9:00 am - 10:15 am
Opening Keynote: Compelling Conversation with Seth Kahan
Leadership, Change and Innovation in Uncertain Times
Based on his experience working with leaders at all levels, Seth Kahan will take an inside look at what it takes to successfully face and exploit change, innovate, and forge the way forward into an uncertain future. Participants will have an opportunity to raise issues pertinent to the many significant changes the health care industry is facing and their impact on philanthropy.
Author of Getting Change Right: How Leaders Transform Organizations from the Inside Out
3:15 pm-4:45 pm
Compelling Conversation with Tom Watson
Social Media’s Second Wave: The Social Graph and Why It’s Vital to Health Care Philanthropy
Join social media expert, Tom Watson for a compelling conversation about the principles that drive social media tools like Facebook, Google, Pinterest, and Twitter to be effective. Tom will discuss how to individualize the social web and make it work for you, how young people are using social media for social change and how connected health care charities and campaigns are wired together. You will walk away with real-life examples of campaigns that work!
Author of CauseWired: Plugging In, Getting Involved, Changing the World
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Compelling Conversation with Peter Frumkin
What is Strategic Giving? Understanding How Donors Think About Effective Philanthropy
In this session, Peter Frumkin will share what he has learned studying the practices of high net-worth individuals who are committed to philanthropy, including how they determine what broad causes they will support, the types of projects they then select, the kinds of engagement and profile they seek to have, and the time frames that will guide their giving. Pulling these elements together, learn what strategic giving entails, and gain a fresh perspective on how his model might guide you in framing of requests for support.
Author of several books, including: On Being Nonprofit, Strategic Giving: The Art and Science of Philanthropy, Serving Country and Community, and The Essence of Strategic Giving: A Practical Guide for Donors and Fundraisers