What is FIDC?The Faith and International Development Conference (FIDC) brings together students, faculty, practitioners in the field, and others interested in effective, justice-based international development. This year's theme is "Cultivating Community: A Right to Belong". There will be speakers, workshops, representatives of agencies working in the field, and plenty of chances to network! Plenary speakers include:
For more information on the conference:
How Can We Get There?
Where Will We Stay?
If you are a student age 18-25, lodging is provided in the dorms at Calvin College. (You will need to bring your own bedding or sleeping bag.)
For non-students or those over 25, Geneva Campus Ministry will provide alternative accomodations.
Conference Fee: $50 (http://www.calvin.edu/academic/ids/conference)
Transportation with GCM: $95
Food: The conference fee includes dinner on Thursday, breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Friday, and breakfast and lunch on Saturday. You will need to buy or bring meals for the road including Lunch on Thursday and Dinner on Saturday.
You will need to register for the FIDC itself, as well as with Geneva Campus Ministry.
Space is limited, so register as soon as possible!
1. Register with Calvin College for the Faith & International Development Conference.
A. Register for the Festival online at:
2. Register with Geneva Campus Ministry for transportation, alternative lodging (if needed)
and a great time!
A. Click the "Register Now!" Button!
B. Fill out the registration form.
C. Submit payment.
You are not considered registered until payment is complete.
Payment may be made:
Geneva Campus Ministry
120 N. Dubuque St. #104
Iowa City, IA 52245
What is the registration deadline?
You will need to register with Geneva Campus Ministry by Monday, February 3.
What is your cancellation policy?
If you register, but are unable to attend, there are several factors to consider:
1. Fees paid to Geneva Campus Ministry are generally non-refundable, since our costs are fixed.
We will consider a 50% refund only in cases of severe medical or family emergency.
2. If you have registered and paid for the conference itself, those charges are subject to the conference's cancellation policy.
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