Pre-conference Workshops, including Blackbaud University Day

Pre-conference workshops are designed as bring-your-own-laptop format and have limited capacity of 50 per session, unless otherwise noted. More details can be found in the FAQ.

7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Registration Open

9:00 a.m.–10:30 p.m.

Block 1 Sessions

10:50 a.m.–12:20 p.m.

Block 2 Sessions

12:20 p.m.–1:40 p.m.


1:40 p.m.–3:10 p.m.

Block 3 Sessions

3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Block 4 Sessions

8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.

Registration Open

10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Luminary Super Sessions (with brunch)

1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Welcome & Opening Keynote

2:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception in the Marketplace

8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Registration Open

7:00 a.m.–8:30 a.m.


9:00 a.m.–9:45 a.m.

General Operation

10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Marketplace Open

10:15 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Breakout Session

12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.

Lunch in the Marketplace

1:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

7:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m.

bbcon Bash

8:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

Registration Open

7:00 a.m.–8:30 a.m.


9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.

Breakout Sessions

10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Marketplace Opens

11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Closing General Sessions

12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.


1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.

Breakouts and User Groups