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Plenary Speakers - Leadership in Turbulent Times
Herman Van Rompuy Herman Van Rompuy
Prime Minister of Belgium (2008-2009), President of the European Council (2009-2014)
David Petraeus David Petraeus
Director of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (2011-2012)
Margaret Heffernan Margaret Heffernan
Acclaimed author of Willful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious at Our Peril
Jeroen van der Veer Jeroen van der Veer
Chief Executive of Royal Dutch Shell plc (2004-2009)

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ILA Leadership Education Academy - July 31 to August 3 ILA Intersections may be the most powerful benefit in ILA history — a gateway to an incredible resource – other ILA members. Easily accessible wherever, whenever, and however you choose, Intersections (ILA's cloud-based community platform) has been built to allow you to make those vital connections that energize your leadership work 365 days a year.

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ILA Leadership Perspectives Webinar Series

Grassroots Leadership and the Arts for Social Change book coverFeatured ILA Publication

by Susan J. Erenrich and Jon F. Wergin, Editors (April 2017, Emerald Group Publishing)

Learn more about this book and upcoming books in the series that are currently running calls for chapter proposals. Click for more information.


Interface - The Newsletter of the ILA
(27 July 2017)

Download Chapter 7, from Madness and Leadership by Savvas Papacostas. Read Interview Between Savvas Papacostas and Ted Thomas.

View the July 19th webinar recording on The Science and Practice of Becoming the Boss Everyone Wants to Work for with William Gentry

View the latest postings on the ILA Jobs Board and submit your own!

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July 31-August 3, 2017
Leadership Education Academy in Denver, Colorado, USA
August 9, 2017
Webinar: Religion, Spirituality, and Moral Disengagement with Kirk G. Mensch
Details & Registration
September 13, 2017
Webinar: Race and Social Change: A Quest, A Study, A Call To Action with Max Klau
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October 12-15, 2017
19th Annual Global Conference Leadership in Turbulent Times in Brussels, Belgium
October 24-27, 2018
20th Annual Global Conference
West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
October 24-27, 2019
21st Annual Global Conference
Ottawa, Canada
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Last updated on August 2, 2017.