Call for Proposals

We Invite You to Submit a Proposal to the Conference!

  • Online: 3-4 October 2023  
  • In Person: 12-15 October 2023 in Vancouver, CANADA

Choose to present online or live onsite via various formats such as presentations, panels, workshops, posters, and roundtables. We welcome submissions from leaders, leadership and organizational professionals, researchers, entrepreneurs, educators, and more. As a cross-sector, cross-disciplinary, leadership conference, we seek submissions from a wide range of contexts, sectors, industries, cultures, and geographies.

This is your opportunity to join trailblazing leaders and leadership professionals, scholars, and educators engaging in this multi-channel global exchange as we explore “Cultivating Leadership for a Thriving Future.”

Call for Presentations Deadline
20 February 2023 at 11:59 p.m. EST 

The online submission is now open.  You have until 20 February 11:59pm EST to submit. Proposal notifications will be sent on or by 7 June 2023. 

Sign up to peer reviewer conference proposals. If selected, the review period is from 1-21 March 2023.

Conference & Program Chairs

Join us in welcoming our Conference and Program Chairs for this year’s conference.  You can read their full bios here.
Kim Campbell

Conference Chair

The Right Honourable Kim Campbell

19th Prime Minister of Canada

Program Co-Chair

Natasha Brown

Senior Director of Learning Innovation, Microsoft Customer and Partner Solutions, Microsoft Corporation; Adjunct Professor, Master of Public Administration (MPA) Graduate Program, California State University, Northridge

Brigitte Harris

Program Co-Chair

Brigitte Harris

Dean, Faculty of Social and Applied Sciences, Royal Roads University

Hear From Your Peers

“I truly enjoyed presenting and the authentic networking that occurs. I felt very connected to ILA.”

“The most memorable moment for me at ILA’s Global Conference was presenting to a global audience!

“As a first-time presenter, I felt very prepared and supported.”

“I appreciated the opportunity to present and collaborate with others I never worked with before.”