Virtual CAS Conference 2021

The Americas

Equality – Driving Social, Racial and Gender Justice

20th – 21st March 2021

Register Here

Location
Zoom

 

Capacity
400 Students Max 

Conference Fee
Early bird – $59
Regular – $79

Enrollment Closes
17 March 2021 22:00 PST

Theme
Equality

Partners
TBC

Join the Virtual CAS Conference

The Virtual CAS Conference will inspire collaboration between up to 400 students from around the world. The weekend event will feature keynote speakers from leading global organizations, such as Extinction Rebellion and the United Nations, addressing the most pressing global issues of today; Equality – Driving Social, Racial and Gender Justice. 

In addition to providing a platform to compare ideas, the conference will challenge students to work together in a Hackathon format to develop a long term solution-focused Service project in response to a charity’s urgent, authentic need.

Why Participate in the Virtual CAS Conference?

Authentic Service

Develop solutions for a charity’s urgent need

International-Mindedness

Collaborate with students from all over the world

Global Organizations

Engage with major international agencies

7 Learning Outcomes

Learn how you will engage in each of them here

Global Issues

Tackle Equality on a global and local scale

CAS and TOK

Workshops, Discussions and Experiences facilitated by IB teachers

CAS Project

Come away with a CAS Project action plan

The Itinerary

Saturday, 20th of March 2021

All times in Pacific time

10:00 – Welcome Speech 

10:15  – 11:00 – Keynote Speaker on Youth Empowerment and Equality

11:00 – 12:00 – Breakout Session 

12:00 – 12:05 – CAS Corner: Creativity and Activity at Home

12:05 – 12:45 – Keynote Speaker on the value of Student Activism

12:45 – 13:45 – Breakout Session

13:45 – 13:50 – CAS Corner: Spotlight on Student CAS Projects

13:50 – 14:00 – Hackathon Teaser

Sunday, 21st of March 2021

All times in Pacific time

10:00 – Welcome Back Speech 

10:15  – 10:45 – Featured Charity introduction 

10:45 – 10:50 – CAS Corner: Service Learning during COVID-19

10:50 – 14:00 – Charity Hackathon Project Planning in small teams

14:00 – 14:10 – CAS Corner: Reflections