May 22 - 24 | Vancouver

Convene Canada

The premier event for Canadian healthcare philanthropy professionals

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Share your expertise and contribute to the collective knowledge of our field by presenting a session at next year's conference. Fill out the form below, and we'll notify you when we start accepting session proposals.

The premier event for Canadian healthcare philanthropy professionals

Education Specific to Your Needs

Hear from leaders in healthcare philanthropy from across Canada in education sessions specific to healthcare philanthropy.

Our speakers know your challenges firsthand—and have discovered innovative solutions to share with you.

Get Some Well-Deserved “Me” Time

You've earned some time to get away from your day-to-day and turn to your own professional development.

Spend quality time learning with your peers and focus on that most important asset—your own well-being.


AHP Development Primer

Whether you are new to philanthropy or just to healthcare philanthropy, the Development Primer gets you up to speed on the basic elements of healthcare philanthropy.

Leading Forward Executive Summit

Designed for senior leaders, Leading Forward provides an intimate setting to learn about strategic areas of interest to executives where you can discuss your most pressing challenges with your peers.

CAGP Gift Planning Fundamentals

AHP and the Canadian Association of Gift Planners (CAGP) bring you this one-day introductory course all about planned gifts.

2024 Sponsorship Opportunities ‚ěĒ

If you're interested in sponsoring Convene Canada, please check out our sponsorship opportunities or contact Michelle Gilbert at

A Sample of Last Year's Sessions

Session Descriptions

  • W5: Who, What, When, Where, and Why of Monthly Giving

  • Celebrating and Embedding Cultural Diversity

  • Sweat the Small Stuff! Building Authentic Donor Relationships and Revenue

  • Journey Mapping Your Way to a More Donor-Centric Grateful Patient Program

  • Maximize Your Results: Changing How We Work with Agencies and Vendors

  • Creative Approaches to Alternative Revenue Generation

  • Take Your Nonprofit Events Program to New Heights Through Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

  • Building Your Annual Giving Program and Donor Communications

  • CAGP Gift Planning Fundamentals Workshop (extra fee applies)

  • Donations of Tomorrow: Cryptocurrency Philanthropy & Canadian Healthcare (Express Talk)

  • Building a Culture of Giving with a Hospital Family Campaign

  • Transform Your Organization's Impact Through Analytics and Business Intelligence

  • Philanthropy Champions: Transforming Gratitude Into Giving (Express Talk)

  • Lessons from a Former Marketer

  • Developing a Brand Campaign for Fundraising

  • The Key "Must-Know" Trends for Post-Pandemic Fundraising

  • How the Pandemic Influenced Our Successful Rebrand (Express Talk)