Past Meetup

Technology Upgrade 101: Integrating New Tech into Existing NonProfits

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39 people went

Price: CA$5.00 /per person
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Is your organization’s technology in need of upgrading?

Are you worried about choosing the right technology, managing change and getting buy-in from employees?

Are you interested in learning best practices around how to integrate new technologies into existing organizations?

This panel of experts in technology integration and change management will answer questions and recount real life experiences around tech integration.

Suggested donation: $5.

5:30-6:00: Doors open. schmoozing, coffee, and snacks
6:00-6:05: NetSquared welcome and program updates
6:05-7:05: Panel discussion
7:05-7:30: Mingling, talking about next steps


Leila Day (Change Management Specialist @ Sierra Systems)

Leila Day is a Principal in the Management Consulting practice at Sierra Systems. She has more than a decade of experience on large, multi-stakeholder transformation projects performing complex stakeholder engagement, communications, business analysis, and organizational change management roles. Leila is a Prosci® certified change management practitioner and the Interim President for the Greater Victoria Chapter of the Association of Change Management Professionals.

Ami Dagan (Change Manager/Project Manager @ BC Public Service Agency)

Ami works with the BC Public Service Agency to ensure successful implementation of HR related projects. At present, Ami works on several technology projects that require collecting business requirements, fit gap analysis, and change management practices. Ami holds a Master in Business Administration from the University of Victoria as well as a Project Management Professional designation from Project Management Institute.

Lisa Mort Putland (Executive Director @ Volunteer Victoria)

Lisa joined the Volunteer Victoria team as Executive Director in June 2011. Lisa holds a B.A. in Drama and a Masters in Public Administration with a focus on non-profit management. Prior to working with VV Lisa was the Development Manager for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Victoria and spent more than 25 years working and volunteering in the museum and heritage sector.

Moderator: Lee Sentes (Director @ Development Action)

Lee Sentes works with organizations to plan for action, take advantage of change, and prove impact. He is currently the director of Development Action ( and is probably running after his four year old girl while you are reading this.

Host: Kylie Sandham