5 Minutes on Stage: Call for TAG2018 Lightning Talks

Aug 9, 2018

New for TAG2018, conference attendees are invited to propose a talk in an entirely new format this year — 5 Minute Lightning Talks

Engage and entertain your fellow TAG members with a 5 minute talk on “Creativity, Risk-Taking, or Innovation.” As a special session of the conference, we have just 7 slots available for this rapid-fire series on Tuesday, November 6th from 3:45–5:00 pm.

New voices and fresh ideas are encouraged to apply! Propose a talk by August 24.

About TAG2018 Lightning Talks

Co-hosted by TAG Executive Director, Chantal Forster, and Cristina Yoon, Director of Grants Management at Skoll Foundation, the 2018 Lightning Talks promise to upend the usual approach to learning.

Session coaches will include Chad Berg of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and David Krumlauf from the Pierce Family Foundation.

Learn more about TAG2018 Lightning Talks.

About the Technology Association of Grantmakers

TAG is a 501(c)(3) non-profit membership organization that promotes the strategic, innovative, and equitable use of technology in philanthropy to solve problems and improve lives. With over 2000 members in 300 foundations throughout North America and beyond, TAG is the voice of technology in the philanthropic sector, providing technology professionals, tech funders, and “accidental techies” with knowledge, networks, mentoring, and educational opportunities.

Since 2008, the Technology Association of Grantmakers (TAG) has built a global community, conducted groundbreaking research, and become an advocate for investment in tech infrastructure throughout the charitable sector. For more information, visit tagtech.org.