The Global Savings Groups Conference is a biennial event that engages a large and diverse community of stakeholders, develops and promotes improved standards of practice, mobilizes knowledge, strengthens partnerships and alliances, and creates opportunities for cross-organizational learning.
The SEEP Network invites all Savings Groups (SG) practitioners to submit a proposal for one of its dynamic peer learning sessions across the four conference tracks by 10November, and provide thought leadership on critical issues that impact SEEP’s work.
Systemic Approaches to Increase Scale, Sustainability, and Impact;
Access to Formal Financial Services;
Expanding Outreach to More Vulnerable and Diverse Populations;
Savings Groups and Gender-transformative Initiatives.
25 September: Launch of Call for Proposals
Mid-October: Registration Opens
10 November: Deadline for proposal submissions
10 November - 15 December: Review of proposal submissions
20 December: Notification of proposal acceptance or rejection
5 January: 2017 Special Registration Rate Ends
15 February: Deadline to confirm all session speakers. Headshots and bios (100 words or less) due to [email protected]org
31 March: Early Bird Registration Deadline for Session Participants
6 April: Notification of session time and location
7 May: Final presentations, session materials, and any special A/V requests due