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Conference Agenda

Detailed Concurrent Session Program

All plenary and concurrent sessions take place at PBCCC. Some pre- and post-conference workshops and special events occur at offsite locations around West Palm Beach.

Program Book

* Please note that the agenda and concurrent session program are subject to change. All conference events take place at the Palm Beach Country Convention Center (PBCCC) unless otherwise noted.

TUESDAY - 23 OCTOBER
14:00 - 19:00 ILA Volunteer Office OPEN PBCCC - Show Manager A
14:00 - 19:00 ILA Check-In and Help Desk OPEN PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A Registration

WEDNESDAY - 24 OCTOBER
06:00 - 17:00

The Silent Space Room

Bring your own mat or cushion and recenter yourself. Honor the space by remaining silent as you engage in your personal practice of meditation, reflection, prayer, yoga, etc.

Hilton West Palm Beach - Sapodilla
08:00 - 18:30 ILA Check-In and Help Desk OPEN PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A Registration
08:00 - 18:00 ILA Volunteer Office OPEN PBCCC - Show Manager A
Pre-Conference Events (Click Each Title for Details)
FULL DAY
Ticketed Event
09:00 – 16:00
An Invitation to Practice: Finding Authentic Leadership in the Moment PBCCC - 2F & Offsite in the afternoon
FULL DAY
09:00 – 16:00
Using the Cognitive Leadership Model to Facilitate Leadership Development in Culturally Diverse Environments
Thank you to Indiana Tech – Ph.D. Program in Global Leadership for being a Bronze Sponsor & Sponsoring this event!
PBCCC - 2E
FULL DAY
09:00 – 16:00
ILA Doctoral Consortium
Thank you to the Center for Values - Driven Leadership at Benedictine University for being a Bronze Sponsor & sponsoring this event!
PBCCC - 1D
FULL DAY
Ticketed Event
09:00 – 16:00
Wisdom in the Waves: Surfing and the Art of Leadership
SOLD OUT - EMAIL Conferences@ila-net.org to be added to the waitlist.
Meet at PBCCC Off-Site Departure Zone (Registration Area)
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
09:00 – 12:00
Applying the Integrated Capacious Model of Leadership Identities Construction as an Assessment Tool and Program Design Template PBCCC - 2A
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
09:00 – 12:00
Eliciting the True Self: A Personal Constructs Approach to Developing Authentic Leaders PBCCC - 1C
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
09:00 – 12:00
If Someone Says They Have A Bunny in Their Hands, Believe Them: The "Yes, And" of Authentic Leader Mindset PBCCC - 2B
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
09:00 – 12:00
Don't Fight Mother Nature—Or Your Own
PBCCC - 1B
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
13:00 – 16:00
Giving Voice to Values: Learning to Act on your Values
Thank you to The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute for being a Bronze Sponsor & sponsoring this event!
PBCCC - 1C
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
13:00 – 16:00
Kick Some Glass! Women Succeed at Work on Their Own Terms
Thank you to The College of Saint Rose for being a Bronze Sponsor & sponsoring this event!
PBCCC - 2A
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
13:00 – 16:00
Leading Public Policy Change through Women and Leadership Research
Thank you to The Jepson School of Leadership Studies for being a Bronze Sponsor & sponsoring this event!
PBCCC - 2B
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
13:00 – 16:00
The Authenticity Vibe: An Embodied Journey from Individual to Collective Connections PBCCC - 1B
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
13:00 – 16:00
Worker Well-Being in the Core Business
Thank you to MacArthur School of Leadership – Palm Beach Atlantic University for being a Platinum Sponsor & being a sponsor for this event!
Meet at PBCCC Off-Site Departure Zone (Registration Area) Then to The Breakers Palm Beach
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON & EVENING EVENTS
19:30 - 21:00 Student Case Competition - Poster Session PBCCC - Ballroom C
16:30 – 18:00 ILA Annual Membership Meeting PBCCC - Ballroom A
18:30 – 19:30 Appreciation Reception (By Invitation Only for Sponsors, Community Leaders, Program Committee Volunteers, Board of Directors) By Invitation Only
THURSDAY - 25 OCTOBER
06:00 - 17:00

The Silent Space Room

Bring your own mat or cushion and recenter yourself. Honor the space by remaining silent as you engage in your personal practice of meditation, reflection, prayer, yoga, etc.

