2019 CASE VIII Conference

February 13-15, 2019 | Hyatt Regency Vancouver | Vancouver, BC Canada

NORTHERN LIGHTS: Life is Short. Learn Fast. This is the espresso of conferences. Concentrated. Strong. Stimulating. Short formats. Interactive sessions. Relevant topics. Stellar speakers. Great networking. Compressed to give you the perfect jolt to your year. And in one of the world’s most beautiful cities, too. Give it a shot.

Submit a Proposal

From panels and case studies to facilitated group discussions and deep dive sessions, we invite you to share your experiences and knowledge at the 2019 CASE VIII Conference. Visit the Call for Proposals page for more information.

Showcase Your Work

Each year, CASE recognizes best practices in advancement and outstanding people who contribute to the growth and understanding of the advancement profession. Enter your best work or nominate someone who makes a difference.

Become a Volunteer

Volunteers power CASE. We are looking for session attendants, photographers, social media ambassadors, hospitality and event ambassadors and more! To inquire about volunteer opportunities, email us at case8conf@gmail.com.

The 2019 CASE VIII Conference will bring together hundreds of advancement professionals working in communications, alumni relations, government relations, fundraising and advancement services from throughout the district for three days of insightful keynotes, high level education and networking, all held in the Hyatt Regency Vancouver situated in the heart of downtown Vancouver, British Columbia. Visit www.case8.org for more information on CASE District VIII.


The full conference schedule is still under development. A partial schedule will be available in late September 2018.


CASE District VIII celebrates exemplary achievement in the field of advancement by member institutions. The program’s goals are to:

  • Recognize excellence in the fields of advancement
  • Encourage the education, professional growth, and development of members
  • Serve members as a community building undertaking

These goals are attained through the Professional Achievement and Juried Awards, which recognize the best accomplishments of advancement professionals and education leaders on behalf of their institutions. These accomplishments exemplify standards by which we compare our work, and educate and inspire ourselves to greater success. For more information, visit www.case8.org/awards.


Conference registration is scheduled to open on Monday, October 1, 2018.


$575 USD


Available before December 3, 2018.


$650 USD


Available before January 16, 2019.


$700 USD


Effective January 16, 2019.


You are invited to be a part of an exceptional marketing opportunity at this premier annual gathering of advancement professionals from institutions representing western Canada and the American Pacific Northwest. Without the generous support of both cash and in-kind goods and services from our sponsors and institutional partners from across the country it would be virtually impossible for the conference to exist.

The sponsorship prospectus will be available soon. For more information, email case8conf@gmail.com


Located in the heart of downtown, Hyatt Regency Vancouver is the perfect location to stay for both business and leisure travelers. Guests will enjoy easy access to exciting attractions, like the unique shops of Robson Street and Stanley Park. Plan your trip to Vancouver, British Columbia.

Place your hotel reservation online or by calling 1-888-421-1442 and reference 2019 CASE VIII Conference when booking.

Hyatt Regency Vancouver
655 Burrard St.
Vancouver, BC
Tel: +1-604-683-1234

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Copyright 2019 CASE District VIII. Photos courtesy of Tourism Vancouver.