Agenda Draft

Session descriptions and times subject to change

Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - Social Media

Time Session Speaker
8:30 AM


9:00 AM


GlobalGiving and Social Media for Nonprofits
9:30 AM

Opening Keynote

Samyak Sanjoy Chakrabarty, Chief Youth Marketer, DDB Mudra Group, India 
10:05 AM

Social Media Strategy: How to Think About Social as Part of an Integrated Marketing Strategy

Ritu Sharma, Director & Co-Founder, Social Media for Nonprofits
10:35 AM

Networking Break

10:55 AM

Adopting Social Media from Communications to Program Implementation

Rita Soni, CEO, NASSCOM Foundation
11:30 AM

LinkedIn for NGOs

Deepa Saptnaker, Head of Communications – India & Hong Kong, LinkedIn
12:05 PM

Twitter for Nonprofits

12:35 PM


1:25 PM

Solution Salon

In this highly interactive, intimate session, every attendee will not only have the opportunity to introduce his or her work, but more importantly, to identify and meet current needs. Come prepared to discuss your most pressing challenges, and witness the power of community in action as everyone leaves with their needs for resources, contacts, and ideas fulfilled.

2:10 PM

Drive Change with Online Advertising: Google Ad Grants

Mohita Mathur, Google-Give Team, Google

2:40 PM

Measuring What Matters: Do-It-Yourself Analytics

Syed Khalid Jamal, Digital Communications Manager, U.S. Department of State’s EducationUSA Program
3:15 PM

Networking Break


3:35 PM

Facilitated Breakout Sessions - 
Participants will have the option to join one of two breakout sessions. 

Experiments in Mobile: The Next Frontier

Creating a Movement Through Social Media



Priyanka Batra and Anchal Jain, Make a Difference

Lavanya Madhyanam, National Development Associate, Teach for India

4:05 PM

Turning Failure into Success


Sonali Khan, Vice President & India Country Director, Breakthrough

Moderator: Shabnam Aggarwal, CEO, Perspectful Advisors

4:50 PM Closing Remarks

Social Media for Nonprofits and GlobalGiving

6:00 - 7:30 PM Reception

Join us for a casual reception to build deeper relationships and discuss topics from the first day of the Summit. 


Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - Online Giving

Time Session Speaker
8:30 AM


9:00 AM


9:30 AM

Online Community & Social Fundraising: India 2.0

Jai Bhujwala, VP, Online & Retail Giving, GiveIndia
10:00 AM

Corporate Engagement in India

Shefali Arora, Account Planner, Google India

Namrata Rana, Director, Futurescape

Moderator: Courtney Eskew, Senior Partner Services Associate, GlobalGiving

10:40 AM

Networking Break

11:00 AM

Turning Volunteers into Longterm


Vishal Talreja CEO & Co-Founder, Dream a Dream

Moderator: Alexis Nadin, Program Manager, GlobalGiving

11:30 AM

Building Lasting Donor Relationships

Nandita Mishra, Director of Programs, South Asian Fund Raising Group (SAFRG)

Priyanka Singh, Chief Executive, Seva Mandir

Elsa Varghese, Officer - Grants and Communications, Mumbai Mobile Creches

Moderator: Neeharika Tummala, India Field Representative, GlobalGiving

12:10 PM

Networking Break

12:30 PM

Data and Transparency in Philanthropy

Pushpa Aman Singh, CEO, GuideStar India
1:00 PM


1:50 PM

Effective Campaign Fundraising

Shaila Brijnath, Chairman, Aasraa Trust

Vasumathi Sriganesh, Founder/CEO, QMed Knowledge Foundation

K. Thiagarajan, Chief of Operations, Agastya International Foundation

Moderator: Michael Gale, Senior Program Manager, GlobalGiving

2:50 PM

Afternoon Break


3:10 PM

How to Tell Compelling Stories Online

Kyla Johnson, Communications Associate, Educate Girls

Moderator: Robert Rosenthal, South Asia Field Representative, GlobalGiving

3:40 PM

Facilitated Break Out Groups - Participants will have the option to join two of five breakout sessions over the course of an hour.

Securing Funds from Abroad: How to Get an FCRA

How to Join GlobalGiving

Campaigns and Tools for GlobalGiving Partners

Fundraising for Indian NGOs in the UK: Gift Aid, Diaspora, and Institutional Giving

GuideStar India: Tools for Transparency




J.K. Chattopadhyay, Under Secretary at Ministry of Home Affairs

Michael Gale, Senior Program Manager, GlobalGiving

Courtney Eskew, Senior Partner Services Associate, GlobalGiving

Alexis Nadin, Program Manager, GlobalGiving
Neeharika Tummala, India Field Representative, GlobalGiving

Hannah Gladman, Impact Assessor, GlobalGiving UK
Belinda Saunders, Impact Assessor, GlobalGiving UK

Pushpa Aman Singh, CEO, GuideStar India


4:40 PM

Closing Remarks

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