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ACCP: The Conference

Reimagine Capactiy; Defining the Possible

March 8-11, 2015 | Nashville

Hilton Nashville Downtown
121 Fourth Avenue South, Nashville, TN

You are being asked to do more, yet in many cases, the resources you have to draw from haven't increased. ACCP: The Conference 2015 will help you achieve the greatest impact with the resources you have. While capacity is an absolute, imagination is not. Join us in Nashville where you will harness the collective creativity and energy of the profession to take your programs further than you possibly imagined.

Why Attend?

You will come away from ACCP: The Conference energized and equipped with greater understanding of trends and pressing issues, applicable knowledge, and lasting relationships formed with colleagues from around the country.


ACCP: The Conference is structured as an intimate gathering of peers. You will find people there as enthusiastic to meet you as you are to meet them. You will also find your colleagues are delighted to share their expertise and draw from your own. In addition to a focus on interactive dialogue and practical Q&A, you will have ample structured opportunity to build your network. Use #accp2015 to connect with your fellow attendees on Twitter.

Companies represented:

Accenture, US Aetna
Alliant Energy Amway Corporation
Baxter International Inc. C. R. Bard, Inc.
C&S Wholesale Grocers Chrysler Group LLC
Cisco ConAgra Foods
Deere & Company Disney
Dow DuPont Pioneer
Eaton Edwards Lifesciences
Ferguson Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
FirstEnergy Foundation Florida Power & Light, Co.
Forest City Enterprises Grainger
Hasbro, Inc. Humana Foundation
Integrys Energy International Game Technology
Janssen Biotech Inc. John Deere Financial
Johnson & Johnson Kellogg Company
KPMG LLP MassMutual Financial Group
McMaster-Carr Supply Co Orlando Magic
MillerCoors Mutual of Omaha Foundation
The Kroger Co. Nordson Corporation
Novo Nordisk Orlando Health
Owens Corning Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Phillips 66 PNM Resources
Portland General Electric PTC
Publix Super Markets PIMCO
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment Sodexo
Sony Electronics Target
TASC Tesoro
Textron Tijuana Flats
Toyota Tupperware Brands Corporation
Tyson Foods, Inc. UL (Underwriters Laboratories)
United Water UnitedHealth Group
Visa Inc. We Energies
Wells Fargo Newport News Shipbuilding
Northrop Grumman Gentiva Foundations
Dunkin' Brands Farm Credit
Darden Restaurants MGM Resorts International
CUNA Mutual Group Foundation New York Life Foundation
ESPN The Coca-Cola Company
Anthem Foundation BD
Questar Corporation Yum! Brands
Walmart Foundation Paul Hastings LLP
Morgan Stanley Monster Worldwide
CDW Best Buy
CSAA Insurance Group BP Foundation
Newell Rubbermaid The Travelers Companies, Inc.
UPS Rockwell Collins
King & Spalding Northwestern Mutual
Rockwell Automation Starbucks
Workday, Inc. The Hartford
HCR ManorCare Aon
BBVA Compass FedEx
Lockheed Martin Sanofi Foundation for North America
Fidelity Investments PSEG
Newman's Own Foundation Wynn Resorts
Duke Energy Collette
ADM AutoZone
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation Safeco Insurance
Georgia-Pacific Micron Foundation
Altria Southwest Airlines
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey GSK
WWE Bi-Lo Holdings
Arizona Public Service Bank of America
Harris Foundation Symantec
CCA and B, LLC | The Elf on The Shelf United Technologies Corporation
Universal Orlando General Dynamics
ViaSat Voya Financial
Shell Oil Company AbbVie Foundation
Ecolab Prudential
The Ford Motor Company JPMorgan Chase & Co.
CMT Union Bank
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Foundation
Hilton Worldwide  

Programming & Content

The speakers you’ll hear from are selected because of their expertise in and relevance to the most pressing issues you face. Meetings and workshops are structured to provide you with both strategic and tactical content that you can put into practice immediately. Have a look at past speakers from ACCP: The Conference.

Learning Lab topics:

  • Governance
  • Making the budget case using measurement
  • Productivity
  • Streamlining the DJSI process
  • Measurement
  • Disaster Relief: Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan
  • Negotiations
  • Foundation vs. Company Giving: Strategy & Legalities
  • Effective ways to say "no and build strong exit strategies
  • STEM
  • Crucial Conversations
  • Effective Presentations & Public Speaking
  • Nonprofit partnerships to strengthen B2B relationships
  • Leveraging the intersection of CR & communications
  • Leveraging social media for social change
  • Choosing nonprofit partners
  • Engaging senior leadership
  • Service learning programs


(1st Seat)

(Additional Attendees)*


Free (pending availability) $2,300 $3,000

*Team Discount: If you are registering four or more paying participants (ACCP members: this does not include your free seat), please contact You are eligible for a $100 discount off the regular tuition price per paying seat.