2017 Endowments
& Finance Summit

October 12-13 | New York, NY

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Online Registration

Online registration is now closed.

You can also register onsite at Convene. Feel free to fill out the paper registration form and bring it with you.

Registration Rates

Member Rate before August 31, 2017 — $549

Member Rate after August 31, 2017 — $699

Nonmember Rate — $999

Guest Rate — $99


Monday through Friday | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET
Phone: 703-879-0600 | Email: registration@cof.org

Who Should Attend?

Foundation c-suite leaders: chief executive officers, chief financial officers, chief investment officers, board members, and board investment committee leaders.

Financial Advisors

Foundation attendees can register a financial advisor — one per organization — who is not a full-time employee to attend with them. If you are interested in bringing a financial advisor, please enter their contact information during the registration process and you will be emailed a Financial Advisor Form for them to complete and submit with payment. Financial advisors pay the same registration rate as the sponsoring foundation attendee and must adhere to the Council’s No Solicitation Policy.

Networking Reception Only

Individuals can purchase a ticket to only attend the networking reception on Thursday, October 12, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. To ONLY register for the Networking Reception, select "Networking Reception Only" under Your Price on the Registration Information section during online registration. All full summit registrations include a ticket to the Networking Reception.

Guest Registration

A spouse, partner, or relative of a registered attendee may attend non-ticketed social events such as receptions. This does not include session and plenary attendance, breakfasts and lunches, or ticketed events. The cost of guest registration is $99.

CPE Credits Information

In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits will be granted based on a 50-minute hour.
Field of study: Finance
Advanced Preparation: None
Program Level: Overview
Delivery Method: Group Live
Prerequisites: None

The Council on Foundations is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

Registration Cancellation

All 2017 Endowments and Finance registration cancellations must be submitted in writing to registration@cof.org. All cancellation refunds prior to September 12, 2017 will incur a $150 administrative fee. No refunds will be provided on or after September 12, 2017.

No Solicitation Policy

Council events are not opportunities for solicitation of any kind, including asking for business, fund management, or grants. All types of solicitation are strictly prohibited. For more information, read our no solicitation policy.

Event Disclaimer

By entering the event premises, you consent to interview(s), photography, audio recording, video recording and its/their release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for promotional purposes, advertising, inclusion on websites, social media, or any other purpose by the Council and its affiliates and representatives. Images, photos and/or videos may be used to highlight and/or promote similar Council events in the future. You release the Council, its officers and employees, and each and all persons involved from any liability connected with the taking, recording, digitizing, or publication and use of interviews, photographs, video and/or or sound recordings. You waive all rights you may have to any claims for payment or royalties in connection with any use, exhibition, streaming, or other publication of these materials.