Save the Date! Volunteer Futures and BCACG Symposium 2020

SAVE THE DATE!

November 13 & 14, 2020 – Executive Vancouver Airport Hotel, Richmond, BC.

EXPERTS WANTED! CALL FOR SESSION PROPOSALS

We are now accepting submissions for speakers for Volunteer Futures & BCACG Symposium 2020.

Who You Are
Our conference is targeted at nonprofit leaders, charities, volunteers, staff, board of directors etc. We host a cost-effective conference known for its inspiring keynote addresses, practical workshops and relevant sessions with plenty of opportunities to network with colleagues from across BC.

What We Want in a Session
Sessions should focus on practical solutions, resources, case-studies etc and how they can benefit volunteers, non-profits and charities.

Topics could include (but aren’t limited to):

  • Board Governance Tips/Tools
  • Fund Development/Campaign Innovations
  • Grant Writing
  • HR: Bullying or harassment workshop; Wellness in the Workplace
  • Creating Inclusive Work Environment
  • Volunteer Management
  • Digital marketing and social media
  • Improving the Non-Profit Workplace – Using Technology, Automation and Workflows
  • CRA/Record-Keeping/Tax Receipting
  • Preparing Financial Statements
  • Evaluating Programs

ANY OTHER SUGGESTIONS? FEEL FREE TO SHARE.

Session Details

  • The conference is Thursday & Friday – November 13 & 14. Time approximately between 8:30 -3:30.
  • The sessions/workshops are approximately 1hour/15 mins to 1 hour/30 minutes in length.
  • A variety of formats are encouraged and audience interactivity is strongly recommended.
  • Submitting with a co-presenter is welcomed.
  • Speakers will be featured in the Conference materials, website and on social media.
  • *Honorarium typically not offered to presenters, but we may be able to help cover travel costs.
    • *Sponsors may be found to cover speaker fee.

How Will Conference Sessions be Determined?
Submissions are open until June 1, 2020.

Submit Speaker Session Form

The Volunteer Futures Symposium team will review all proposals by June 30, 2020.

Questions? Email programdirector@volunteerbc.bc.ca