Several keynote speakers appeared, as well as a number of concurrent sessions presented by practitioners from the philanthropic sector, across the themes of:
- Emerging Issues in Philanthropy (e.g. in the areas of governance, investment / financial policies, grantmaking, regulation);
- Social Investment (e.g. new ways of financing, investment with financial returns, applicability of business principles);
- Towards Positive Outcomes (e.g. social media, overcoming barriers, education);
- Effective Practice in Grantmaking (e.g. models of innovative practice, sharing effective practice, measuring impact, advocacy, partnerships, collaboration, benchmarking).
Philanthropy 101 Pre-Conference Seminar
Held on Monday, 3 September 2012
New to philanthropy? Are you a Trustee, grants administrator, foundation officer or a private donor? Come along to learn about the unique structures, trends and nuances of organised giving in Australia – explore the who, what, why and how of philanthropy.