2011 National Conference Presentations and Roundtables

Keynote Sessions

 

The Conquest of Excellence: Synopsis of the Opening Keynote address by Gilles Lépine, Director of Sports Excellence, Laval University

June 5, 2011

 

Synopsis of Keynote address by Chantal Hébert, Journalist and Political Commentator

June 6, 2011

 

Executive Leadership Closing Panel Discussion Synopsis
Moderator: Gil Desautels, Senior Vice-President, KCI
Panelists:
Denis Brière, Rector, Laval University, Quebec City
Richard Filion, Director General, Dawson College, Montreal
Wade MacLauchlan, President, University of Prince Edward Island

June 7, 2011

 

 

 

Concurrent Sessions and Roundtables

 

 

Sunday, June 5, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon

 

  

Beyond Social Media: The Importance of Building Integrated Communication Plans

Presenters:
Derek Cassoff, Director of DAR Communications, McGill University
Brett Hooton, e-communications Officer, DAR Communications, McGill University

 

 

Sunday, June 5, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

  

Positioned to Succeed: The University of Saskatchewan’s Institutional Positioning Project

Presenters:
Heather Magotiaux, Vice-President, Advancement, University of Saskatchewan
Carla Vipond, Director of University Communications, University of Saskatchewan

 

  

Inspiring Investment in Advancement in times of Fiscal Restraint

Presenter:
Kathy Arney, Chief Development Officer, The Banff Centre

 

 

Sunday, June 5, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  

From Vision to Practice: Defining and Measuring Alumni Engagement in a Public Campaign

Presenters:
Dianna DeBlaere, Project Manager, UBC Alumni Affairs, University of British Columbia
Mark Sollis, Director Alumni Services, UBC Alumni Affairs, University of British Columbia

 

 

Monday, June 6, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon

  

Discovering Connections and Networks That Yield Results

Presenters:
Kathy Butler, CFRE, Director of Advancement & Alumni, Okanagan College and Executive Director of the Okanagan College Foundation
Heather Stewart, Owner, Sage Transitions
Ian MacRae, Consultant, Sage Transitions

 

  

The Value of Brand for Universities – Presidential Session

Presenter:
H. Wade MacLauchlan, President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Prince Edward Island