Vine Trust Conference

The Gathering 2019 16 Nov - 17 Nov 2019

Join us for our annual gathering to be part of a global community 'Connecting People to Change Lives'. Through a full conference programme including speakers, energising discussion and ideas sharing, we will celebrate the achievements of the year and look forward to lift-off action on our new 2020s vision. You won't want to miss it.

 

Whether you are a general supporter of Vine Trust, or one of our past or future medical, building or schools volunteers, we have something for you! You'll also have plenty of opportunitiy to reunite with fellow supporters or meet new friends as we gather together. See the programme below for all the details about what to expect. 

Venue

This year we're gathering at the Scottish Police College at Tulliallan Castle, Kincardine, FK10 4BE.

 

Registration is open from 8.30am on Saturday 16th November. For those travelling long distances, the option to stay overnight from Friday evening is available for your convenience. 

 

Full conference pass attendees are invited to join us for the evening Reunion Dinner and stay overnight through to Sunday. Ensuite single, twin and double bedrooms will be available.

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Day Only Pass   £50.00

Saturday 9am - 6pm only.

Full access to Saturday talks, refreshments throughout day, including lunch.

Full Conference Pass   £100.00

Full access to all content. Refreshments throughout day including lunch, dinner reception, evening entertainment, overnight accommodation, Sunday breakfast, and morning activites. 

Programme

08:30 - 09.15  Registration and Room Allocation

09.30 - 10.30  Opening Session: The 2020s Vision 

Alec Carstairs, Chair of the Board

Willie McPherson, Chief Executive 

Lewis Ryder-Jones, Scottish International Development Alliance

10.30 - 11.15 An opportunity to refresh and catch up with other Vine Trust supporters.

11.15 - 12.00 Development in Tanzania: Kazunzu

Samuel Limbe 

12.00 - 13.00 Medical Stream

Foreign Aid From An African Perspective 

Samuel Limbe

More details coming soon

12.00 - 13.00  Building Stream

Details coming soon

Gather together and re-energize for the upcoming afternoon. 

14.00 - 15.30 Medical Stream

Development in Peru

Elena Pila

More details coming soon

14.00 - 15.30 Building Stream

Foreign Aid From An African Perspective 

Samuel Limbe

More details coming soon

14.00 - 15.30 School Stream

Details coming soon

15.30 - 16.15 An opportunity to refresh and catch up with other Vine Trust supporters.

16.15 - 17.30 Closing Session: Moving Forward: Making 2020 A Reality

Willie McPherson

17.30 - 19.00 

An opportunity to connect with us and get involved!

More details to follow. 

19.00 Join us for a carvery dinner to celebrate the achiements of the year, and reconnect with old friends! 

Details coming soon