SEC B-School Conference

SEC B-School Conference 2018

The SEC B-School Conference 2018 will be hosted by the University of Florida Warrington College of Business in Gainesville, Florida.


August 1-3, 2018

Warrington College of Business
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

Hotel

AC Hotel Gainesville Downtown
151 NW 14th St., Gainesville FL
149.00 USD/night

Last day to book is July 11, 2018

Survey

Please have one person at your college fill out the survey.

Questions?

Please contact Alison Law, Senior Director of Development.


Agenda

WednesdayAugust 1st
3:45Meet in AC Hotel Lobby and group will walk over to campus together
4:00Optional – UF Athletics Tour
5:30First Magnitude – Dutch Treat (location & parking information)
ThursdayAugust 2nd – Hough Hall
6:30 – 8:00Breakfast at Hotel
8:30 – 9:00Welcome, UF Warrington Video and Introductions
9:00 – 9:30Campaign Overview – UF Advancement
9:30 – 10:15Session 1 – Conversation with Dean Kraft
10:15 – 10:30Break
10:30 – 11:15Session 2 – Meaningful Engagement, Beyond Events
11:15 – 12:00Group Photo & Warrington Campus Tour
12:00 – 1:30Lunch & Donor Interview
1:30 – 2:15Session 3 – Partnering with Academic Unit Heads and Faculty
2:15 – 2:30Break
2:30 – 5:00Breakout Sessions
2:30 – 3:15Breakout Groups

  • Building a Strong Portfolio
  • Young Alumni Programming
  • Corporate Relations: Partnering with Career Services
  • Talent Management & Talent Reviews
  • Communications TBD
3:20 – 4:05Breakout Groups 2

  • Concept Papers & Proposals
  • Alumni Affairs & Annual Giving Best Practices
  • Corporate Relations: Cross Campus Collaboration
  • Communications TBD
  • Senior DO/Unit Leaders Discussion
4:10 – 5:00Breakout Groups 3

  • Unique & Impactful Stewardship
  • Athletics & Business
  • Corporate Relations Best Practices
  • Senior DO/Unit Leaders Discussion cont.
6:00 – 7:00Drinks/Reception – The Wooly
7:00 – 9:00Dinner – The Wooly
FridayAugust 3rd – Heavener Hall
6:30 – 8:00Breakfast at Hotel
8:30 – 9:00Recap/Other items
9:00 – 10:00Session 4 – Gift Planning & Blended Gifts
10:00 – 11:30Session 5 – SEC Leadership Panel and Open Discussion, Topics including:

  • Goal Setting
  • Establishing Funding Priorities
  • Unique Stewardship
  • Motivating your team
  • Alumni Engagement & Board Management
11:30 – 1:00Conference Wrap Up & Boxed Lunches