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Programme

Friday 26th October 2018

14:00-19:00 Registration
18:15-18:45 Transport pick-ups from hotels to conference centre
19:00-22:00 Dinner followed by After Dinner Speaker Allan Findlay
22:00 Transport back to hotels

Saturday 27th October 2018

08:15 Transport pick-ups from hotel to conference centre
08:30-10:00 Registration
08:30-14:00 Rotary Showcase

09:15 Conference Opens

District Governor Agnes Ritchie
Lord Provost Barry Crockett: Welcome
District 2 Inner Wheel Chairman Julie Ramsay
PDG Juliet Riseley: RI President’s Representative
Carolyn Kear, mum of Visually Impared Skier Michael Kear
Sam Orde, Chairman of the RDA UK
10:45 Coffee break and Rotary Showcase

11:30 Session 2

Dr Nics Wetherill, Antarctica Ice Maiden
Jock Hutchieson, HorseBack UK
District achievements: District Governor Agnes Ritchie

13:05 Pick-up packed lunches
13:45 Transport back to hotels

Evening

18:00 Transport pick-ups from hotel to conference centre for Reception and District Governor Ball
18:30 District Governor Reception (everyone)
19:00 Formal Dinner
21:00 District Governor Ball
23:50 Last Dance
Midnight-12:15 Transport back to hotels

Sunday 28th October 2018

08:15 Transport pick-ups from hotels to conference centre
08:30 Rotary Showcase

09:15 Session 3

District Governor Agnes Ritchie
Thought for the day and general reflections: District Secretary Thom Riddell
Hearing Dogs for Deaf People
Andy Lowndes, Playlist for Life
PDG Juliet Riseley: RI President’s Representative
District Conference 2019: DGE Jo Pawley
10:45 Coffee break and Rotary Showcase

11:15 Session 4

Be the Inspiration: District Governor Agnes Ritchie
Martin McElhatton, WheelPower UK Chief Executive
Liz Martin, President of North Berwick: Myra’s Wells
Global Scholars
Gordon McGregor, Paradventures
Conference Baton Handover
DG Agnes Ritchie: Vote of thanks and closing remarks
13:00 Transport back to railway station/city