Check out this sample agenda from bbcon 2020. Stay tuned for 2021 updates soon. 

NORTH AMERICA

All times listed below are in U.S. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

Date Time Name Speakers Track
Tuesday, October 6, 202011:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)Virtual Mainstage: Welcome and KickoffMike Gianoni - Blackbaud
David Benjamin - Blackbaud
Odessa Jenkins - Blackbaud
Amy Poehler -
Dara Torres -
Mainstage
Tuesday, October 6, 202012:15 PM - 1:15 PM (EDT)SUPER SESSION: Survival Superpowers - Engaging Audiences in a Pandemic-Impacted WorldColleen Dilenschneider - IMPACTS Experience
Arts & Cultural
Tuesday, October 6, 202012:15 PM - 1:15 PM (EDT)SUPER SESSION - Race to the Future? | Values & Vision in the Design of Technology & SocietyRuha Benjamin - Princeton University
Companies
Tuesday, October 6, 202012:15 PM - 1:15 PM (EDT)SUPER SESSION: How To Be a Life Giving LeaderTyler Reagin - The Life-Giving Company
Faith Communities
Tuesday, October 6, 202012:15 PM - 1:15 PM (EDT)SUPER SESSION: Shifting Gears - How Philanthropy is Changing for FoundationsKathleen Enright - Council on Foundations
Rachel Hutchisson - Blackbaud
Foundations
Tuesday, October 6, 202012:15 PM - 1:15 PM (EDT)SUPER SESSION: Explore Trends in Healthcare and Chart a Path to Thrive in the New NormalPage Bullington - Blackbaud
Betsy Taylor - Accordant
Mark McCampbell - Advancement Resources
Eddie Thompson - Thompson & Associates
Healthcare
Tuesday, October 6, 202012:15 PM - 1:15 PM (EDT)SUPER SESSION: Higher Education Kickoff—A Panel Discussion with Industry ExpertsChris Krackeler - Blackbaud
James Wiley - Eduventures
Jamie Harper - Microsoft
Cara Giacomini - CASE
Higher Education
Tuesday, October 6, 202012:15 PM - 1:15 PM (EDT)SUPER SESSION: Powering a Strong, Resilient SchoolTravis Warren - Blackbaud
K–12
Tuesday, October 6, 202012:15 PM - 1:15 PM (EDT)SUPER SESSION: Resilient Nonprofits Navigating 2021 TogetherKelley Jarrett - Blackbaud
Nzinga Kone - M+r
Marco Corona - One80 Place
Jessica Sotelo - World Wildlife Fund
Nonprofits
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:15 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)CANADA SUPER SESSION: Welcome to Blackbaud Canada, Eh?Mike Gianoni - Blackbaud
David Benjamin - Blackbaud
Allan Hoffmann - Blackbaud
Nonprofits
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Where’s the Data?: Implementing Analytics in Blackbaud Raiser's Edge NXT®Shelley Hindmon - Blackbaud
Analytics
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Exploring The Cloud Solution for Arts and Cultural OrganizationsAndrew Troup - Blackbaud
Arts & Cultural
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Expanding Traditional Corporate Philanthropy to Include Employee WellnessJay Mukhey - Finastra
Dustin Joost - Blackbaud
Companies
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)How to Become a Digital Fundraising ExpertCameron Bartlett - The Exodus Road
Faith Communities
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Evaluating and Streamlining Your Annual Budget ProcessMatthew Kreutzer - Zobrio
Chuck Hays - Zobrio
Financial Management
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Open a world of possibilities with SKY DeveloperBen Wong - Blackbaud
Focus on Tech
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Arise, Captain Tom: Lessons from a World Record Peer-to-Peer FundraiserJamie Parkins - Blackbaud
Mark Berryman - Blackbaud
Sally Falvey - Blackbaud Europe and JustGiving
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Back by Popular Demand: NXT Tips and TricksLisa Nurminen - Blackbaud
Jarod Bonino - Blackbaud
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Launching Blackbaud Grantmaking's New SKY UX ViewCassy Crabtree - Blackbaud
Vin St. John - Blackbaud
Grant & Award Management
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Five in 30: The Five Best Ways to Optimize Online Donation PagesCharles Lehosit - RKD Group
Suzanne Anderson - RKD Group
Healthcare
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Higher Education Strategy and Solution OverviewAlison Madrigal - Blackbaud
Chris Krackeler - Blackbaud
Alania Cater - Blackbaud
Higher Education
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)The Show Must Go On(line)!Gen Kaady - The Catlin Gabel School
Allie Coutu - Catlin Gabel School
K–12
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Optimize Your Virtual WorkforceHolly Condon - WhiteOwl, The Developers Of PaperSave
Nonprofits
