Global Connect


November 27, 2019

The Hold My Spot application to participate in the Crime Congress as a Global Connect delegate opens.

December 31, 2019

Ancillary Session Applications Close.

NOTE: The Host Nation altered Ancillary options and deadlines.
This deadline is firm.

January 6, 2020

Strategy Sessions start. These one-on-one sessions are set to customize the Kyoto goals for those with reserved spots. Planning includes speaking engagement, use of exhibit space, private introductions and more.

 January 31, 2020

Final day to join the Global Connect Delegation. 

February 1, 2020

Private Slack Group starts to facilitate Global Connect cohort communications. 

 February 10, 2020

Registration with the UN’s Office of Drugs and Crime — the Secretariat of the Congress.

 February 10, 2020

Orientation Series begins. Six live weekly online sessions will be held to provide orientation and touch-points for those joining us in Kyoto. 

March, 2020

Weekly online sessions can continue to facilitate preparations as needed.

 April 18 – 28, 2020

Depart for Global Connect and the 2020 Crime Congress in Kyoto, Japan.

May, 2020

Outcomes and recommendations from the “United Nations Unlocked” strategy sprint are compiled and distributed to 193 Nations UN Missions (and any others you may identify).