MUNPlanet members, if you are interested in attending this year's GIYC, you'll find the Q&A bellow most useful. If you have any other questions, start the thread in the comment section below, or contact the organizers directly via email provided at the bottom.
MUNPlanet: When and where will Model GIYC 2016 conference happen?
The conference will be in Brisbane, Australia – the third most populous city in Australia.
MUNPlanet:How much is the conference fee for Model GIYC 2016?
$650AUD, which includes all accommodation, food, transportation and activity costs for the conference. However, it does not cover flight or visa costs.
MUNPlanet: How many participants will be at Model GIYC 2016 conferences?
There will be 40 international delegates and 20 domestic delegates from Australia.
MUNPlanet: How long will Model GIYC 2016 conferences be?
The conference takes place from January 10th to January 16th, so a week in total.
MUNPlanet: Is accommodation included in the conference fee? If not, what are my accommodation options?
Yes it is. We find it is a great way for delegates to form friendships with each other.
MUNPlanet: To what airport should I fly to when coming to Model GIYC 2016?
Delegates should fly into Brisbane Airport. We arrange airport pickups for delegates on the 10th of January.
MUNPlanet: What does Model GIYC 2016 Schedule look like?
Day 1 is the opening ceremony, followed by four days of workshops, sight-seeing, company visits and a startup competition. The last day will be spent at the Gold Coast visiting the famous Australian tourist destination. For a full agenda, see here: 509 Bandwidth Limit Exceeded
MUNPlanet: What are 3 MUST SEE places in Brisbane?
Lone Pine, which has the kangaroos and koalas Australia is famous for.
City Botanic Gardens, a famous botanical garden in the city centre.
South Bank Parklands, the destination for the famous World Expo 88.
We will be visiting all three destinations during GIYC!
MUNPlanet: What is the local currency?
The local currency is Australian Dollars, or AUD.
MUNPlanet: What is the application deadline for Model GIYC 2016?
The deadline to apply is November 30, 2015. However, applications are on a rolling basis so delegates should apply as soon as possible! There are only a few spots remaining.
MUNPlanet: How do I apply to GIYC 2016?
Apply directly through this link! Registration Form
MUNPlanet: How do I learn more about the conferences?
You can also tweet us or instagram us at @GIYC2016.
If you have any direct questions, you can send them to firstname.lastname@example.org
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