2015 Session Presentations

Thank you for participating in the WIAL-USA and Global Conference. To access session PowerPoints, please click on the link for each session. The page will be updated periodically to include missing presentations.

 

Dr. Andrew Rahaman's Opening Remarks and Daily Welcome

Dr. Andrew Rahaman, Chairman of the Board, World Institute for Action Learning - USA (WIAL-USA)

 

Using Action Learning to Drive Culture Change  

Dr. Dan Denison, Chair/Co-Founder, Denison Consulting, LLC; Professor of Management and Organization, IMD

 

Organizational Culture, Leadership and Action Learning: Putting the Ideas to Work

Dr. Dan Denison, Chair/Co-Founder, Denison Consulting, LLC; Professor of Management and Organization, IMD

 

Introduction to Action Learning – A Powerful Innovative Tool for Developing Leaders, Solving Problems, Building Teams and Transforming Organizations

Dr. Mike Marquardt, Professor of Human Resource Development and International Affairs; Program Director of the Executive Leadership Program at George Washington University

 

Thriving in an Uncertain World: Moving Beyond Crisis through Action Learning

Mary Stacey, Managing Director, Context Consulting

 

Action Learning Online

Dr. Deborah Waddill, President, Restek Consulting, LLC

 

Questions and the Brain: The Neuroscience of Action Learning

Shannon Banks, Managing Director, Be Leadership Ltd

 

Shared Leadership: The New Core Competence of High-Performing Teams

Tony Pearson, Founding partner, Leadership in International Management Ltd., (LIM)

 

Critical Thinking and Action Learning

Dr. Steve Terrell, Senior Consultant, Executive Development Associates

 

The Power Team of Action Learning + Polarity Thinking

Cliff Kayser, Vice President and Partner, Polarity Partnerships LLC; adjunct faculty at American University, George Mason University, and the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland

 

Transformation, Strategic Leadership and Action Learning

Richard Walsh, senior faculty, Center for Creative Leadership

Developing a Road Map for Transformation, Strategic Leadership and Action Learning

Richard Walsh, senior faculty, Center for Creative Leadership

 

Building Leadership Maturity thru Action Learning:  Managing Dilemmas and Shifting Mindsets

Dr. Chuck Appleby, Adjunct Faculty Member, George Washington University Human and Organizational Learning Program; Georgetown University Organizational Learning and Change Leadership Program

 

Is Action Learning Scalable?

Alexandra Walker, Senior OED Consultant, Informal Learning Strategy, Enterprise Talent Planning and Development Services; Stephanie Cosgrove, Talent Acceleration Organization Effectiveness, 

Community Banking Human Resources, Wells Fargo

 

Building Team Psychological Safety Through Action Learning

Peter Cauwelier, Managing Director, WIAL Thailand

 

The Power of Questioning and Mindsets in Action Learning;

The Practical Primacy of Questions in Action Learning;

Wharton Nano Tool

Popsy Kanagaratnam, George Washington University; Bea Carson, President, Carson Consultants, President-Elect WIAL; Kim Aubry, Executive Director, Inquiry Institute

 

Integrating Action Learning in Government Executive Leadership Development

Dr. Patrick Malone, Director, Leadership Development Program, American University;

Panel of Speakers: Aaron Edwards, Department of State, Dr. Pape Cisse, Department of Transportation, Laura Duke, Office of Management and Budget, Russell Robinson, Department of Health and Human Services

 

Promoting Action Learning and Action Learning Coaches

Tomasz Janiak, President, WIAL Poland

 

Virtual Coaching of Geographically Dispersed Teams: Role of Coach to Support Team Success  

Dr. Jacqueline Villafañe, WIAL-USA Board Director

Organization Development Practitioner and Action Learning Coach

 

Gamification: Action Learning Games as Learning (No Powerpoint Available)

Shiowjiuan Cheng, Assistant Professor, Rikkyo University, Japan