Sunday, April 27

4:00-5:30 p.m.

Membership Chairs Idea Exchange: Beyond the Numbers - Creating a Comprehensive Strategy

Learn what works and what doesn’t from your fellow Membership Chairs. In this facilitated discussion, participants will share their good ideas on recruiting volunteers, effective committee structures, membership marketing plans, outreach to student members, and using social media as part of the overall recruitment and retention process.

Monday, April 28

9:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Membership Chairs Learning Lab: Rules of Engagement - Recruiting New Members (includes lunch)

Members are the reason we exist, so recruiting members is the lifeblood of a healthy chapter. Get the tips and tools you need to attract members, encourage involvement, and enhance the perception of value.

1:00-2:30 p.m.

Membership Chairs Learning Lab: Hold on - Strategies and Techniques for Retaining Members

Once you get them, how do you keep them? Get the tips and tools you need to increase engagement, enhance perceived value, and ultimately improve your retention efforts.

Tuesday, April 29

9:30-11:00 a.m.

Successful Practice Exchange: Membership Chairs - How’d They Do That?

Get it straight from the source’s mouth! Join a discussion with chapters who have developed strong membership programs and some who’ve won Yerger Awards. Learn what’s worked and why in this often-requested conversation on successful practices.