GISF 2022 Autumn Forum – Agenda
GISF 2022 Autumn Forum – Programme
GISF 2022 Autumn Forum – Linktree
GISF’s Autumn Forum, will be taking place in Brussels, Washington, D.C. and virtually on 20th, 21st and 22nd September. We have spread the event over 3 days in response to feedback from the last forum. Day 1 and 2 will be hybrid, day 3 will be fully virtual.
The GISF Autumn Forum is designed to provide an opportunity for GISF Members to learn from one another and engage in deeper discussion and learnings on critical topics related to humanitarian security risk management. Whilst this Forum is is primarily designed for Global and Regional Security Leads, we encourage our members to share this invitation with all relevant colleagues within their organisation.
The theme of GISF’s 2022 Autumn Forum is collaboration.
- Member case study
- Civil-Military Coordination and SRM
- Policy and Procedures Toolbox (repeated on day 2 in the European time zone)
- Context Session: Mexico
- Sharing Resources with Local Partners
- Context Session: Afghanistan
- Working with Different Government Bodies on Crisis Response
- Digital Security
- Advocating for Safe Humanitarian Access
- GISF Priorities going Forward
Dates and Timings:
Dates: Tuesday 20th, Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd September 2022.
|Day 1: Tuesday 20th September | Hybrid|
|In person Brussels||12:45 – 18:00 CEST *|
|In person Washington D.C.||07:45 – 17:30 EDT *|
|Virtual||12:45-17:00 BST / 13:45-18:00 CEST / 08:00-17:30 EDT|
|Day 2: Wednesday 21st September | Hybrid|
|In person Brussels||08:30 – 17:15 CEST|
|In person Washington D.C.||08:00 – 15:00 EDT|
|Virtual||08:00-16:15 BST / 09:00-17:15 CEST / 08:00-15:00 EDT|
|Day 3: Thursday 22nd September | Virtual|
|Virtual||13:00-16:00 BST / 14:00-17:00 CEST / 08:00-11:00 EDT|
*After day 1 of the forum an informal security social will be held at both in person venues.
Please contact Megan email@example.com or Tara firstname.lastname@example.org for any immediate questions.
In Person Specifics
Location: Transforma BXL, Avenue Jules Bordet 13, 1140 Brussels.
Accommodation: The GISF Secretariat will be staying at Gresham Belson Hotel Brussels.
Reception: We will be hosting a small reception after the first day of the forum, at the venue listed above (Transforma Brussels). As in previous years we are also looking at booking an evening meal for after the reception on the first day, we will be in touch about with more information about this in the coming weeks.
Day 1 | Tuesday 20th September: 12:45 – 18:00 CEST
Day 2 | Wednesday 21st September: 08:30 – 17:00 CEST
Day 3 | Thursday 22nd September: Virtual
- Participant Info Pack (Brussels)
- Speaker Guide (Brussels)
Location: Ronald Reagan Building, Pennsylvania Ave., NW Suite 700 Washington, DC 20004
Accommodation: We have reserved a room block at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center, which you can access more information on here (this link will be live until August 22nd). The rooms are available on a first come, first serve basis, so make sure to book in as early as possible.
Reception: Following the first day of the forum, in Washington D.C. we will be hosting a social at Elephant & Castle, Washington D.C. This social will be open to GISF members, prospective members, business partners, affiliates, and network friends. If you would like to invite other colleagues from within the sector, you are welcome to share this interest form.
Day 1 | Tuesday 20th September: 07:45 – 17:30 EDT
Day 2 | Wednesday 21st September: 08:00 – 13:30 EDT
Day 3 | Thursday 22nd September: Virtual
- Participant Info Pack (Washington D.C.)
- COVID-19 info pack (Washington D.C.)
- Speaker Guide (Washington D.C.)
Day 1 | Tuesday 20th September: 12:45-17:00 BST / 13:45-18:00 CEST / 08:00-17:30 EDT
Day 2 | Wednesday 21st September: 08:00-16:00 BST / 09:00-17:00 CEST / 08:00-13:30 EDT
Day 3 | Thursday 22nd September: 13:00-16:00 BST / 14:00-17:00 CEST / 08:00-11:00 EDT
We would like you to have a look at the documents, ‘GISF Forum Rules and Considerations for Virtual Participation’, before joining the Forum.