Rotaract Program

February 8, 2020
Room: Los Angeles 2

Make New Friends, Develop Leadership, Connect Globally

Have Fun, Food, and  Make a Difference

Seven Rotary Districts are hosting training for the incoming  presidents and GUESS WHAT? ROTARACTORS ARE INVITED.

Districts are sponsoring the youth ages 18-30 to join the training.

You only pay parking and enjoy the day.

Call your District Governor-Elects – Just give your name!

Event Flyer

This is the first time Rotaract leadership has been officially invited to participate in PETS and you will be part of our developing history. Take advantage of the opportunity to learn a new approach to decision-making while networking with peers. Learn about the latest changes to the relationship between Rotaract and Rotary International.  Find innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges while developing leadership skills and networking with Rotaract and Rotary leaders from Arizona, California and Nevada. Meet and interact with Rotary International President-Elect, Holger Knack. Find out about what is planned for your Rotary District in the coming year.    By attending the Rotaract session, you will be on the cutting edge; knowledgeable about the potential that developing changes offer us to address major issues locally and around the world.

Agenda for the Day

9:00 AM – 11:10     

Rotaract Think Tank Session – Mitty Chang with Rotary and Rotaract facilitators

Fueled by “Design Thinking”, this collaborative session will combine the minds of passionate Rotaract leaders and Rotaract Champions to develop innovative ideas for growing Rotaract while strengthening the bond between Rotary and Rotaract Clubs. A variety of Rotaract issues will be addressed while giving everyone the opportunity to learn a successful and effective collaborative process for quick, effective decision-making and timely implementation.

11:10 – 11:30    

Changes to the relationship – Erika Emerick, Rotary International Youth Services/ Interact Program Specialist.

Learn about the latest changes taking place with Rotary International and Rotaract. What are the implications for local Rotary and Rotaract Clubs.

11:30 AM – 12:00

Q and A with the team followed by closing thoughts and vision for the future

12:00 – 1:30       Lunch, General Session1, Keynote Speaker

1:30 – 2:00         Vendors and pictures

2:00 – 5:00         District training rooms – interaction with Club Presidents-elect, the District Governors-elect and visiting Rotary  International   VIPs

Workshop Leaders.

Mitty Chang
Workshop Leader
Entrepreneur. Business Owner. Professional Speaker. World Traveler. Rotarian. Rotaractor. Mitty built his first website in the fourth grade, and joined the Rotary family as an Interactor when he was 14 years old. Mitty has started two Rotaract Clubs, Big West Rotaract MDIO, and the Rotary eClub of Silicon Valley. Mitty has served as Past Club President, Past Chair of the Rotary International Rotaract and Interact Committee, as an Assistant Rotary Coordinator, Past Assistant Public Image Coordinator, and other leadership roles. Mitty has spoken to Rotarians around the world at District Conferences, International Conventions, International Assembly, Zone Institutes, and everywhere in-between on membership best practices and on how to attract young professionals into Rotary. Mitty is currently the CEO and President at Candeavor, a digital marketing and web development agency based in the San Francisco bay area. In his free time he loves food adventuring and traveling; having traveled to over 30 countries across 6 continents.
Meet Mitty
Ericka Emerick
Jessie Case
DRR D5340