2022 Conference Schedule


2022 Conference Schedule

All times tentative until schedule is listed as final.

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Thursday, June 16

8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. CFRE Refresher Course
2:00 - 5:00 p.m. Pre-Conference Workshops

Option 1 — Beyond the Book: Real Life Experience in Building a Successful Development Program
Missy Gale, CFRE and Barbara Shelton
Presenting Sponsor: M. Gale & Associates

Option 2 — Donor and Board Management Salesforce Tips
Teri Walker
Opening Plenary Session Sponsor: CommonTeri Services

Option 3 — Building a Sustainable Subscription Giving Program, a Case Study
Lisa Lloyd and John Gilchrist, FAHP, CFRE
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. VIP / Preview Party
For Speakers, Sponsors, AFP Board Members, and Planning Committee
VIP Reception Sponsors: DM Group Consulting and Dynamic Development Strategies

Friday, June 17

6:45 a.m. Registration Opens
8:00 - 8:15 a.m. Welcome by Chairs and Presenting Sponsor
8:15 - 9:20 a.m. Opening Plenary: Philanthropy Now and In the Future
Una Osili, Ph.D.
Opening Plenary Session Sponsor: CommonTeri Services
9:20 - 9:50 a.m. Break / Exhibit Hall
Exhibit Hall Sponsor: Catapult Fundraising, Inc.
9:50 - 10:45 a.m. Session Option 1: Integrating Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Funding Strategies
Michelle Gilchrist, EMBA

Session Option 2: Campaigning in Uncertain Times
Doug Dillon, CFRE
10:45 - 11:15 a.m. Break / Exhibit Hall
11:15 - 12:10 p.m. Session Option 1: Demystifying AI: Stories Using Artificial Intelligence in Fundraising
Mark Hobbs

Session Option 2: Fundraising and Marketing Your Non-Profit
Cheryl Jackson
Speaker Sponsor: Frost Bank
12:10 - 12:25 p.m. Break / Exhibit Hall
12:25 - 1:40 p.m. Lunch Panel — Engaging and Retaining Young and Diverse Fundraisers
Michelle Gilchrist, Manuel Mesa, and Una Osili, faciliated by Cheryl Jackson
1:40 - 2:10 p.m. Break / Exhibit Hall
2:10 - 3:05 p.m. Leading Up: How Fundraisers Can Influence Their Nonprofit's Top Leaders
Bill Stanczykiewicz, Ed.D.
3:05 - 3:20 p.m. Break / Exhibit Hall
3:20 - 4:15 p.m. Session Option 1: Demystifying AI: Stories Using Artificial Intelligence in Fundraising
Mark Hobbs

Session Option 2: Integrating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Funding Strategies
Michelle Gilchrist, EMBA
All Day Hospitality Lounge for Fundraisers of Color
   

Thank you, and see us soon for 2023 Philanthropy in Action Conference information.