16th European Guide Conference and 16th European Guide and Scout Conference

The 16th European Guide and Scout Conference will be held from 24 August - 29 August 2019 in Croatia at the University of Split.

The 16th European Guide and Scout Conference will be held from 24 August - 29 August 2019 in Croatia at the University of Split.

Registration is now open.

Together we aim to develop regional strategies and plans to align our value proposition with Member Organisations (MO) needs, interests and priorities; and work together to promote and expand Girl Guiding/Girl Scouting within the Region and in our MO's. We will use the conference to share best practices, to learn from each other and make new connections. We will create policies and commit to actions to better the movement and the Girl Guiding/Girl Scouting in Europe region.

We also have opportunities for you to volunteer. More information and the application form can be found here.

Conference Theme

The theme of the 16th European Guide Conference is Unite, Thrive, Grow.

Regional Committee Nominations

An important part of the Regional Conference is electing the new Regional Committee. You should have received the Nominations Pack and Nominations Form from our Governance team in January 2019. Please make sure you submit your proposals before 17:00 (UTC) on Monday 11 March 2019.

Proposed Motions and Agenda Items

Please email Governance to submit any proposed motions or agenda items. All submissions will be reviewed by European Regional Committee who may contact you in the months before the Conference to discuss your proposal further. Please make sure you submit your proposed motions using the Proposed Motions Form before 17:00 (UTC) on Friday 15 March 2019. The final proposed motions will be shared will all MOs two months before the Conference.

Remember that you can access all relevant information on the conference website.

You can also use our dedicated email address to contact us at any point with any general questions relating to the conference. 

Venue & Accommodation

University of Split is situated around 400 km south of Croatia’s capital Zagreb, with Split International Airport some 24 km from the venue.

Conference fee

Early bird fee: EUR 520 per person
Full price fee (after 30 April 2019): EUR 560 per person

Further Details

More information such as conference registration, payments, call for members of the Conference Planning Team, and instructions will be provided to you in due course. 

For any questions please contact Europe Region WAGGGS at Europe.ReCo@wagggs.org.

We are all looking forward to meeting you in Croatia and to welcoming you to the 16th European Guide Conference. 

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