Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events

Monday, August 3

*all times noted are Central Daylight Time

8:15 a.m. Zoom call active
8:30 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
8:45-9:45 a.m. The Changing Landscape of Advancement in Higher Education
Presenter: Bruce Flessner, Vice President, The America University at Cairo
9:45-10 a.m. Break
10-11:15 a.m. Fundraising from the Perspective of University Leadership
Presenters: Stephen Toope, Vice Chancellor, University of Cambridge; and Alison Traub, Executive Director of Development and Alumni Relations, University of Cambridge
11:15-11:30 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Management Challenges in an Uncertain Time
Panel discussion with Rod Kirsch, Consulting Vice President, Grenzebach Glier and Associates; David Lively, Senior Associate Vice President and Campaign Manager, Alumni Relations and Development, Northwestern University; Lynette Marshall, President and CEO, University of Iowa Center for Advancement; Alison Traub; and Rhea Turteltaub, Vice Chancellor, External Affairs, UCLA; moderated by Bruce Flessner
1-1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30-2:30 p.m. Wellness
Presenter: Rhea Turteltaub; breakout sessions with Bruce Flessner, Rod Kirsch, David Lively, Lynette Marshall, and Alison Traub
2:30-2:45 p.m. Free Time
2:45-3:45 p.m. Conversation with a Donor
Presenters: T. Bondurant (“Bon”) French, Northwestern University benefactor; David Lively
3:45-4 p.m. Closing Remarks
4 p.m. BTFRI ends