Regional School / Tertiary Education Professionals – this is your day. Educate Plus is coming to Townsville!
Our Townsville event is for advancement team members working in leadership; principals, directors and managers. Support staff will also benefit from the day, including those working specifically in:
Admissions and enrolments – alumni & community relations – fundraising – marketing & communications
Sessions will include:
- The benefits of connecting with your community
- Lifelong Engagement Strategies for Your Alumni
- Exceeding Expectations of Prospective and Current Families through Admissions, Marketing and Communications
- The Secrets Behind our On-line Giving Day Success – We tried to raise $100,000 but reached $209,184 in 24 hours!
When: Monday 18 March 2019
Time: 8.30am – 2.00pm
Where: Quest Apartments on Eyre, 9 Leichhardt St, North Ward
Cost: Complimentary but make sure you register
Don’t miss this regional professional development opportunity!
8.30am – Welcome, registration, coffee and tea
9.15am – Session 1: Community Engagement as a Marketing Strategy – the Benefits of Connecting with Your Local Community + Q & A – Claire Grlj M.EdPlus, Committee Member / Regionals (Chair), Educate Plus Queensland, Community Engagement & Marketing Consultant, Leading Marketing Solutions
9.45am – Session 2: Exceeding Expectations of Prospective and Current Families through Admissions, Marketing and Communications + Q & A – Neil McWhannell GAICD JP, CEO Educate Plus
10:15am – Morning Tea break
10.30am – Session 3: Lifelong Engagement Strategies for Your Alumni – Start Where You Are and Keep Going… Sue Russell F.EdPlus, Vice President, Educate Plus Queensland, Alumni Officer – St Aidan’s Anglican Girls’ School
11.15am – Session 4: The Secrets Behind our On-line Giving Day Success… We Tried to Raise $100,000 But Reached $209,184 in 24 hours! + Q & A – Lea Walker-Franks F.EdPlus, Chapter President, Educate Plus Queensland, Director of Development/Foundation Executive Officer – St Joseph’s College, Gregory Terrace
11.30am – Short Break
11.45am – Special Interest Group discussions – bring your questions and current challenges, along with your best ideas to share. Three groups: Fundraising (Lea Walker-Franks), Admissions / Marketing (Neil McWhannell & Claire Grlj), Alumni (Sue Russell)
12.45pm – Lunch and Networking