Programme

All events will take place in the Hotel

Friday 05/05/23 Afternoon and Evening

Activity Time Venue
Registration Open 13:00 Foyer
Lions Shop Open 13:00 Classics
Exhibition Centre Open 13:00 Classics
Registration Closes 18:00 Foyer
Lions Shop Closes 18:00 Classics
Welcome Dinner - Bar Open 18:30 Grandstand Suite - Bar
Welcome Dinner - Open for Seating 19:00 Grandstand Suite
Welcome Dinner - Start 19:30 Grandstand Suite
Carriages 22:00  

Saturday 06/05/23 Morning

Activity Time Venue
Registration Open 08:00 Foyer
Lions Shop Open 08:00 Classics
Convention Hall open for Seating 08:45 Grandstand Suite
Convention Call to Order 09:15 Grandstand Suite
Receive International Guest    
National Anthems and Flag Ceremony    
Council Chair Welcome Address    
Service of Remembrance    
Convention Opens    
Address by International Guest    
MD105 and Service Projects    
Coffee / Tea Break / Partner & Guest Departure / Local Attractions 10:20 Grandstand Suite - Foyer (Tokens Only)
Convention Reconvenes 10:40 Grandstand Suite
Attendance Update    
Minute of 70th MD 105 Convention    
MD Officers Reports    
Global Action Team    
Services / Membership / Leadership    
Secretary / Treasurer    
International / Communications / Youth Portfolios    
Resolutions    
Voting 12:15 Grandstand Suite on Exit
Lunch 12:15 Grab Bags in Grandstand Suite - Foyer

Saturday 06/05/23 Afternoon and Evening

Activity Time Venue
Convention Reconvenes 13:15 Grandstand Suite
Resolutions    
Lions Passion - A Celebration of Our Successes    
Membership, New Voices & Symposium Impact    
Question and Answers Session    
Updates on LCIF / New Voices / Key Programmes    
Lions / Our Partnerships    
International Presidents Awards    
International Visitors - Address    
Convention Day 1 Close 16:20  
Lions Shop Closes 17:00 Classics
Gala Dinner - Bar Open 18:30 Grandstand Suite - Bar
Gala Dinner - Open for Seating 19:00 Grandstand Suite
Gala Dinner - Start 19:30 Grandstand Suite
Gala Dinner - Entertainment 21:15  
Carriages 23:30  

Sunday 07/05/23

Activity Time Venue
Hall open for seating 09:00 Mercian Room
Convention Call to Order 09:30 Mercian Room
Receive International Guest and Top Table    
Receive Council Chair Alastair Joel    
Receive Council of Governors 2022/23    
Receive Council Chair Elect     
Receive Council of Governors Elect 2023/24    
Peace Poster and Peace Essay    
Bert mason Memorial Trophy    
MD Competition Awards    
2024 MD and International Convention    
Closing Remarks    
Convention Day 2 Close 12:00  
PDGs Meeting 12:25 TBA
International Convention - Boston - Update 13:15 TBA

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