Vilnius, Lithuania

Scheduled over a weekend, the symposium is hosted in a classroom environment with an ideal group size of 25 which allows for smaller groups in the break-out sessions. To maximize the benefit of a variety of inputs, registration is limited to a maximum of 3 members from any one club or organization until after the registration deadline when more members may be accepted.
StartsSaturday 30th June, 2018
ConcludesSunday 1st July, 2018
Course LanguageEnglish
Max Participants25
DeadlineFriday 15th June, 2018
Fees & Payment
Fees€ 100.00 per participant
InclusionsThe entry fee of € 100.00 includes lunch and dinner on Saturday and lunch on Sunday.
PaymentThe registration fee (€ 100.00) is payable at registration on 30 June and a penalty of the full registration fee is payable for any cancellations after 15 May.
VenueCrowne Plaza Hotel
AddressM. K. Čiurlionio g. 84, Vilnius 03100, Lithuania
The Business of Curling symposiums are designed to help your Club or Organization understand all aspects of curling including:
• Club Outreach
• Board Development and Governance
• Membership - Attracting, Growing and Retaining your membership
• Volunteerism - Recruiting and Retaining your volunteers
• Marketing, Sponsorship and Social Media
• Budgeting
• Getting involved in your local business community
• Transitioning to Dedicated Ice
Participants will be have the opportunity during the Off the Record session to discuss any topic not included.
Rules & Requirements
Anyone affiliated with a WCF Member Association is invited to attend. Registration is capped at 25 participants in order to allow for small group discussions.
30 June
• Registration - 08:00
• Classroom Sessions - 08:30 - 17:00
• Dinner - Social Evening
1 July
• Classroom Sessions - 08:30 - 15:00
Darrell Ell
WCF Competitions & Development Officer
Business of Curling Facilitator
Fred Randver
Business of Curling - Guest Speaker
2004: Built first 2 dedicated curling sheets to Estonia
2005: Founder of first international curling tournament in Estonia:
2015: Head of the WJCC 2015 in Estonia Tallinn
2012-2016: president of Estonian Curling Association
2006- present: board member of Estonian Curling Association
2006 - present: Estonian representative in the World Curling Federation
2015 - present: Founder and board member of of Curling Tallinn ( operates curling arena in Tallinn
2017 - present: member of LOC ECC 2018
Darrell Ell
WCF Competitions & Development Officer
001 403 381-2789
Crowne Plaza Vilnius
from Euro 75 per single Please make your hotel reservations through Vygantas Zalieckas, Lietuvos Kerlingo Asociacija -
Participants are also responsible for making and paying for their individual hotel and travel arrangements.
Crowne Plaza hotel is located approximately 3 kms from city centre.
Please make your hotel reservations through Vygantas Zalieckas, Lietuvos Kerlingo Asociacija -