October 23-26, 2019 | Washington, DC

Schedule

The largest gathering of health care development professionals, the AHP Annual International Conference is the catalyst for growing your network, connecting with peers and sharing new experiences. Leaders in our field present educational sessions on industry trends and first-hand innovative practices.

Please note: This preliminary schedule is subject to change. Check back soon for more details! 

For information on education sessions at the 2019 AHP International Conference, check our education page. 

Wednesday, October 23
Session Title Speaker(s) Location Education Topic
7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Registration TBDN/A
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Exploring the Medstar Health/Georgetown University Philanthropy Partnership Georgetown UniversitySite Visit
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Health System Development Forum (2018-2019 Residency Program Cohort Presentations) Courtney Van Shura Dan Murphy Rick Scott, CFRE Jessica Kowal Tamra Darr TBDVarious
Innovation Lab Betsy Chapin Taylor, FAHP TBDInnovation
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Opening Welcome & Keynote Speaker Ty Bennett TBDStorytelling
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Opening Reception TBDReception

Thursday, October 24
Session Title Speaker(s) Location Education Topic
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration TBDN/A
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Exhibit Hall Open TBDN/A
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Networking Breakfast with Exhibitors TBD Exhibit HallN/A
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Work Smarter, Not Harder: Integrated Donor Pipeline Development for Optimal Results Jan Wood, CFRE Elizabeth Gross Emily Summa TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Reach New Fundraising Levels Kimberly Bellinger, CFRE Kevin Hughes, CFRE Gail D. Rudolph, CFRE TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Portfolio Values: Expanding the Art and Science of the Solicitation Jennifer Svihus, MBA, CFRE TBDCurrent and Prospective Donor Research
The Perennial Millennial Conundrum: How to Reach this Elusive Prospect Base Matthew R. Ghiorsi, MBA Martin Richman, CFRE TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Beyond Cocktail Parties and Board Seats: Reinventing Your Principal Gifts Program Monica Taylor Lotty Kimberly Hubbard Michelle Liberatore TBDTransformational Giving
Building Exceptional Teams Stephen P. Testa, Jr., CFRE Gregory J. Hagin, MBA TBDTalent Management
Launching a System-Wide Comprehensive Campaign: A Case Study About Alignment & Integration Brian T. Lally Nicole Thigpen Felix Brett Mannes TBDSystemization
From Blah to Blazing - How We Upped Our Grateful Patient Fundraising Game Eli Jordfald, MPA, CFRE Gail Perry, MBA, CFRE TBDGrateful Patients
10:10 AM - 11:10 AM
Beyond Cocktail Parties and Board Seats: Reinventing Your Principal Gifts Program Monica Taylor Lotty Kimberly Hubbard Michelle Liberatore TBDTransformational Giving
Spring Board: Elevating Your Board's Impact on Your Bottom Line Cory Davies TBDVolunteer Involvement
From Action to Value: The Future of Corporate Philanthropy Grant Stirling, PhD TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
When Traditional Methods Fall Short: Creative Ways to Build the Mid-Level Major Gift Pipeline Danielle Hickson, MBA Marisa M. Medina, MCIS TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Making the Most of Your Technology Investments Greg Workman Will Curtis Greg Warner Matt McMahan TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Achieving Record Breaking Levels of Physician Giving Andrew K. Sullivan, MD Debra Gill, MPA, CFRE, FAHP Anna Smoot, CFRE TBDTopics from a Small Shop Perspective
The Value of a Fresh Perspective: The When and the Why of Hiring a Consultant for Your Organization Jessie Rosenberg Sarah Batts Robert J. Di Vito, JD, CFRE TBDLeadership and Management
11:10 AM - 11:30 AM
Coffee Break with Exhibitors TBDN/A
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
From Blah to Blazing - How We Upped Our Grateful Patient Fundraising Game Eli Jordfald, MPA, CFRE Gail Perry, MBA, CFRE TBDGrateful Patients
Leveraging the Power of Private Philanthropy Jai Kumar, MPH Julia Wacker, MSW, MSPH TBDRelationship Building
Keys to Successful Employee Giving Campaigns in an Integrative Health System Amy Thomas Alicea Glover, MBA TBDEmployee Engagement and Giving
What Do Millennial Millionaires Want? Sarah Landman, M.A. Abigail Wright TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Integration of Fundraising Efforts Across a Hospital System with Multiple Partner Hospitals: Lessons Learned (and Still Learning) Michelle L. Glennon, Esq. Michael Hibler, MPA Carol Shannon TBDManaging Affiliations (Systems, Mergers, Acquisitions)
Building a Community for Philanthropy Through Generative Leadership Mark McCampbell, CFRE TBDLeadership and Management
Artificial Intelligence and Major Gift Fundraising Adam Martel TBDRelationship Building
Breakthrough Fundraising: How Marketing and Fundraising Can Work Together to Drive Results Kelley Stewart Bente Weitekamp TBDRelationship Building
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch with Exhibitors TBDN/A
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM
Gratitude Matters: Perspectives from a Patient, Physician and Administrator TBDGratitude
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Coffee Break with Exhibitors TBDN/A
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Achieving Record Breaking Levels of Physician Giving Andrew K. Sullivan, MD Debra Gill, MPA, CFRE, FAHP Anna Smoot, CFRE TBDTopics from a Small Shop Perspective
It's Personal: Connecting the Dots Between Philanthropy, Business Development and the Patient Experience Loriana De Crescenzo, CFRE TBDLeadership and Management
Grateful Patient Programs - The Next Generation Susan Dolbert, PhD Tim Gale Ben Golding Priya Jethwa Julia Alber TBDGrateful Patients
Bringing Your Foundation into the Digital Age: How to Raise Real Money Online John Simpson TBDDigital Philanthropy
Lessons Learned from a Lifetime of Fundraising - The Billion-Dollar Campaign: Lessons Learned Along the Way - How'd We Get There? Claudia Looney, FAHP, CFRE TBDCareer Development
To Integrate or Not: A System Approach to Philanthropy Crystal Hinson Miller, MA, CFRE Laura Pickett, MHA TBDSystemization
Vision 2020: Designing Impactful Campaigns in the Context of a Changing Health Care Landscape Thomas Kissane John Haley Samantha Vigliotta TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Secure Your Hospital's Vision and Future With Philanthropy Scott Lange David Krause, FAHP Melanie Sabelhaus TBDEducating the Board
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Grand Reception TBDN/A
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Si Seymour Award Dinner TBDCelebrating Philanthropy

