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Masana Ndinga-Kanga

Crisis Response Fund Lead, CIVICUS

Harriet Kingaby

Co-Chair, The Conscious Advertising Network

Jessica Porter

SMS Program Manager, Democratic National Committee

Emily Martin

Associate Director of Digital Marketing, International Rescue Committee US

Kim M Reynolds

Writer & Scholar

Elizabeth Waichiga

Trust Coordinator at Edumed Trust

Elana Firsht

Online Fundraising Director, Biden for President

Julieta RodrĂ­guez Seara

Digital Fundraising Head at Argentina for UNHCR

Kelly-Eve Koopman

Director & Co-Creator, Coloured Mentality

Sarah Summers

Co-Creator, Coloured Mentality

Kishshana Palmer

Founder + CEO, The Rooted Collaborative + Kishshana & Co.

Leticia Peguero

Vice President, Nathan Cummings Foundation

Rachel Erskine

Communications Manager, Amref Health Africa - UK

Natasha Russell

Event Director at Natasha Russell Event Management

Toni Matas

Director, Persualia

Niduk D'souza

Vice President Strategy & Marketing, Up Fundraising

Alessandro Iacono

Campaigner, digital/organizing

Carmen Barlow

Head of Communications and Engagement, Amnesty International UK

Eleanor Gibson

Innovation Coach & Consultant

Garrick Liu

Digital Fundraiser, Greenpeace East Asia

Kelly Huang

Digital Fundraising Assistant Manager, Greenpeace East Asia

Phil Woollam

Vice President Mass Markets, International Rescue Committee

saskia van berkel

Acquisition Marketing Manager - UK, International Rescue Committee UK

Andrew Taylor-Dawson

Development Manager at Liberty

Jill O'Herlihy

Head of Customer Happiness, GivePanel

Michael Sabat

Enterprise Account Executive,

Swatantra Gupta

General Manager Corporate Partnerships & Alliances, Smile Foundation India

Tara Winter

Manager, Digital Marketing, Blakely

Cindy lee

Digital Fundraiser, Greenpeace East Asia

Eoghan Beecher

Country Manager UK and Ireland, iRaiser

Kathleen Murphy Toms

Director Digital Strategy, GivingTuesday

Ashley Gatewood

Communications & Marketing Director at CFRE International

Amit Nanchahal

Associate Director, Corporate Communications at PepsiCo India

Clare Sweeney

Digital and Direct Fundraising Consultant, Keepace Consults

Natacha Francais

Fundraising Officer (Donor Optimization), UNICEF Brazil

Rebecca Elcome

Co-Founder, FemMentored

Miriam Wagner Long

CEO & Partner at Agentur Zielgenau GmbH

Sarah Crowhurst

Digital Consultant, Sarah Crowhurst Consulting Ltd

Kelvin Glen

Executive: Stakeholder Relations at Afrika Tikkun & Director: KhulumaSA

Charles Kojo Vandyck

Head, Capacity Development Unit at West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI)

