Action Learning 2012 Conference

Reinventing Leadership DevelopmentReinventing Leadership Development

Please join us at the MIT Sloan School of Management as we host a gathering of select academics, practitioners, and industry leaders for a collaborative exploration of how action learning is driving leadership development and innovation in both management education and business.

The interactive format of the conference is designed to create a community of thought leaders who are invested in learning with and from one another to identify best practices in experiential learning.

Please register by July 25th to ensure your space at the Action Learning 2012 conference.

Panelists and Speakers Include:Panelists and Speakers Include:

Yury Boshyk

Global Executive Learning Network

Nakiye Boyachigiller

Sabanci University School of Management

Lori Breslow


David Coghlan

University of Dublin

Kate Hoepfner-Karle


Yasheng Huang

MIT Sloan School of Management

Alan MacCormack

Harvard Business School

Victoria Marsick

Columbia University

Wanda Orlikowski

MIT Sloan School of Management

Joe Raelin

Northeastern University

Anjali Sastry

MIT Sloan School of Management

David Schmittlein

MIT Sloan School of Management

J.D. Schramm

Stanford University

JoAnne Yates

MIT Sloan School of Management

Lyle Yorks

Columbia University

Event ScheduleEvent Schedule

Wednesday, August 1

Keynote address reception and dinner

Thursday, August 2

Panel discussions:

Morning Concurrent Sessions:

Developing Innovative Leaders: The Role of Action Learning

Action Learning and International Engagements: Learning to Lead in a Borderless Environment

Afternoon Concurrent Sessions:

Action Learning in Action: Re-imagining Business/Academic Partnerships

Learning How to Learn: Transformational Action Learning Design and Pedagogy


Action Learning Impact: Reflections from Recent Graduates

The Future of Action Learning: Insights and Reflections

Post-conference Reception


MIT Sloan Action Learning Program

8/1 Conference Location: MIT Media Lab, Building E14, 75 Amherst Street, First Floor


8/2 Conference Location: MIT Sloan, Building E62, Joan and William A. Porter 1967 Center for Management Education, 100 Main Street, Second Floor