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)Embracing Digital Transformation for Marketing Bo Crader - Blackbaud
Nonprofits
Tuesday, October 6, 20201:45 PM - 2:15 PM (EDT)What Is “Normal,” Anyway? Using Long-Term Trends to Understand the Road AheadAshley Thompson - Blackbaud Institute
Sector Leadership & Trends
Tuesday, October 6, 20202:30 PM - 3:30 PM (EDT)Virtual Mainstage: Built for a Changing WorldMike Gianoni - Blackbaud
Odessa Jenkins - Blackbaud
Kevin McDearis - Blackbaud
Meredith Johnson - Blackbaud
Mainstage
Wednesday, October 7, 202011:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)Virtual Mainstage: Working in a Changing WorldRachel Hutchisson - Blackbaud
Tiffany Crumpton - Blackbaud
Marc Brackett, Ph.D. -
Adam Crowell - Boxed Music
Alice L. Ferris -
Kishshana Palmer -
Mainstage
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)From Insight to Action: Using Analytics and Benchmarking in Fundraising StrategyPaige Grainger - Blackbaud
John Wilburn - National Park Foundation
Analytics
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Don’t Waste a Crisis: Good Things to Come out of the PandemicAubrey Bergauer - Changing the Narrative
Arts & Cultural
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Bridging the Gap Between Verbal Executive Support and Action-Oriented Executive SupportKyra Scalea - Vanguard
Companies
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Using Technology to Sway Perception. Be Known for Something.Mark Macdonald - Be Known For Something
Faith Communities
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Nonprofit Analytics: How To Build Financial and Fundraising DashboardsThomas Evans - Mission BI
Linton Myers - Blackbaud
Focus on Tech
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Achieve Board Meeting Success with Blackbaud Grantmaking™Alexis Fish - Blackbaud
Foundations
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Storytelling with FinancialsStephanie Skryzowski - 100 Degrees Consulting
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Keeping Your Database Current, Clean, and CompleteStu Manewith - Omatic Software
Bailey Benzlé - Omatic Software
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Adapting Grateful Patient Philanthropy in a Digital WorldErin Stitzel, FAHP, CFRE - Accordant Health
Taylor Traviesa - Tampa General Hospital Foundation
Roy Lowdenback - Baptist Health Foundation
Healthcare
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Alumni Participation Rate: Friend or Foe?Steph McCluskey - Blackbaud
Higher Education
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Strategies for Engaging Your ApplicantsCarrie Goldberger - Blackbaud
Lauren Janney Wolf - Cape Fear Community College
Higher Education
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Major Gift Success Recipes: Unlocking the Gems of Target AnalyticsMary Zimmerman - Regis Jesuit High School
Lawrence Henze - Blackbaud Target Analytics
K–12
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Your Donor Has a Mission, TooSophia Latto - Blackbaud
Marketing & Engagement
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)2020 State of Advocacy: Building a Winning Advocacy ProgramChristopher Masak - Alzheimer's Association | Alzheimer's Impact Movement
Kerry Donohue - National Eating Disorders Association
Will Lopez - Phone2action
Marketing & Engagement
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)10 Surefire Ways to Supercharge Your ContentNyleva Corley - Blackbaud
Marketing & Engagement
Wednesday, October 7, 202012:30 PM - 1:00 PM (EDT)Meeting Supporter Needs Through Digital CommunicationsJen Shang - Institute for Sustainable Philanthropy
Sector Leadership & Trends
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Federal Data Privacy Policy and the Social Good Sector Sally Ehrenfried - Blackbaud
Cameron Stoll - Blackbaud
Analytics
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Aligning Artistic Programming and Fundraising PracticesJerusha Schmalzel - Blackbaud
Nisa Mackie - Walker Art Center
Arts & Cultural
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Stewarding Donors from Soup to NutsAmanda Kepshire - Blackbaud
Faith Communities
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Separation of Duties in the Finance OfficeJonathan Howell - Blackbaud
Financial Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Towards an Inclusive Tech Strategy - What You Can Do Today & Why It MattersRoz Lemieux - Blackbaud
Rajneesh (Raj) Aggarwal - Provoc
Jenn Graham - Civic Dinners
Focus on Tech
