Foundations and Philanthropists

Thursday 24 Feb 2011

11.00 am – 12.00pm
Panel on philanthropic practice – including case examples

Ricci Swart – Viewgrow Capital
Betty Amsden OAM
Rupert Myer AM - The Myer Family Company Ltd

12.05pm – 1.05pm
Philanthropy and fundraising – future legal directions

John Emerson AM - Freehills

2.05pm – 3.05pm
Trust companies – a dynamic force for community building

Wendy Brooks MFIA – The Trust Company
Simon Lewis - The Trust Company
Steven Marsh - The Trust Company

3.45pm – 5.00pm
Establishing a charitable trust structure – why, what, how and when?

Kirrily Burgess – Perpetual
Michael Carroll – Perpetual

Friday 25 Feb 2011

11.00am – 12.00pm
From the trustee’s viewpoint

David Ward – Philanthropy Australia, Social Ventures Australia PAF Advisory Service

12.05pm – 1.05pm
The rising importance of the “Philanthrocrat”

Lawrence Jackson MFIA BComm MBA
Andrew Thomas - Perpetual Trustees
Lyn Brodie - Gandel Charitable Trust
Sean Cortis - Chapman Eastway & COO, Lowenhaupt Global Advistors Australia Pty Ltd

2.05pm – 3.05pm
Writing effective submissions to philanthropists

Jo Garner EMFIA CFRE – Strategic Grants
Rebecca Hazell MFIA CFRE -Rebecca Hazell and Associates

3.30pm – 5.00pm
Ethical issues in philanthropy

Roewen Wishart EMFIA CFRE – Bush Heritage Australia

Saturday 26 Feb 2011

9.30am – 10.30am
Partnerships and collaboration: how to add value

Mark Watt - Whitelion

11.00am – 12.00pm
Cultivating major philanthropists

Susanne Williamson EMFIA CFRE – Victorian Arts Centre

12.05pm – 1.05pm
Social return on investment – a methodology

Olivia Hilton – Social Ventures Australia

1.50pm – 2.50pm
The impact of philanthropy on Australian society

Dr Christopher Baker AMFIA FAICD BA Dip Ed Grad Dip (Org Behaviour) Grad Dip (SocSci) MBA Phd – Swinburne University