Global Brigades Events

In order to celebrate #GB365, Global Brigades hosts year round engagement events to connect those interested in learning more about Global Brigades, current staff and volunteers, and GB alumni through national conferences, regional conferences, and leadership institutes. We hope to see you soon!

National Conferences

Learn more about the national conferences that are hosted around the world by Global Brigades USA, Global Brigades Germany, and Global Brigades United Kingdom. Each national conference brings together students, staff, board members, and alumni to discuss important program impact, challenges, and exciting new updates. National Student Leadership Conferences are reserved for Campus Chairpersons, Chapter Leaders, and aspiring new Chapter Leaders.

University of California, Irvine | July 27, 2019

The 12th annual USA & Canada National SLC will take place on Saturday, July 27, 2019 at the University of California, Irvine. Learn more.

GB Germany Leadership Day | May 25th, 2019

The 11th annual GB Germany Leadership Day will take place on May 25th, 2019 at the Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek (University and State Library). Learn more. 

St George's University of London | October 12, 2019

The 9th annual European National SLC will take place on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the St George’s University of London. Learn more and register here.

Regional Conferences

Register for an upcoming GB Student Leadership Conference in your region. Regional SLCs bring together staff and students from several universities to discuss best practices, problem solve, and learn about exciting updates. Don’t see one in your area? Email nicole.jollimore@globalbrigades.org to learn more about how you can host an SLC!

Dalhousie University | January 12th, 2019

The 7th annual East Coast SLC will take place on Saturday, Jan 12th, 2019 at Dalhousie University. To learn more, visit the conference webpage.

McMaster University | January 19th, 2019

The 3rd annual Central Canada SLC will take place on Saturday, Jan 19th, 2019 at McMaster University. To learn more, visit the conference webpage.

University of Pittsburgh | February 17th, 2019

The 3rd annual Global Engagement SLC will take place on Sunday, February 17th, 2019 at University of Pittsburgh. To learn more, visit the conference webpage.

University of Birmingham | February 23rd, 2019

The 2nd annual regional UK SLC will take place on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at University of Birmingham. To learn more, visit the conference page.

University of Toledo | March 30th, 2019

The 2nd annual University of Toledo SLC will take place on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at the University of Toledo. To learn more, visit the conference page.

Indiana University | April 6th, 2019

The IU regional SLC will take place on Saturday April 6th at Indiana University. To learn more, visit the conference page.

Boston University | April 13th, 2019

The 3rd annual Northeast SLC will take place on Saturday April 13th at Boston University. To learn more, visit the conference page.

St Louis University | April 27th, 2019

The Saint Louis University Regional SLC will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the University of Toledo. To learn more, visit the conference page.

Global Leadership Institutes

Attending our Leadership Institute is your chance to experience a life changing opportunity abroad that will deepen your understanding of international development. Your journey won’t stop there! After getting a behind the scenes look at our programs, you will return home as an equipped leader with resources to grow the Global Brigades movement on your campus.

Ghana | April 14-20, 2019

To learn more about this opportunity and/or apply, visit the leadership institutes webpage.

Honduras | July 7-13, 2019

To learn more about this opportunity and/or apply, visit the leadership institutes webpage.

Honduras | July 14-20, 2019

To learn more about this opportunity and/or apply, visit the leadership institutes webpage.

Panama | August 4-10, 2019

To learn more about this opportunity and/or apply, visit the leadership institutes webpage.

Ghana | August 11-17, 2019

To learn more about this opportunity and/or apply, visit the leadership institutes webpage.

For questions regarding events with Global Brigades, contact Nicole Jollimore, Volunteer Engagement Manager, at nicole.jollimore@globalbrigades.org.