Ambassadors' Weekend 2017
Do you want to expand the international dimension of Scouting in your country? Do you want to know more about the WOSM World Scout Centre? Do you want represent KISC in your country and encourage Scouts and Guides to visit the Permanent Mini Jamboree? Three times yes? Then Ambassadors' weekend is the right event for you!
WHEN IS IT?
We are organising an Ambassadors' Weekend from the 16th until 18th of June 2017.
FOR WHO IS IT?
For the members of Supporters Networks, International Commissioners and everyone who is involved in Scouting on the national level.
WHY DO WE ORGANISE IT?
The aim of this weekend is to bring together our current Supporters and future ones to show them more about the Centre. The objective is start to work together on how to spread the idea of The Permanent Mini Jamboree, Baden Powell’s dream! During this weekend you will have a unique chance to learn about KISC and gain more insights on PR & Marketing of the World Scout Centre. We will run many workshops, share ideas, present our work and have lot of fun. At the end of the event, everyone leaves motivated with a better idea on how to help and develop international dimensions of Scouting in their countries - this by promotion the possibility of staying at KISC with a Scout group, or as a Staff member.
We expect to have fun and learn from each other. At the same time it is a chance to meet some new people with similar interests. We hope that with this weekend we can further improve our network of Ambassadors that will help with attending events, raising awareness of KISC, developing the Centre, etc.
Costs for This Weekend
The Centre covers accommodation, activity and meal cost during the weekend (starting with dinner on the 16th until the lunch on the 18th). KISC does not cover travel costs of the participants and insurance.
If you have not been to Kandersteg before, we offer you to enjoy its beauty a day before the Ambassadors' weekend starts. On the afternoon of the 15th until the official start of the Weekend on the 16th, we have prepared a day of activities so you can get a hands-on experience with programme that KISC offers. If you would like to join this day, please select this option in registration form.
The cost of this extra day is 30 CHF. The price includes one overnight (from 15th to 16th of June), 1 x dinner, breakfast, lunch and activities. We would start the activities on the 15th of June at 14:00 and finish on the 16th at 17:00. We need at least 6 participants to run this day of activities.
If you wish to arrive earlier/stay longer for a small holiday, it is possible. However additional cost of your own stay is not covered by the Centre. You can book your stay by filling in the online booking request. Please, in Additional Comments mention that you are participant of Ambassadors weekend 2017. You can find information, prices and activities at www.kisc.ch.
How to sign in
It is really simple. Click on the button AREGISTER NOW and fill the short form. We will confirm your registration as soon as possible. You can apply until 1st of May. More details regarding the weekend are provided after this date.
*Participation is limited to 30 people and we are looking for a minimum of 10 different countries. In the case of a overwhelming response, KISC will have to decline some applications.
Draft of the Supporters weekend’s programme
Thursday, 15th June 2017 @14:00: optional programme, Day of activities in Kandersteg (costs CHF 30.00,- accommodation, meals and activities included)
Friday, 16th June 2017 @17:00: Arrival during afternoon and evening. Check in, Chalet Tour, ice breakers, Apero, KISC update.
Saturday, 17th June 2017: An overview about our Public Relations and Markting, feedback from Supporters and discussions. Practical lectures. Workshops in small and plenary groups. Race the world activty!
Sunday, 18h June 2017: Producing a PR action plan per country, presentations (until 12:00). Departures.
If you have any questions, please, do not hesitate to contact us at qNja6MPB28uGy8A@nospam.
We look forward to welcome you during the upcoming Ambassadors Weekend 2017!