[APRA-NW] APRA- NW Conference this Friday, May 22 in Portland, OR

Stacy Schoo stacy.schoo at pdx.edu
Mon May 18 08:05:08 PDT 2015

Registration <http://www.apra-nw.org/event-1887097> for the 2015 APRA-NW
Annual Conference is still open. Join your colleagues from the Pacific
Northwest on Friday, May 22, 2015 for a day of Prospect Research, Prospect
Management, and Analytics.

*Keynote Speaker:* Ashutosh Nandeshwar, Director of Prospect Development
and Analytics at the California Institute of Technology

*Why Analytics is Important and Why You Should Care*

*Before you finish reading this description, Amazon will make millions of
dollars using machine learning. If you don't feel like reading this
description, you may ask an application driven by machine learning to read
it for you. If you would rather browse the internet, know that analytics is
pushing ads of a Coach bag or tickets to Hawaii you were looking at
yesterday. If you just want to use Facebook, then, may the data servers
have mercy on you.*

*You will learn in this presentation: why analytical skills are important,
why should you care about them, and how to learn them.*

Also featuring:

· *Jennifer MacCormack, *Incoming APRA International President

· *Amanda Jarman, *Fundraising Nerd

· *APRA NW Colleagues *sharing Best Practices on

o *International Research*

o *Relationship Mapping*

o *Research Resources*

o *Getting the most out of the Mentor/Mentee relationship.*

Our conference is generously sponsored by:

[image: http://www.apra-nw.org/Resources/Pictures/WE.png]


Stacy C. Schoo, MLIS
Director of Research & Relationship Management
PSU Foundation
P.O. Box 243
Portland, OR 97207-0243


stacy.schoo at pdx.edu
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