What to expect at ECF 

eCampaigning Forum Europe consists of two parts this year. ECF Trainings feature experts from all over the world.

ECF Europe takes place in a cosy Berlin venue and has a focus on connecting, sharing and learning together.

ECF Trainings

5 October 201610:00 - 17:00 Ufafabrik BerlinPricing between € 375 - € 475

Learn from our experts at a full day of intensive training.

ECF Europe

6-7 October 201609:00 - 19:30 Ufafabrik BerlinLate rate ticket: € 430 available until September 28th

ECF is a 2-day event for eCampaigners and fundraisers to come together to connect, share, learn.

Most of the agenda is shaped around you, as participants set the topics of the Open Space sessions together. Are you wondering how testing could make your email list work harder, how you can make your campaign target really notice your campaign, or how the latest technology can help you reach new donors? Whatever your questions, the ECF is a fantastic opportunity to answer them, together with skilled practitioners from across Europe.

It’s also a great chance to hear new and exciting ideas that could boost your campaigning and fundraising impact. There will also be two keynote speakers to inspire ideas and discussion.

Keynote speakers

What participants say about the event


on Tuesday, October 4th

09:30-16:30 Fundcamp Seminarroom

The agenda

on Thursday, October 6th

08:00-09:00 Morning run / walk / activity Outside
08:00-09:00 Breakfast (included in the event fee) Foyer
09:00-09:15 Welcome: grab your name tag and say hello!You also might want to grab a cup of coffee or tea Seminarroom
09:15-09:50 Orsolya Jeney (HU)Life Without Borders – give refugees a chance Seminarroom
09:50-10:30 Gabe Winn (UK)What can we learn from Brexit? Seminarroom
10:30-11:00 Introduction to ECF EuropeIntroduction to the ECF and how it all works Seminarroom
11:00-11:30 Break Foyer
11:30-12:00 Open Space Agenda Setting Seminarroom
12:00-13:00 Open Space Session A Various rooms
13:00-14:00 Lunch (included in the event fee)All food will be vegan. Mahlzeit! Foyer
14:00-15:00 Guided tourGet to know the ufaFabrik. Outdoors
15:00-16:15 Open Space Session BYes, even more open space. Various rooms
16:15-16:30 BreakCoffee and cake! Foyer
16:30-17:30 Open Space Session C Various rooms
17:30-18:30 Recap Open Space Day 1 Seminarroom
18:30-19:30 Indulge Free time to relax!  
19:30 Dinner (included in the event fee)Choose between vegan and vegetarian. Bon appetit! Foyer
21:00 BarJoin in for a drink or two! Bar

The agenda

on Friday, October 7th

08:00-09:00 Morning run / walk / activity Outside
08:00-09:00 Breakfast (included in the event fee) Foyer
09:00-09:45 Ignite talksInspired by the popular Ignite events (slogan ‘Enlighten us, but make it quick!’), these quick-fire, energising talks are limited to just 7 minutes each.

Please contact us if you have an idea for an ignite talk!

09:45-10:15 Day 2 Agenda Setting Seminarroom
10:15-11:15 Open Space Session DWhat? even more Open Sessions? Indeed - click here to find out why. Various rooms
11:15-11:30 Break Foyer
10:30-12:30 Open Space Session E Various rooms
12:30-13:30 Lunch (included in the event fee)Choose between vegan and vegetarian. Poftă bună! Foyer
13:30-14:30 Reflection WalksEnjoy the surroundings
14:30-15:30 Teach-Ins

Please contact us if you have an idea for a teach-in!

  • Duane Raymond: Email Welcome Series

Various rooms
15:30-16:00 BreakCoffee and cake! Foyer
16:00-17:00 ECF Europe Closing SessionSay good-bye to everyone. Seminarroom
18:30 After event dinnerBring the day to a close with everyone who wants to stay for dinner (not included in event fee though). Juten Appetit wa! Restaurant
21:00 BarHave drinks and lively discussions with those who are staying another night. Bar

Want to know what happened at last year's event? You can find the agenda here.