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Convention attendees


Prepare to be entertained, inspired, and energized by the lineup of activities at the São Paulo convention. For a complete list of events, download the program book. Here are some of the highlights. 

Event Date
WASRAG World Water Summit 7

Share your passion for water, sanitation, and hygiene education projects with others and learn from experts in the field during this year’s World Water Summit. Learn more

Thursday, 4 June
International Institute

Current, incoming, and past RI officers will come together to share ideas and renew friendships. Learn more

Thursday-Friday, 4-5 June (Welcome reception on Wednesday, 3 June)
Rotary Peace Symposium

Join Rotary Peace Fellows, alumni, and Rotary members for this special two-day event. Learn more

Thursday-Friday, 4-5 June
Rotaract Preconvention

Celebrate Rotaract with members from around the world who share your passion for creating positive change. Join friends, share ideas, and make connections. Learn more

Thursday-Friday, 4-5 June
Youth Exchange Officers Preconvention

Rotary members involved in the Rotary Youth Exchange program join friends, share ideas, and make connections for future exchanges. Learn more

Thursday-Friday, 4-5 June (Welcome reception on Wednesday, 3 June)
Opening plenary

Kick off your convention by attending one of two opening plenaries, featuring entertainment and the Rotary Parade of Flags.

Saturday, 6 June
HOC event: Rotary’s Carnival

Experience a typical Brazilian Carnival party, complete with a samba school parade. Purchase tickets

Saturday, 6 June
Plenary session 2  Sunday, 7 June
HOC event: Conductor João Carlos Martins & Vai-Vai Percussionists concert

Enjoy a concert that mixes the beauty and sophistication of classical music with the Brazilian flavor and rhythm of Carnival. Purchase tickets

Sunday, 7 June
Plenary session 3  Monday, 8 June
Plenary session 4  Tuesday, 9 June
Closing plenary

The convention comes to a close with an acceptance speech from the president-nominee and with the president-elect sharing his vision for the coming year. Closing entertainment.

Tuesday, 9 June