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2023 Regional Advisory Committee Virtual Offerings
Thursday, March 30, 2023
Category: Annual Conference

Ombuds as Change Agents around the World

30 March 2023 | Various Times Across Time Zones

Aligned with the theme of the 18th Annual IOA Conference, the International Outreach Committee and Regional Advisory Boards are offering a day of pre-conference sessions open to all ombuds and aspiring ombuds. These sessions offer an opportunity to explore the challenges and opportunities of Ombuds work in Europe, Latin America, Asia Pacific, and Africa. 


  • Each regional will offer a panel, facilitated discussion, and/or presentation, as well as an opportunity for attendees to share their own experiences and ask questions.
  • Sessions will vary from 1-2 hours. All sessions will be held on Zoom. 
  • All times are provided in local time of the region and Pacific Time.
  • Registration is free and open to anyone interested in attending!
  • Please register online to access the zoom links to join the meetings. IOA membership is not required.


Local Time

Pacific Time

Latin America & the Caribbean 4:00–5:45 PM (Sao Paolo) 12:00–1:45 PM PT
Asia Pacific   2:00–3:00 PM (Melbourne)  8:00–9:00 PM PT  (29 March)
Europe  3:00–4:30 PM (Central European time) 6:00–7:30 AM PT
Africa   6:00–7:30 PM (South African Standard Time) 9:00–10:30 AM PT


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