So here are some tips to help you prepareDos1. Avoid blisters – wear comfy shoes2. Take a load off – lounges and charging stations with wi-fi3. Collaborate – workstations and meet ups4. Network – don’t forget our friends from the corporate side5. Check out the campground – plenty of new products; be sure to ask if companies provide discounts to nonprofits6. Attend the Foundation Welcome session!7. Follow DF ChatterDon’ts1. Bring your laptop2. Forget to eat!3. Forget to ask us if you have any questions
Home base for Nonprofit and Higher Education attendees Collaboration Stations Breakout Power of Us Theater Sessions Foundation Information Desk Meet the Speaker Lounge Foundation Demo Pod Networking Lounges Foundation Partner Expo
Don’t miss the keynotes Marc Benioff Gen. Colin Powell Wednesday 9:00 am and Jeff Immelt Thursday 5:00 pm Sir Richard Branson Tony Robbins Wednesday Friday 3:00 pm 10:00 am Tip: arrive early for best seating
Or the product keynotes Time Thursday 9-10:00 AM Time Thursday 9-10:00 AM Time Thursday 10:30-11:30 AM Time Thursday 1:30-2:30 PM Time Thursday 12:00-1:00 PM Time Thursday 12:00-1:00 PM Small & Medium Business Time Thursday 1:30-2:30 PM Time Thursday 1:30-2:30 PM
Learn: breakout sessions4 HIGHER ED FOCUSED:Tues: Building a Student Recruiting EngineWeds: Creating a Social CampusThurs: Leveraging a 360 degree View of the Constituent LifecycleFri: Extending the Platform Across Campus10 NONPROFIT FOCUSED:Tues: Winning: Tips and Tricks for Increasing User Adoption Best Practices for Volunteer Management in the Cloud Fundraising System Apps for salesforce.com Visual Workflow: Automate Your Organizational Processes Without CodeWeds: Creating a Collaborative Culture with Chatter Code the Cloud: Nonprofit StyleThurs: Making the Case for Efficiency and Collaboration Deep Dive: Developing the LRA Tracker with Invisible ChildrenFri: Veterans2Work & KellyConnect: A Collaborative approach to jobs for veterans Social Nonprofits for Social Good In the Agenda Builder, click on Filters, then Industries, then Nonprofit and Higher Ed and click APPLY
Learn: Power of Us theater Session Name Session Date Session Time Salesforce Radian6 for Nonprofits Tuesday 12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Extending Salesforce: Gamify Your Programs Tuesday 1:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Tracking Constituent Engagement with Groundwire Engage Tuesday 2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Leveraging Salesforce to Deliver Exceptional Student Service Tuesday 3:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Alzheimers Society UK Provides Superior Client Service with Salesforce Tuesday 11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Social Service Case Management with Circe Wednesday 12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Mobile Data Collection as a Force-for-Change Wednesday 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Meet the Foundation Leadership Wednesday 2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Mobile Apps for Good: Portland Energy Conservation Thursday 9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Building Social Apps for Good Using Heroku Thursday 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Introducing the Salesforce.com Academic Alliance Program Thursday 11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Sunlight and Salesforce: The Congress API Project Thursday 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Salesforce Radian6 for Higher Education Thursday 3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. How We Do It: The Salesforce.com Foundation Volunteer App Friday 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Efficient Prospecting with Data.com Friday 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.In the Agenda Builder, click on Filters, then Industries, then Nonprofit and Higher Ed and click APPLY
New Dreamforce mobile app –agenda builder, DF chatter, and more!Save your seats with Agenda Builder.Here’s How: //bit.ly/Dreamforce12FBStay up-to-date with people and groups on Chatter, sync your Agenda with mobile calendar, upload conference photos, andaccess the Dreamforce schedule, maps, and more, right from your mobile device.The Android and iOS versions are 9/7 at Dreamforce.com/mobile.
Can’t make it? Never fear… Watch it Live! http://goo.gl/YmKln Live broadcast over the internet of Dreamforce keynotes and interviews with innovative customers.
Connect: get social Chatter in the DF Org Tweet! (search for these groups) Foundations Join the conversation by using a #hashtag: Salesforce.com Foundation Salesforce for Higher Ed #df12 (for Dreamforce ‘12) Salesforce for Nonprofits #df12npo (for nonprofits) Nonprofit Starter Pack Users #df12he (for higher ed) Volunteering at Dreamforce #powerofus (for Foundation related)
Connect: meet-upsK-12 Education Orgs Meet Up Power of Us Theater Tuesday 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.Arts & Culture Orgs Meet-Up Power of Us Theater Tuesday 4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.Environmental Orgs Meet-Up Power of Us Theater Wednesday 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.International Development Orgs Meet-Up Power of Us Theater Thursday 2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.Faith Based Orgs Meet Up Power of Us Theater Friday 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. In the Agenda Builder, click on Filters, then Industries, then Nonprofit and Higher Ed and click APPLY
Enjoy! Partner Events Red Hot Chili Peppers www.salesforcefoundation.org/dreamforce Wednesday Gala Concert
Dreamforce Gala in Civic Center Plazafeaturing the Red Hot Chili Peppers 6:15 pm Shuttle Service Begins 6:30 pm Gala Begins: DJ Zen Freeman, Food & Beverage Service 8:15 pm Red Hot Chili Peppers 10:00 pm Gala Ends 11:00 pm Last Shuttle Departs
The Concert for UCSF Benioff Children’s HospitalThursday, September 20, 6:30pm•Bill Graham Civic Auditorium•Goal: Raise $4+ Million for the children’s hospital•Welcome by General Colin Powell and UCSF Leadership•Headliners: Dana Carvey & Lady Antebellum•Afterparty at City Hall with MC Hammer & special guestshttp://www.theconcertforucsfbch.com/
Dreamforce plaza 2 Stages, 4 Screens 13 Live Bands Volunteer Activities Sustainability Zone Saasy Photo Booth 43,000 square feet of artificial turf!
Dreamforce music festivalTuesday, Sept 18 Wednesday, Sept 19 Thursday, Sept 20 Friday, Sept 21 The She’s Quinn Deveaux Billy & Dolly Strong Like Bull 10am – 12pm 11am – 1pm 10am – 12pm 10am – 12pm ALO Loquat Sean Tabor Band Release the Sunbird 12pm – 2pm 1pm – 3pm 12pm – 2pm 12pm – 2pm Still Flyin’ Jazz Mafia My People 2pm – 4pm 3pm – 5pm 2pm – 4pm Mother Hips 4pm – 6pm The Limousines 6pm – 8pm Want details on the Dreamforce Music Festival? http://bit.ly/TeaSZi 13 San Francisco artists will jam on DF Plaza. Know live music fans? Invite them. Passes are FREE! Tell your friends to come hang with us. ALO
Dreamforce volunteer programming Tuesday Wednesday Thursday 11am - 3pm 12 noon - 5pm 12 noon - 4pmHelp little kids have sweet dreams Assemble disaster preparedness Write inspirational letters to kidsby assembling nightnight kits. For kits. For distribution in the SE and create an anti-bullying banner.distribution to local shelters neighborhoods of SF For distribution to their schools in the SE neighborhoods of SF Howard Street Plaza, West Park
To recap… Meet people Learn at a wide variety of sessions Enjoy the atmosphere Take time to take it in Wear comfy shoes
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