Summit 2018

Come together with thought-leaders, fellow professionals, and Apply product experts to discover new ways to streamline your work and amplify your impact.

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What you can expect

If you're a grantmaker, scholarship provider, or manage philanthropic programs at a non-profit, educational institution or corporate organization, this is a day you won't want to miss.

Skill sharing

Expand your know-how and learn best practices with 30-minute lightning talks

Tangible takeaways

Get concrete strategies to streamline how you collect and review applications, so you can spend more time on mission and less on process

A sneak-peek

Walk away with an insider's view on key Apply projects, releases and initiatives

Session schedule

01:00 PM

Opening keynote: Welcome to the Apply Summit 2018

Pej Javaheri, Senior Director of Product, SurveyMonkey

Join Pej Javaheri as he sets the stage for the day's sessions, shares stories of the amazing work that Apply customers are doing, and gives a preview of what's to come in the second half of 2018.

Track 1: Learn

Track 2: Build

01:30 PM

Track 1: Learn

Ditch paper and go online: Advice from the Giving Kitchen

Leah Melnick, Director of Programs, Giving Kitchen
Amanda Newsom, Marketing & Communications Manager, Giving Kitchen
Nichole Vine, Content Marketing Manager, SurveyMonkey

Moving from a paper or email based grant application process to an end-to-end online solution can be daunting. What do you need to know? What are the pitfalls to avoid? Get first-hand advice from the Giving Kitchen as they look back on their own transition to an online grant application.

Track 2: Build

SurveyMonkey Apply 101

Mike Bridges, Manager of Sales, SurveyMonkey Apply
Vincent Guihan, Sales Director, SurveyMonkey

See Apply in action. Learn how to create frictionless application and review processes for your grants, scholarships and other programs. Streamline workflows, select your best candidates, and move towards your mission, faster.

02:00 PM

Track 1: Learn

Improve communication and keep your applicants on track

Gina Santoianni, Student Engagement Coordinator, Mote Marine Laboratory
Nichole Vine, Content Marketing Manager, SurveyMonkey

When you collect a large number of applications via email or paper, it’s easy for wires to get crossed, mistakes to be made and communication with applicants to dwindle.

Learn from Mote Marine Laboratory as they explain how moving to an online system helped them keep all of their applicants in the loop.

Track 2: Build

Workflow automation: Give yourself the gift of time

Justine Nesbitt-Brown, Manager of Services, SurveyMonkey Apply
Priya Dubey, Implementation Specialist, SurveyMonkey Apply

Are you bogged down with manual, repetitive, administrative tasks? Would you rather spend your time on mission-building activities? In this session, learn how to put your process on autopilot with powerful automations and get off the hamster wheel.

02:30 PM

Track 1: Learn

GDPR! Who? What? Why?

Sally Anne-Hinfey, Legal Director, SurveyMonkey
Adam Di Tota, Product Manager, SurveyMonkey

You've seen the emails in your inbox. You’ve heard the news. GDPR is here. But what does that mean for you if you collect applications from individuals or organizations in Europe? Tune into this session to find out what you need to know and learn how Apply has you covered.

Track 2: Build

Turbocharge reporting and get more from your data

Pej Javaheri, Sr. Director of Product, SurveyMonkey
Heather McBride, Sales Engineer, SurveyMonkey

Organizing, analyzing, and reporting on your data is critical to understanding trends, improving outcomes, and communicating success. But are you getting the insights you really need? Tune into this session and learn how to create powerful and engaging reports with SurveyMonkey Apply.

03:00 PM

Track 2: Build

On the road again: A preview of what’s coming in Apply

Adam Di Tota, Product Manager, SurveyMonkey
Sabrina Leblanc, Sales Director, SurveyMonkey

The first half of 2018 has been busy for the Apply product team, and the second half is poised to be even bigger! Our fridge is stocked with Red Bull, so join us for this session to get a sneak peek at some exciting features and updates that are in the works.

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