Hilton West Palm Beach - Sapodilla
07:30 – 19:00 ILA Volunteer Office OPEN
PBCCC - Show Manager A
07:30 – 19:30 ILA Check-In and Help Desk OPEN PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A Registration
08:00 - 08:45 Morning Coffee and Tea PBCCC- Exhibit Hall A
08:00 - 18:15 Exhibit Area Open PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
08:00 - 08:45 Member Community Meetings PBCCC - Various Rooms
09:00 - 10:15 Opening Plenary with Donna Ladkin PBCCC - Grand Ballroom
10:15 – 10:45 Coffee Break PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
10:45 – 12:00 Concurrent Session 1
PBCCC - Various Rooms
12:15 – 13:15 Concurrent Session 2 PBCCC - Various Rooms
13:15 – 14:30 Luncheon Concession Stand PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
Ticketed Event
13:30 – 14:45
Leadership Education Member Interest Group Luncheon
Thank you to SAGE Publishing for being a Silver Sponsor & being a sponsor for this event!
PBCCC - Grand Ballroom Prefunction
Ticketed Event
13:30 – 14:45
The Arts & Leadership Learning Community Luncheon PBCCC - 2C
15:00 – 16:30 Concurrent Session 3 PBCCC - Various Rooms
16:45-17:15 Coffee Break in Exhibit Area PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
16:45 – 18:15 Interactive Roundtable Discussions PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
16:45 – 17:45 10th Annual Emerging Scholars Research Consortium
Open to pre-selected participating Jr. & Sr. scholars only
Thank you to the Academic Leadership Center for being a Silver Sponsor & and being a sponsor for this event!
PBCCC - Ballroom C
18:00 Empowering Leadership at Every Level by Roar People LLC - Hosted Reception PBCCC - 1G
18:00 The C. Charles Jackson Foundation & Charlie Life & Leadership Academy - Hosted Reception PBCCC - 1H
18:00 College Student Leadership Educators by LeaderShape - Hosted Reception PBCCC - 1I
18:00 Antioch University Graduate School of Leadership and Change - Hosted Reception PBCCC - 1L
18:00 Student Development Networking Reception by The National Society of Leadership and Success - Hosted Reception PBCCC - 1K
Ticketed Event
19:00
Deans, Directors, and Chairs Networking Dinner Hullabaloo
Ticketed Event
19:30
Public Leadership Networking Dinner
Grandview Market
Ticketed Event
19:30
Latin Leadership Global Scholars Dinner
The Blind Monk
Ticketed Event
19:30
Youth Leadership Networking Dinner
Mojito Latin Cuisine and Bar
Ticketed Event
20:00
Philosophy, Religion, and Worldviews Networking Dinner
Pistache French Bistro
FRIDAY - 26 OCTOBER
06:00 - 17:00

The Silent Space Room

Bring your own mat or cushion and recenter yourself. Honor the space by remaining silent as you engage in your personal practice of meditation, reflection, prayer, yoga, etc.

Hilton West Palm Beach - Sapodilla
08:00 - 08:45 Member Community Meetings PBCCC - Various Rooms
08:00 - 19:00 ILA Volunteer Office OPEN PBCCC - Show Manager A
08:00 - 19:30 ILA Check-In and Help Desk OPEN PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A Registration
08:00 – 19:30 Exhibit Area Open 
PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
08:00 – 08:45 Morning Coffee and Tea PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
09:00 – 10:15 Friday Plenary With Caroline Kisia PBCCC - Grand Ballroom
10:15 – 10:30 Coffee and Beverage Break PBCCC - Grand Ballroom Prefunction
10:30 – 11:45 Concurrent Session 4 PBCCC - Various Rooms
12:00 – 13:00 Concurrent Session 5 PBCCC - Various Rooms
13:00 - 14:30 Luncheon Concession Stand PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
Ticketed Event
13:15 - 14:30
The Ninth Annual Women and Leadership Affinity Group Luncheon
Thank you to Magnetrol for being a Silver Sponsor & being a sponsor for this event!
PBCCC - Grand Ballroom Prefunction
Ticketed Event
13:15 - 14:30
Sustainability Learning Community Luncheon
Thank you to TELFER School of Management, uOttawa for being a Silver Sponsor & being a sponsor for this event!
PBCCC - 2B
14:45 - 15:45 Concurrent Session 6 PBCCC - Various Rooms
16:00 - 17:30 Concurrent Session 7 PBCCC - Various Rooms
18:00 – 19:30 Poster SessionPBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
18:00 – 19:30 Author Meet and Greet Reception
Thank you to Palm Beach Atlantic University for being a Platinum Sponsor & sponsoring this event!
PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
18:00 – 19:30 Lifetime Achievement Awardee and Keynote Meet & GreetPBCCC - Exhibit Hall A
18:30 – 19:45 12th Annual Student Case Competition - Final Presentations
PBCCC - 1H (Grad)
PBCCC - 1J (Uundergrad)
Friday Night Social Event (Click Title for Details)
20:00 – 21:30 Orchestral Experience - Boléro: Behind the Baton
Ticketed Event - Includes Dessert and Beverage Buffet
PBCCC - Grand Ballroom Prefunction

SATURDAY - 27 OCTOBER
06:00 - 12:00

The Silent Space Room

Bring your own mat or cushion and recenter yourself. Honor the space by remaining silent as you engage in your personal practice of meditation, reflection, prayer, yoga, etc.

Hilton West Palm Beach - Sapodilla
08:00 - 08:45 Member Community Meetings PBCCC - Various Rooms
08:00 - 13:00 ILA Volunteer Office OPEN PBCCC - Show Manager A
08:00 - 14:30 ILA Check-In and Help Desk OPEN PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A Registration
08:00 – 08:45 Morning Coffee and Tea PBCCC - Exhibit Hall A Registration
09:00 – 10:30 Concurrent Session 8 PBCCC - Various Rooms
10:45 – 11:45 Concurrent Session 9 PBCCC - Various Rooms
11:45 – 12:15 Coffee Break With Refreshments PBCCC - Grand Ballroom Prefunction
12:15 - 13:30 Closing Plenary with Barbara Kellerman PBCCC - Grand Ballroom
Post-Conference Events (Click Each Title for Details)
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
14:00 – 17:00
Cultivating a Mentoring Mindset for Progressive Leadership Development PBCCC - 1F
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
14:00 – 17:00
The Negro Spirituals as Leader: Exploring Art, Artistry, and Archetypes PBCCC 1L
HALF DAY
Ticketed Event
14:00 – 17:00
The Path to Peace is as Easy as Riding a Bike Meet at PBCCC Off-Site Departure Zone (Registration Area)
Saturday Night Social Events (Click Each Title for Details)
Ticketed Event
20:00 – 22:00
Bowling at Revolutions Revolutions
Ticketed Event
20:00 – 22:00
Uptown Art West Palm Uptown Art