$40 – $230

2019 GEBG Western Region Meeting and Global Risk Management Workshop

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Eastside Prepraratory School & The Northwest School

Seattle, WA 98122

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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Global education leaders, trip leaders and administrators are invited to two collaborative professional development opportunities in the Seattle area - join us for one or both events!

Friday, January 25th, Eastside Preparatory School will host a regional meeting for GEBG member schools (and potential member schools) to share resources with each other, discuss recent challenges and successes with our global programs and curriculum both on-campus and abroad, collaborate, and dive more deeply into issues of importance. Read more here.

Saturday, January 26th, The Northwest School will host a 1-day risk management workshop: Travel Health and Security for International Programs facilitated by Bill Frederick, Founder of Lodestone Safety International. This one-day program is intended to assist trip leaders and administrators to prevent, mitigate and respond effectively to security events and injury/Illness overseas. Curriculum will include content presentations interspersed with small group scenario work and skill practice exercises. Everyone is welcome.


Schedule

11am - 4:30pm (Jan 25) Regional meeting for global directors/leaders, lunch included. Hosted by Eastside Preparatory School. (open to member and potential member schools)

4:30-5:30pm (Jan 25) Reception at Eastside Preparatory School.

9am-4pm (Jan 26) Travel Health and Security for International Programs, lunch included. Hosted by The Northwest School. (open to all)


Host Schools

Friday, January 25th - The regional meeting will be hosted at Eastside Preparatory School located at 10613 NE 38th Place, Kirkland, WA 98033

Saturday, January 26th - The training will be hosted at The Northwest School located at 1415 Summit Ave, Seattle WA 98122.

Hotel Information

The recommended hotel is the Silver Cloud Hotel Seattle - Broadway located at 1100 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98122, USA. Make reservations online HERE or call the hotel directly at 206.325.1400 ask for the "GEBG Conference" discount and a guest service agent will assist with booking your reservation.

The hotel is a 10 minute walk from The Northwest School. Transportation will be provided from the hotel to the regional meeting and back on Friday.


Other Seattle downtown hotels close to The Northwest School (10-15 min walk).

Hilton Seattle, 6th Avenue Seattle WA

Hotel Theodore, 7th Avenue, Seattle, WA

The Paramount Hotel, Pine St. Seattle, WA

Hotel Max, Stewart, Seattle, WA

Mayflower Park Hotel, Olive way, Seattle, WA

Residence Inn by Marriott Seattle Downtown, Terry Ave, Seattle, WA

Seattle Convention Suites by Metro, Boren Ave, Seattle, WA

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Eastside Prepraratory School & The Northwest School

Seattle, WA 98122

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 30 days before event

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