04 May 2017
International Student Leadership Conference 2017: We’re going to Italy.
We are excited to announce that Operation Smile Thailand will be sending representatives to Operation Smile’s 26th annual International Student Leadership Conference. This years’ conference will take place in Rome, Italy. Last year, more than 500 participants from 29 countries attended the conference. Find out more about this incredible opportunity for students to develop their leadership skills and learn more about Operation Smile in an engaging, fun environment.
Who: The conference is open to students between the ages of 15 and 22 years Participants younger than 15 must have completed their freshman year of high school prior to the start of the conference.
What: The International Student Leadership Conference is an incredible opportunity for students to develop their leadership skills, learn more about Operation Smile and have tons of fun. Check out a video from our most recent conference; http://studentprograms.operationsmile.org/video/iscl-2016-highlights/
When & Where: The 2017 International Student Leadership Conference will take place on Monday, July 17 – 24, 2017 at Fraterna Domus in Rome, Italy.
How Much: The registration fee is USD 800, which includes lodging, meals and costs associated with activities during the conferences. Participants will be responsible for their airfare to Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport (FCO) and the cost of obtaining a tourist visa (if applicable). To secure your spot, you must pay a $200 non-refundable deposit when you register.
Experiencing Italy: This summer we are excited to partner with Operation Smile Italy to provide a wonderful experience for all the students. We will travel off-site to one of the major tourist attractions and infuse Italian culture into our conference. The off-site destination will be announced at a later date.
Operation Smile Thailand is offering two sponsorship spots to our student volunteers to attend this year’s conference. The sponsorship will cover the $800 fee, as discussed above. It will not cover air tickets to ‘Rome or visas.
Operation Smile Thailand hopes to send 5 to 10 students to Rome to the conference. We kindly ask that those interested in attending confirm your participation as soon as possible to guarantee a spot by sending an email to Angie at Angelee.firstname.lastname@example.org
Please visit http://studentprograms.operationsmile.org/islc-2017/ for more information about the International Student Leadership Conference 2017!
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