2020 Spring Meetings CSO Innovation Fair
The CSO Innovation Fair is an opportunity for CSOs to showcase innovative products, flagship reports, and ground-breaking campaigns that produce improved development outcomes and contribute to a continued dialogue. The CSO Innovation Fair will take place at the MC Atrium on Wednesday, April 15 in the afternoon (TBC). This central location will allow for enhanced interaction, innovation, and networking with WB and IMF staff, CSO participants, and other Spring Meeting participants. This year's Fair theme is Fragility, Conflict & Violence (FCV).
|Step 1||WORD FILE - Proposal form (for drafting)|
| ||Download this Word version of the submission form to work on your proposal offline with your colleagues or network/partners |
|Step 2||ONLINE FORM - Proposal form (for final submission)|
| ||Once your final FCV proposal is ready, pleas submit electronically using this form.All proposals, without exception, must be submitted electronically using the online form above. |
All FCV proposals, without exception, must be submitted electronically using the online form above.
The deadline for submitting a session proposal is Monday, February 17, 2020 at 6pm Washington, D.C. time.
CALL FOR FAIR STAND PROPOSALS
***Please note that this call for proposals for a stand at the Civil Society Innovation Fair is separate from the call for proposals to organize a session at the Civil Society Policy Forum (CSPF).***
We welcome CSO participation from around the world who can showcase innovative work in a visually attractive and compelling manner. We are especially interested in CSOs who have a desire to engage more actively on the ground on development projects and the coordination capacity with other CSOs at the local, national or regional level.
What will be provided [TBC]
- Space of the booth: approximately 3 square meters (32 square feet)
- 1 table and 2 chairs
- A large screen on a stand connected to a laptop with access to the internet
- 450W power outlet
You will have to personalize and decorate your booth with your visual identity, communications materials (infographics, brochures, posters, reports, etc.) and bring one roll-up banner.
We are looking for innovative products, flagship reports, and ground-breaking campaigns on FCV to be on display at the CSO Innovation Fair.
There is no cost to have a stand at the CSO Fair. However, each organization is responsible for the cost of all relevant communication products and bringing them to Washington, D.C. for the Fair.
Next steps and deadline
Complete the Stand Proposal form online by Friday, February 7, 2020.
- Innovation fair will only be open only to those accredited to the 2020 Spring Meetings. No day passes will be issued for guests attending the fair. All participants will have to be registered.
- Registration and participation in the Innovation Fair is free, but please be aware that participants, organizers and hosts are responsible for covering their own travel and accommodation costs. We will update this page with registration details as they become available.