Agenda

2017 Leadership Engagement and Discovery (LEAD) Conference schedule

To obtain a PDF version of the full agenda, email tcle@iupui.edu.

Wednesday, April 19

4–6 p.m.
Early conference registration
Alexander Ballroom lobby

Thursday, April 20

8 a.m.
Conference registration
Alexander Ballroom lobby

9–11 a.m.
Negotiate to Collaborate: How to Get What You Want with CQ*
Philip Powell and Charlotte Westerhaus-Renfrow
CityWay Gallery at the Alexander Hotel

Indiana University Kelley School of Business Associate Dean Philip Powell and Professor Charlotte Westerhaus-Renfrow will kick off the Leadership Engagement and Discovery (LEAD) Conference with an interactive workshop in the CityWay Gallery. Philip Powell is associate dean of academic programs and Charlotte Westerhaus-Renfrow is clinical assistant professor of business law and management.

*Cultural Quotient (CQ) refers to the capability to relate and work effectively across cultures.

10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Barnes and Noble book fair
Alexander Ballroom lobby

11:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Lunch
Market Table (downstairs at the Alexander Hotel, next to the CityWay Gallery)

1–3 p.m.
The Art of Leadership
Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra
Hilbert Circle Theatre
A free shuttle will be available for conference attendees to travel to and from the venue

Have you ever wondered how a conductor inspires a supremely creative workforce to achieve a common vision? The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra’s Art of Leadership uses music-making as a way to explore leadership styles, thereby creating alignment and maximizing the potential of a high-talent workforce. This session includes hands-on experience, lively discussion, and interaction with professional musicians. No musical experience is necessary!

3:30–4:30 p.m.
Abstract sessions

4:45–5:45 p.m.
Abstract sessions

5:30–7:15 p.m.
Barnes and Noble book fair
Alexander Ballroom lobby

6 p.m.
Reception
Alexander Ballroom lobby

Join us for hors d’oeuvres, beverages, music, and mingling!

7 p.m.
Dinner
Alexander Ballroom

Friday, April 21

7–8:15 a.m.
Breakfast
Market Table

7 a.m.–4 p.m.
Barnes and Noble book fair
Alexander Ballroom lobby

8:30–9:30 a.m.
Plenary session
Power: Why Some People Have It and Others Don’t
Dr. Jeffrey Pfeffer
Alexander Ballroom

Jeffrey Pfeffer is the Thomas D. Dee II Professor of Organizational Behavior at Stanford University Graduate School of Business and is recognized as one of the top 25 management thinkers by Thinkers 50. He is the author or co-author of 14 books, including the finalist for the 2015 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year, Leadership BS: Fixing Workplaces and Careers One Truth at a Time, and more than 150 articles and book chapters. He writes a bimonthly column for Fortune magazine and Fortune.com. In short, he is one of the most qualified people in the world to help us make sense of the leadership challenges—and opportunities—that we face.

9:45–10:45 a.m.
Abstract sessions

11 a.m.–12 noon
Abstract sessions

12 noon–12:45p.m.
Lunch
Market Table

1–2 p.m.
Plenary session
The Leadership of All Followers
Dr. Richard Gunderman
Alexander Ballroom

Richard Gunderman is Chancellor’s Professor of Radiology, Pediatrics, Medical Education, Philosophy, Liberal Arts, Philanthropy, and Medical Humanities and Health Studies at Indiana University. He earned his A.B. Summa Cum Laude from Wabash College, M.D. and Ph.D. (Committee on Social Thought) with honors from the University of Chicago, and M.P.H. from Indiana University. He is the author of more than 600 articles and has published eight books, including We Make a Life by What We Give, Leadership in Healthcare, Achieving Excellence in Medical Education, X-ray Vision, and Essential Radiology. His latest book, We Come to Life with Those We Serve, will be published later this year.

2:15–3:15 p.m.
Abstract sessions

3:30–4:30 p.m.
Abstract sessions

4:45 p.m.
Closing remarks
Alexander Ballroom