June 15 – 17, 2017
Phoenix, AZ


Online registration is now closed.
On-site registration will be available beginning June 15.
Please contact the Meetings Department at 703-538-3159 or meetings@ahp.org with any questions.

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2017 Big Ideas

2017 Big Ideas
AHP's Big Ideas conference is designed to help new and mid-level philanthropy professionals achieve their goals. Now in its fourth year, Big Ideas is a vibrant gathering of health care fundraisers working together to share innovative ideas and solutions.
6/15/2017 - 6/17/2017
Arizona Grand Resort and Spa
8000 South Arizona Grand Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85044 United States
Photography Release
AHP, its representatives and employees reserve the right to take photographs and/or videos of conference attendees and their property to copyright, use and publish in print and/or electronically. Conference attendees agree that AHP may use such photographs of them with our without their name and for any lawful purpose, including for example such purposes as publicity, illustration, advertising, email, social media, web content. By registering for this conference, conference attendees have read and understand the above.


For your convenience, payment for conference registration, exhibitor, sponsorship payments may be made to AHP by mail, phone, fax, or through AHP’s website. Please not that AHP cannot control the handling of payment information sent to AHP by way of mail or email. AHP will note be responsible for any damages or loss incurred by you if you choose to send payment information (including, without limitation, credit card information) to AHP by way of mail or email. You therefore accept sole responsibility for any damage or loss resulting from your use of such communication methods. Please review our Privacy Policy found at www.ahp.org/privacy for a summary of our practices related to the collection and use of personal information.

Registration Fees


Early Bird Registration

postmarked by April 14

Regular Registration
postmarked between
April 14–June 5 
Type   Member / Nonmember  Member / Nonmember
Primer Workshop  $375 / $525  $475 / $625
Advanced Course Workshop  $375 / $525  $475 / $625
Full Conference,
Development Professionals 
 $595 / $795  $695 / $895
Single day, June 16 or 17   $450 / $650  $550 / $750
Full Conference,
*Consultants (non-exhibiting) 
 $700 / $800  $800 / $900

*The prices for consultant registration are only for consultants and vendors attending the conference, but who are not exhibiting. See ahp.org/terms for a full explanation of the policy.

The cancellation deadline is May 5, 2017.

Registrations must be received by June 5, 2017.

To register yourself online: 
1. Sign in with your email and password on the left.
        a. Non members – create a new user account.
2. Click on the "register myself" button below.
3. Choose from the registration options and answer the required questions.
4. Click the "Proceed to Checkout" button below.

To register someone else online:

1. Sign in with your email and password.
2. Click on the “register someone else” button below.
3. Select a contact from the roster for your institution.
3. Don’t see a name on the roster for your institution?
           a. Go to "add new member" for non-members.
           b, Call AHP at (703) 532-6243 to add them to your membership roster.
           c. Note: Each person must have an account to register. Create individual accounts if registering multiple people.
4. Choose from the registration options and answer the required questions.
5. Click the "Proceed to Checkout" button below.

To register using hard copy:
Please download the form below and send to AHP by mail (313 Park Avenue Ste 400, Falls Church, VA 22046) or fax to 703-532-7170.

 Big Ideas Registration Form 


Thursday, 15 June 2017

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM
Conference attendance for all three days of the confefence. This registration includes full access to all general sessions, break out sessions and the exhibit hall.
6/15/2017 8:00 AM - 6/17/2017 8:00 PM
8:00 AM
6/15/2017 8:00 AM - 6/17/2017 5:00 PM
8:00 AM

Friday, 16 June 2017

Registration for a single day during Big Ideas
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM

Saturday, 17 June 2017

Registration for a single day during Big Ideas
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM