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    2024 Women’s Global Leadership Forum

    Lead at every level, everywhere

    Program

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    Transform your leadership for social impact

    Live programming in 25 time zones | Real time AI translated captions in 28 languages.

    A changing world needs transformative leaders.

    As our sector changes, we see a growing pressure for traditional balances of power to shift.  This requires new skills for seasoned and emerging leaders. Get the tools and inspiration to fulfill your leadership potential and be a change-maker.

    Throughout this interactive and immersive experience, you will gain insights into how to be a more effective leader and foster a culture of inclusive leadership.

    Topics include:

    AI for social innovation

    Leadership innovations for locally-led development

    Navigating what’s next: Global south practitioners building careers for tomorrow

    The authority gap: Uncovering unseen bias

    DEIA in international development: staying the course

    Theme and tracks

    Leading at every level, everywhere

    For everyone

    Track 1:

    Leading Yourself

    Growing as a leader starts with investing in yourself. Discover sessions designed to equip you with the skills, self-awareness and resilience to shape your leadership trajectory.

    Track 2:

    Leading Your Team

    Develop your skills as a manager and learn new ways to support, equip, and empower your team.

    For mid career professionals and above

    Track 3:

    Leading Organizations

    Refresh your vision and take away actionable insights to grow your organization’s reach and impact as you connect with other executive leaders.

    For Senior Leaders

    Track 4:

    Leading Sector Transformation

    Discover the tools to build influence and emerge as a voice for positive change across the development and humanitarian aid sectors.

    Pre-2024 WILD Forum: Setting yourself up for success

    Draft program subject to change without notice

    16apr10:00 am11:00 amMasterclass: Storytelling for impact10:00 am - 11:00 am(GMT-04:00) View in my time

    27apr9:00 am10:00 amMasterclass: How to create super mentorsEric Koester (USA)9:00 am - 10:00 am(GMT-04:00) View in my time

    30apr10:00 am11:00 amMasterclass: The art of strategic networking for leaders (in a virtual and in-person world)Stephanie LeBlanc-Godfrey (USA)10:00 am - 11:00 am(GMT-04:00) View in my time

    Virtual WILD Forum program | May 8-9In-person Aiming High Symposium program | May 7

    Post-WILD Forum

    04jun10:00 am11:30 amMasterclass: Ideas to action - How to take small and consistent steps for personal and professional changeMorag Barrett (USA)10:00 am - 11:30 am(GMT-04:00) View in my time

    Live programming during the work day in 25 time zones. Real time AI translated captions in 28 languages

    Six Programming Formats

    Masterclasses

    A subject-matter expert will lead you through a structured process to develop and expand a specific skill. You’ll learn detailed techniques and tools you can immediately apply to your goals in real time. You’ll have the chance to ask questions directly to presenters.

    Inspiring panels

    Big ideas, important trends, illuminating research and behind-the-scenes intel that set the stage for the “what, why, and how” to advance leadership development and opportunities for ALL people.

    Workshops

    Take a deep-dive into pressing topics in the global development sector. Hear from multiple perspectives, and leave with concrete and transferable information, as well as an expanded network.

    Leadership FailLab

    Hear from leaders speak from the heart about their leadership failures and successes in one of our most popular sessions.

    Community conversations

    Participate in roundtables addressing critical questions for your sector and your career.

    Networking sessions

    Connect with your peers from around the globe through structured networking, organized by geography and sector.

    Six Months of Leadership Opportunities and Programming

    Pre 2024 WILD Forum

    March

    Leadership attributes profile

    Receive valuable, tailored insights into your strengths and development areas as a leader. See a sample profile here.

    You can also use your Leadership Attributes Profile results to plan which sessions to attend at the 2024 WILD Forum.

    April

    3x pre WILD Forum Leadership skill-building masterclasses

    • April 17th: Storytelling for impact
    • April 27th: How to create super mentors
    • April 30th: The art of strategic networking for leaders (in a virtual and in-person world)

    Pre-Forum In-person, Washington DC | Aiming High Symposium: May 7, 2024

    Virtual 2024 Women’s Global Leadership Forum: May 8-9, 6am – 2pm ET

    Post 2024 WILD Forum

    June

    Workshop: Ideas into action

    Receive valuable, tailored insights into your strengths and development areas as a leader. See a sample profile here.

    You can also use your Leadership Attributes Profile results to plan which sessions to attend at the 2024 WILD Forum.

    May – August

    Mentor Match platform: Find your mentor or mentee

    Connect with experienced leaders in the WILD community eager to share their wisdom and insights to help you as you face similar challenges.

    May – August

    On-demand replays

    Access to recorded sessions for 90–days following the event.

    Bonus!

    Apply for 6 months of FREE 1:1 Leadership coaching

    Registered WILD Forum participants are eligible to apply for WILD’s Global Changemaker Leadership Coaching Program. (Limited spaces).

    Buy your ticket now

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