Virtual CAS Conference 2020

Africa, Europe, Middle-East

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

24th – 25th of October 2020

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400 Students Max 

Conference Fee

Enrollment Closes
21 October 2020 22:00 CET

Age Group
14-18 years

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


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


Workshops, Discussions and Experiences facilitated by IB teachers

CAS Project

Come away with a full CAS Project plan

The Itinerary

Saturday, 24th of October 2020

All times in Central European Time (CET)

10:00 CET – Welcome Speech 

10:15  – 11:00 – Keynote Speaker: United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network 

11:00 – 12:00 – Breakout Session 

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

12:05 – 12:45 – Keynote Speaker: Extinction Rebellion 

12:45 – 13:45 – Breakout Session

13:45 – 13:50 – CAS Corner: Service Learning at Home

13:50 – 14:00 – Hackathon Teaser

Sunday, 25th of October 2020

All times in Central European Time (CET)

10:00 CET – Welcome Back Speech 

10:15  – 10:45 – Hackathon Kick-Off 

10:45 – 10:50 – CAS Corner: Hitting the 7 Learning Outcomes

10:50 – 14:00 – Hackathon Session in Breakout Rooms 

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