Geena Davis to Headline at The Art of Leadership for Women in Calgary

Geena Davis alongside 4 other world-renowned bestselling authors and visionaries are set to share the key to successful leadership at the upcoming The Art of Leadership for Women conference in Calgary.

TORONTO, January 19 — The Art of Leadership for Women is returning to Calgary on April 4, 2016. Recognized as Canada’s #1 conference for leadership, this year’s program is designed to educate and delight attendees with an impressive lineup of bestselling authors and visionaries, including:

  • Geena Davis: Academy Award-Winning Actress and Founder & Chair of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media
  • Dyana Nyad:Record-Breaking Endurance Athlete & Bestselling Author of Find A Way
  • Kirstine Stewart:Bestselling Author of Our Turn & Vice President of Media, North America at Twitter
  • Dr. Heidi Grant Halvorson:Bestselling Author, & Social Psychologist and Associate Director of the Motivation Science Centre at Columbia Business School
  • Tammy Heermann:Vice President Global Leadership Development, Lee Hecht Harrison Knightsbridge

Topics this year include leadership & empowerment, peak performance, perception & behaviour, and strategy & effectiveness. Designed for leaders at all levels, The Art of Leadership for Women is a full day conference and is expected to attract over 1,200 of Calgary’s top professionals.

The Art of Leadership for Women conference is scheduled for Monday, April 4th, 2016 from 8:30AM - 5:00PM at the Telus Convention Centre in Calgary. Passes can be purchased online or by calling 1.866.99.ART.OF (27863) in Canada.

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Joanna Adisho
Manager, Marketing and Partnerships
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