Calendar of Conferences, Workshops and Seminars By Date

The conferences and workshops listed here are single events sponsored by many different organizations, arranged by date. To be included, a program must offer substantial volunteer management content and be open for registration to the public. If you want to find a specific location, please use the keyword search -- but do consider traveling to meet new colleagues while you increase your skills!

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2017

October

10/22/2017 to 10/25/2017
Seoul, KoreaKorea
No
Organizational Sponsor: International Forum for Volunteering in Development

International event to discuss implementation of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals through a transformative partnership in volunteering. 

On-site Only
10/24/2017
SacramentoCaliforniaUnited States
No
Organizational Sponsor: DOVIA Sacramento

Al!VE and Better Impact "Take the Leap" Conference - will be streamed from Ontario, Canada all the way to Sacramento, CA! Come learn from volunteer management experts and change-makers about navigating uncharted territory as volunteer managers. This is not your typical webinar or conference! Designed like a Ted Talk meets late night talk show, you'll have the opportunity to engage in meaningful discussion with your professional network and set your course for whatever comes your way in the future!

Please register on the DOVIA Sacramento website.

On-site Only
10/24/2017 to 10/25/2017
Various cities in many locations
No
Organizational Sponsor: Better Impact and AL!VE, plus local hosts

Note: You can select October 24 OR October 25

This "hybrid" conference streams live presentations from a panel of speakers to groups meeting together locally at many locations. . . Learn from volunteer management experts and change-makers from three countries (Dana Cory Litwin, Barbara Harringhton, Erin Spink, Carol Dixon, and Andy Fryar) about navigating uncharted territory as volunteer managers. This is not your typical webinar or conference! Designed like a Ted Talk meets late night talk show, you'll have the opportunity to engage in meaningful discussion with your professional network and set your course for whatever comes your way in the future! Check whether your area is already offering this program or learn how to organize a new site.

List of organizations/locations sponsoring on-site gatherings for this live broadcast: http://www.betterimpact.com/take-the-leap-registration/. Register for each individually.

Just 2 examples:

Oct. 24: Pre-conference day for the Ohio Conference on Service and Volunteerism, Columbus

Oct. 25: Plano, TX

Both on-site and online
10/25/2017
ColumbusOhio
No
Organizational Sponsor: Serve Ohio

Annual state conference. 2017 theme: "Build Success, Share Success." Note that the conference is holding a Pre-Conference session on October 24 to participate in the "Take the Leap/embrace change" hybrid event described in the previous calendar listing.

On-site Only
10/25/2017
PlanoTexasUnited States
No
Organizational Sponsor: Volunteers in Plano

Al!VE and Better Impact "Take the Leap" Conference - will be streamed from Ontario, Canada all the way to Plano, Texas! (See posting above on Oct. 24.)

Click on the link at the top of our homepage or click register

On-site Only
10/30/2017
Auckland, NZNew Zealand
No
Organizational Sponsor: Volunteering New Zealand

Annual conference. 2017 guest speaker: Rob Jackson. With an optional "Masterclass" on Tuesday 31 October.

On-site Only

November

11/02/2017
IndependenceOhioUnited States
No
Organizational Sponsor: The Forum for Volunteer Administrators (NEOH)

The 12th Annual FVA Conference: Transforming the Volunteer Experience, will explore trending topics
in volunteer management. The 2017 Annual Conference attendees will have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and skills by attending sessions that will speak to ways of Transforming the Volunteer Experience. The day starts with Keynote Speaker, Tobi Johnson, Chief Engagement Officer of VolunteerPro, who will discuss Leadership in a Changing World.

During the afternoon break-out sessions, participants will have the opportunity to hear and participate in hand-on sessions from local resources.

When: Thursday, November 2, 2017
Where: Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County
6393 Oak Tree Boulevard South, Independence, Ohio
Info: Registration is required. Visit www.fvaohio.org for up-to-date information,
sponsorship information, and registration details.

The Forum for Volunteer Administrators, located in Cleveland Ohio, serves the greater northeast Ohio
region by providing mutual support, continuing dialog and professional development opportunities for
those involved in the leadership and management of volunteers.

On-site Only
11/22/2017 to 11/26/2017
Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaMalaysia
No
Organizational Sponsor: IAVE

Gathering of volunteers, NGO leaders, and government officials in the Asia Pacific region.

On-site Only
2018

April

04/08/2018 to 04/10/2018
LexingtonKentuckyUnited States
No
Organizational Sponsor: Society for Healthcare Volunteer Leaders

Healthcare leaders, retail managers and volunteers will enjoy 3 days of workshops and networking.

On-site Only

June

06/18/2018 to 06/20/2018
Atlanta, GAUnited States
No
Organizational Sponsor: Points of Light

Annual national conference on volunteering and service, with special focus on HandsOn Network affiliates, national service programs such as AmeriCorps, and corporate employee volunteer programs, with general volunteer administration subjects usually a "track." 

On-site Only