The Assistant Governor training seminar welcomes all former, current and incoming AGs and DGs as well as Rotarians interested in becoming AGs or supporting AGs in their Rotary actions.  The Seminar provides an opportunity to discuss the role of an AG as effective member of DG’s leadership team, as trainer of Rotary’s new strategic plan and supporter of clubs helping these to become stronger and more active.  

Assistant Governor Training Seminar Program

Thursday September 10th
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:15 Joint session for all seminars with important highlights about membership, PR and The Rotary Foundation
14:15 – 14:30 to the seminar room
14.30 – 15.30 Session 1: Chair Jan Andersin and Trainer Tarmo Kokkola
Short introduction to Rotary
Service above self
: What is expected of an Assistant Governor

Subjects for discussion:
Is prioritizing needed, how are the emphasis on current tasks?
What is/should be the message (to clubs from DG) 2021-2022
How can AGs help to convert RI Strategic Plan into District Strategy/Leadership Plan and Club Action Plan?
15.30 – 16.00 Coffee break
16.00 – 17.00 Session 2
Tasks of AG (before, during and after Rotary year)

Subjects for discussion:
Communication with (different) DGs, clubs and other AGs
View of AG Tarmo: practical view of the past – After 1 year as AG – what to expect and some advice
View of PAG Jan: practical view of the past – MyRotary; setting the goals to RCC
Friday September 11th
9:00 – 12.15 Session 3
9:00 – 9:10 Visit by RIP Holger and Susanne Knaack, RID Virpi and Matti Honkala
9:10 – 10:30 How can Assistant Governors promote membership development in the district and in clubs?
– short introduction and workshop
10:30-10:45 Break
10:45 – 12:15 Session 4
10:45 – 12:00 Tasks of AG (before, during and after Rotary year):
Communicate club’s strengths, weaknesses, and progress toward goals to the governor

Subject for discussion:
How can this communication be achieved?
Analysis of clubs, Developing of goals, Action planning, Evaluating progress
Open discussion on topics above
12:00 – 12:15 Institute Chair Leila Risteli: Certificates and thank you!