The fifth annual American Express Leadership Academy Global Alumni Summit was held in Washington, DC, on April 1 - 2, 2019. The Summit brought together 80 emerging social purpose leaders with representatives from the American Express Leadership Academy partners for continued professional development, relationship-building and collaboration.
This year's Summit featured a special livestream conversation, Engaging All: Strategies for Thriving in Complexity, featuring Bill Drayton, founder and CEO of Ashoka in conversation with Stacy Palmer, editor of The Chronicle of Philanthropy. The world around us is becoming more complex. Understanding this complexity is especially relevant when trying to solve social problems. Bill shared his extensive experience in the social sector, and discussed strategies for engaging various stakeholders to thrive in our complex society.
#amexleads livestream April 1, 3:30pm ET Engaging All: Strategies for Thriving in Complexity,
featuring Bill Drayton of @Ashoka and Stacy Palmer of @philanthropy. |
Learn more and register: bit.ly/AELAalum19
The annual American Express Leadership Academy Global Alumni Summit is presented in partnership with Atlas Corps, a nonprofit organization focused on developing leaders, strengthening organizations and promoting innovation through an overseas fellowship for skilled professionals. Since 2006, Atlas Corps has engaged more than 700 global leaders from 93 countries in long-term service at more than 250 Host Organizations in the United States, Colombia, Australia and Malaysia. More details at www.atlascorps.org.
About the American Express Leadership Academy
The American Express Leadership Academy was founded in 2008 in partnership
with the Center for Creative Leadership. To date, we have
hosted over 130 Leadership Academy sessions training more than 4,300 social purpose leaders.
The American Express Leadership Academy includes 12 partners
that together run 22 programs around the globe, providing customized
training to transform organizations and diversify the current landscape
of nonprofit leaders. Click on a partner below to learn more.