All symposium sessions and times are subject to change - check back regularly for the latest schedule.  

Symposium Check-in and Information  ( 12:30pm - 6:00pm )

Affinity Group Meetings  ( 1:00pm - 4:00pm )

Bonus Session: Incorporating the Latest Technologies into Fundraising and Donor Relations  ( 4:00pm - 5:00pm )

Welcome Reception  ( 5:00pm - 6:00pm )

Monday Continental Networking Breakfast  ( 8:00am - 9:00am )

Exhibitor Showcase Open  ( 8:00am - 12:00pm )

Symposium Check-in and Information  ( 8:00am - 6:00pm )

Breakfast Bonus Session: Collaborating with Communications Department to Increase Donations  ( 8:30am - 9:15am )

Plenary I: Transformational Philanthropy  ( 9:30am - 10:30am )

Monday Morning Refreshment Break & Networking  ( 10:30am - 11:00am )

(A1) COMMUNICATIONS TRACK: Value Driven System Orientation: How Organizational Identity Inspires Success  ( 11:00am - 12:00pm )

(A2) DEVELOPMENT TRACK: Integrating Your Strategic Plan with Targeted Fundraising Priorities  ( 11:00am - 12:00pm )

Networking Luncheon and Conversations of 8  ( 12:00pm - 1:15pm )

Exhibitor Showcase Open  ( 1:15pm - 5:00pm )

(B1) COMMUNICATIONS TRACK: Utilizing Your Market and Customer Data  ( 1:30pm - 2:30pm )

(B2) DEVELOPMENT TRACK: Maximizing Alumni Relations and Improving Donor Retention  ( 1:30pm - 2:30pm )

Monday Afternoon Refreshment Break & Networking  ( 2:30pm - 3:00pm )

(C1) COMMUNICATIONS TRACK: Building a Brand  ( 3:00pm - 4:00pm )

(C2) DEVELOPMENT TRACK: Securing the gift  ( 3:00pm - 4:00pm )

Refreshment Break and Networking  ( 4:00pm - 4:15pm )

Bonus Session: Content Strategy  ( 4:30pm - 5:30pm )

Symposium Check-in and Information  ( 7:30am - 1:30pm )

Tuesday Continental Networking Breakfast  ( 8:00am - 9:00am )

Exhibitor Showcase Open  ( 8:00am - 11:30am )

Plenary II: Aligning Your Brand Strategy with Fundraising Campaigns  ( 9:00am - 10:00am )

Tuesday Morning Refreshment Break & Networking  ( 10:00am - 10:15am )

(D1) COMMUNICATIONS TRACK: Improving Your Communications Strategy  ( 10:15am - 11:15am )

(D2) DEVELOPMENT TRACK: Diversity Focused Fundraising Initiatives  ( 10:15am - 11:15am )

Refreshment Break and Networking  ( 11:15am - 11:30am )

(E1) COMMUNICATIONS TRACK: Social Media Management  ( 11:30am - 12:30pm )

(E2) DEVELOPMENT TRACK: Framework for the Future  ( 11:30am - 12:30pm )

Networking Luncheon  ( 12:30pm - 1:30pm )