Friday, October 25
Session Title Speaker(s) Location Education Topic
7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Registration TBDN/A
7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Exhibit Hall Open TBDN/A
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Plenary Session Ian Morrison TBDTBD
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
Fundraising for Population Health Amy Dorrill, MBA, FAHP TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
3 CPOs: Learnings from Chief Philanthropy Officers Amy G. Day, CFRE Moira McGinley David Wilke, CFRE TBDLeadership and Management
Building Exceptional Teams Stephen P. Testa, Jr., CFRE Gregory J. Hagin, MBA TBDTalent Management
Magic Happens: Campaigns, Estate Gifts and Donor Focused Philanthropy Jason Smith Vince McElligott, FCEP TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
What You Need to Know About Planned Giving: When Planned Giving Is Not All You Do Timothy Logan, FAHP, ACFRE TBDPlanned Giving
Transforming Your Donor Concierge Stewardship Program into a Cultivation Machine Maureen C. Kelly Joseph E. Stampe TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Securing Transformational Gifts for Behavioral Health Funding Kevin Causey Ted Blackburn TBDTransformational Giving
Bigger, Better, Smarter: Using Data Driven Fundraising to Guide Strategy Ryan Marshall Dana Casson, CFRE Adam Miller TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Crisis Averted! Being Nimble and Strategic Maggie Redmon, MBA Julie Eckardt-Cantrall, MBA Charlie Guida TBDLeadership and Management
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
Coffee Break with Exhibitors TBDN/A
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
Crisis Averted! Being Nimble and Strategic Maggie Redmon, MBA Julie Eckardt-Cantrall, MBA Charlie Guida TBDLeadership and Management
Using Data for True Impact Sean P. Kramer TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
Enhance Board Impact & Create a Better Board Experience Lori Counts, CFRE Aline Lasseter, CFRE TBDEducating the Board
8 Great Ideas: Raising the Bar with Innovative Donor Stewardship Jennifer Segal Jennifer Timmins TBDStewardship Best Practices
How We Built This: The Transformational Blended Legacy Gift Nicole Kinard Jennifer McGihon TBDTransformational Giving
Fundraising from Culturally Diverse Donors: How to Sensitively Cultivate New Americans & New Canadians from South Asia, China and Africa Tom Wilson, MM, ABD Lamech Mbise TBDEmerging Trends/Practices
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Lunch and Plenary Session 3 TBD TBDTBD
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Learning Labs Various TBDVarious
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
CDO Forum TBD TBDUp at Night Issues
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Coffee Break TBDN/A
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
AHP Development Primer session 1 TBDAHP Development Primer
AHP Advanced Course Session 1 Julie E. Cox, FAHP, CFRE Jory Pritchard-Kerr, FAHP TBDAHP Advanced Course

Saturday, October 26
Session Title Speaker(s) Location Education Topic
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Registration TBDN/A
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Breakfast (for Primer/Advanced attendees only) TBDN/A
8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
AHP Development Primer session 2 TBDAHP Development Primer
AHP Advanced Course Session 2 Julie E. Cox, FAHP, CFRE Jory Pritchard-Kerr, FAHP TBDAHP Advanced Course