Leadership Engagement & Discovery (LEAD) Conference

Investing to Change the World by 2050

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  • What: 2018 Leadership Engagement and Discovery (LEAD) Conference: Investing to Change the World by 2050
  • Who: Anyone interested in understanding, researching, measuring, or learning more about the quickly changing landscape of funding social impact businesses and building sustainable organizations
  • When:
    • Thursday, February 08, 1 p.m.-5:30 p.m. (reception and dinner following)
    • Friday, February 09, 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
  • Where: The Alexander, downtown Indianapolis
  • Cost:
    • Regular rate: $295 for all conference sessions and meals
    • Student rate: $45 for conference sessions only; no meals are included

Our 2018 featured speaker will be renowned financier and philanthropist, David M. Rubenstein.

Panels and presentations by leading experts including:

  • Kristian Andersen, High Alpha
  • Tony Armstrong, IU Innovate Indiana Fund
  • Beth Bechdol, AgriNovus
  • Jean Case, The Case Foundation
  • David Johnson, BioCrossroads and CICP
  • Julie Manning Magid, Kelley School of Business
  • Elizabeth McCluskey, Impact Engine
  • Holly McKiernan, Lumina Foundation
  • Jill Newbold, Investors' Circle
  • Una Osili, Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
  • Phil Powell, Kelley School of Business
  • Sonal Shah, Beeck Center at Georgetown University

Academic Sponsors

Get a fresh perspective on leadership at the 2018 Leadership Engagement and Discovery (LEAD) Conference, February 8-9.