Conference Schedule

Please note the following schedule is tentative and will change slightly as we refine the program. Keep an eye on this space to stay updated.

Thursday, 12 March:


  • Schools arrive to Singapore, meet & greet (Stamford Staff)
  • Receive Welcome Packs
  • Evening on your own (Dinner not provided)
  • If staying on campus, some ideas will be provided of where to have dinner

Friday, 13 March:

7:30am – Breakfast for students staying on campus (Hotel & ACS? will eat at hotel)
8:30am – Check in – all schools arrive (Adams Cafeteria)
9:00am – Welcome (Reagan Theater)
9:30am – Keynote Speaker #1 – Librery Organization (Reagan Theater)
10:30am – Logistical information for Local Singapore Activities *Pre-conference sign up (Reagan Theater)
10:45am – 1:30pm – Local Singapore Activities with packed lunch and snacks (around Singapore)
1:30pm – Back to Stamford Campus – meet with your own school, reconnect at Stamford Yard / Adams Cafeteria
2:00pm – Keynote Speaker #2 – Pandoo Foundation (Reagan Theater)
3:00pm – Break and snacks (Adams Cafeteria)
3:15pm – GANGs (Stamford Yard) *Pre-conference sign up
4:30pm – Afternoon activities
6pm – Dinner “World Bank-quet” – Celebrity Chef: Emmanuel Stroobant (Adams Cafeteria)
7:30pm – Evening Activity
8:30pm – Reconnect – Reflection, what to expect Day 2 (Reagan Theater)
9:00pm – Leave for Accommodation (On campus/hotel/ACS)

Saturday, 14 March:

8:00am – Breakfast for students staying on campus (Hotel & ACS will eat at hotel)
8:45am – Quick welcome – what to expect (Reagan Theater)
9:00am – Keynote Speaker #3 – Spencer West (Reagan Theater)
10:15am – Break and snacks (Adams Cafeteria)
10:30am – 12:30pm – Workshops on campus – 2 x 45 min sessions (Various locations) *Preconference sign up
12:30pm -1:45pm – Thoughts/Reflections (Stamford Yard)
1:00pm – Lunch – above activities run through lunch time (Adams Cafeteria)
2:00pm – Keynote Speaker #4 – Salva Dut (Water for South Sudan) (Reagan Theater)
4:00pm – Reflection (Stamford Yard)
4:45pm – “We will…” Statement Presentations – each school (Reagan Theater)
6:00pm – Dinner“Singapore Hawker”– Celebrity Chef: Emmanuel Stroobant – (Adams Cafeteria)
7:30pm – Closing Ceremony (Reagan Theater)
9:00pm –  Leave for Accommodation (On campus/hotel/ACS)

Sunday, 15 March


  • Schools leave
  • Breakfast for on campus students 8:00am
  • Move to hotel if staying on campus