Transnational NGO Leadership Institute 

Transnational NGO Initiative, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs &

Executive Education Program

Maxwell School, Syracuse University

October 1-6, 2017

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Sunday, October 1st

Leadership Institute Agenda Sunday, October 1st
 Times
Activities
1:00 PM- 2:00 PM

Registration

Location: Genesee Grande Hotel

2:00 PM- 3:30 PM

Welcome, Introduction & Program Overview

Margaret Hermann

Professor of Political Science, Director of Moynihan Institute of global Affairs


Tosca Bruno- van Vijfeijken

Director, Transnational NGO Initiative, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, The Maxwell School

Location: Mayflower Conference Room, Genesee Grande Firm


3:30 PM- 5:00 PM

Group Building Exercise

Catherine Gerard

Director, Program on Advancement of Research on conflict and Collaboration; Associate Director, Executive Education Programs

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

5:30 PM- 7:00 PM

Opening Reception

Nicole Kamaleson

Partner- Global Non-profit (development) Practice , Perret Laver, Executive Search Firm

Location: The Bistro, Genesee Grande Hotel

Monday, October 2nd

Leadership Institute Agenda Monday, October 2nd
 Times  Activities
8:10 AM- 8:30 AM Depart for Maxwell
9:00 AM- 9:15 AM

Program Overview and Integration

Location: 204 Maxwell Hall

9:15 AM- 10:45 AM

Scanning the Environment and Future Relevance of NGOS

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

11:00 AM- 12:00 AM

Synopsis of World Politics; Implications for NGOs

James Steinberg

Dean, Maxwell School University Professor, Social Science, International Affairs, and Law, Former Deputy Secretary of State

12:00 PM- 1:00 AM

Lunch

Location: 341 Eggers Hall, Moynihan Institute

1:00 PM- 2:45 PM

Leadership as Strategic Behavior

Catherine Gerard

3:00 PM- 5:15 PM

Leadership in Context

Margaret Hermann

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM

Opening Dinner

Location: Capital Club, Genesee Grande Hotel

Demonstration: Mock Interview between an executive search firm and top NGO leadership candidates

Simona Ceci

Vice President of Operations and Legal Affairs for Near East Foundation

Nicole Kamaleson


Tuesday, October 3rd

Leadership Institute Agenda Tuesday, October 3rd
 Times Activities
8:00 AM- 8:30 AM Depart for Maxwell
8:30 AM- 9:00 AM Group Photo
9:00 AM- 9:15 AM

Program Overview and Integration

Location: 204 Maxwell Hall

9:15 AM- 12:00 PM

Collaboration, Conflict and Change

Catherine Gerard

12:00 PM- 01:00 PM

Lunch

Location: 341 Eggers Hall, Moynihan Institute

01:00 PM- 03:00 PM

Leading Organizational Change

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

Steven Lux

Director, Executive Education Programs, The Maxwell School

3:15 PM- 4:45 PM

Comparing Change Initiatives across Four Large TNGOs

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

Steven Lux

4:45 PM- 5:00 PM Mid-week Evaluation

  Wednesday, October 4th

Leadership Institute Agenda Wednesday, October 4th
 Times Activities
8:10 AM- 9:00 AM Depart for Maxwell
9:00 AM- 9:15 AM

Program Overview and Integration

Location: 204 Maxwell Hall

9:15 AM- 10:30 AM

Leading Organizational Change- Part II

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

Steven Lux

10:45 AM- 12:00 PM

Change Leadership- Self Reflection and Development Planning

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

Steven Lux

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM

Lunch

Location: 341 Eggers Hall, Moynihan Institute

1:15 PM- 5:30 PM

Compromise and Collaboration (Including Simulation)

Catherine Gerard

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

Thursday, October 5th

Leadership Institute Agenda Thursday, October 5th
 Times Activities
7:45 AM- 8:15 AM Depart from Hotel
8:30 AM- 9:00 AM Arrive at Welch Allyn Lodge
9:00 AM- 9:15 AM

Program Overview and Integration

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

9:15 AM- 1:00 AM

Strategic Management

Catherine Gerard

1:00 PM- 2:00 PM Lunch
2:00 PM- 4:00 PM

Performance Management: A Facilitated Discussion

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

Lindsay Coates

President, InterAction- An alliance of NGOs

4:15 PM- 6:00 PM Village Walk in Skaneateles
6:15 PM- 8:00 PM

Group Dinner

Location: Rosalie's Cucina

8:00 PM- 8:15 PM Depart for Hotel

Friday, October 6th

Leadership Institute Agenda Friday, October 6th
 Times
  Activities
8:10 AM- 9:00 AM Depart for Maxwell
9:00 AM- 9:15 AM

Program Overview and Integration

Location: 204 Maxwell Hall

9:15 AM- 12:00 PM

Leader as Learner: Individual and Team Leadership

Catherine Gerard

12:30 PM- 1:30 PM

Lunch

Location: 341 Eggers Hall Moynihan Institute

1:30 PM- 2:30 PM

Leader as Learner: Individual and Team Leadership

Catherine Gerard

2:30 PM- 3:34 PM

Review of Personal Development Goals; Other Approaches

Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken

3:45 PM- 5:00 PM

Program Integration, Evaluation and Follow Up

Catherine Gerard

6:00 PM- 8:00 PM

Closing Reception

Location: Bistro, Genesee Grande Hotel