Monthly Archives: February 2014

CASE8: A Closer Look at Data Revolution

Presented at CASE8 Conference – February 15, 2014

In this interactive, open session, take a closer look at everything data. Crucial in the advancement profession, data can help drive better communication and strategies. Take a behind-the-scenes look at data, and explore questions that will lead to a better understanding of data in general: What data is available? What is big data, social media data, open data? Where can we get them? What do they look like? What can we do with it? What do other organizations do with it? How should we manage it?

CASE8: Visual Analytics for Strategic Decision Making

Presented at CASE8 Conference – February 14, 2014

In this information age – and in the recent boom of open data – we have more information at our disposal to help us understand our constituents better. In this session, learn ways to effectively visualize all of this information to help drive strategic decision making. Discuss metrics that you can add to your fundraising metric toolkit, and explore different data sets (i.e. social media data) that may add value and insight for fundraisers.