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Mastering Security in Blackbaud Raiser's Edge NXT®Bill Connors - Bill Connors, CFRE
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Canadian Giving Trends and InsightsAshley Thompson - Blackbaud Institute
Bruce MacDonald - Imagine Canada
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Launching Your Scholarship Review Season the Right WayNick Fazzini - Blackbaud
Grant & Award Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Blackbaud Grantmaking's New SKY UX View Deep DiveCassy Crabtree - Blackbaud
Vin St. John - Blackbaud
Jennipher Noble - Blackbaud
Grant & Award Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Rocking Your World with Moves Management in Blackbaud Raiser's Edge NXT®Jeff Mc Aloon - Saint John Regional Hospital Foundation
Wendy Smith - Sargent Solutions Inc
Healthcare
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Guided Fundraising: A Recipe for Data Driven Multi-Channel FundraisingAndy Hogan - Blackbaud
Kristine Miller - Gonzaga University
Higher Education
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Direct Marketing in a Pandemic: How to Survive and ThriveStacy Rooney - Blackbaud
Higher Education
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)A Tale of Compassion: How The Shipley School's Community Came Together During a PandemicJosie Burri - The Shipley School
Michael Turner - The Shipley School
K–12
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Campaigns from Start to Finish Jessica Maloney - 4KIDS of South Florida
Lauren Kostoff - 4KIDS
Nonprofits
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Using Blackbaud Merchant Services™ to Navigate Post COVID-19 Payment TrendsClint Boswell - Blackbaud
Lee Turner - Blackbaud
Payments
Wednesday, October 7, 20201:15 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Burnt Out Business Leaders Rarely Make Their NumbersProfessor Pete Alexander - Professor Pete's Stress Relief Tools
Professional Development
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Utilize Data to Maximize Officer Portfolio CompositionMichael Van Dyke - Blackbaud
Analytics
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Utilize the Power of OData in Blackbaud Altru® to create Valuable Dashboards in Microsoft® Excel and Power BICarly Meek - Blackbaud
Arts & Cultural
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Creating a Seamless Employee Engagement Experience Through Partnership and IntegrationJamila Cowan-Wideman - Dell Technologies
Companies
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Member Growth—SimplifiedWes Gay - WayFinder
Faith Communities
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Blackbaud Purchase Card and Expense ManagementJulia Petit - Blackbaud
Financial Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Get Your Head in the CloudEric Wand - Microsoft
Focus on Tech
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Embracing Change: Converting from FIMS™ to Blackbaud Raiser's Edge NXT®Tracy VanSolkema - Grand Rapids Community Foundation
Foundations
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Layer Cakes & Dashboards: Creating Fundraiser Insights using Blackbaud CRMPaul Wiklanski - University Of Michigan
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)What Is a Database Manager?Ryan Hyde - Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester
Sunshine Watson - Valleywise Health Foundation
Stephanie Crawley - Stephanie Crawley, bCRE-Pro
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Data-Driven DesignBrenda Miele - Charity Dynamics
Mark Love - AHA
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)5 Key End of Year Fundraising Myth Busters and More!Michael Johnston - HJC Newmedia
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)We're Getting NXT! Now What?Kayla Lee - Blackbaud Inc.
Becca Paylor - Wingate University
Jami Black - Middlebury College
Higher Education
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Awarding Freshmen Scholarships: A Case StudyKeith Brown - University of Wisconsin-Madison
Alison Rice - University Of Wisconsin-Madison
Kevin Zalanowski - University of Wisconsin-Madison
Higher Education
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Blackbaud Merchant Services™ – A critical tool in growing your revenueMina Mistry - Blackbaud
Shaun Porteous - Blackbaud
Payments
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Microsoft Power Platform + Raiser’s Edge NXT®: Turning Possibility into RealityLinton Myers - Blackbaud
Professional Development
