Leadership and Innovation 2023

Online Conference

Influence. Elevate. Transform.

Streaming Now: Through October 1, 2023
Pricing: $189 Per Person
Hours of Content
PMI® PDUs Available​
Free On-Demand Courses​
Days On-Demand

You are the power. You are the change. You are the leader.

At IIL’s Leadership and Innovation 2023 Online Conference, you’ll discover the critical tools to enhance your leadership skills, master innovative techniques, and thrive in an ever-changing business world.

Keynote Presenters


A Leader’s Guide to Work
in an Age of Upheaval
Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., Leadership and Innovation 2023 Online Conference Keynote Presenter

Johnny C. Taylor, Jr.,

President & CEO
Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Inclusive Leadership:

Building Great Companies
on Purpose

James D. White

Former CEO of Jamba, Inc., Board Chair, Author and Speaker

Krista White

Writer and Founder of
Kiki For The FutureTM

Bob Safian

Presentation Moderator
Host, Masters of Scale:
Rapid Response

The Earned Life:

A Fireside Chat with
Marshall Goldsmith

Dr. Marshall Goldsmith 

Author of What Got You Here Won’t Get You There and The Earned Life

Cyndi Snyder Dionisio

Project, Program and Portfolio Management Lead, International Institute for Learning (IIL)

If People Can't Grow,
They'll Go:

How to Attract and
Retain Top Talent

Nelly Wilson

Data & Analytics
Cloud Consultant, Google

What Does Future-Ready Leadership Look Like in the Context of Artificial Intelligence?

Dr. Elissa Farrow

Dr. Elissa Farrow

Sr. Trainer and Consultant,
International Institute for Learning (IIL)

Grand Finale

The Great
East River Bridge

The Budapest
Scoring Company

On-Demand Presentations

Stepping Out of Fear Into Confidence in All Stages of Life

Jennifer Watson

Speaker, Visionary, Entrepreneur,
Leadership Coach

You Own It! Taking Responsibility to Lead at Every Level

Barry Moline

BJM Solutions

Why Great Leadership is About Understanding Yourself & Others

Maria Ebro Andreasen 

Head of People & Culture
Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies, Holly Springs


Fostering a Crucial Characteristic for High-Functioning Teams

Michael Klein

Senior Director, Portfolio Management & Operations Planning, Mayo Clinic


How to Master the Skill of the Century

Nir Eyal

Author of Hooked and Indistractable,

CHANGE Traits™:

Research-Backed Skills for Effective and Inspired Leadership Through Change
Elaina Carpino

Elaina Carpino

Chief Operating Officer, Change Enthusiasm Global

Rebel Leadership:

How to Thrive in Uncertain Times

Larry Robertson

Innovation Strategy Advisor,
Lighthouse Consulting

Leading with Human Values in the Age of Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Monica Lopez, Leadership and Innovation 2023 Presenter

Monica Lopez, PhD

Founder, CEO, Cognitive Insights for Artificial Intelligence

Values-Driven Decision Making


Position your Ideas in a Busy World

Deepak Bansal 

Founder & CEO
Meaning Quotient – MQ Learning

Leading with the Frontal Lobe:

Strategies to Harness Your Mental Energy to Fuel Innovation

Julie Fratantoni, PhD

Head of Operations, The BrainHealth Project, The University of Texas at Dallas

Green Skills Crisis?

Filling the Green Skills Talent Gap
Thomas Loughlin, , Leadership and Innovation 2023 Presenter

Thomas Loughlin

Executive Director,
Engineers for a
Sustainable World

The Microstress Effect

Karen Dillon

Former Editor of Harvard Business Review and New York Times Best-Selling Author

Leadership 5.0:

The Integrative Leadership Requirements for the 21st Century

Mark Engelhardt

International Institute for Learning (IIL)

Back by Popular Demand

Kaizen for Your Brain:

High-Performance Brain Training is Real

Stephen White

Chief Operating Officer,
Center for BrainHealth, The University of Texas at Dallas

Hybrid Work Management:

A Four-Part Framework for Building and Leading a Hybrid Team in the New Workplace

Hassan Osman

PMO Director & Author, Cisco Systems

Two Free Online Courses

Intercultural Competence

Jacqueline Dennis

International Institute for Learning (IIL)

Manager as Coach

Ed Lively, Leadership and Innovation 2023 free course

Ed Lively

Sr. Consultant and Trainer, International Institute for Learning (IIL)

Expert Insights

Attend engaging keynotes and presentations from thought leaders and industry experts

Convenience and Flexibility

Log in March 2 through October 1, on your own schedule, via your computer or mobile device

Networking Opportunities

Connect with attendees in the Networking Lounge, and meet sponsors in the Exhibit Hall

Less Stress, Same Benefits

All the benefits of an in-person event without the high travel costs and time away from work or home

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"The best series of speakers and topics ever! I found it to be most capturing of my attention, uplifting, and motivating. Thank you!"

- Kim Hernandez
Project Manager at Citi

“IIL does a great job putting together these events several times a year. The reasonable price, the opportunities for additional training, and the ability to review the sessions for a few months afterwards make this an event I always find time to attend.”

- Jerry Schafetz
Director at Sodexo

“This conference is my favorite of all of them offered in the industry. I find it to be very reasonably priced and full of added value. Thank you!”

- Karen Iannucci
Project Manager,

"IIL is the leader in Global training for the topics that are current in today's every changing world"

- Nickolas Sibley
Director of Agile,
Makpar Corporation

“Excellent information and insights that can be immediately leveraged in our constantly changing environment.”

- Sheila Mullen
Transformative Project Manager,

“I am very glad I had the opportunity to hear each of the keynote speakers today. The insight that they shared is invaluable to my growth as a leader”

- Lorraine Allgeyer
Director at Vericast

"Solid production, solid speakers, solid material. Arguably the most well put-together series that I have ever seen assembled in one grouping, ever."

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