Nordic Gathering 2019
WHAT: Weekend residential for chapters and groups in the nordic network
WHEN: Thursday the 22nd to Sunday the 25th of August 2019
WHERE: Kolmårdens Bed & Breakfast, Marmorbrukets Herrgård
REGISTRATION (Deadline Monday the 8th of July at 23.59)
WHO: All Rethinkers in the Nordic Region
Rethinking Economics is excited to give all local chapters/groups and board members in the Nordic region the chance to apply to the first Nordic Weekend-Away in Kolmården, near Norrköping in Sweden.
Thursday the 22nd of August, 2 pm
Arrival from 2 pm and onward
‘Lets get to know each other’ activities, dinner and socializing
Friday the 23rd to Saturday the 24th of August
Socializing, swimming, conversations and good food
Sunday the 25th of August till 3 pm
Departure from 3 pm and onward
The weekend residential takes place from Thursday the 22nd until Sunday the 25th of August. Applications to attend are open to anyone who is an active members organised in a Rethinking Economics group in the Nordics – or anyone who would like to become more involved with the Rethinking Economics Nordic Network.
Together we stand stronger! This weekend is a key step towards deeper collaboration between the network groups and members in the Nordic countries. You will get to know Rethinkers’ from across our borders, share experiences and learn about how we can keep building a stronger network and movement.
There’ll be a range of workshops, talks, and discussions all designed to enhance the campaign at your university – and to give you a say over what the Rethinking Economics Nordic Network should be focusing on.
We plan for space and room to socialize and connect with other participants while exploring the wonderful area surrounding the venue. We will be sharing nice meals, swim in the sea and enjoy long summer nights.
Rethinking Economics will provide for all meals and accommodation on the weekend. A travel grant will be available to cover travel costs for all those that require it. Rethinking Economics is committed ensuring that no-one is prevented from attending the Nordic Gathering due to their financial circumstances.
**The final deadline for applicants is Monday 1st of July.**
Please apply as soon as possible so we can confirm attendance numbers! Successful candidates will be confirmed from 3rd of July. There is a limited number of spots and we will prioritize applicants that commit themselves to staying the whole weekend. At least two spots will be allocated to each group depending on the size of the group. We will do our best to ensure all groups and countries are represented.
A more detailed programme will be sent to you within a couple of weeks.