2020 Conference Schedule and Session Signup

All times are Eastern Time. RSVP for Thursday sessions is now closed.

If you’re a member of an institution that’s registered for the Carolinas Annual Giving Conference, use this page to RSVP for the sessions you’d like to attend.  You must use your institution credentials (email address, etc.) to be approved and checked in.  Click on the session topic link to register for each session you’re attending. Note that recordings for all sessions will be available after the conference.

Thursday, July 30th  
8:00-9:00 a.m. Breakfast on your own 🙂
9:00-10:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Keynote: Twenty New Ideas (Pre- and Post-Virus) in Sixty Minutes 
10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
Breakout Sessions
Increasing Alumni Participation During COVID-19:
Now What?

A Phonathon Forum:
Student Philanthropy Team, Covid-19 Edition 

Engagement and Philanthropy: Trends, Measurement, Good Practice
Noon-1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own!)
Breakout Sessions
1:00-2:15 p.m.
Leadership Annual Giving in a Digital World

Holding Successful Giving Days in Times of Crisis

The Game of (Donor) Life

2:15-2:30 p.m. Break
Breakout Sessions
2:30-3:45 p.m.
The Case for Annual Giving: A Forum

What’s Your Legacy?

The Fault in Your (Giving) Form

3:45-4:00 p.m. Break
4:00-5:15 p.m. Afternoon Keynote Session: Donor Retention isn’t Speed Dating
5:15 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Virtual Conference Reception 
Friday, July 31st  
Make-Your-Own-Breakfast Roundtables
8:00-8:45 a.m.
Parent Giving with Laurie Soenen

Day of Giving with Gloria Goosby

Bring-Your-Own Topics
with Jaclyn Day & Bob Burdenski
Breakout Sessions
9:00-10:15 a.m.
Annual Giving: Where Do I Go From Here?
A Career Forum

Your Case For Support in a Crisis:
A Forum Discussion

Stewardship That Moves You:  Using Video To Nail Acknowledgements
10:15-10:30 a.m. Break
Breakout Sessions 10:30-11:45 a.m. DIY Social Media Ambassador Program

Executing a Successful Employee-Retiree Annual Giving Campaign

Maximizing Your Phonathon ROI
11:45-1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own!)
Breakout Sessions
1:00-2:15 p.m.
Re-Engaging Black Alumni

Excel Shortcuts for Annual Giving Programs

The Swag Shopping Network Presents Great New Donor Items
2:15-2:30 p.m. Break
2:30-4:00 p.m. Closing Keynote Session – Annual Giving Program Planning For a New Year, a New Budget, and a New World: A Forum Discussion
4:00 p.m. Conference Ends

An Australian Annual Giving Show and Tell
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Vanilla Soft Product Demonstration
Date, Time TBA
No RSVP – Use This Link to Join

Venmo, or Ven-No
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