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Agenda

8-8:30 a.m. 
Continental breakfast and registration
8:30-9 a.m. Welcome, introduction to the Center for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness and conference format
9-10:30 a.m.  
Building a Better Leadership Network: Raise What You Know to the Power of Who You Know
Morning Keynote: Brian Uzzi, PhD, Richard L. Thomas Professor of Leadership and Organizational Change, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
10:30-10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m.-noon Transformation Through Development of Leaders and Collaborative Networks
Michael Cropp, MD, MBA, president and CEO, Independent Health; Ann Monroe, president, Health Foundation for Western and Central New York
Noon-12:45 p.m. Lunch
12:45-2:30 p.m. Building an Adaptive Organization
Debra France, PhD, leadership development and learning design, W.L. Gore; Kim DiMaurizio, director, HR, Campbell Soup Co.
2:30-2:45 p.m Break
2:45-4:15 p.m. Leading in a Connected World: Driving Results through Networks
Afternoon Keynote: Rob Cross, PhD, professor of management, McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia
4:15-5 p.m. Conference synthesis/Center for Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness research overview
5-6 p.m. Cocktails and networking