What is INTEROTA
Interota is a triennial worldwide Rotaract meeting organized by Rotaractors and hosted on a rotating basis in different cities. First held in Jonnasberg, South Africa in 1981, Interota has been subsequently held in a number of countries, including Australia, UK, Turkey, Mexico, Brazil, Germany, South Korea, Egypt, and Canada.
Interota is the only international Rotaract conference recognized by the Board of Rotary International. Rotary International supports Interota by approving its program content and ensuring that RI leadership is represented at the event.
In 2017, Interota will be held from September 2 to September 6 in Taipei, Taiwan. The 5-day-4 night conference offers diversified programs, including keynote speech, workshops, discussions, cultural activities, service projects, and tours. Rotaractors from all over the world will join together to exchange ideas, share experiences, learn different cultures, and celebrate the milestone of 50 years of Rotaract. Come join us at this global gathering of Rotaract and enjoy the spirit of "Amazing 50, Connecting Diversity!"
September 2, 2017
September 6, 2017
Rotary International is an international service organization with 34,000 clubs and 1.2 million Rotarians distributed in about 170 countries around the world. In 1905, attorney Paul Harris and his friends in Chicago formed the first Rotary Club. Over the years, Rotarians with diverse vocations join together in Rotary clubs to exchange ideas, provide humanitarian services, and help build goodwill and peace in the world.
Rotaract, which stands for “Rotary in Action”, is a youth program of Rotary International for young professionals aging from 18 to 30. It is an organization to provide opportunities for the new generation to develop leadership, enhance knowledge and skills for personal development and take part in international and local community service projects to bring peace and international understanding to the world. To date, there are 7,868 Rotaract clubs and 180,964 Rotaractors in the world.
Interota 2017 Taipei
Host Organization Committee, Interota 2017 Taipei is a team of 50 outstanding Rotaractors from 5 Rotary districts in Taiwan, including district 3460, 3480, 3490, 3500, and 3520. The close cooperation between the six committees: Secretary, Finance, Administration, Information Technology, Operations, and Public Relations Committee is going to amaze you with a wonderful and unforgettable Interota!
Bando & Cultural Night
One of the best ways to learn a new culture is to learn from its food. During Interota 2017 Taipei, we are inviting you to Bando, the traditional Taiwanese roadside banquet. Enjoy a feast with a wide variety of dishes as well as local outdoor stage show and cultural performances performed by Rotaractors from different countries. This night under the stars let’s enjoy the cultural diversity of Rotaract.