Conference Agenda

Wednesday, October 18, 2017



11:30 – 12:30 pm


Registration


12:30 – 1:15 pm


Networking Lunch/Forefront Welcome/ Keynote – Jan Masaoka


1:15-2:15pm


Importance of Networks a conversation between Eric, Jan and Forefront members


2:15 – 2:30 pm


Break


2:30 – 4:45 pm


Asset-Framing: BMe Community, Benjamin Evans


4:45 pm – 6:00 pm


Hotel Check-in


6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Reception at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Thursday, October 19, 2017



8:00 – 9:00 am


Breakfast


8:30 – 8:40 am


#ILGive Announcement - Clark McCain


8:40 – 9:00 am


Mark Ishaug – “Leading with Love in the Workplace”


9:00 – 9:15 am


Break


9:15 – 10:30 am


Breakout Session #1 (Session descriptions)


Having Difficult Conversations: Practicing Openness, Precision, and Gentleness in Communication


Who Leads? Who Follows? The Delicate Dance of the Board Chair and CEO


Advocacy Panel Discussion 


Developing and Implementing a Strategic Communications Plan


On Telling the Full Participant Story: How to Report on Participant Outcomes in the Wild World of Nonprofit Data 


How to Run a Successful #ILGive/#GivingTuesday
Campaign


10:30 – 11:00 am


Break


11:00 am – 12:15 pm


Breakout Session #2 (Session descriptions)


Leadership through Collective Impact


The Great Disappearing Act: Why Social Media Stories are the Digital Marketing Secrets You’ve Always Wanted


Understanding and Changing Your Business Model - Jan Masaoka


Building Your Fundraising Committee: Recruiting, Training and Retaining Your Lay Team


Impact Through Collaborations 


Adaptive Leadership


12:15 – 1:45 pm


Lunch/ Keynote: Beth Kanter


 


1:45 - 2:15 pm


Break


 


2:15 - 3:30 pm


Breakout Session #3 (Session descriptions)


 


How to Build a Culture of Collaborative Learning 


Reframing the Human Services


Building a Case: Thoughtful Strategies for Board Engagement


Census 2020


 


3:30 – 4:00


Closing Comments