Leaders Edge is an intimate, cohort-based learning experience, with a mix of in-person and online learning sessions designed to meet our members’ needs and to close the leadership gap in public procurement.
Leaders Edge for the Class of 2021 kicks off in Chicago on Sunday, August 23, 2020 as a conference within a conference at NIGP’s Forum. This transformative leadership program features a two-day workshop followed by four virtual sessions through December 2020.
Two ways to participate:
Includes registration for the two-day Leaders Edge program in Chicago, Sunday 11AM - 6PM and Monday 10AM - 5PM, NIGP Forum 2020 Plenary sessions prior to the Leaders Edge programming on Sunday and Monday, lunch for both days, dinner for Sunday evening and afternoon snack breaks.
- LEADERS EDGE - $997 - 18 Contact Hours
Includes registration for the two-day Leaders Edge program, Sunday 11AM - 6PM and Monday 10 AM - 5PM plus all NIGP Forum 2020 educational sessions, plenary sessions, and meal events outside of Leaders Edge session times. (Leaders Edge participants must attend the Full Leaders Edge programming.) Included meals: lunches Sunday & Monday, afternoon snacks Sunday & Monday, dinner Sunday, 75th Annual Awards Gala dinner, & Anniversary Afterglow Celebration (light fare/desserts)
- LEADERS EDGE + FORUM 2020 - $1,425 - 30 Contact Hours
Registration available once selections have been made
All session topics reinforce NIGP’s Leadership Competency Model based on skill-building across these core competencies:
- Leading Change
- Influence and Persuasion
- Coaching and Mentoring
- Leading Teams
- Conflict Management
- Leadership Styles