10 November Deadline: Call for Proposals for Global Savings Groups Conference 2018

24 Oct 2017

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 10 November, and provide thought leadership on critical issues that impact SEEP’s work.

  1. Systemic Approaches to Increase Scale, Sustainability, and Impact;
  2. Access to Formal Financial Services;
  3. Expanding Outreach to More Vulnerable and Diverse Populations;
  4. Savings Groups and Gender-transformative Initiatives.

Key Dates:

  • 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
Request for Proposals