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The HBS-GSB Board Summit: Building High Impact Non-Profit Boards

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Stanford University

Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

326 Galvez Street

Stanford, CA 94305-6105

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Back by popular demand, Harvard Business School Community Partners and the Stanford Graduate School of Business are partnering to host the 4th Annual Board Summit: Building High Impact Non-Profit Boards. The largest convening of HBS and GSB alumni, this summit will inspire, educate, and empower alumni to drive high-impact social change as leaders of non-profit boards.

With fresh content and cutting edge workshops, this is an opportunity for alumni to sharpen their non-profit board leadership skills and connect with a network of peers addressing similar challenges. The event includes:

  • Afternoon Workshops: Choose two workshops listed below for hands-on interactive learning on specific topics relevant for non-profit boards of all sizes

  • Networking Reception and Resource Fair: Featuring non-profits seeking alumni skills for their open board positions. Heavy appetizers and beverages will be served.

  • Evening Presentations: Keynote speech by HBS Professor Dutch Leonard, Faculty Co-Chair of the HBS Social Enterprise Initiative Are You on a Non-profit Board? How Business Leaders Can Engage and Drive Impact, and a fireside chat with William F. Meehan III & Kim Starkey Jonker on their book Engine of Impact: Essentials of Strategic Leadership in the Nonprofit Sector.

(Tickets are available for the Full Program, Afternoon Workshops alone, or Evening Feature Presentations alone)


Afternoon Workshop Session Topics Include:

  1. The Insider's Guide to Board Recruitment by Recruiters

  2. Falling in Love with the Right Non-Profit and Selecting the Right Board to Join

  3. Put Your Board to Work - Effective Board Engagement

  4. Building Fundraising Capabilities in Your Board

  5. How To Divide, Conquer and Collaborate: What Should a Non-Profit Board Do vs. Staff


Agenda:

3:00 pm Registration for Afternoon Workshops

3:30 pm Workshops Session 1

4:45 pm Workshops Session 2

5:45 pm Registration for Evening Presentations, Reception & Non-Profit Board Fair

7:00 pm Feature Presentations from Keynote HBS Professor Dutch Leonard and Fireside chat with GSB Professor William F. Meehan III & Kim Starkey Jonker


Who Should Attend?

  1. Those interested in joining non-profit boards

  2. Current non-profit board members and Executive Directors seeking to be more effective and stay current

  3. Non-profits seeking new board members.

  4. Those interested in connecting with like-minded individuals to foster relationships and community leadership opportunities.


Early Bird Ticket Prices (prices go up March 1st)

  • Full Program (Afternoon Workshops/Reception/Board Fair/Evening Presentations): $90
  • Afternoon Workshops (Reception & Board Fair included): $55
  • Evening Presentations (Reception & Board Fair included): $55


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Stanford University

Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center

326 Galvez Street

Stanford, CA 94305-6105

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