July 23-25, 2020
Des Moines, Iowa

This regional training event for Zone 29 is designed to support District leaders to achieve goals for the 2020-2021 Rotary year. Discussions will build consensus toward planning, evaluation, and goal setting to be continued during the September 2020 Zone 25B&29 Institute in Houston. 

Who should attend: Regional Leaders including their Assistants, District Governors, District Governor Elects, District Governor Nominees, District Committee Chairs including Subcommittee Chairs, and other district leaders. 


Leadership Registration




Link or Contact Information

Meeting Registration for DGs, DGEs, DGNs, & District Chairs
Friday - Saturday Meeting, $165;
Option: Down payment on registration, $25, with final payment due July 10, 2020
Meeting Registration for Regional & Zone Leaders
Thursday - Saturday, $300;
Option: Down payment on registration, $25, with final payment due July 10, 2020

Hotel Registration

Embassy Suites, Des Moines, Iowa

Reservations for Embassy Suites
Block of rooms available evenings of
Wednesday, July 22
Thursday, July 23
Friday, July 24
$139 plus taxes per night
Attendees are encouraged to register for hotel by May 2020

Click here to register for hotel.

Hotel Shuttle to and from airport
If you are flying, and staying at Embassy Suites, make arrangements with hotel for hotel shuttle in July 2020
Call Embassy Suites in July 2020 to make arrangements:
Auto Parking
Two options:
Embassy Suites Valet Parking, $25 per day
City Self-Parking across from Embassy Suites, $10 per day
Pay as you park
Hotel or Meeting Registration Questions
If you experience difficulties registering with Hotel or Online Zone 29 registration, please contact our registrar, Rotarian Linda Yates
Rotarian Linda Yates:
General Questions
If you have questions on the meeting, please contact PDG Pat Merryweather-Arges
PDG Pat Merryweather-Arges:
2020 District Leadership Summit Agenda Friday, July 24th and Saturday, July 26th at the Embassy Suites Download the Agenda here.
2020 Zone 25B & 29 Leadership Meeting Thursday, July 23rd at the Embassy Suites Download the Agenda here.