2019 Conference Schedule

Reference Program Booklet for session descriptions – COMING SOON                  

Monday, April 29, 2019

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

5:00 – 6:00 pm          RECEPTION hosted by Kanuga at Pavilian Upper Deck

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

7:00 – 11:00 pm        SOCIAL hosted by NC and SC Councils, location tbd

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        Concurrent Sessions

                                  BASIC:  Planned Giving 101.  Presenters:  Nancy Beard and Jim Kelley 

                                  ADVANCED:  Deep Conversations and Challenges
                                    (moderated by members of the leadership team from the NC and SC Councils)

12:00 – 1:00 pm       LUNCH in Dining Hall

1:15 – 2:30 pm          KEYNOTE SPEAKER:  Eddie Thompson
Excellence – Donor Relationships and Metrics in Planned Giving

2:45 – 3:45 pm         Concurrent Sessions

                                  BASIC:  Know Your Donors – It Pays To Ask.  Presenter:  Nathan Stelter 

                                  ADVANCED:  Best Practices for Our Role in the Donor’s Advisory Circle.                                      Presenter:  Eddie Thompson

4:00 – 5:00 pm        Estate Planning: The Current Environment and Remaining Relevant in a                                    World without Estate Tax.     Presenter:  Terence Stanaland

5:15 – 6:00 pm         RECEPTION  at Pavilian Upper Deck

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 Pavilian Upper Deck

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

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

8:30 – 10:00 am    PHILANTHRO PEOPLE!  Presenter:  Claire Meyerhoff

10:15 – 11:15 am     Concurrent Sessions

                                BASIC:  Navigating the Hurdles to Conversational Gift Planning.                                                        Presenter:  Daniel Shephard 

                               ADVANCED:  Protecting Your CGA Program from Underwater Gifts.                                               Presenter:  Crystal Thompkins

11:30 – 12:30 pm   Ethics in Charitable Giving.  Presenter:  Teresa Abell

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

1:15 pm                    ADJOURNMENT