Student Leadership Summit
Schedule Highlights from 2013 Summit:
President and CEO, Leader to Leader Institute
What will you take away from the summit and bring to your communities and campuses as the next generation of leaders?
Presentation: Major General Randal Fullhart
Director, Global Reach Programs, U.S. Air Force
Leadership Lessons from the Wizard of Oz
What might we learn about how the qualities of courage, love, and intelligence in this classic tale will enable you to grow as a leader.
Presentation: Mr. Keith Schaefer
President and CEO, BPL Global, Ltd.
The Entrepreneurial and Innovative Spirit of a Leader
Did you ever wonder how some leaders just seem to have a knack for creating and sustaining dynamic businesses, organizations, or programs? This workshop will explore the entrepreneurial and innovative spirit of leaders who naturally demonstrate the qualities needed for prosperity in an ever-changing environment.
Presentation: Ms. Cathey Brown
Founder and CEO, Rainbow Days, Inc.
The Five Most Important Questions every Organization Should Ask Itself
To help social sector organizations think through what they are doing, why they are doing it, and what they must do, we will examine the five questions Peter Drucker asked 17 years ago.
Presentation: Colonel Bernard Banks
Deputy Dept. Head, Behavioral Sciences and Leadership, U.S. Military Academy at West Point
Considerations of Multicultural Leadership in a Global Context
What must leaders be attuned to as they prepare to lead in a multicultural setting?
Presentation: Dr. Tara Cortes
Executive Director, Hartford Institute for Geriatrics and Professor in Geriatric Nursing at New York University
Creating the Culture of an Organization
Among an increasingly diverse and educated workforce, global leaders would do well to construct an organizational culture where people feel inspired to express themselves creatively and take ownership in the mission. How might one build an organization where others confidently take risks and make decisions.
Evening Activity: Gateway Clipper Riverboat
Presentation: Ms. Eva Tansky Blum
Senior Vice President of Community Affairs, PNC Bank
Philanthropy and Civic Engagement
Why is it important for both non-profit and for-profit companies to be involved in social issues and to support causes important to their communities? How does a corporation choose its philanthropic priorities? How might philanthropy be conducted with a view towards the global community?