Meetings

  • Sep 27 Thu

    ISABC Marketing / Communications/ Admissions / Advancement / Alumni Conference

    Aberdeen Hall

    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 registration fee of $60 includes materials, lunch and dinner. Your school will be invoiced once your registrattion form is compelted.
     
    Accommodation
    There has been a block booking made at the Delta Grand Hotel. Attendees can use booking reference 
    M-BKLCTX6 for special room rates. 
     
    Other hotel accommodations include:
    Hotel Zed Kelowna - single room rates at $119 and double rooms at $139
    Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre
     
    Itinerary
    Thursday Sept 27   
    6:30-8:30PM - Kelowna Yacht Club    
    Keynote presentation by Braden Douglas - Speaker, Author, Strategist, Founder of CREWBranding
    Institutional Excellence - What we say, what we write, what we do

    Friday, Sept 28
    8:30AM                     Shuttle from Hotel to Aberdeen Hall
    9:00-3:00PM             Workshops 

    Session 1 
    Marketing/Communications
    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

    Alumni/Advancement
    Elain Evans, Executive Director of Advancement 
    Collingwood School
    Topic: TBC
     
    Session 2
    Marketing/Communications
    Nikki Csek, CEO Csek Creative and Kelowna Now
    Topic - Identifying and Connecting with Your Market

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

    Advancement/Admissions
    Kathy Butler, Director, Advancement & Alumni & Executive Director
    Okangan College and Okanagan College Foundation
    Topic: Setting up a Capital Campaign for Success
     
    Session 3
    Address by Heads of School 

    Christopher Grieve, Aberdeen Hall & Glenn Zederayko, Glenlyon Norfolk
    Topic: Working with your Head of School
     
    Session 4
    Round Table

    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

    Closing Remarks

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

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