Conferences & Training

Development for Deans and Academic Leaders -- Fall Session

Oct. 11 - 13, 2017
Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Scottsdale, Ariz., United States

This conference is now sold out. Register for the winter session now!

This program has become the standard of excellence in training for deans, presidents, provosts and other academic leaders with fundraising responsibility. You will strengthen your partnership with your advancement officer and learn to engage with potential donors in productive, meaningful and authentic ways-ultimately leading to a new level of comfort and greater success with fundraising.

This conference is designed for professionals with mid- and senior-level responsibility. It is recommended that advancement officers attend with their academic partners to get the most out of their time at the conference. 


Benefits of Attending
  • Get practical information for use in fulfilling your fundraising role as an academic leader.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and faculty on techniques to implement at your institution.
  • Gain a fresh approach for understanding successful development.
  • Work together and discuss fundraising initiatives and best practices with your development team.
  • Network with your peers.

Who Should Attend
  • Academic deans
  • Development officers
  • Central development officers
  • Administrators who work with academic deans
  • Department heads
  • Institute directors
  • Provosts and presidents

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