Let’s talk Face to Face!

2020 the international Face2Face-Community will be back at one of the birthplaces of modern engagement of young people in fundraising. 30 years ago innovative Face2Face Fundraising was launched in Austria.

Feel the spirit of Face2Face Fundraising and join us for the
First International Face2Face Fundraising Congress
November 17th-19th 2020, Vienna – Austria

The first International Face2Face Fundraising Congress 2020 aims to provide a platform for learning, skill sharing and disruption around direct dialogue fundraising. Bringing together speakers to host interactive outcome driven sessions to enable direct dialog to develop, professionalise and address some of the issues.

A group of global fundraisers together with the Fundraising Association Austria are keen to bring together the global community for this first conference in Vienna, Austria in November 2020! For the first time Face2Face fundraisers from all over the world will meet, share experiences and discuss the future of this fundraising tool.

Call for presentations has started!

First proposal deadline: January 24th 2020

The ticket sale has started!

Early bird tickets are available for €1050.- until March 31st 2020.*

*maximum capacity of 60

First speakers confirmed

Dr. Adrian Sargeant (UK)

Dr. Adrian Sargeant (UK)

Chief Executive of The Philanthropy Centre


Hotel Novotel Wien Hauptbahnhof
Canettistrasse 6
1100 Vienna

Hotel Novotel Wien Hauptbahnhof

Canettistrasse 6

1100 Vienna


At the International Face2Face Fundraising Congress in Vienna you´ll be able to see, meet and debate with some of the world’s best forward thinkers and learn about the most successful Face2Face Fundraising programmes.

Daryl Upsall FInstF

Chief Executive, Daryl Upsall & Associates SL and Daryl Upsall Consulting International SL

Face-to-face fundraising can be a great way of initiating relationships with new supporters, but it is vital that it’s done well. At the European Fundraising Association, we are delighted to support the discussion around ethical and best practice standards at the International Face2Face Fundraising Congress.

Gosse Bosma

Former President, European Fundraising Association

You will have the chance to be inspired by the most successfull recruiting programmes and learn about the future challenges in recruiting young people as dialoguers.

Elsbeth de Ridder

International Face to Face Fundraising Manager, Save the Children International

2020 we will welcome the leading heads and faces of Face2Face Fundraising in Austria. Join us for this inspiring first time event in Austria.

Günther Lutschinger

CEO, Fundraising Association Austria

Join us for this amazing skill share and networking opportunity. For the first time in fundraising history organizations and agencies from around the world come together to discuss, disrupt, and rethink their F2F channel. A must do opportunity!

Daniel McDonnell

Global Face to Face Fundraising Specialist, UNICEF

Countdown for the First International Face2Face Fundraising Congress








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We’ll join the 1st International Fundraising Congress 2020!

  • Caritas
  • Daryl Upsall Consulting International SL
  • DialogDirect
  • formunauts
  • HSP
  • Kober GmbH
  • Médecins sans Frontières(MSF)
  • RED NOSES Clowndoctors International
  • Save the Children
  • SOS Children’s Villages
  • TNI The Network Inc.
  • wortstark
  • WWF International

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