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Fifth Annual Key Executive Leadership Conference

The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING THE FIFTH ANNUAL KEY EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE!

The Key Executive Leadership Programs would like to thank our speakers and attendees for once again making this year's conference a success. We hope you enjoyed yourself and came away with valuable information and techniques you can implement in the office.

We look forward to seeing you and others next year.

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2014 Conference Schedule

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8:00am - 8:40am  

Registration and Continental Breakfast

     
8:40am - 8:50am   Welcome and Opening Remarks
   

Robert Tobias, Director
American University, Key Executive Leadership Programs

     
8:50am - 9:00am   Introduction of Daniel Pink
     
9:00am - 10:15am   Keynote Address: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
   

Daniel Pink, New York Times and Wall Street Journal Bestselling Author

     
10:15am - 10:30am

Break



10:30am - 10:50am   Plenary Address: Common Decency and Trust - The Key to Intrinsic Motivation
   

Donald Zauderer, Associate Professor Emeritus
American University, Key Executive Leadership Programs

     
11:00am - 12:15pm   Concurrent Sessions: From Principle to Practice
     


Session A: Desire for Respect
Jeri Darling, President
Darling Global LLC



Session B: Desire for Fairness
Donald Zauderer, Associate Professor Emeritus
American University, Key Executive Leadership Programs



Session C: The Desire for Inclusion
Anne Ferrante, Ph.D., Director
American University, Graduate Programs



Session D: The Desire for Autonomy
Meredith Persily-Lamel, Adjunct Professor
American University, Key Executive Leadership Programs



Session E: The Desire for Mastery
Ilona Birenbaum, Co-Founder
The Wynhurst Group



Session F: The Desire for Purpose
Matt Minahan, President
MM & Associates

12:15pm - 1:30pm   Networking Luncheon & Welcome Remarks
   

Barbara Romzek, Dean
American University, School of Public Affairs

     
1:45pm - 3:00pm

Discussion: Making It Happen



3:00pm - 3:15pm

Break



3:15pm - 4:30pm   Closing Keynote: Leveraging Our Collective Wisdom
   

Russ Gaskins, President
CoCreative Consulting

Cliff Kayser, Owner/Partner
Polarity Partnerships, LLC

     
4:30pm - 4:35pm   Conference Wrap-Up


Patrick Malone, Ph.D., Executive-In-Residence
American University, Key Executive Leadership Programs

     
4:35pm - 6:30pm   Networking Reception


Save the Date

The Sixth Annual Key Executive Leadership Conference will take place on May 13, 2015.