TOGETHER WE SEE A WORLD WHERE PEOPLE UNITE AND TAKE ACTION TO CREATE LASTING CHANGE ACROSS THE GLOBE IN OUR COMMUNITIES AND IN OURSELVES.
– Rotary International's Vision Statement
WHAT IS ZIC
The Zone 28 & 32 Interact Convention (ZIC) is the first conference of its kind in the Rotary world. Over the course of 4 days, passionate Interactors from across our two zones will join together in Calgary, Alberta to shift the conversation around Rotary Interact. Through interactive sessions and high-profile speakers, we explore topics of resilience, the necessity of youth leadership in our ever-changing world, and the power of collaboration to tackle global issues.
We strongly believe that when Rotary Interact students are able to connect with like-minded leaders and take action to further their leadership skills, they not only have the power to change their respective clubs and communities but also their lives. Our hope is that students leave this conference as better leaders than they were when they entered.
HOW TO GET INVOLVED
ZIC wouldn't be possible without the support of our attendees, volunteers, and donors who make this event possible. Whether you're a prospective delegate, a keen student looking to join an international committee, or a sponsor, there's a place for your lasting contribution with our ZIC Family!
Join Our Team
There's plenty of opportunities for Zone 28 & 32 Rotarians, Rotaractors, and Interactors to volunteer remotely and physically for this event. Check out how you can be involved in one of our five international committees, become a workshop facilitator, or even join our host city welcome crew!
Register As A Participant
ZIC is of the most ambitious and innovative Rotary Interact initiatives occurring in the world presently. We aim to provide students with the expanded leadership and intrapersonal skills they need for life. Join us in building a platform that challenges the perception of Interact at a global level.
Make a monetary or in-kind donation to help us in providing the resources and tools needed for students to achieve their expanded personal and leadership growth. Your contribution leaves an insurmountable impact on communities throughout North America, Bermuda, and Saint Pierre et Miquelon.
ZIC 2022 will be held at The Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre.
Known as Alberta's largest city and the third largest city in Canada, Calgary is also the hub of Rotary International District 5360. It's a beautiful and diverse city at the confluence of the Bow and Elbow rivers with countless skyscrapers.
From October 20th, 2022 to October 23rd, 2022, participants will reside in The Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre. This is where the majority of meals and our innovative programming will occur over the four days. Have no fear though, we will give students an opportunity to tour the city and familiarize themselves with the rich history of Rotary International District 5360 throughout the conference. Fun Fact: this particular Best Western location is Rotarian managed!