Rotary District1010 Conference 2018
District 1010 Conference 2018 - Discovery Rotary
District Governor 2018 - 2019 Ian Dow
invites every D1010 Rotarian and partners, prospective Rotarians,
Rotaractors, and E Club members to join him for our annual conference in Dundee.
Dundee is fast becoming one of Scotland’s most vibrant cities
with its large scale waterfront development including the V and A Museum
nearing completion. DUNDEE One City, Many Discoveries. Dundee, the City of
Discovery, is a modern city set in a stunning location at the mouth of the
River Tay on the east coast of Scotland. If you haven’t been recently then this
is the conference for you.
The one day conference is
to be held on Saturday 20th October 2018
at the Gardyne Theatre in Dundee. The theatre reopened in 2012 following an
extensive refurbishment and has quickly become a favourite with theatre-goers
throughout Tayside and Fife, for a wide range of events.
Conference 2018 at the Gardyne
Theatre promises to enthuse while also giving opportunities to meet with
friends old and new.
DAVID CARRY was predominantly a
middle-distance Freestyler who represented Great Britain at three Olympics and
Scotland at three Commonwealth Games. Since
his retirement in 2012 he has maintained his swimming involvement and is
currently a Board Member for British Swimming.
LOUISE BLAKELOCK Superintendent
Louise has benefited from her
experiences in RYLA, involvement in a GSE visit to District 7950 in the USA and is now
a Rotarian. She will share her story on how rotary inspired her.
STEVE FINAN Production Editor DC
His topic will be on the changes in
2018 is ‘The Year of Young People’ and 2 of their ambassadors
will be at our conference to share their experience in promoting the event and the
difference it has made to them.
Quarryhill Rotakids speaking about their garden project and
their links with the district grant programme in Northfield Aberdeen
Interact and Rotaract speakers still to be confirmed
We will also have a performance by our District Young Musician
of the Year (instrumentalist) – Abhisri Chaudhuri
The Conference committee has worked hard to keep costs to
a minimum to encourage attendance.
Saturday day delegate £25.00 per person
House of Friendship
CALLING ALL CLUBS!! Do you have a story to tell, maybe a
project which is making a difference in your community or internationally.
Maybe you want to share your ideas with other clubs or try to get some extra
support for your clubs’ activities.
Why not take a stand at the House of Friendship? Stands
are free as long as you have 2 delegates registered for conference. You’ll have
the chance to showcase your projects to over 300 Rotarians from most clubs in
our District. For more information or to book a stall at this years’ conference
please contact Alistair Robb at firstname.lastname@example.org
There is no Conference Hotel, but there is a wide range of
accommodation which can be booked through the link on the website to Dundee and
Saturday 20th October 2018 – Conference Gardyne Theatre DUNDEE
8.30 Registration and Rotary Showcase / House of Friendship
9.00 – 9.45 Coffee/tea bacon rolls
10.00 – 10.25 Welcome and Introductions – Ian Dow District Governor
10.25 – 11.15 The Family of Rotary
• Celebration and Inspiration from Rota Kids, Interact and Rotaract
11.15 – 11.35 coffee /tea / House of Friendship / Rotary Showcase
11.35 – 12. 55 Personal Inspirations
• Andrew Batchelor –founder of Dundee Culture
• Fiona Campbell a RYLA Mentor
• Louise Blakelock Superintendent Police Scotland
12.55 -13.05 Abhisri Chaudhuri - young musician of the year
13.05 -14.15 lunch and House of Friendship / Rotary Showcase
14.15 -15.55 People of Action
• Paul McNeil Freedom from Fistula
• Vinay Ruperelia Books Abroad
• Janet Lowe End Polio Now
• Steve Finnan Communication D.C Thomson
15.55-16.15 coffee/tea / House of Friendship / Rotary Showcase
16.15 – 17.15 Achievement and Inspiration for the Future
• David Carry - Double Commonwealth Gold medallist
• John Johnstone – Conference 2019 and Rotary Convention
17.15 close of conference - Ian Dow District Governor
BOOKING HAS NOW CLOSED
Any assistance required, please email email@example.com or contact Conference Registrar (Michelle Anderson) on 07748 500767