Conferences & Training

Rethinking Homecomings, Reunions and Alumni Involvement

Feb. 22 - 24, 2017
Seattle Marriott Waterfront
Seattle, Wash., United States

Homecomings and reunions provide the highest visible opportunities to engage alumni from all generations.

Join us in Seattle to explore dissect, create and rebuild new program models to fit your institution's needs.You'll leave with the tools to rethink your homecoming and reunion programming.

This conference is designed for newcomers to the advancement profession and professionals with mid- and senior-level responsibility.

Program starts midday on Wednesday and ends midday on Friday.


Benefits of Attending
  • Explore methods for reinvigorating existing programs.

  • Learn how to make the most with limited resources by understanding volunteers and managing them effectively.

  • Understand how messaging and branding play a key role, and how social media tools can contribute to an event's success.

  • Discuss methods for successful integration of campus as well as off-campus partners and collaborators.

  • Build concrete future strategies and accumulate new creative ideas.

Who Should Attend
  • Alumni relations professionals responsible for reunion and homecoming planning
  • Directors of alumni and student engagement
  • Professional school and academic unit directors responsible for reunion activities
  • Directors of alumni relations

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