PROGRAM

FRIDAY 6 NOV 2020

ARRIVAL TEA & COFFEE + EXPO

Explore our 36-booth exhibition and network with sector colleagues and friends over a coffee or soft drink. 

8:30am - 9:00am

Product demonstration (10 minutes)

Brand new for 2020, we will be inviting selected product and service providers to demonstrate how they can help your not-for-profit. All demonstrations take place in a dedicated room allowing up to 120 delegates at a time to learn more about the product or service on display. 

Demo by: TBC

MC Welcome & Opening Keynote

9:00am - 10:00am

 

Opening Keynote

The opening keynote on the second day of the Connecting Up Conference is delivered by one of the not-for-profit sector's most inspirational figures. To keep up with our updated list of speakers join our mailing list by emailing us with your expression of interest. 

Keynote speaker: TBC

Panel Session

10:00am - 10:30am

 

Our panels bring together sector figures and experts to discuss a key issue affecting the sector, providing inspiration, advice and ideas about how organisations can increase their impact. 

Full details coming soon. Please subscribe to our newsletter to receive the most up to date lists of speakers. 

 

Panelists: TBC

 

MORNING TEA AND EXPO

10:30am - 11:00am

 

Product demonstration (10 minutes)

Brand new for 2020, we will be inviting selected product and service providers to demonstrate how they can help your not-for-profit. All demonstrations take place in a dedicated room allowing up to 120 delegates at a time to learn more about the product or service on display. 

Demo by: TBC

Innovation keynote Presentation with Nic Marchesi, Orange Sky Australia

11:00am - 12:00pm

 

Orange Sky Australia is considered one of the most innovative and impactful not-for-profits in the world. In this keynote, Orange Sky founder Nic Marchesi will share their journey and explain how through bold vision and innovative strategy every not-for-profit can change the world. 

LUNCH. MENTORING. EXPO & NETWORKING.

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Product demonstration 1 (10 minutes)

Brand new for 2020, we will be inviting selected product and service providers to demonstrate how they can help your not-for-profit. All demonstrations take place in a dedicated room allowing up to 120 delegates at a time to learn more about the product or service on display. 

Demo by: Orange Sky Australia 

Product demonstration 2 (10 minutes)

Brand new for 2020, we will be inviting selected product and service providers to demonstrate how they can help your not-for-profit. All demonstrations take place in a dedicated room allowing up to 120 delegates at a time to learn more about the product or service on display. 

Demo by: TBC

Product demonstration 3 (10 minutes)

Brand new for 2020, we will be inviting selected product and service providers to demonstrate how they can help your not-for-profit. All demonstrations take place in a dedicated room allowing up to 120 delegates at a time to learn more about the product or service on display. 

Demo by: TBC

 

Stream Presentations + Mentoring

1:00pm - 2:00pm

 

Our Friday streams program will offer a selection of four expert-led presentations tackling an issue or problem of key relevance to the not-for-profit sector. 

Content is currently under development and will be announced via our conference newsletter. To join our mailing list email us to express your interest

Speakers: TBC

Mentoring Hub

Our dedicated mentoring hub offers you the opportunity to meet with an expert mentor who will provide specific advice to help your organisation solve a problem or achieve a particular objective.

Mentors are locked in right up until the week before the conference, when all delegates will be emailed with a full list of mentors and instructions for how to register for a session.

Mentoring session bookings are not available before this time to allow all delegates the opportunity to book. 

 

Mentors: TBC

Keynote Presentation with Meli Kaplan, Digital Architect, Microsoft

2:00pm - 3:00pm

 

As Digital Architect - Non-Profits at Microsoft, Melissa helps not-for-profits imagine, envision, design and deliver their future, more impactful, state. In this keynote she will share insights and advice from 20 years’ experience designing and implementing leading-edge business strategies and solutions enabled by technologies across a wide range of clients in multiple industries and government, in Australia, the United States and Europe.

AFTERNOON TEA

3:00pm - 3:30pm

Product demonstration (10 minutes)

Brand new for 2020, we will be inviting selected product and service providers to demonstrate how they can help your not-for-profit. All demonstrations take place in a dedicated room allowing up to 120 delegates at a time to learn more about the product or service on display. 

Demo by: TBA

Closing keynote Presentation

3:30pm - 4:20pm

The closing keynote of the Connecting Up Conference will be delivered by a sector leader who understands technology but who fully grasps that the key drivers of the not-for-profit sector are our values and our impact on individuals in need. It is a chance for all delegates to refocus on what matters most - the people we help. 

 

Speaker: TBA

CONFERENCE CLOSING + DOOR PRIZES

4:25pm - 4:40pm

Join us and be a part of this highly anticipated annual event in the not-for-profit sector and expand your network in the not-for-profit community.

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