Wednesday, October 7, 20202:15 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)The Changing Identity of the Social SectorCheryl Contee - Do Big Things
Derrick Feldmann - INFLUENCE|SG
Sector Leadership & Trends
Wednesday, October 7, 20203:00 PM - 3:30 PM (EDT)Virtual Mainstage: Resilience and Hope in a Changing WorldDr. Cornel West -
Jill Galloway - Blackbaud
Mainstage
Thursday, October 8, 202011:00 AM - 11:50 AM (EDT)Preventing Fraud with Blackbaud Financial Edge NXT® Best Practices (CPE Credit for LIVE event)Melissa Bethancourt - Blackbaud
Julia Petit - Blackbaud
Grace Tate - Blackbaud
Financial Management
Thursday, October 8, 202011:00 AM - 11:50 AM (EDT)Trends in Higher Education Fundraising During a PandemicCarrie Cobb - Blackbaud
Sam Venable - Blackbaud
Higher Education
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Fundraising During Challenging TimesKatherine Swank - Blackbaud
Lawrence Henze - Blackbaud Target Analytics
Paige Grainger - Blackbaud
Analytics
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Inspiring Trust through Data-Driven Decisions and StrategyHeather Meloy - PwC
Josh Joseph - PwC
Companies
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)How to Turn Your Users into Cyber Security Superheroes!Stephanie Pratt - Blackbaud
Cyber Security
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)The Power of Collaborative GrantmakingDr. H. Sam Coy - Blackbaud
Vin St. John - Blackbaud
Gary Steuer - Bonfils-Stanton Foundation
Foundations
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Data Health and Blackbaud eTapestry®Geoff Arbuckle - Blackbaud
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Link 'Em Up!Laura Ngan Tian - Blackbaud Inc
Orion Petrie - Blackbaud
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Customer Spotlight: Canadian Success StoriesElizabeth Price - Blackbaud Canada
Elizabeth Calderon - Mulgrave School
Sue Lockett - Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Automating Your Process with Award Management APIsCarrie Goldberger - Blackbaud
Grant & Award Management
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Three Genius Ways Healthcare Organizations Are Using Their DataLiza Turcotte - Blackbaud
Healthcare
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Using Blackbaud Financial Edge NXT® to Improve Financial StewardshipJohn Cashman - Blackbaud
Higher Education
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Microsoft Power Platform + Raiser’s Edge NXT®: Turning Possibility into Reality (Rebroadcasted)Linton Myers - Blackbaud
Professional Development
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)7 Steps for Giving Effective FeedbackMonica Mutter - Blackbaud
Professional Development
Thursday, October 8, 202011:15 AM - 11:45 AM (EDT)Digital Leadership: People Before TechnologyAmy Sample Ward - NTEN
Kimberly Lewis - Goodwill Industries of East Texas
Sector Leadership & Trends
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Tap Your Supporter Base for New Donor AcquisitionLiza Turcotte - Blackbaud
Analytics
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Fundraising During Unprecedented TimesRosita Bradham - Blackbaud
Gentry Spronken - The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures
Julie Gross - San Antonio Zoo
Arts & Cultural
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Managing Skills-Based Volunteering in a Virtual WorldDanielle Holly - Common Impact
Companies
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Securing Social Good - Blackbaud's Cyber Security ProgramRich Friedberg - Blackbaud
Cyber Security
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)2021 Strategies for YouTube, Podcasting, and the New Facebook FrameworkNils Smith - Dunham & Company
Faith Communities
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Financial Management and Grants Management: Why Your Foundation Needs Complementary Technology for BothLaine Hendriks - Blackbaud
Carly Meek - Blackbaud
Barton Dyson - Blackbaud
Foundations
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)SMS Communication & Text Fundraising SolutionsErik Leaver - Blackbaud
Sangeeth Peruri - OutreachCircle
Jeanavive Janssen - Textmunication
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Reinventing Your Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Program (Beyond Going Virtual)Robyn Mendez - Blackbaud
Shana Masterson - Blackbaud
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)A Data-Centric Look at Gift Officer Life CycleMike Russell - Blackbaud
