JCI South Summerfest 2013
JCI Portsmouth is proud to be hosting this year’s JCI Southern Regional Event, JCI South Summerfest 2013!
This is a fantastic opportunity to bring together JCI Members from across the southern region, in an event that will inspire and motivate us all to take action in our local, national and international organisation.
It is a full day, with some fantastic training, delivered by some of the best trainers we have within JCI, including of course, this year’s National President, Emma Eastwood!
The event includes all your training, lunch and refreshments - FREE to all JCI Members!
This is an event not to be missed, but places are restricted, so please book now to avoid any disappointment! We look forward to welcoming you to The Waterfront City for the 2013 JCI South Summerfest!
During the event, we will be collecting items to raise money for our local charity The Rainbow Centre. Please bring along items to donate. In particular, we need:
Ladies clothing (especially evening wear!)
Household goods and ornaments
Bridal gowns and bridesmaid dresses
Books and CDs & DVDs
Games and puzzles
Children’s clothing & toys
The Personal Development
9.00am – Registration at Spithead Resource Centre
9.30am – Welcome from Emma Eastwood & Drew Charman
10.15am – Public Speaking Training from Sarah Beckwith – JCI London
12.15pm – Lunch
1.00pm – Public Speaking in Practise
2.30pm – JCI Impact delivered by Soraya Bowen, Emma Eastwood & Drew Charman
5.30pm – Finish
For those of you staying over in Portsmouth, we have arranged a fantastic meal at Ashby’s Gastropub & Restaurant, in the heart of Southsea, with lots of surrounding nightlife for those JCI Members who like to party into the early hours!
There is a set menu at two courses for £15 or three courses for £19.
* Special JCI Offer:
Ashby’s Boutique Hotel - Bed & Breakfast, Double Room, Two People Sharing - £75. Please call Julian on 023 9282 3497 to book a room. Please mention JCI Portsmouth to get the discounted rate!
* For other local options please see this link:
* Other local hotels include:
IBIS Budget (formerly ETAP) 15 min walk / 0.9mile from training venue
IBIS Portsmouth Centre (Winston Churchill Avenue) 11 min walk / 0.5mile
Holiday Inn Portsmouth (Pembroke Road Southsea) 20 min walk / 1 mile
For those wanting to stay a little longer, here's whats on in the area.
The training venue (Spithead Resource Centre, Montgomerie Road, Southsea, PO5 1EB) is a 10 minute walk from Fratton train station.
Pay and display car parking is available via the adjacent Bradford Road car park. For Sat-Nav users please use PO5 1AA.
Spithead Resource Centre, Montgomerie Road, Southsea, PO5 1EB
When & Where
Junior Chamber International (JCI) is the leading network to belong to if you want to develop your skills, expand your experiences and have fun at the same time.
JCI is an opportunity to further your personal development while making a real difference in your community. You can also get involved in projects, organise events, attend training and business events.
Network and make new friends - each event, business visit and training session is a networking opportunity for you. JCI is perfect if you are new to the area and want to widen your social circle and meet new friends. JCI always welcomes new young professionals to join the organisation. So if you are looking for an educational and social network JCI is the place for you!
JCI offers you the opportunity to do things that will make a difference for yourself and society such as:
- - Broaden your network of contacts
- - Sharpen your skills and improve your CV
- - network with other young professionals (business skills)
- - increase your confidence in public speaking and debating (professional skills)
- - support your local community and charitable projects (CSR and project management)
- - take on a local, national or international role on a council team (management and leadership skills)
- - travel to events locally, nationally and internationally
- - make new friends and have fun!
Our membership is diverse, from start-up entrepreneurs to people working in blue chip companies, non-profit organisations, students and charities. JCI members come from all walks of life and from all around the world. They are united in one common aim: to challenge and develop themselves.
Find out more about how you can get involved with JCI Portsmouth.