Lilian Kamanzi Mugisha

Communications, Fundraising and Advocacy Manager, Amref Health Africa - Uganda

Monica Smith

Centenary Appeal Manager, Vision Foundation

Sadie Kempner

‎Marketing Communications Support Officer, Dignity in Dying

Zebedee Stone

Fundraising & Marketing Director at Amnesty International New Zealand

Cristina Ordóñez

Latin America and the Caribbean Hub Coordinator at Innovation for Change

Francesco Ambrogetti

Supporter Engagement Lead, UNICEF

Haoyin Wu

Global Fundraising Innovation Consultant, UNICEF

Amy Bowers

Challenge Events Fundraising Manager at Bone Cancer Research Trust

Carolin Gomulia

Consultant at MzN

Houssam Chahin

Head of Private Sector Partnerships, MENA at UNHCR

Mark Kosmo

Chair of Global Albanians Foundation

Mo Waja

Fundraising Strategist & Digital Integration Specialist, Blakely

Juan C. Mones Cazon

Head of Global Fundraising Innovation, UNICEF


Innovation for Change Lead, CIVICUS

Brady Josephson

Managing Director, NextAfter

Mark Kebo Akparibo

Executive Director, Tele Bere Village Savings and Loan Association

Sharon Olang

Livelihoods Programme Coordinator, Kenya Community Development Foundation

Tamsin Baxter

Director of Development, Vision Foundation

Tawakalit Kareem

Founder, The Butterfly Project

Ouafa Belgacem

Founder and CEO of Culture Funding Watch

Alfredo Carlo

Designer, Housatonic

Ruth Wagner

CEO bei One Marketing

Anne Clark

Senior Strategist at Forward Action

Dr. Ritumbra Manuvie

CEO, The London Story

Krizna Gomez

Foresight and Impact Strategist

Charles Odhiambo

Executive Director, Ujima Foundation

Martin Georgi

Chair, German FR association & Board Member EUConsult

Herbert Witschnig

Managing Partner at bei proNPO

Liz LeClair

Director, Major Gifts, QEII Foundation

Kaz McGrath

Founder, Starling

Christian Meyer zu Natrup

Founder and Managing Director of MzN International

Sarah Martha Anyika

Dhamira Moja CBO

Kevin Delaney

Director at Academy Street Workshop

Rhiannan Sullivan

VP, Strategy & Partnerships, Europe,

Cherian Koshy

Director of Development, Des Moines Performing Arts

Marcus Blease

Co-Founder, Donor Republic

Sonya Swiridjuk


Nick Scott

Head of Digital, Médecins Sans Frontières Spain

Markel R. MĂ©ndez H.

Founder Director at Key Communications for Social Innovation

Kavya Mohta

Nirantar Trust

Christine Mugo-Sitati

Executive Director: Kenyan Network of Cancer Organizations

Gavin Coopey

Director, More Strategic

Zane Ford

Head Of Digital at Greenpeace Africa

Ashley Thompson

Managing Director, Blackbaud Institute

Diane Regan

Operations Manager, Kintsugi Hope

Michelle Govender

Head of Individual Fundraising at WWF-SA

Victoria Tongue

Head of Futures and Innovation at International Civil Society Centre

Sotiris Petropoulos, HIGGS

Co-Founder, HIGGS

Alyssa Sweetman

Director, Creator Social Impact at Twitch

Michelle Berriman

Executive Director at Fundraising Institute of NZ

Gwen Beeman

Analyst at The Small Foundation

Satyendra Srivastava

Founder, The Indian Stammering Association (TISA)

Tom Downie

UK Charity Manager, Tiltify

Roxy Mitchell

Marketing and Communications Specialist

Almaz Negash

Executive Director | Founder | Board Director | Speaker

Matt Smith

THINK Consulting Solutions, Senior Consultant

Athar Abidi

Head of Social Media at British Heart Foundation

Mike Bailey

Consultant - Fundraising and Impact Investing at The Practical Fundraiser

Laura Croudace

Technology Impact Evangelist

Jan Uekermann

CEO, Uekermann Fundraising & Communication Consultancy

Grace Lee

Senior Nonprofit Salesforce Consultant

Kimberley Blease


Amy Pawluk


Melanie Jackson

Founder at Words That Count

Prerna Aswani

Project Lead at inHive Global

Ammina Hamed

Marie Curie, Senior Fundraising Manager

Dan Papworth-Smyth

Head of Digital Engagement at Breast Cancer Now

Iliana Sfeir

Mindfulness Teacher at Yivana

Lineth Jezek

Founder | President at Genuine Compassion

Rajae Boujnah

MENA Hub Coordinator at Innovation for Change

Sally Falvey

Head of Corporate Go-To-Market at Blackbaud Europe / JustGiving

Rewati Dhakal

Founder of the Nepal Center for Philanthropy and Development (NCPD)

Deborah Salazar Shapiro

Psychotherapist, accredited mindfulness meditation and compassion teacher

Rachael White

Digital Marketing Manager at Brain Tumour Research

Joe Trigg

WWF, Senior Online Acquisition Manager

Martin Russell

Advisor at The Networking Institute

Njambi Wagacha

Regional Hub Manager at Innovation for Change (I4C) - Africa Hub

Liza Gashi

Executive Leader, Innovator, & Entrepreneur

Daniela Maestres

Brand Strategist | Content Creator

Rene ten Zeldam

Senior Supervisor at Socialcall

Martin Gill

Owner, HomeMade Digital Ltd

Judith Walthaus

Trainer at Socialcall

Dan Luton

Director, Success Engagement |

Tim Bos

Operations Manager at Socialcall

Meredith Dwyer

Director HomeMade Australia

Mary O'Kennedy

O'Kennedy Consulting

Ana Paula Möller

Lic. PsicĂłloga ClĂ­nica, B.S. en PsicologĂ­a General

Tom Neukirchen

Managing Partner at FundGiver

Jacques Giraud

Master Coach

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