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Building Processes and Team Dynamics in a Healthcare MergerKrista Matia - Blackbaud Inc
Healthcare
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Going Live with Blackbaud Raiser's Edge NXT® During a PandemicMary Kathryn Nunes - Blackbaud
Allison Phillips - Illinois Institute of Technology
Higher Education
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Change Management: Moving Your Team ForwardMichael Reardon - Blackbaud
Higher Education
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Best Practices in Virtual VolunteeringLizzie Schaffer - Blackbaud
Corbit Harrison - VolunteerHub by Carr Engineering, Inc.
Brandon Hall - ServeHub
Allen Kramer - Mobilize
Marketing & Engagement
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)Waste Not! Identify and Eliminate Waste in Your Business Processes and OperationJackie Huffman - Blackbaud
Professional Development
Thursday, October 8, 202012:00 PM - 12:50 PM (EDT)Blackbaud Financial Edge NXT: Tips and Tricks (CPE Credit for LIVE event)David Evatt - Blackbaud
Lauren Holzer - Blackbaud
Tara Pawlowski - Blackbaud
Financial Management
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Blackbaud Cyber Security Program ResourcesAshley Wyand - Blackbaud
Cyber Security
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Diocesan Annual Appeals: Digital Case StudiesNic Prenger - Prenger Solutions Group
Faith Communities
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Successful Technology Procurement & Adoption Change Management Strategies for FoundationsAnn Getz - Blackbaud
Dan Stencel - Morris Animal Foundation
Deena Scotti - Missouri Foundation for Health
Foundations
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Redefining Success: A New Take on Your Annual KPIs and GoalsStuart Sullivan - Graham-Pelton
Megan Bailey - Graham-Pelton Consulting
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Hitting Your Virtual Event out of the Park with Blackbaud TeamRaiserMark Becker - Cathexis Partners, LLC
Derek Martin - Blackbaud
Chris Cain - Blackbaud
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Five Technology Change Management StepsStacy Rooney - Blackbaud
Grant & Award Management
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Effective Reporting Is a Team Sport: What Happens When Finance and Development Work TogetherTammy Batchelor, CFRE - Cause and Solution, Inc.
Jamie Lundien, MBA, CPA - Cause and Solution, Inc.
Healthcare
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Practical Management Strategies to Maximize Officer ProductivityJoy Pohland Janssen - Blackbaud
Jeremy Wang - Temple University
Higher Education
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)Leading With Digital: How a simple shift in mindset can greatly shift your revenueErik Rubadeau - Yeeboo Digital
Marketing & Engagement
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:50 PM (EDT)Use the Power of Data: Propensity, Capacity and Philanthropic Tendencies for Major Gift SuccessKatherine Swank - Blackbaud
Margaret Williams - Avera Foundation
Tisha Martin - Boise State University
Toni Thibodeaux - University Of Denver
Analytics
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:50 PM (EDT)Track Your Cash and Keep it Balanced (CPE Credit for LIVE event)Laura Ngan Tian - Blackbaud Inc
Orion Petrie - Blackbaud
Financial Management
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:50 PM (EDT)Partners In Progress – Blackbaud’s Plan For Community FoundationsDonald McGill - Blackbaud
Scott Cross - Blackbaud
Page Bullington - Blackbaud
Daniel Affourtit - Blackbaud
Foundations
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:50 PM (EDT)New Challenges, New Solutions: Meet the Innovators of the Social Good Startup ChallengeRoz Lemieux - Blackbaud
Sangeeth Peruri - OutreachCircle
Dan Lee - Rememorate
Renee Zau - DonationMatch
Patrick Schmitt - FreeWill
Allen Kramer - Mobilize
Michael Hoffman - Gather Voices
Justin Rotman - GiveMagic
Michael Warshafsky - GiveMagic
Miraj Patel - Harness
Brennan Stark - PeerPal
Aviva Rosman - BallotReady
Wes Moon - Wisely
Shola Farber - Team by the Tuesday Company
Jenn Graham - Civic Dinners
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 20201:00 PM - 1:50 PM (EDT)Winning Back Lapsed Donors—Not Just Hoping for the BestStu Manewith - Omatic Software
Bailey Benzlé - Omatic Software
Marketing & Engagement
Thursday, October 8, 20202:00 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)Virtual Mainstage: Reimagining the Future in a Changing WorldJustin Dillon -
Padma Lakshmi -
Mainstage

