CCAE 2012 Schedule at a Glance



Saturday, June 2
8:00 a.m. –
1:00 p.m.

Self-organized tours
1:00 –
2:30 p.m.
Educational Sessions
  • A Canadian First – The UBC ‘Start an Evolution’ Fundraising and Alumni Engagement Campaign
    Panelists: Barbara Miles, Heather McCaw, Jeff Todd, University of British Columbia; Moderator: Richard Fisher, University of British Columbia
  • The Power of the Introverted Fundraiser
    Janice Cunning, Life on Purpose
  • Shaking the Foundation
    Lorie Abernethy, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT), Wendy Zufelt-Baxter
  • Annual Giving: Building a Culture of Philanthropy On and Off Campus
    Dean Hughes, University of Toronto; Jason Moreton, University of Guelph
  • Liveblogging 101: Extending the Reach of Alumni Events
    Jonathan Dolphin, Jelani Lowe, York University
  • Relationship Mapping: Making Sense of your Connections
    Timothy Wowk, Charlie Rix, Queen's University
2:30 –
3:00 p.m.
Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00 –
4:00 p.m.
Opening Keynote Speaker Mallika Chopra
4:00 –
4:15 p.m.
Opening Ceremonies
4:45 p.m.
Delegates meet in Delta Lobby for 'Walking Bus' to Arcadian Loft
5:00 –
7:00 p.m.
Opening Reception at the Arcadian Loft
7:00 p.m.
Dinner on your own

Sunday, June 3

7:30 –
8:30 a.m.
Breakfast & Roundtable Discussions
  • Transforming Records Management Into Knowledge Management
    Humberto Ferreira, University of Toronto; Ursula Shail, University of Toronto
  • Engage Student Leaders Today to be Alumni Champions Tomorrow
    Deanne Piticco, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Internal Community Engagement within a Comprehensive Campaign
    Meira Terk, McGill University
  • Campaign Volunteer Leadership
    Catherine Finlayson, Fanshawe College
  • Leadership Funneling: Recruiting the Right Staff and Volunteers into the Right Roles in Schools
    Robin Fowler, The Offord Group; Alison Holt, The Offord Group
  • Branding and Marketing the Capital Campaign
    Janine Gliener, Centennial College
  • Best Way to Approach an Ask
    David Chambers, Durham College and Durham College Foundation
8:30 –
9:30 a.m.
Keynote Speaker Scott Stratten
9:30 –
10:00 a.m.
Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall
10:00 –
11:30 a.m.
Educational Sessions
  • 360-Degree Integrated Institutional Constituent Engagement: Playing in the Same Sandbox for Fun and Metrics!
    Barney Ellis-Perry, University of British Columbia
  • Changing Organizational Culture: Canadian and U.S. Models of Development
    Colm Renehan, University of Alberta; John E. Oldham, MIT; Nicholas Offord, The Offord Group
  • Moving Advancement Services from Back Office Operations to Frontline Business
    Diane Horvath, University of Toronto
  • Use Benchmarking to Create Effective Advancement Strategies
    Brian Kish, Blackbaud Target Analytics; Karen McQuigge, McMaster University
  • Do More with Less $$: The Internet to the Rescue of Institutional Magazines
    Line Boucher, Laval University
  • Changing Models of Campaign Volunteer Engagement
    Robin Fowler, Offord Group; Frances Bigman, Anne & Max Tanenbaum Community Hebrew Academy of Toronto; Maria Jordan, The Sterling Hall School
11:30 a.m. –
1:00 p.m.
Prix d'Excellence Lunch
Supported by Tempo Framing Systems
1:00 –
2:30 p.m.
Educational Sessions
  • Moving from Print to Digital
    Lisa Fisher, University of British Columbia
  • Word of Mouth, Social Media and the Art of Story Telling
    Karen Richards, Mount Royal University
  • Building Synergies and Efficiencies in Advancement
    Roly Webster, Tania John, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Lessons from the Trenches: When Bad Things Happen to Good Events!
    Karen McQuigge, Susan Rankin, McMaster University
  • Team Culture by Design: Maximize Collaboration & Sustain High Performance
    Kelly Cole, Richard Ivey School of Business, Western University; Janet Frood, Horizon Leadership Institute Inc.
  • Web 2.0 Strategy and Major Redesign of the INRS Website: Challenges and Results
    Julie Martineau (bilingual session), National Institute of Scientific Research (INRS)
2:30 –
3:00 p.m.
Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall
3:00 –
4:30 p.m.
Educational Sessions
  • I Love This Place! Retention Through Emotional Commitment
    Lisa Woodcock, University of Guelph
  • Building a Culture of Philanthropy within your College
    Michael Logue, KCI; Tim Tribe, Conestoga College
  • University Vice President Advancement Panel
    facilitated by Marnie Spears, KCI, led by CCAE
    Participants: David Palmer, University of Toronto; Barbara Miles, University of British Columbia; Marc Weinstein, McGill University; O’Neil Outar, University of Alberta
6:00 –
7:00 p.m.
CCAE Gala Awards Reception, The Carlu
7:00 –
9:00 p.m.
CCAE Gala Awards Dinner, The Carlu
Supported by TD Bank

Monday, June 4

8:00 –
9:00 a.m.
Breakfast & CCAE Annual General Meeting
9:00 –
10:00 a.m.
Keynote Speaker Dr. Harvey P. Weingarten
10:00 –
10:30 a.m.
Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall
10:30 a.m. –
12:00 noon
Educational Sessions
  • Using Social Media in Advancement: Ride the Wave, Not the Board
    Andy Shaindlin, Carnegie-Mellon University
  • What Does "Mad Men" Teach Today's Advancement Leaders?
    Vincent Duckworth, Duckworth & Associates; Andrea Morris, University of Alberta
  • The Major Gift and the Planned Gift in the Francophone Environment – Panel Discussion (in French)
    Gil Desautels, KCI; Marc Lapointe, Université de Moncton; Chantal Thomas, Université de Montréal
  • The Efficient Annual Fund
    Bob Burdenski, Robert Burdenski Annual Giving
  • Endowments are Forever = Mission Impossible: The Set-Up
    Frank Pyka, Foundation Western
  • Understanding Wealth & Donation Habits of Canadians to Succeed in Education Fundraising
    Rupen Seoni, Environics Analytics
12:00 noon –
1:00 p.m.
Presentations from the 2011 TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Fellows
1:00 –
2:30 p.m.
Educational Sessions
  • Achieving Your Mission Using Online Networks: Charting the Options
    Andy Shaindlin, Carnegie-Mellon University
  • The Zen of Stewardship
    Lorie Abernethy, SAIT Polytechnic
  • Students Shaping Change: A Canadian First in University Strategic Planning
    Lucille Gnanasihamany, Mount Royal University; Collin Semenoff, Mount Royal University
  • Boosting the Planned Giving Component of a $1.5 Billion Campaign
    Ken Ramsey, Legacy Leaders
  • Endowments are Forever = Mission Impossible: The Dialogue
    Frank Pyka, Foundation Western
  • Image Making/Rule Breaking: Bridging the Digital Divide
    Jason Jones, Photographer
2:30 –
2:45 p.m.
Stretch Break
2:45 –
3:30 p.m.
Closing Keynote Speaker Dan Pallotta
3:30 –
3:45 p.m.
Closing Remarks
Buses begin departure from Delta for Distillery District
5:00 –
6:00 p.m.
Distillery District Scavenger Hunt
6:00 –
11:00 p.m.
CCAE Social Night at The Boiler House
Supported by MBNA Canada