NPT’s Experts in Action

Find out where you can see, hear and meet our team.

NPT’s philanthropic experts often speak or exhibit at conferences and events. View the schedule below to see where we’ll be in the coming weeks.


March 4, 2020
Association of Fundraising Professionals Greater Cincinnati Chapter | Networking and Knowledge Breakfast
Cincinnati, OH

Fernando Gonzalez, NPT’s Regional Director of Development, Mid-Atlantic will present “The $110B Opportunity: Donor-Advised Funds and Their Impact on Philanthropy.” Register here to attend.


January 13-17, 2020
University of Miami School of Law | Annual Heckerling Institute on Estate Planning
Orlando, FL

NPT’s philanthropic experts will be on hand to discuss how financial advisers can use donor-advised funds to plan sustainable charitable legacies for their clients. Register here to attend.


November 5-6, 2019
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) | STEP Asia Conference 2019
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

John Canady, NPT UK’s Chief Executive Officer, will be a panelist at the 4:20pm session on November 6th. The panel is entitled “Donor-Advised Funds – The Modern Tool for Philanthropy.”  Registration and waiting list are now closed; details for the 2019 and 2020 conferences here.


October 31, 2019
Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia | SPARX Conference
Philadelphia, PA

Andrew Hastings, NPT’s Chief Development Officer, will facilitate a roundtable discussion about donor-advised funds from 1:20-2:20pm. Register here to attend this year’s conference.


October 25, 2019
Greater Valley Forge Human Resource Association | HR Summit
Malvern, PA

Melissa Landsmann, NPT’s Associate Vice President of Human Resources, will be in attendance as one of the event’s programming co-chairs. Register here to attend.


October 24, 2019
Minnesota Planned Giving Council | 2019 Annual Conference
St. Paul, MN

Eric Joranson, NPT’s Senior Director of Advanced Strategies, will present “Beyond the Basics: The Advantages (and Limitations) of Donor-Advised Funds.” Register here to attend.


October 22, 2019
Association of Professional Researchers for Advancement (APRA) | PA Chapter Conference 
Selinsgrove, PA

Helen Davis Picher, NPT’s Associate Vice President of Philanthropic Services, will speak on the topic of how donor-advised funds work for donors and charities. Learn more and register here.


October 21-25, 2019
Southern Federal Tax Institute | Annual Institute
Atlanta, GA

Ethan Burke, NPT’s Regional Director, Southeast, will table this event to share information about donor-advised funds. Learn more and register here.


October 21, 2019
Nonprofit Risk Management Center | 2019 Risk Summit
Leesburg, VA

Gil Nusbaum, Esq. , NPT’s General Counsel, will deliver an Enterprise Risk Management master class. Learn more and register here.


October 1, 2019
Frank Hirth PLC | Tax Planning for Charitable Giving 
London, UK

John Canady, NPT UK’s Chief Executive Officer, will discuss tax-efficient charitable giving for US/UK-connected taxpayers. Register here to attend.


September 4, 2019
Universities Australia | Marketing, Communications and Development Conference
Sydney, Australia

Trina L. Middleton, NPT’s Director, Premier Donor Services, will discuss “Dialing up the diaspora: Building lifelong links with your alumni and engaging them at each stage of their lives.” Register here to attend.


June 20, 2019
CFA Society Philadelphia | 10th Annual Endowment, Foundation and Philanthropy Conference
Philadelphia, PA

Andrew Hastings, NPT’s Chief Development Officer, will be a panelist at this all-day conference for the investment community. The panel is entitled Unlocking Donors Dollars for Social Purposes. Register here to attend.


June 10, 2019
Catalyst Center for Nonprofit Management | Nonprofit University 2019
Newtown, PA

Eileen Heisman, NPT’s President and CEO, will deliver the keynote at this full day conference for nonprofit professionals. Register here to attend.


June 4, 2019
IILWG and the Grunin Center for Law and Social Entrepreneurship | Annual Conference on Legal Issues in Social Entrepreneurship and Impact Investing
New York, NY

Gil Nusbaum, NPT’s General Counsel, will serve on the panel entitled Leveraging Donor-Advised Funds for Impact Investments. The panel will address opportunities and challenges for using DAFs for impact investing.


June 4-5, 2019
Social Impact Exchange and Morgan Stanley | The Exchange 2019
New York, NY

Members of NPT’s staff will attend this year’s conference, titled “Shaping the Future: Philanthropy as Change Capital.” Learn more and register here. NOTE: NPT can offer a 50% registration discount for interested parties. Please contact Erin Hoyes at for more details.


May 30, 2019
Women in Nonprofit Leadership | 2019 Annual Conference
Philadelphia, PA

Eileen Heisman, NPT’s President and CEO, will be a panelist at WINPL’s 2019 Women in Nonprofit Leadership Conference. The panel will discuss fundraising strategies, including maximizing the use of donor-advised funds. Register here to attend.


May 23, 2019
CASE | 2019 Annual Conference for Corporate and Foundation Relations Officers
Washington, DC

Andrew Hastings, NPT’s Chief Development Officer, will be a panelist at this annual event for university fundraising professionals. Along with  representatives from other donor-advised fund sponsors, the panel will discuss how colleges and universities can work with DAFs. CASE members can register here.


May 22, 2019
Pennsylvania Bar Institute | 2019 Nonprofit Institute
Philadelphia, PA

Gil Nusbaum, NPT’s Legal Counsel, will serve as a member of PBI’s 2019 Nonprofit Institute faculty. Gil’s session is “Giving is Good: How the right philanthropic vehicle can maximize charitable support and minimize tax liability.” PBI members can register here.


If you’re interested in inviting one of our experts to speak at your event, please contact Arielle Brousse, Marketing Manager at