Congress Program

TENTATIVE Cairo Congress Program

Last update: 2 March 2017

Sunday 22 October 2017
All day Registration Opens for Congress participants.
Executive Meeting (closed meeting)
Evening

Mayor Reception for International Board and invited VIP guests

Monday 23 October 2017
All day Registration
Morning 1st half Orientation: My First Congress
Five Regional Conferences
Morning 2nd half Resolutions Workshop

Constitutions, Regulations and Procedure Manual Amendments Workshop

Lunch
Afternoon Pre-Congress International Board Meeting
Evening

Opening Ceremony and President’s Reception at the foot of Pyramid.

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Morning 1st half

General Assembly, session 1

Parallel Workshops

Coffee Break

Morning 2nd half

Keynote Speech

Panel Session I: “Leaders of the World Empowering Women”

Lunch
Afternoon 1st half

Panel Session II: “Ministerial Session on Support for SDG”

Coffee Break

Afternoon 2nd half

General Assembly, session 2

Parallel Workshops
Evening

Enjoy dinning within 8 restaurants inside Mena House Hotel or go out

Wednesday 25 October 2017
Early morning Young BPW Breakfast with International President

Morning 1st half

General Assembly, session 3

Cultural Activities
Coffee Break

Morning 2nd half

Keynote Speech

Panel Session III:  “Empowering Women in Trade and Industry”

Lunch

Afternoon

General Assembly, session 4
Parallel Workshops

Evening

Buses leave Mena House to venue of Gala Dinner & Award Ceremony

Thursday 26 October 2017
Early morning Young BPW Breakfast Talk

Morning 1st half

General Assembly, session 5
Parallel Workshops
Coffee Break

Morning 2nd half

General Assembly, session 6

  • include the election of International President
Parallel Workshops
Lunch

Afternoon

Panel Session IV:

Coffee Break

Panel Session V:

Evening

Buses leave the hotel for

  • Friends and Fellows Function
  • Young BPW’s Girls Night Out
(separate from full Registration)
Friday 27 October 2017
Morning 1st half

General Assembly Session 8:

  • Including Election of 2017-2020 Executives
Coffee Break
Morning 2nd half

General Assembly Session 9:

  • Wrap up all remaining matters
Lunch
Afternoon 1st half Closing Ceremony
Afternoon 2nd half Post-Congress International Board Meeting
Evening

Farewell Party at Mena House’s Hotel

Saturday 28 October 2017
All day New Executive Meeting & Hand Over Meeting