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2023 Leadership Lab

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2023 Schedule

All times are in ET

  • Wed. Aug 2

  • Thurs. Aug 3

  • Fri. Aug 4

Wed. Aug 2

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Program Registration & Lunch

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Program Introduction
Peter Cappelli

1:30 PM –  1:35 PM

Break

1:35 PM – 3:00 PM

Attract, Train and Retain Talents
Peter Cappelli

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Break

3:15 PM – 4:30 PM

Organizational Agility and Networks
Lori Rosenkopf

4:30 PM – 4:45 PM

Break

4:45 PM – 6:15 PM

Creating and Sharing a Vision
Drew Carton

6:15 PM – 7:00 PM

Cocktail Reception

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Dinner

Thurs. Aug 3

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Review & Integration
Peter Cappelli

9:00 AM –  10:30 AM

Identifying Value Drivers
David Wessels

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

Break

10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Setting the Right Goals
David Wessels

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Strategic Agility
Kathy Pearson

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM

Break

2:45 PM – 4:15 PM

Strategic Agility
Kathy Pearson

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM

Break

4:30 PM – 6:15 PM

How to Be Happy at Work
Annie McKee

6:15 PM - 6:30 PM

Break

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Dinner

Fri. Aug 4

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM

Review & Integration
Peter Cappelli

9:00 AM –  10:30 AM

Executive Reflection
Peter Cappelli

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

Break

10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Program Wrap Up & Commencement
Peter Capelli

12:15 PM 

Optional Lunch

Program Year 

Immerse yourself in an Ivy League education, taught by renowned experts, for aspiring, high-achieving bank leaders. It all starts in person on Aug. 2-4, 2023 at the Wharton School in Philadelphia. The exclusive experience continues virtually throughout the remaining year of the program. At its conclusion, you will earn an ABA-Wharton Executive Leadership Certificate.

  • Engage in change and crisis management techniques 
  • Explore maintaining and elevating your bank’s culture as the workforce shifts
  • Learn how to affect timely, sound decision making and engage with board members
  • Purposely embrace diversity and inclusive behaviors 
  • Fulfill your bank’s brand promise to be a community partner 
  • Learn how to adopt continuous innovation to succeed
  • Engage in the discovery what it means to be a leader