2017 CCAE National Conference Schedule

June 7

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Time Session and Presenter
7:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Pre-conference Workshops:

  1. 2017 CCAE Essentials for New Professionals
       
    7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Registration and refreshments - coffee, tea, fruit and pastries
    8:00 – 8:15 a.m. Welcome, Introductions, The CCAE Story
    Mark Hazlett, Executive Director, CCAE
    8:15 – 9:00 a.m. Advancement as a Profession – a lifelong dream comes true. What?!
    Jason Moreton, University of Guelph
    9:05 – 10:05 a.m. Stewardship – It’s Everyone’s Job
    Susan Wright, Director, Stewardship and Donor Relations, McMaster University
    10:05 –10:20 a.m. Refreshment Break
    10:20 – 11:25 a.m. Tips, Tools and Mentors
    CCAE Institutional Ambassadors
    11:25 a.m. Wrap-Up and Conclusion
    11:30 a.m. Join CCAE National Conference Opening Luncheon
       
  2. Gift Planning Fundamentals: A CCAE – CAGP Partnered Workshop
11:30 a.m

National Conference Opening Luncheon and Kick-off - Sponsored by 2017 CCAE Platinum Sponsor, iA Financial Group

12:45 p.m

Opening Keynote: Voyages of Discovery, by world-renowned fundraiser and stellar speaker, Lorna Somers of McMaster University - Sponsored by 2017 CCAE Platinum Sponsor, KCI

1:55 p.m.

Prix d’Excellence Awards Ceremony - Sponsored by 2017 CCAE Platinum Sponsor, Tempo Framing Systems

2:55 - 3:30 p.m. Health Break and Networking in the Marketplace
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Professional Development Sessions - Set 1

  1. Retaining & developing your people...your most important asset
  2. One million hours of volunteerism
  3. Strength In numbers: A case study in alumni donor participation
  4. Write your own story: Encouraging stakeholders to join the campaign conversation
  5. Enhancing data: Creating a three-tier model
6:00 p.m CCAE Awards Evening at Liuna Station - Sponsored by CCAE National Partner, TD Insurance Meloche Monnex

June 8

Thursday, June 8, 2017
Time Session and Presenter
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast - Presentation by 2016-17 TD Fellows in Advancement

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Keynote Speaker: Roberta Jamieson, President & CEO, Indspire and Executive Producer, Indspire Awards - Sponsored by CCAE Platinum Sponsor, Manulife 

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Health Break and Networking in the Marketplace

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Professional Development Sessions - Set 2

  1. Enhanced donor experience & institutional accountability through cross-team collaboration and use of technology
  2. Behind the evolution: What we wished we had known and what we learned along the way
  3. Leveraging analytics to drive major gift donations, engagement and loyalty
11:35 a.m. - 12:35 p.m.

Professional Development Sessions - Set 3

  1. Improving productivity and customer service in advancement services
  2. Multi-generational strategies
  3. Play the ponies: mascots, puppies & people for the social media win at #WesternU
  4. CCAETalk Session: 3 presenters x 15 minutes. Topic: Crisis mitigation and issues management
    1. Getting it done right instead of first: How UNB's policy shifted public perception of how the university responds to sexual assault
    2. Dare to care
    3. Social media engagement in a crisis situation - case study
12:40 - 1:40 p.m.

Lunch and CCAE Annual General Meeting

1:45 - 2:45 p.m

Professional Development Sessions - Set 4 5x10-minute snap sessions

  1. Building long-term relationships with future and young alumni: The uO2.0 Program
  2. Content that delights
  3. Enhanced endowment fund reporting: Adding faces to the financials
  4. Evolving leadership - Top 10 things (I think) you need to know about leadership today
2:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Health Break and Networking in the Marketplace

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

Professional Development Sessions - Set 5

  1. Anonymous Donors
  2. Staking your claim in a shrinking media landscape
  3. CCAETalk Session. 3 presenters x 15 minutes. Topic: Fundraising & Endowments
    1. Crowdfunding in a post-secondary setting
    2. Let's talk about death (and fundraising), baby
6:00 p.m.

CCAE Social Night - Sponsored by CCAE National Partner, MBNA

June 9

Friday, June 9, 2017
Time Session and Presenter
8:30-9:30 a.m.

Breakfast

9:30 - 10:30 a.m

Professional Development Sessions - Set 6

  1. Wiki wisdom: Using a wiki to build a high-impact advancement shop
  2. A secret weapon for engaging young alumni
  3. Parallel Foundations: Fundraising friends, not foes
  4. Maximizing data integrity to decrease lost alumni rates
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Closing Keynote Presentation - Sabrina Pourmand, Vice President of Key Relationships, charity: water

12:00 p.m.

Conference Closure

Thank you to CCAE National Partners TD Insurance Meloche Monnex and MBNA, and to 2017 CCAE Platinum Sponsors iA Financial Group, KCI, Tempo Framing Systems, and Manulife Financial, for their support.

National Partners

MBNA TD

2017 CCAE National Conference Sponsors

 

Platinum

Manulife Tempo Framing  

Gold

Canada Life   

Silver

 

iModules
 
The Offord Group Tourism Hamilton

Bronze


 
Global Philanthropic
 
 
       
     

 

 

 

 

 

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