ISABC Marketing / Communications/ Admissions / Advancement / Alumni Conference


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Event Location: 
Aberdeen Hall
September 27, 2018 to September 28, 2018
Event Description: 

Aberdeen Hall will be hosting the ISABC Conference in beautiful Kelowna on September 27th and 28th, 2018.  
The Conference is open to colleagues in Marketing and Communications, Admissions, Advancement, Alumni and International Relations.  A nominal non-refundable registration fee of $60 includes materials, lunch and dinner. Your school will be invoiced once your registration form is submitted.
There has been a block booking made at the Delta Grand Hotel. Attendees can use booking reference 
M-BKLCTX6 for special room rate of $250. 
Other hotel accommodations include:
Hotel Zed Kelowna - single room rates at $119 and double rooms at $139
Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre - single room rates at $135
Thursday September 27   
6:30pm - 8:30pm - Kelowna Yacht Club    
Keynote presentation by Braden Douglas - Speaker, Author, Strategist, Founder of CREW Branding
Institutional Excellence - What we say, what we write, what we do

Friday, September 28
8:30am                            Shuttle from Hotel to Aberdeen Hall
9:00am - 3:00pm      Workshops 
9:00am - 9:30am - Coffee, refreshments and welcome

9:30am - 10:30am - Session 1 
Elizabeth Calderon, Director of Marketing, Admissions and Communications
Mulgrave School
Topic: Dig Deeper: Understand your Market and Audience, an Exercise in Competitive Analysis

Admissions/International Admissions
Gordon Allan, Consultant and former Director of Admissions at St. George's School
Topic: The Changing Face of Admissions Assessment

Elain Evans, Executive Director of Advancement 
Collingwood School
Topic: What Grade Would Your Annual Fund Get? How to Make Your Campaign an A+
10:30am - 10:45am - Break
10:45am - 11:45am - Session 2
Nikki Csek, CEO Csek Creative and Kelowna Now
Topic: Identifying and Connecting with Your Market

Gordon Allan, Consultant and formerly St.George's School 
Topic: Crisis Management Communication

Kathy Butler, Director, Advancement & Alumni & Executive Director
Okangan College and Okanagan College Foundation
Topic: Setting up a Capital Campaign for Success
11:45am - 12:00pm - Break
12:00pm - 12:45pm - Heads Panel 
Christopher Grieve, Aberdeen Hall & Glenn Zederayko, Glenlyon Norfolk School
Topic: Working with Your Head of School
12:45pm - 1:45pm - Lunch
1:45pm - 3:15pm -  Round Table Discussions
Advancement - Chris Spicer, Brentwood College and Janis Clark, Collingwood School
Mar/Comm  - Elizabeth Calderon, Mulgrave School
Admissions - Glenn Zederayko, Glenlyon Norfolk
Alumni Relations - Chris Grieve, Aberdeen Hall

3:15pm - 3:30pm - Closing Remarks

To register for the conference please complete the Registration GoogleForm
We look forward to seeing you in Kelowna!