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This is the information & registration page for in-person participants at the Global Innovation Summit 2023. Some parts of the meeting will be available digitally. We will provide more information closer to the Summit.

The Global Innovation Summit 2023 will be held at the Boma Conference Centre in the bustling capital of Kenya, Nairobi, in partnership with the Kenya Red Cross Society.

Please read the following information carefully

You should only register for the Summit and book your experience package if you have funds for it.

We strongly encourage National Societies who can, to sponsor the participation of other National Societies to attend the Summit.


Your trip to Nairobi

The Summit will take place during 3 full days in June 2023 — 26, 27 and 28.

Consider arriving one day ahead of the Summit, and leaving in the evening of day 3 (June 28) or in the following morning, to get a full three-day experience.

Travelling to Nairobi

Participants are invited to organise and book their own travel to Nairobi.

Most participants will need a business visa to enter the country.

  • Check Kenyan Visa eligibility by country.
  • More information and online visa requests here.
  • We will support you in getting an invitation letter once you’re registered.
  • The organisers do not cover visa costs.


Learn more about the masterclasses. Please note that applications are now closed

Your Summit Experience

We have prepared the best offers so you can enjoy your stay and live the Summit experience fully.

The Summit will be held in the Boma Hotels’ premises. They are affiliated with the Kenya Red Cross Society and support their humanitarian work. 

This is why we recommend booking your stay at The Boma hotels.

After completing the registration form, you will receive a confirmation email, including a link to book and pay your Summit Experience package:

  • Three-day Access with accommodation, if you plan to stay at the Boma hotels
  • Three-day Access without accommodation, if you do not plan to stay at the Boma hotels.

Three-day Access with accommodation

Stay at the Boma hotels and enjoy the summit!

  • Includes:
    • Full access to the Global Innovation Summit 2023
    • Three nights with breakfast, lunch & coffee breaks provided
    • A special night & dinner on June 26
  • Does not include dinners on June 27 and June 28)
Hotels Single room Double room
Boma Inn Nairobi, Standard room $95/day $135/day
The Boma Nairobi, Superior room $130/day $190/day
The Boma Nairobi, Deluxe room $160/day $220/day

Room availability

We cannot guarantee the availability of rooms. However booking earlier allows you to benefit from our special rate and to ensure you’re the closest to the Summit site.

Three-day Access without accommodation

For participants who are not staying at the Boma hotels.

  • Includes:
    • Full access to the Global Innovation Summit 2023
    • 3 lunch & coffee breaks
    • A special night & dinner on June 27
  • Does not include other dinners (June 26 and June 28)

Price: $30 by day


After completing the registration form, you will receive a confirmation email, including a link to book your Summit Experience package. Please check your junk/spam folder before contacting us.

Questions? Problems? Contact our team: info@ifrcgis23.org

IFRC Global Innovation Summit 2023 Registration Form