The Center periodically hosts or co-sponsors conferences and events designed to spark new thinking about leadership and offer opportunities to network and engage with other thought-leaders. CCL also provides speakers to key events in the leadership development field.

Americas: Upcoming Events

The Conference Board:  Leadership Development Conference

May 4-5, 2017
New York, NY

June 8-9, 2017
Chicago, IL

+1 212 339 0345


The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL) is collaborating with The Conference Board on the 23rd Annual Leadership Development Conference which will be held in New York City on May 4-5, 2017, in New York and June 8-9, 2017, in Chicago. CCL staff member Bill Gentry will moderate a panel discussion on First-time Leaders.  This conference is for executives charged with leadership development, talent management, human resources, organizational effectiveness, learning and development, succession management and engagement. Line leaders and C-suite executives will also benefit from learning how to identify, develop and coach their future leaders.

As an associate of CCL, you may receive a $600 discount by using a discount code (CC1) during registration. For more information and to register, please contact The Conference Board at +1 212 339 0345 or visit here.

ATD International Conference & Exposition

May 21-24, 2017
Atlanta, GA


The Center for Creative Leadership will once again have a presence at the upcoming Association for Talent Development (ATD) Conference, the largest event in the training and development field.  This conference brings together more than 10,000 attendees from 80 countries, 400 Exhibitors, and offers more than 300 Educational Sessions.  CCL will have an exhibit in the Expo area, offer multiple In-Booth sessions on various topics, and present our latest research and insights.  In addition, we will partner with our client, Walmart, to deliver a solutions session on Advancing Global Leadership Using the Walmart People Strategy.  Don’t miss this exciting event!

SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition

June 19-22, 2017
New Orleans, LA


CCL will showcase our newest research, programs and leadership solutions at this annual conference and exposition for HR Professionals.  And don’t miss CCL Senior Faculty Mike Mitchell who will present a concurrent session on The Innovator: The Employee You Most Need. The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 260,000 members in over 140 countries, the Society serves the needs of HR professionals and advances the interests of the HR profession.