Due to the continuing concerns about the coronavirus (COVID-19)
the board of directors voted to transition the 2021 Montreal
International Convention to a virtual event that will be
delivered totally online.
This decision was made with the health and
safety of our Lions, staff and
vendors in mind as limiting international
travel and large gatherings is key to
global containment strategies.
Although we are disappointed that we won’t be able to host this event in
we are excited about hosting our first virtual international
convention that can
safely connect Lions from around the world. We are
still finalizing the details of
your new convention experience, and will
share those with you as soon as they
Here are some important details about the 2021 virtual convention we’d
to share with you:
– Our 2021 convention will be a virtual event that’s open
Lions and Leos around the world.
– The registration fee will be US$50 until March 31,
beginning April 1. The registration fee for Leos will be US$30
regardless of date. Convention is currently scheduled for June
Additional event and registration details will be
– Lions who are currently registered for convention will
email soon with more information about their registration options.
– Executive officer and international director elections will be
conducted electronically, and voting procedures will be forthcoming.
– Check our convention website
updates and details as they become available.
This global health pandemic has forced us all to make decisions and
that place health and safety first. However, we are optimistic
that with each new
day there is hope, and as Lions, we continue to find
new ways to stay connected,
safely serve our communities and continue
our global mission of service.
We appreciate your understanding during this challenging time for our
and the world, and thank you for your incredible service as
Dr. Jung-Yul Choi