Calendar of Conferences, Workshops and Seminars Outside North America

The conferences and workshops listed here are single events sponsored by many different organizations, arranged by date. To be included, a program must offer substantial volunteer management content and be open for registration to the public. If you want to find a specific location, please use the keyword search -- but do consider traveling to meet new colleagues while you increase your skills!

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04/18/2016 to 05/29/2016
United Kingdom - but as it is online, geographic location does not matter
No
Organizational Sponsor: Rob Jackson Consulting, Ltd.

Tutored by Rob Jackson and Sue Jones, this unique online course for newcomers to volunteer management offers 6 weeks of part-time learning (2 - 3 hours per week on average), self-paced and tightly focused (to suit busy people). You can take part from home or your workplace, at any time of the day. You are supplied with an especially written 180+ page reference book, you'll have interesting activities to complete each week to help your understanding, plus you get to see what your tutor and other course members think about management approaches and solutions. 

Online Only

Australia

04/06/2016 to 04/08/2016
Canberra, ACT
No
Organizational Sponsor: Volunteering Australia

With the theme of "Building the Future," the 16th National Volunteering Conference is "the principal Australian forum for not for profit leaders, volunteer managers and policy contributors to come together and build knowledge, innovation, networks and leadership to advance volunteering." Range of keynotes, workshops, and networking activities.

On-site Only

India

04/17/2016
Chennai, Tamilnadu
No
Organizational Sponsor: Bhumi & AID India

VolCon is a national conference that focuses on promoting volunteerism among individuals and encourages volunteerism as a way of life. The second edition of Volcon is scheduled for April 2016. VolCon will bring together individuals from schools, colleges, corporations and non-profit organisations to share their inspiring stories, learning and experiences on volunteering across different spheres of lives. It will also provide insight into some of the best volunteer movements that have emerged within modern India.

On-site Only

United Kingdom

02/26/2016
London, UK
No
Organizational Sponsor: NCVO

Learn to develop strategies for effectively influencing others, in order that they understand and become supportive of volunteer engagement. New one-day course taught by Rob Jackson of Rob Jackson Consulting Ltd.

On-site Only
04/18/2016
London
No
Organizational Sponsor: NCVO

Theme: "Creating the Future for Voluntary Action." Over 500 voluntary sector leaders will come together to consider how charities have changed and what we need to do to set the agenda for tomorrow’s voluntary sector.

On-site Only
09/08/2016 to 09/09/2016
Nottingham
No
Organizational Sponsor: NCVO, IVR and VSSN

Annual event for UK and international researchers on volunteering and the voluntary sector.

On-site Only
10/19/2016
London, England
No
Organizational Sponsor: AVM

Annual event convening volunteer managers across England for a day of learning and exchange. Keynotes by Sir Stephen Bubb, Chief Executive of the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisations, and Julie Bentley, Chief Executive of Girlguiding. Workshops on Volunteers and the Law, research on volunteer management, more.

On-site Only