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Conference Bulletin 4
January 14, 2020 - - - - - - - - - countdown: 20 days
IGNITE your Programming!
Tuesday, February 4th, 1:45-2:45 pm. is the popular IGNITE session.

Designed to expose you to the maximum amount of information poss ible in one-hour, this is a fast-paced visual odyssey.
Get inno vative ideas and program development concepts in tandem with beautiful images from destinations around the world. Take advantage of a unique panel of experts showcasing their very best destination secrets, tips and ideas, without self promotion. After the session, follow-up with any of these presenters in the International Bazaar.

Destinations featured this year: South Africa; Hebrides and Northern Isles of Scotland; Mongolia; Chilean Patagonia; Bhutan; Millennial Market in South Africa; Iceland; Churchill, Manitoba; Spain; Tanzania, Eastern Serengeti; San Miguel de Allende, Mexico; Varanasi, India; Arctic & Antarctica

New this year: A 10-minute Q & A to wrap it up!
BOLD Talks ( B rief O pportunities for L earning D evelopment)
We are proud to bring you these 30-minute plenaries, designed to inspire, educate and engage. Introducing the 2020 BOLD Talks:
Various Headlining Presenters
Opening BOLD Talk & Conference Welcome
Monday, February 3, 6:45-7:45 pm
sponsored by:
Joel Sartore
A Voice for the Voiceless
Tuesday, February 4, 8:45-9:30 am
sponsored by:
Sustainability Panel
Spearheading Sustainability: Duke University Master Students' Project
Tuesday, February 4, 12:50-1:30 pm
sponsored by:
Sree Sreenivasan
What’s New, Good to Know & Worth Your Time in Digital
Wednesday, February 5, 8:45-9:45 am
sponsored by:
Gerry Ellis
Closing BOLD Talk - A Decade of Travel to Discover Ourselves
Thursday, February 6, 8:45-9:45 am
sponsored by:
A Buzz at Your Display Table
At the grand opening of the International Bazaar (Monday, February 3 rd , 7:45–10:00 pm), hosting a Libations Table is a popular and fun way to casually network with new and old colleagues.

Delegates stroll through the Bazaar and enjoy conversation over food, cocktails and desserts at the tabletops of Libation Hosts.

 Any DOS attendee can be a host. More details are here .   
Just three host slots are left, so if you are interested please contact Carole Erickson by January 20, 2020.
Note from the Sustainability Committee

If you are interested in offsetting your airfare emissions for the conference, check out these helpful tips .

Please note that land emissions for the conference have already been offset!
This land portion offset is generously facilitated and funded by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

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