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5th Annual NCTech4Good Conference
June 5-6, 2014

Friday Center, Chapel Hill

Please login and then register for the Friday sessions and/or Thursday workshop.

About the Conference:
Beth Kanter, an international leader, trainer, and author in nonprofits’ use of social media, will conduct this year's all-day workshop, Thursday, June 5, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm: Becoming A Networked Nonprofit: Digital Strategies for Community-Based Nonprofits. Beth will also be the Conference Keynoter, Friday, June 6.  Workshop description; registration opens at 9:00 am. Workshop participants may apply 6 hours toward the Duke Certificate in Nonprofit Management by following these instructions.

Join us for an evening of fun, inspiration, and conversation at the Evening Social & Networking, June 5, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm, at the Courtyard by Marriott. Hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks will be provided, and there will be a cash bar for alcoholic beverages and other food. There is no cost for this event.

Friday's activities begin with registration at 8:00 am, followed by pitches for additional sessions and voting, keynote, and 4 breakout sessions with up to 5 simultaneous sessions. The 1/2-hour breaks, 1 1/2-hour buffet luncheon, and Beer & Wine Reception at the end of the day allow time to get acquainted and share expertise.

The NCT4G conference is designed to serve nonprofit professionals, volunteers, consultants, and small business owners. This two-day conference focuses on technologies in areas such as fundraising, social media, and communication and advocacy tools, offering both pre-selected presentations and workshops, as well as spontaneous sessions created by participants.

Please use our twitter hashtag, #nct4g, when posting about the conference or pre-conference workshop.

YOU decide the content!
Thanks for your votes! The pre-selected sessions for Friday June 6 are now available in the session schedule. Here's what's happened so far.

  • Session proposals were submitted by February 28.
  • Our community voted on the sessions they’d like to attend, March 1-15.
  • We've created a schedule based on the votes.
  • During the opening session, additional pitches will be taken for the Design-Your-Own session spots. Participants will vote and room assignments will be made for the additional selected sessions.

The cost of the conference is $75 through Friday, May 1; $100 from May 2 until Friday, May 30, and $125 after May 30th. A limited number of Financial Hardship registrations are available through May 30 for $25, thanks to the generosity of our sponsors. The rates for the all-day workshop (with Beth Kanter) on Thursday, June 5, are the same as those for the main conference. Registration fees include buffet luncheon, hors d’oeuvres and soft drinks at the Thursday evening social at the Marriott (there will be a cash bar for alcoholic beverages and other food), and a concluding beer & wine reception.

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About NCTech4Good:

NCTech4Good is the regional network for sharing knowledge about technologies that can advance the mission of nonprofit organizations. This sharing occurs during monthly meetings on the third Wednesday of the month, 6:30-8:30 p.m., and the annual conference. Join the group at the Meetup site.

NCTech4Good is supported locally by the N.C. Center for Nonprofits, Public Information Network, Inc (also known as RTPnet), and our sponsors, listed on this website. We're an NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network 501 Tech Club and a NetSquared Local group.

NCT4G Organizers:
The core leadership team

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NCT4G sessions confirmed. Register by May 1!

The NCTech4Good Conference offers fun and educational opportunities to connect with peers, sponsors, and experts who share your passion – and your challenges.

With social events, workshops, and tons of resources, you’ll have many chances to share, connect, and build relationships.

Join us June 6, 2014 at the William & Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill. Register by May 1 for only $75.

We received dozens of amazing session proposals and are grateful to those in our community who voted. Your votes are in and the session schedule is now available.

Do you have a session you’d like to add to the schedule? Let us know or add it to the wiki. We’ve reserved spots for Design-Your-Own Sessions so you can pitch your idea the day of Conference. Simply share it during the opening session and participants will vote. Top ideas will be added to the schedule.

Also join us for the Pre-Conference Workshop, Becoming A Networked Nonprofit: Digital Strategies for Community-Based Nonprofits, on June 5 lead by the Beth Kanter. Additional registration fee applies.

Sponsor and exhibitor opportunities are still available, but they're going fast. If you’re interested, contact info@nctech4good.org.

Hope to see you there,
Paula Jones
Program Chair, NCTech4Good