• The Right Honourable David Johnston, & TDIMM Fellows to join the CCAE Annual General Meeting

    June 4, 1-2:30 p.m. EDT

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    Please join @ccaecanada in celebrating them via social media using the hashtag #CCAE2020

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  • Congratulations to all the 2020 Prix d'Excellence recipients, and we hope you enjoyed the celebrations!

    Click below to see the recipients

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  • CCAE COVID-19 Webinar Series

    Across Canada CCAE member institutions have been responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. In efforts to bring the advancement community together and to collaborate on strategies and share ideas surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, CCAE developed an on-going series of conversations.

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Leading Canadian
Educational Advancement

Since 1993, The Canadian Council for the Advancement of Education (CCAE) embodies the voice of the Canadian advancement landscape, by connecting over 120-member schools to the pinnacle of advancement resources.

CCAE is a volunteer-led organization that promotes excellence in educational advancement. We provide opportunities for networking, professional learning and mutual support.

Members benefit directly through outstanding programming, resources, and value-added external stakeholders.

These opportunities are facilitated by esteemed peers and industry experts, who range in background by a multitude of school representations and disciplines, furthering this uniquely Canadian advancement niche.

Top take-aways from the 2019 CCAE Advancement Services Summit

Advancement Services Summit
November 25-26, 2019

Support from Senior Leadership is paramount

It is of great importance to gain the support of Senior Leadership for any and all projects and initiatives to create success. It builds a culture of investment and trust, that allows for easier paths for your advancement services team.

Business glossaries make an impact

Putting more structure into processes, specifically within CRM’s is a highly useful tool and can be incorporated into any institution at any level.

Build a data culture

By using data in decision making, communicating data in meaningful relevant ways and integrating it into our way of life, you build a solid base for any initiative your institution takes - that can be repeatedly measured and improved upon.

Many thanks to our speakers for presenting a high-quality program and to 2019 Advancement Services Summit sponsor iModules.

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Presentation files from the Summit are available upon request. If you wish to view the presentation files, please contact the CCAE office at admin@ccaecanada.org.

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Photos: 2020 Advancement Services Summit: Mirko Widenhorn, iModules; Mark Savenkoff, Algonquin College; Shelly Baker, Wilfrid Laurier University; Lori MacMullen, CUCCIO; Donabel Santos, University of British Columbia; Davida Stafford, McMaster University; Simon Labbett & Michael McMullen, Queen's University.

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