June 11, 2014
Microsoft’s Mountain View Conference Center
1065 La Avenida St.
Mountain View, CA  94043

Thanks to everyone who made it out to our sold-out 2013 conference, and we are excited to come back to Silicon Valley to host another day of networking, connecting and learning about leveraging Social Media Marketing for your cause. We’ll cover engagement, mindful social media, social fundraising in one day giving campaigns like Silicon Valley Gives and how to marry social with mobile and more. Register Now to secure your space at this very popular bay area conference!

Please follow us on Facebook or Twitter for updates on our 2014 program. As always, the 2013 conference was packed and featured insightful keynotes, workshops, seminars, and panels from a variety of dynamic experts, all sharing practical tips and tools for nonprofit leaders.

8.30 am Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:15 am Welcome & Introduction

Ritu Sharma, Co-Founder & Executive Director
Social Media for Nonprofits

9:30am Mindful Social Media Strategy

Janet Fouts, CEO, Tatu Digital Media

Twitter Handle: @JFouts

10:05 am Marrying Mobile with Social

Sam McKelvie, Head of Mobile Strategy, Mobile Commons

Twitter Handle: @Sam_McKelvie

10:40 am Break for Coffee and Conversation
11:00 am Content is King: Easy & Simple Ways to Curate Relevant Content

Guillaume Decugis, CEO & Founder, Scoop.it

Twitter Handle: @Gdecugis

11:50 am Effective Social Media Images for the Graphically Challenged!

Keith Kamisuigi, Director of Communications, Equal Justice Society
Twitter Handle: @KeithPR

12:25pm Break for Lunch, Emails, & Fresh Air
1:25 pm Solution Salons: Executive Roundtable Sessions
2:25 pm Building Strong & Vibrant Online Communities to Engage with your Stakeholders

Susan Tenby, Director of Social Community & Strategic Partnerships, Caravan Studios

3:00 pm Break for Stretch, Emails, & Sponsor Exhibits
3:30 pm Blurred Lines: Engaging Supporters to Be Donors, Volunteers and Whatever Else You Need

Shari Ilsen, Director of Engagement, VolunteerMatch
Twitter Handle: @silsen

4:00 pm Panel: Social Fundraising with 24Hour Giving Campaigns

Moderator: Beth Kanter, BethKanter.org


Lesley Mansford, CEO, Razoo

Caitlin McShane, Marketing & Communications, Opportunity Fund

Juliana Cochnar, Director of Development, Breast Cancer Emergency Fund

Join our roster of expert speakers and guests from local nonprofit organizations to learn about how your nonprofit can participate in the 24-hour giving campaigns like GivingTuesday, Silicon Valley Gives and more. You’ll walk away with understanding what the different options are, how your nonprofit can participate and hear directly from nonprofits on what  works and where the pitfalls are.

5:00 pm Closing Remarks

Ritu Sharma, Executive Director,
Social Media for Nonprofits



Networking Reception

Join us for a networking reception with beer, wine and appetizers and live music!

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