The Arctic Conference is an exciting, fast-paced, crisis-scenario simulation! Delegates will be assigned to their roles on the morning of the conference and will be provided with a comprehensive topic guide and a description of their key objectives & information for their role. Delegates will then be provided with a 30 minute preparation block before the start of committee.
Below is a brief Q & A to help you learn a little more about the event:
What is the topic? TBA
Will students participate in pairs? Yes!
When will delegates find out their countries? Once delegates arrive at the conference they will be assigned a country and be given a half-hour to prepare their country positions and opening statements.
Is this a middle or high school conference? This conference is open to both middle school students, grades 6-8.
Will lunch be provided? Yes!
Are there position papers? No – not for this conference.
My school doesn’t have a Model UN team, but I’d like to attend…are independent teams invited? Yes! Independent teams and independent delegates are welcome to attend. Parent advisors welcome!
What is the cost of registration? The cost of attendance is $69/delegate, as well as a $100 team fee. If you attend a Title 1 qualifying school you may request a reduced delegate fee of $29/delegate.
What is the refund policy? All payment is due by the final delegate count deadline. Delegate refunds will not be provided after the final delegate count due date.
Looking for additional resources? Check out our FAQ here!
We hope to see you there! Please contact Victoria Livingston, Education Program Manager at [email protected] with further questions.