CMF (Cause Marketing Forum) Conference 2011

Jun 1-3, 2011 in Chicago, IL (United States)

Opportunities. Challenges. Solutions.

The 9th Annual CMF Conference will be taking place in Chicago, IL on June-1-3, 2011 at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Chicago.

Each spring the CMF conference attracts hundreds of nonprofit and business executives from across the country and around the world to learn, network, and recognize the previous year’s best work at the Cause Marketing Halo Awards.

CMF 2011 highlights:
-Practical lessons learned from cause marketing professionals from eBay,, Walmart, Share Our Strength, Microsoft-Bing and many, many more
-NEW! Halo Spotlights - Short but powerful presentations from several Cause Marketing Halo Award Winners sharing lessons learned from their award winning campaigns
-Powerful Discussions: Dozens of intimate roundtables - led by corporate and nonprofit pros - to promote learning and networking
-Skill-building sessions on legal issues, delicate communications, relationship development and social media
-Workshops - Cause Marketing 101 for Business and Cause
-Marketing 101 for Nonprofits, Hospital Corporate Development Summit, Nonprofit Corporate Development Leadership Summit
-NEW! Cause Marketing 202 for Nonprofits
-The Cause Marketing Halo Awards, The Cause Marketing Film Festival Dinner

Whether you are a CM beginner or veteran working for a business or a nonprofit organiztion, CMF has developed special programming to help attendees leave Chicago with insights that will help them advance in 2011 and beyond.

Event Location

Hyatt Regency Chicago

151 E Wacker Dr.

Chicago, IL 60601

United States

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Additional Info

Cause Marketing Forum, Inc. is a business organization that was founded in 2002 with the goal of increasing the number of successful company/cause alliances by providing business and nonprofit executives with the practical information and connections they need to succeed.

Communications, marketing and advertising executives from both business and nonprofit organizations.

CMF Conference 2011 will feature Cause Marketing masters from ebay,, Levi’s, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Microsoft, Share Our Strength,, State Farm, Walmart and many more.

CMF Conference 2011 Schedule:

Cause Marketing 101 for Business
Wednesday, June 1, 10:30 am to 4:30 pm

Cause Marketing 101 for Nonprofits
Wednesday, June 1, 10:30 am to 4:30 pm

Hospital Corporate Development Summit
Wednesday, June 1, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Nonprofit Corporate Development Leadership Summit
Friday, June 3, 8:00 am to 2:00 pm

NEW Cause Marketing 202 for Nonprofits
Friday, June 3, 8:00 am to 2:00 pm

CMF conference and workshops are now eligible for CFRE credit:

Full participation in Cause Marketing Forum Conference is applicable for 15.75 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or recertification.


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