Schedule

The final schedule will be out soon. Confirmed speaker categories include the following:

  • Web accessibility
  • Navigating the flood of college rankings systems
  • 21st-century digital giving
  • Leadership
  • Working with volunteers and ambassadors
  • Crisis communications
  • Virtual alumni communities
  • Title IX and communications
  • Podcasting
  • SUNY Learning Commons
  • Building relationships with alumni and donors
  • Major gift management
  • Why are we still writing press releases?
  • Innovating in an innovation-resistant environment
  • Digital media production
  • U.N. Global Compact
  • Expanding alumni magazine readership in the digital age
  • Using big data in marketing plans
  • Micro-campaigns
  • … and more!
Wednesday, June 6
9 a.m. Sponsor Booth Set-up Begins
10 a.m. Registration Opens
Noon Conference Kickoff: Luncheon, Opening Remarks & Charlton Scholars Presentation
1:00 p.m. Plenary Session: Tony D’Angelo, Keynote
2:15 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m. Concurrent Session 1
3:20 p.m. Break
3:40 p.m. Concurrent Session 2
4:30 p.m. Networking/ Personal Time
5:30 p.m. Networking Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner/Plenary Session: Chancellor Kristina Johnson, Keynote
Thursday, June 7
8:00 a.m. Networking Breakfast, Morning Announcements, & Business Meeting
9:00 a.m. Plenary Session: John Zogby, Keynote
10:00 a.m. Break/ Zogby Book Signing Session
10:20 a.m. Concurrent Session 3
11:10 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m. Concurrent Session 4
12:30 p.m. Lunch
2:20 p.m. Concurrent Session 5
3:10 p.m. Break
3:20 p.m. SUNY Roundtables
4:30 p.m. Break/ Prepare for Dinner
5:30 p.m. Reception
6:30 p.m. Dinner: Robbye Kinkade, Keynote
7:45 p.m. Hall of Fame Induction
Friday, June 8
9:00 a.m. 2019 Conference Planning Meeting and Networking Breakfast
9:45 a.m. Plenary Session: Sean Kirst
11:00 a.m. Closing Remarks
11:30 a.m. Conference Adjourns
Noon Hotel Check Out

Note: schedule subject to change.