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
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
   

We hope to see you on June 16, 2023!