World Conference on Development 2022 | International Orienteering Federation

Wednesday, July 27, 2022 (O-Ring Rest Day), Uppsala, Sweden

Organized by the Global Development Commission (GDC)

The creationtor of the new trading platform

In cooperation and supported by:

Please register for the conference using the online form:

Participation (including lunch) is free for all participants who register before Monday, June 20, 2022. The participation fee for later registration (provided places are still available) is 300 Swedish kronor (in cash on site).

Objective of the conference:
To provide a platform for the networking of people working with recreational orienteering, the development of regional and youth orienteering and for the exchange of best practice

Target audience: For anyone interested in the development of orienteering
The participation of young people is particularly encouraged

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Check-in
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Welcome speech Activities and
9:30 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. Conference 1
9.50 – 10.10 Keynote 2
10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Coffee break
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Presentation of the new CWW website “Connecting worldwide”
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Buffet lunch (offered)

Barcamp with parallel sessions. Please submit your ideas for additional sessions

Session 1 1:30-2:15 p.m. (Draft)

  • Empowering Youth, Japan
  • Mathematics Orienteering, GDC
  • Starter Kit, GDC
  • O-Ringen Academy Experience, Participant
  • Navigation games, USA via video link

Session 2 2:30-3:15 p.m. (Draft)

  • Orienteering in Nepal, How we started orienteering in our country, Nepal
  • Make a simple map, GDC
  • FAMCool, Switzerland
  • YO!CAMP 2019, Czech
  • Hitta ut, Sweden

Session 3 3:30-4:15 p.m. (Draft)

  • Orienteering for the disabled, GDC
  • Navitabi, Japan
  • “Connect Worldwide” Global Exchange Platform, GDC
  • Erasmus plus project, Bulgaria
  • Oepfel Trophy family orienteering course, Switzerland
  • “Cool, awesome and educational”, Sweden

Participants should feel free to change sessions also between periods

4:30 p.m. Plenum
Barbecue / Micro orienteering course / Labyrinth


Please make your own arrangements. Could be a challenge because of the o-ring.

Conference webpage:

Contact with the organizers: [email protected]

Dino J. Dotson