Speakers & Agenda

Conference Agenda

  • Sunday, 9/22
  • Monday, 9/23
  • Tuesday, 9/24

4:00PM

Hotel Check-In Begins

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Welcome Reception, Royal Sonesta Courtyard

8:30am – 5:00pm

Breakfast, Keynotes, Plenaries, Breakouts, Workshops, Lunch

9:00am - 10:30am

Welcome and Keynote Remarks

  • Patrick Callihan, Tech Impact
  • Art delaCruz, Team Rubicon

10:45am - 11:45am

Breakout Sessions

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Open Lunch

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Breakout Sessions

4:00pm - 4:30pm

Lightning Talks

4:30pm - 5:00pm

Technology Innovation Award Celebration

6:30pm – 9:30pm

Downtown Party, French Quarter

8:30am – 10:00am

Breakfast, General Session Plenary Talks

10:00am - 1:00pm

Breakout Sessions

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Lunch and Closing Plenary Session

2:00pm - 5:00pm

Tech Lab Workshops

  • Design Thinking for Nonprofits
  • GDPR and Privacy Workshop
  • Interactive Dashboarding

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Featured Conference Speakers

We’re proud to present some of the most dynamic speakers the nonprofit sector has to offer. We’re working hard to create another stellar lineup and will continue to update our list of speakers. Our Call for Speakers submission process is now closed. If you are interested in speaking, please contact us to inquire about available sessions.

Art delaCruz

Art delaCruz

President & COO // Team Rubicon
Meriem Bekka

Meriem Bekka

Senior Program Manager // VMware Foundation
Claire Robertson-Kraft

Claire Robertson-Kraft

Founder and Executive Director // ImpactED // University of Pennsylvania
Jenn Taylor

Jenn Taylor

Partner - Information, Process & Technology // Deep Why Design
Cathy Golightly

Cathy Golightly

Assistant Director of MIS // Family Health Initiatives
Maddie Grant

Maddie Grant

Culture Designer & Digital Strategist // Human Workplaces
Ria Sankar

Ria Sankar

Program Manager // Microsoft's AI for Good Research Lab
Meridith Polin

Meridith Polin

Senior Officer // The Pew Charitable Trusts
Jermaine Dykes

Jermaine Dykes

Senior IT Project Manager // Mobilitie // UNLV
Elliot Talbert-Goldstein

Elliot Talbert-Goldstein

Assistant Director, Digital Marketing // UMBC Division of Professional Studies
Jessica Kelly

Jessica Kelly

Director of Research Programming // The Urban Institute
Matt Eshleman

Matt Eshleman

Chief Technology Officer // Community IT
Karen Graham

Karen Graham

Director of Education and Outreach // Tech Impact
Sam Chenkin

Sam Chenkin

Director of Consulting // Tech Impact