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Our applications for the 2017 NEXUS Global Summit are currently OPEN! Click here to apply. Also, join our mailing list here to receive email announcements when other summit application processes open up.
Some programming of our 2017 NEXUS Global Summit will take place at the ONE Hotel across the street from the United Nations. We recommend this hotel for convenience, or the W Hotel in Union Square. We do not currently have any group discounts at any location.
Most participants are between the ages of 15 and 40, however up to 10 percent of spots are made available to allies and mentors over 40.
No, but if your application is successful you will get a formal response within a few weeks.
The fees for NEXUS events are modest, at cost, or free. Limited subsidies are available, however all participants are responsible for covering the costs of their own travel and accommodations. For details, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participation in the majority of NEXUS events around the world is free. This arrangement has allowed everyone to participate on the same level, permitting everyone to identify and contribute as they see fit. As the network has grown around the world, new mechanisms of income generation became necessary to transition from an all volunteer effort to a more professional operation.
If you are interested in helping to subsidize the participation of NEXUS participants please send us email at email@example.com.
Conference fees are 50% refundable up until 30 days before the Summit start date. Conference fees are not refundable thereafter.
All conference participants are asked to adhere to a “no-fundraising and no-solicitation of business” ethic throughout the conference.
Through conference fees, donations, sponsorships, and partnerships. If you are interested in making a contribution to NEXUS, we are seeking additional supporters. Please contact Liza Heavener at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We accept people on a rolling and first-come-first-served basis. To get a spot, apply soon. We have a number of criteria that are used internally to screen candidates including the written application, who is referring the candidate, personal and professional background, diversity, and more. We review each application within a few weeks of submission.
The NEXUS Global Youth Summit and our other events are open to select media. We have a limited number of press passes available. To apply for credentials, email email@example.com and include your outlet and links to recent work.
Some translation will be offered at some of our summits. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
We have a consent form which needs to be completed and returned to us before the summit commences. Email us at email@example.com for this form.
Global Summit: The 2017 NEXUS Global Summit will convene at the United Nations, as well as The New School and the ONE Hotel. More details will be announced in the weeks leading up to the Summit.
Other Regional Summits: For details about the venues and start times of other regional summits visit the appropriate regional summit page.
We do not make participant lists available to the public, but there are partial lists of hosts, panelists, presenters and advisors on the pages of each summit website.
Attire for our summits is Business Casual. We would like all of our participants to be comfortable. The attire for NEXUS dinners and parties is upscale casual; we would like our participants to feel free to dress up for these events if they would like to, but it is not a requirement.
Time is scheduled between day time programs and evening programs to offer free time. See each summit program separately for details.
If you have never attended a NEXUS Summit before, you cannot be added to our official Facebook group until after the event. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and ask for details.
Our Summit sessions may take many different forms ranging from workshops to panel discussions. We traditionally use a format that we call Expert Led Conversations.
In order to register for a NEXUS Summit, delegates must sign a Community Code of Conduct, which can also be found on our printed program and other Summit materials. We encourage you to read our Code of Conduct below:
1. Non-Solicitation: Including but not limited to business/fundraising efforts and promotions.
2. Safe Space: Free from verbal, online, physical or sexual harassment and assault. Free from discrimination on the basis of nationality, race, class, religion, age, ability, sexual orientation, perceived gender identity or expression.
3. Drugs & Alcohol: Official summit events are drug-free and alcohol is to be consumed responsibly.
Should you witness any behavior by NEXUS members that goes against this code, please report it to email@example.com and we will respond immediately with further instructions on how to file a report. Please note all communication on the matter will be completely confidential.
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