2015 Speaking Engagements | Beth's Blog

2015 Speaking Engagements

Keynote, Conference Sessions, Master Classes, Workshops, and Webinars

Here is a sampling of speaking and workshop engagements that I did in 2015.  If you are interested in having me speak or lead a workshop, please contact me and we can set up a call.

November 11-13
ArtsMarketing Conference
Design lab: Self Care for Arts Organizations
Blog Post: Trainer’s Notebook – Using Polling Techniques Online
Blog Post: Creative Risk Taking
Blog Post: From Scarcity to Abundance

November 5
Idealware: 10th Anniversary Celebration

October 25-30
Wake International
Tech2Empower Ukraine Workshops
Blog Post: Facilitating Nonprofit Workshops Internationally

October 20-23
International Fundraising Congress, Amsterdam
Master Class: Leading on Social
Big Room Session: Viral Campaigns One Year On
Workshops: Crowd Funding Mini-Innovation Lab

October 16
Donor Path
Social Media Ambassadors for Giving Tuesday

October 7-8
Alliance for Nonprofit Management
Annual Conference Keynote: Happy, Healthy Nonprofit
Design Lab: Reinventing the Nonprofit Workday
Oregon Association for Nonprofits: Annual Meeting Keynote
Slides and Links

October 1
Arizona Alliance of Nonprofits: Annual Meeting Keynote

September 23-27
Grass Roots Tools Conference
Keynote and Workshops
Blog Post: How Two Grassroots Nonprofits Used Social Media to Save Fish

September 10-11
Brainerd Foundation
Design Lab: 21st Century Advocacy Skills

August 18
The BigGive – San Antonio
Blog Post: Content Strategy As Continuous Improvement

July 29
Online Community Managers Meet Up
Walking Meetings
Blog Post: What I Learned from the Fitbit Online Community Manager

July 24-25

OxFam Latin America Network
Networked Leadership and Social Strategy Workshop
Blog Post: Reflections on Networked Nonprofit in Latin America

July 20
Online Engagement Strategy – Leveraging the Web and Social Media for Good
NMGM5020, CRN 2657
The New School for Public Engagement Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy
Guest Instructor/Presenter

July 16
Council of Engineering and Scientific Society Executives (CESSE)
Annual Conference: Keynote

July 15
DataKind: SF Chapter – Facilitated Discussion – The Human Side of Data

June 18-19
The Future of Social: Keynote
Leading on Social Workshops
Blog Post: What I Learned During the Future of Social in London
Blog Post: Gen Z

June 12-13
Americans for the Arts Annual Conference
Innovators Session: What Did We Learn from the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge?

May 30
Celgene Annual Meeting at ASCO
Inspiring Innovative Advocacy Ideation for the Next Decade
Blog Post

May 22
Healthy and Productive Meetings for Nonprofits
Blog Post: The Art of Facilitating Virtual Meetings with Sticky Notes

May 20
Social Media and Nonprofits Workshop for West Palm Beach Nonprofits

May 15
Knight Foundation
Media Learning Seminar: Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy
Leading on Social Channels Workshop
Blog Post: My Most Engaged Follower
Blog Post: What I learned from Sree
Blog Post: Training Board Members As Social Media Ambassadors

May 3, 2015
University of California, Berkeley
Haas School of Business
Guest Lecturer and Instructor
Spring 2015 MBA/EWMBA 292
Networks for Impact: Social Innovation’s Next Frontier
Jane Wei-Skillern, Professor

May 1, 2015
DoGoodData Conference
Closing Keynote What’s Next
Blog Post: The Human Side of Data
Blog Post: Data: Live Long and Prosper

April 29, 2015
United Way Community Leaders Conference
Featured Session: Leading on Social Platforms

April 15, 2015
Mills College
Women In Public Service Project

April 10-11, 2015
FPC@SJMC Forum 2015
Keynote and Crowd Funding Workshop
Slides and Resources
Curated Tweets

April 6, 2015
I-We-It Networked Leadership Retreat
Blog Post: What Leaders Can Learn from Improvisation
Blog Post: A Simple Way To Incorporate Mindfulness Into Nonprofit Work
Workshop Resources

March, 4-6, 2015
Nonprofit Technology Conference
Session: Walking is Work

February 12, 2015
GuideStar Webinar
Healthy and Productive Meetings
Blog Posts on Walking and Walking Meetings

Knight Foundation: Knight Digital Media Center
Online Course
Practical Networked Leadership Skills

January 14-15, 2015
Monterrey Institute of International Studies
Middlebury College Graduate School
Adjunct Professor
Graduate Class: Networked International Organizations