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2021 Regional Conference Meet-ups


Here is an update on what we've got currently in the works. Please reach out to the local organizers if you want to help an existing effort or reach out to to discuss starting your own. And remember, meet-ups don't have to be formal events. Grab a cup of coffee with a colleague, or jump on zoom with a couple like-minded practitioners, and talk about how IFVP can be of more support to you and what you can offer to support other members.

East Coast United States hosted by Rachel Thompson and Brian Tarallo of NOVA Scribes 
They hosting a 1.5 day in person event with up to 100 participants in an open space concept. The focus will really be around connection and "rekindling". Registration is open! Purchase tickets here




Bay Area United States hosted by Trent Wakenight of The Grove Consultants, and Leslie Salmon-Zhu
This San Francisco Bay Area event is focused on linking together Bay Area practitioners. Offerings may include both in-person and virtual options, and a one-day event. There are openings for planning team members, event advisors, and presenters. Contact Leslie and Trent to join in!




Latinoamérica hosted by Reilly Dow and Carlo Gilmar
The team has planned a virtual meeting entirely in Spanish and welcomes all Spanish speakers. More information on the meetup can be found here.




Canada hosted by Laura Hanek 
A short and sweet virtual meet up for those located in Canada! Event is limited to 50 people online. Sign up here.




Africa hosted by Lita Currie
The Africa contingent of the IFVP is making good progress! They will feature speakers like Ben Crothers, Sam Bradd, Brandy Agerbeck and Martin Haussman and will host a online networking event for visual practitioners. Their session will be virtual. Registration is open! Purchase tickets here.




Asia - A one-day virtual event will be held on October 23 to connect visual practitioners.
More information to come with participating countries Viet Nam, Philippines, Japan, and South Korea.
 More Information Here




Viet Nam National Session hosted by Chun Lee and Tul Lekutai
The Vietnamese sketchnote group with meet virtually and will feature various visual practitioners from around the world to speak and teach.
Visit here more information and registration.



China hosted by Phil Guo and a team of volunteers
The China IFVP team has opened registration for their live, in-person/hybrid conference. China will also feature various visual practitioners who are leaders in the field as well.

Scan the QR code for registration information.



More to come. We are in talks with a few other groups who want to a host a local meet-up and we will announce it soon. Again, if YOU are keen to host a meet up in your region, reach out to