ILA's 18th Annual Global Conference - The Dynamics of Inclusive Leadership in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Atlanta 2016 Highlights

What an amazing conference! From the pre- and post-conference deep dives to the 200+ workshops, presentations, and papers; from the opening march to and reception at the Center for Civil and Human Rights to the closing plenary by the former Prime Minister of Greece, The Dynamics of Inclusive Leadership had something for everyone. This page of highlights and resources is for those who were able to attend and those who weren't.

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To begin your exploration of the conference, please explore the links on the right or scroll down for podcasts, photos, and videos from the conference.

Conference Program Book, Handouts, & PowerPoints

View the online program book (pdf )

Search the online conference module for handouts, papers, and powerpoints uploaded by presenters. Please note that not all presenters upload material.

Plenary Talks

Cynthia Cherrey, The Melody and Cacophony of Global Leadership

Katherine Tyler Scott, Conference Weaving

Ira Chaleff, A Poem to Atlanta

 

Conference Podcasts

ILA was pleased to work with member Maureen Metcalf, host of Innovative Leaders Driving Thriving Organizations on VoiceAmerica's Business Channel, to facilitate interviews with ILA Atlanta's plenary speakers and lifetime achievement award recipients along with a selection of past and present board members and other institutional members or stakeholders of the association. This series of podcasts and accompanying blog posts have been airing from November 29, 2016 to January 31, 2017. All podcasts are available on demand or tune in Tuesdays at 11:00 Pacific Time.


Conference Photos



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We've added about 150 photos to our flickr stream from the conference opening, and more are coming soon!


Conference Plenary Videos

Please note that some of these videos are unedited and have significant amounts of dead air before and after the talks. Please fast forward as needed.

Conference Opening Parts 1 & 2 (WED. Nov. 2, 2016)

Cynthia Cherrey, ILA President & CEO; Janet Rechtman, 2016 Conference Chair; and Deborah Richardson, Executive Vice President, Center for Civil and Human Rights

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Conference Plenary Parts 1-2 (TH. Nov. 3, 2016)

Cynthia Cherrey, ILA President & CEO; Gill Robinson Hickman, 2016 ILA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner and Professor Emerita, Jepson School of Leadership Studies; and Ajay Bramdeo, African Union Ambassador to the European Union 

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Conference Plenary Parts 1-3 (FR. Nov. 4, 2016)

Ron Riggio, ILA Leadership Legacy Committee and Kravis Leadership Institute; Barbara Kellerman, 2016 ILA Lifetime Achievement Award Winner and James MacGregor Burns Lecturer in Public Leadership at Harvard Kennedy School; and Ronald Heifetz, King Hussein bin Talal Senior Lecturer in Public Leadership at Harvard Kennedy School

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Conference Plenary Parts 1-3 (Sat. Nov. 5, 2016)

Elizabeth Stork, Chair of ILA's Leadership Education Member Interest Group and Robert Morris University;
George A.Papandreou, Former Prime Minister of Greece (2009-2011); Ronald Heifetz, King Hussein bin Talal Senior Lecturer in Public Leadership at Harvard Kennedy School; Katherine Tyler Scott, ILA Board Chair and Ki ThoughtBridge; and Ira Chaleff, ILA Board Member and Executive Coaching & Consulting Associates

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