Conference Attendee Overview

Conference Attendee Overview

Who will be at the CASE DI Conference?

  • Diverse group of 800+ advancement professionals in the development, alumni relations, and communications fields from nearly 200 prestigious independent schools, colleges, and universities from across New England and eastern Canada.  A sampling of institutions represented, include:
    • Amherst College
    • Boston College
    • Bowdoin College
    • College of the Holy Cross
    • Concordia University
    • Dalhousie University
    • Deerfield Academy
    • Holderness School
    • McGill University
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • Northern Essex Community College
    • Yale University
  • More than 76 key decision makers (KDMs) attended last year’s conference. KDMs are defined as the senior advancement officers at a school or college/university, reporting to the chief advancement officer, head of school, or president.
  • Professional disciplines represented include, among others:
    • advancement services
    • annual, major gift, and capital gift fundraising
    • event planning
    • professional development
    • alumni relations and events
    • corporate/foundation relations
    • marketing and communications
    • stewardship and donor relations