2019 Conference Schedule

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CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Monday, April 29, 2019

4:00 – 8:00 pm                   Registration in Cunningham Lobby

5:00 – 6:00 pm                   Reception hosted by Kanuga at Pavilion Upper Deck/Cunningham

6:00 – 6:45 pm                   Dinner in Dining Hall

8:00 – 11:00 pm                  Social hosted by NC and SC Councils, Cottage 26
Event previously known as ROCKY’S PORCH

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

8:00 – 9:00 am                   Breakfast in Dining Hall

8:30 – 11:30 am                 Registration in Cunningham Lobby

9:30 – 11:30 am                 Pre-Conference Sessions

BASIC:   Planned Giving 101
Presenters:  Nancy Beard and Jim Kelley
Location:  Gooch Main

ADVANCED:       Deep Conversations and Challenges: Roundtables to the Rescue
Facilitated by members of the leadership team from the NC and SC Councils
Location:  Gooch A

12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch in Dining Hall

1:15 – 2:30 pm    Keynote Address:  Excellence – Donor Relationships and Metrics in Planned Giving
Presenter: Eddie Thompson
Location:  Gooch Main

2:45 – 3:45 pm                   Concurrent Sessions

Basic:  Know Your Donors – It Pays To Ask
Presenter: Nathan Stelter
Location:  Gooch A

Advanced: Best Practices for Our Role in the Donor’s Advisory Circle
Presenter:  Eddie Thompson
Location:  Gooch Main

4:00 – 5:00 pm  The Current Environment and Remaining Relevant in a World Without Estate Tax
Presenter:  Terence Stanaland
Location:  Gooch Main

5:15 – 6:00 pm                   Reception at Pavilion Upper Deck/Cunningham

6:00 – 6:45 pm                   Dinner in Dining Hall

6:45 – 7:15 pm                   Dessert in Fireside Room

7:30 – 11:00 pm                 Social hosted by NC and SC Councils at Pavilion Upper Deck/Cunningham

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

8:00 – 8:45 am                   Breakfast in Dining Hall

8:30 – 10:00 am                 Philanthro People!
Presenter:  Claire Meyerhoff
Location:  Gooch Main

10:15 – 11:15 am               Concurrent Sessions

Basic: Navigating the Hurdles to Conversational Gift Planning
Presenter:  Daniel Shephard
Location:  Gooch A

Advanced:  Vital Signs: Protecting Your CGA Program from Underwater Gifts
Presenter:  Crystal Thompkins
Location:  Gooch Main


11:30am – 12:30 pm        Ethics in Charitable Giving
Presenter:  Teresa Abell
Location:  Gooch Main

12:30 – 1:15 pm                 Lunch in Dining Hall

1:15 pm                                Adjournment