EUROPE

All times listed below are in U.S. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) and British Summer Time (BST).

Date Time Additional Time Zone Name Speakers Track
Tuesday, October 6, 20209:00 AM - 10:00 AM (EDT)2:00 –3:00 PM (BST)EUROPE SUPER SESSION: What does the future hold?Mark Stevenson - Futurist, Author, Entrepreneur
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Tuesday, October 6, 202010:15 AM - 10:45 AM (EDT)3:15–3:45 PM (BST)What we've learned from hosting over 100 virtual eventsSimon Scriver - Fundraising Everywhere
Nikki Bell - Fundraising Everywhere
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20209:00 AM - 9:30 AM (EDT)2:00–2:30 PM (BST)How to Love Your Donors During the Aftermath of COVID-19Jen Shang - Institute for Sustainable Philanthropy
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Wednesday, October 7, 20209:45 AM - 10:15 AM (EDT)2:45–3:15 PM (BST)Event Fundraising Success — Focus and Future: Insights on How to Build Back BetterJulie Roberts - More Strategic UK
Laura Sutton - Pancreatic Cancer UK
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 20209:00 AM - 9:30 AM (EDT)2:00–2:30 PM (BST)How to grow a successful online community from the ground upLesley Pinder - British Red Cross
Lucy Caldicott - ChangeOut
Fundraising & Relationship Management
Thursday, October 8, 20209:45 AM - 10:15 AM (EDT)2:45–3:15 PM (BST)Key steps to event curation success: Insights from the first ever BAME ConferenceMartha Awojobi - JMB
Fundraising & Relationship Management

ASIA–PACIFIC

All times listed below are in U.S. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) and Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT).

Date Time Additional Time Zone Name Speakers Track
Monday, October 5, 20209:00 PM - 10:00 PM (EDT)12:00–1:00 PM (AEDT) on October 6ASIA-PACIFIC SUPER SESSION: The 8 Principles of a Successful OptimistMark Stevenson - Futurist, Author, Entrepreneur
Nonprofits
Monday, October 5, 202010:15 PM - 10:45 PM (EDT)1:00–1:45 PM (AEDT) on October 6'Never waste a good crisis' - Capital Raising, Agility, and Resilience in BusinessAnnabelle Chauncy OAM - School for Life Foundation
Nonprofits
Monday, October 5, 202011:00 PM - 11:30 PM (EDT)2:00 –2:30 PM (AEDT) on October 6AI for Fundraising: How to start with machine learningTim Paris - Dataro
Nonprofits
Tuesday, October 6, 20208:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)11:00 AM–12:00 PM (AEDT) on October 7Virtual Mainstage: Welcome and KickoffMike Gianoni - Blackbaud
David Benjamin - Blackbaud
Catherine LaCour - Blackbaud
Odessa Jenkins - Blackbaud
Amy Poehler -
Dara Torres -
Mainstage
Tuesday, October 6, 20209:15 PM - 9:45 PM (EDT)12:15–12:45 PM (AEDT) on October 7Storytelling for the head and the heart in a capital campaignDaniel Lalor - MS Queensland
Nonprofits
Tuesday, October 6, 202010:45 PM - 11:15 PM (EDT)1:45–2:15 PM (AEDT) on October 7There's a tile for that, 2020 - The Sky's the Limit Nonprofits
Wednesday, October 7, 20209:00 PM - 10:00 PM (EDT)12:00–1:00 PM (AEDT) on October 8Virtual Mainstage: Built for a Changing WorldMike Gianoni - Blackbaud
Odessa Jenkins - Blackbaud
Kevin McDearis - Blackbaud
Meredith Johnson - Blackbaud
Mainstage
Wednesday, October 7, 202010:30 PM - 11:00 PM (EDT)1:30–2:00 PM (AEDT) on October 8Best Practice Data Collection, Management, and Use of Data to Meet Future Community and Donor ExpectationsKatherine Raskob - Fundraising Institute Australia
Yael Wasserman - Mission Australia
Olivia Jary - Children's Hospital Foundation
Nonprofits
Wednesday, October 7, 202011:15 PM - 11:45 PM (EDT)2:15–2:45 PM (AEDT) on October 8Hidden Treasure: Overcoming the Biggest Barriers to Fundraising SuccessSean Triner - Moceanic
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Blackbaud University Day

Blackbaud University Day will not be included as part of the bbcon 2020 Virtual agenda. However, Blackbaud University is now offering customers free, universal access to its entire curriculum of ondemand, self-paced eLearning resources. Our instructor-led classes are still available for purchase or are included if your organization invests in a Learn More or Learn Everything subscription. Visit Training Central to begin learning today!

From the Technology Curriculum Page, you can click on a product name. That will open a curriculum datasheet with all of the associated classes. The free eLearning classes have the green computer icon.

Product Update Briefings

Want to stay current with Blackbaud solution updates and industry trends? Product Update Briefings will be held on October 20–22. Reserve your spot via the links below: