APAC2018

Programs

Overview

Sunday, 15 April 2018

Advancement Forum (Mandarin) NEW!
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

This forum is designed to engage the growing numbers of advancement professionals in China, Taiwan, Macau and Hong Kong. Targeted at Mandarin-speaking senior management practitioners, the three-day program focuses on the interpretation of new legislations and policies affecting the charity sector in China (Shenzhen segment) and the best practices in institutional advancement worldwide (Hong Kong segment).


Monday, 16 April 2018

Schools Program @ Hong Kong International School
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Schools Program is dedicated to professionals from K-12 international and independent schools. Learn from fellow peers and speakers in the region and beyond at breakout sessions covering four main tracks: Development, Alumni Relations, Marketing & Communications and Admissions. Get inspired at the plenaries and exchange best practices at roundtable discussions. Join us for networking opportunities in a highly dynamic setting!

Advancement Forum (Mandarin) NEW!
9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

This forum is organized with the China Global Philanthropy Centre (CGPI) and is designed as a key programme to engage the growing numbers of advancement professionals in China, targeting the senior management from universities in China, Taiwan, Macau and Hong Kong. The forum will offer these Mandarin-speaking senior advancement professionals a platform to learn the best practices in advancement from practitioners in Hong Kong and the US.

Road Map to Advancement NEW!
8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

The Road Map to Advancement aims to provide those new to the profession or early career professionals with essential fundamentals of advancement. Using a condensed but integrated approach, the full-day session will draw from a variety of key topics that will equip delegates with a solid base of knowledge on advancement.


Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Schools Program @ Kerry Hotel, Hong Kong
9 a.m. - 5:10 p.m.

The Schools Program is dedicated to professionals from K-12 international and independent schools. Learn from fellow peers and speakers in the region and beyond at breakout sessions covering four main tracks: Development, Alumni Relations, Marketing & Communications and Admissions. Get inspired at the plenaries and exchange best practices at roundtable discussions. Join us for networking opportunities in a highly dynamic setting!

Advancement Forum (Mandarin) NEW!
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

This forum is organized with the China Global Philanthropy Centre (CGPI) and is designed as a key programme to engage the growing numbers of advancement professionals in China, targeting the senior management from universities in China, Taiwan, Macau and Hong Kong. The forum will offer these Mandarin-speaking senior advancement professionals a platform to learn the best practices in advancement from practitioners in Hong Kong and the US.

Road Map to Advancement NEW!
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

The Road Map to Advancement aims to provide those new to the profession or early career professionals with essential fundamentals of advancement. Using a condensed but integrated approach, the full-day session will draw from a variety of key topics that will equip delegates with a solid base of knowledge on advancement.

Leadership Forum @ Kerry Hotel, Hong Kong
12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

The Leadership Forum is APAC's executive leadership program that enables advancement leaders from various institutions to look at key leadership challenges and strategies in order to be effective in their roles. This forum is designed for senior leaders advancement leaders and directors.

Sponsored by:
Richmond Associates

Welcome Reception
5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

A get-together welcome event to celebrate the growing Advancement community! All delegates of the Schools Programs, Main Conference, Advancement Forum in Mandarin and Road Map to Advancement are invited to attend. This is the gathering of all communities of practitioners!

The welcome reception is optional and is included in the conference price. Food and drinks will be served. Attendance must be indicated during the online registration.

Sponsored by:
Marts & Lundy


Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Main Conference @ Kerry Hotel, Hong Kong
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

With content developed by practitioners, this conference is packed with current trends and pertinent areas of interest to advancement professionals. These are delivered through plenary sessions, concurrent presentations and roundtable discussions. Choose from the broad range of disciplines targeted at different levels of experience!

New segment:

Inspiration Hour: A "marketplace" featuring a variety of showcases on innovative initiatives and projects by institutions as well as research, latest products and services related to advancement work.

Visit and chat with participating institutions! Discover and learn more about what others are doing - these could spark new ideas and inspiration for your own institution.


Thursday, 19 April 2018

Main Conference @ Kerry Hotel, Hong Kong
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

With content developed by practitioners, this conference is packed with current trends and pertinent areas of interest to advancement professionals. These are delivered through plenary sessions, concurrent presentations and roundtable discussions. Choose from the broad range of disciplines targeted at different levels of experience!

New segment:

Disruptive Dialogues: These are concurrent and free-flow breakout sessions. Driven by delegates, these discussions will be conducted by a moderator who will kick start conversation based on an overarching theme. As a self-steering session, delegates decide what specific topics they would like to discuss in smaller groups. Groups will reconvene to share key learnings and new ideas from their discussions!

Harness the power of collective wisdom!

Awards Luncheon @ Kerry Hotel, Hong Kong
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Celebrate with the winners of the 2017 CASE Circle of Excellence at this sit-down luncheon.

Deep Dive Session @ Kerry Hotel, Hong Kong
8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Targeted at seasoned practitioners, this full-day program will run alongside the concurrent sessions.

Note: This session is targeted at seasoned practitioners and attendance is included in the APAC18 main conference fees. However, registration is required due to limited seats.

Attendees will join the main conference participants for the networking lunch as well as the Closing Plenary.


CASE Asia-Pacific reserves the right to change the program without prior notice.