Virtual CAS Conference 2020

Asia-Pacific

The Climate Crisis and COVID-19: Innovate, Act, Impact

December 5th–6th 2020

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Location
Zoom

 

Capacity
400 Students Max 

Conference Fee
Early Bird: $59
Regular: $79

Enrollment Closes
3 December 2020 22:00 GMT+8

Age Group
14-18 years

Partners
The UN and Extinction Rebellion

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; The Climate Crisis and COVID-19. 

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 The UN and Extinction Rebellion

7 Learning Outcomes

Learn how you will engage in each of them here

Global Issues

Directly tackle The Climate Crisis and COVID-19

CAS and TOK

Workshops, Discussions and Experiences facilitated by IB teachers

CAS Project

Come away with a full CAS Project plan

The Itinerary

Saturday, 5th of December 2020

All times in GMT+8 (Singapore)

11:00 GMT+8 – Welcome Speech 

11:15  – 12:00 – Keynote Speaker: United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network 

12:00 – 13:00 – Breakout Session 

13:00 – 13:05 – CAS Corner: Creativity and Activity at Home

13:05 – 13:45 – Keynote Speaker: Extinction Rebellion 

13:45 – 14:45 – Breakout Session

14:45 – 14:50 – CAS Corner: Service Learning at Home

14:50 – 15:00 – Hackathon Teaser

Sunday, 6th of December 2020

All times in GMT+8 (Singapore)

11:00 GMT+8 – Welcome Back Speech 

11:15  – 11:45 – Hackathon Kick-Off 

11:45 – 11:50 – CAS Corner: Hitting the 7 Learning Outcomes

13:50 – 15:00 – Hackathon Session in Breakout Rooms 

15:00 – 15:10 – CAS Corner: Reflections