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Our November 2020 Virtual Conference website is now live! Click here to learn more about "Redefining Volunteerism: Dismantling Inequities" on November 16-18!

MAVA Volunteer Engagement Leadership Conference 2020

(Virtual June 3-5 / In-person November 11-13, 2020)

Connecting People: Inspiring Action*
Virtual Conference (due to COVID-19)

June 3 - 5, 2020
9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

In-person conference is planned for November 11-13, 2020. 
Register now and get both conferences for the price of the in-person conference!

* MAVA Professional Development Events can be counted for CVA Renewal and will be helpful for those obtaining their CVA.

Join Volunteer Engagement Leaders from all over Minnesota (and elsewhere) as we learn new skills, connect and redefine volunteerism


MAVA Conference at a Glance

Workshop Themes

Foundational Skills

Expand your personal toolbox at work through skills-based sessions that focus on the everyday logistics of volunteer management.

Re-Defining Volunteerism
Explore the current data and research, diversity, and the ever-changing landscape of the volunteer world.

Professional Advancement
Enhance your professional persona in the workplace through career networking, elevating the profession, and getting a seat 
at the decision-making table.
Conference Schedule
Each day will feature a unique plenary featuring:
Conference Day 1: Re-Defining Volunteerism Plenary with Jermaine Davis
Conference Day 2: Professional Advancement Plenary with Rob Jackson
Conference Day 3: Foundational Skills Plenary with Kirsten Hoaby

Check Out Virtual Conference Schedule by Clicking this Link

2020 Virtual Conference Speaker Bios

Featured Speakers


Jermaine Davis

Plenary on June 3, 2020
Leading with an Inclusive Lens
Rob Jackson

Plenary on June 4, 2020

How to Develop as a Volunteer Manager

Conference Registration
Rates and Options 

Due to COVID-19 concerns, the in-person conference will be rescheduled to Fall of 2020.
A Virtual Conference is offered on the original dates of June 3-5, 2020 to whet your appetite for the content to be presented in the fall.
Register now as a MAVA Member and get both (virtual and in-person) conferences for the price of the in-person conference.

MAVA Members All Conference One Day Only  Virtual Only
5/16/2020 thru 6/1/2020
$350 $150 $225 
6/2/2020 thru event
$400 $200 $250

SPECIAL OFFER FOR NON-MEMBERS: Includes one-year MAVA Membership

3-Day Price 1-Day Price  N/A
5/16/2020 thru 6/1/2020
$425 $225  N/A
6/2/2020 thru event
$475 $275  N/A
Non-MAVA Members
One-year MAVA Membership NOT included
    Virtual Only 
5/16/2020 thru 6/1/2020
N/A  N/A   $325
6/2/2020 thru event
N/A  N/A   $350
Non-MAVA Members 3-Day Price 1-Day Price  Virtual Only
Guest Rate $600