Global Development Conference 2022

Wednesday, July 27, 2022 (Rest day of O-ringen), Uppsala, Sweden

Organized by Global Development Commission (GDC)

The creator of the new exchange platform


In cooperation and supported by: 


Please register for the conference via the online form: 

Participation (incl. Lunch) is free of charge for all participants who register themselves before Monday June, 20 2022. Participation fee for later registration (provided places are still available) is 300 swedish crowns (cash on place).

Aim of the conference:
To provide a platform for networking of people working with recreational orienteering, regional and youth orienteering development and for best practice exchange

Target audience: For anyone interested in orienteering development
Participation of young people is especially encouraged

8:30 – 9:00            Check in
9:00 – 9:30            Welcome Speech CDC Activities and
9:30 – 9:50            Keynote 1
9.50 – 10.10          Keynote 2
10:30 – 11:15       Coffee break
11:15 – 12:00       Presentation of the new website CWW “Connecting worldwide”
12:00 – 13:30       Buffet lunch (offered)

Barcamp with parallel sessions. Please submit your ideas for additional sessions

Session 1 13.30-14.15 (Draft)

  • Empower young people, Japan
  • Orienteering in math,GDC
  • Start up kit, GDC
  • Experience O-Ringen Academy, Participant
  • Navigation games, USA  by videolink

Session 2 14.30-15.15 (Draft)

  • Orienteering in Nepal, How we started orienteering in our country, Nepal
  • Make a simple map, GDC
  • FAMCool, Switzerland
  • YO!CAMP 2019, Czech
  • Hitta ut, Sweden

Session 3 15.30-16.15 (Draft)

  • Orienteering for Disabled,GDC
  • Navitabi, Japan
  • Global Exchange Platform “Connecting worldwide”, GDC
  • Erasmus plus Project, Bulgaria
  • Family orienteering Oepfel trophy, Switzerland
  • “Cool, Awesome and Educational”, Sweden

Participants shall feel free to change sessions also in-between times

16.30 Plenum
Barbecue / Micro orienteering / Maze


Please make arrangements yourself. This might be a challenge because of O-ringen.

Conference webpage: 

Contact to organizers: [email protected]