2019 Annual Conference - The Brasstown Valley Resort and Spa

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2019 Annual Conference
November 20-22, 2019
Brasstown Valley Resort, Young Harris, GA

We invite higher education advancement professionals to join the Georgia Education Advancement Council for the 2019 Annual Conference. The conference will be held at Brasstown Valley Resort from Wednesday, November 20 to Friday, November 22, 2019.

At this conference, you will meet over 200 professionals in the fields of advancement services, alumni, development, and marketing & communications, in addition to higher education industry leaders. 

Since our founding, GEAC has strived to provide affordable professional development opportunities for Georgia’s higher education advancement community. Whether you work in Georgia’s public university or technical college system or for one of our state’s many private colleges and universities, attending the annual conference will help you to serve your institutions better.

Your experience at the 2019 GEAC Annual Conference will include keynote speakers, interactive sessions and engaging presentations in which to glean new ideas as you set out to lead, change and transform. The conference offers several ways to network, become aware of vendors and consultants who can assist with creating a host of opportunities in the world of higher education advancement.

Call for Proposals  

Please consider presenting a session to share your knowledge and experience. This is a great way to give back to your profession, as well as to enlighten and motivate others through your expertise. Proposals are encouraged that include interactive components, role playing, case studies, data analytics & trends and sharing the “do’s and don’ts.” View the 2019 Call for Proposals application.

Frank Hook Annual Scholarship

Nominations for the Frank Hook GEAC Annual Scholarship are now open! For full criteria and to apply, view the Frank Hook Scholarship Application. The deadline is Friday, September 20, 2019, and recipients will be notified in early October.

Again, we look forward to seeing you in November. If you have questions or would like assist with planning, please contact Conference Chair Jennifer Hendrickson at jhendrickson@ggc.edu.

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