the overarching theme and within the focused topic areas that address global health, the environment, economic development, equality and justice, and education and youth development. See 1) the Session Proposal Guidelines and 2) Online Application.
The proposal deadline is February 19, 2017.