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Diana Aviv
Diana Aviv
In her keynote address, Independent Sector CEO Diana Aviv examines trends that have been sweeping through the nonprofit and philanthropic community in recent years. In From Small Change to Sea Change: Reflections on the Power of the Sector, she explores the state of the sector and suggest ways organizations might improve their ability to deliver concrete, measurable results.
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Rapid Fire Panel
Rapid Fire Panel
Nonprofit and Foundation leaders respond to Diana Aviv's keynote address.

Rita Shimmin, Glide Foundation;
Father Larry Snyder, Catholic Charities USA;
Daniel Lemm, Native Americans in Philanthropy;
Jatrice Martel Gaiter, Volunteers of America;
Kim Meredith, Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society;
Colin Lacon, Northern California Grantmakers;
Mayur Patel, Knight Foundation;
Annie Maxwell, Skill Global Threats Fund;
and Jacob Harold, Guidestar

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Matt Miller
Matt Miller
Matt Miller, Washington Post columnist and host of NPR's Left, Right & Center, outlined what lies ahead for America now that the 2012 elections are behind us and what it means for communities and organizations that we serve.

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Game On Panel

Game On: Reality After the Rhetoric Panel
Alberto Ibarg├╝en of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation moderated a thought-provoking panel discussion on the potential impact of 2012 election outcomes with Matt Miller and Arturo Vargas from the National Association of Latino Elected Officials. 

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GameChangers Panel
GameChangers Plenary
Emmett Carson, CEO of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation moderated a top-rated panel discussion about building adaptive organizations that are able to create change that matters. 

Gary Knell, CEO, National Public Radio
Bill Shore, CEO & founder, Share Our Strength 
Patty Stonesifer, former chair of the White House Council for Community Solutions.   
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    Jeff Skoll
    Jeff Skoll
    Jeff Skoll, recipient of the 2012 John W. Gardner Leadership Award and first president of eBay, gives his acceptance speech.

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    Jeff Edmondson
    Jeff Edmondson
    Jeff Edmondson, managing director of the Strive Network and recipient of the 2012 American Express NGen Leadership Award, gives his acceptance speech.

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    Youth Speaks
    Youth Speaks
    Youth Speaks performs at the 2012 Independent Sector conference in San Francisco reflecting the impact nonprofits and foundations have in their lives and community.

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