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The 17th Annual Shelton Leadership Forum

  • 1101 Gorman Street Raleigh, NC, 27606 United States (map)

The 17th annual Shelton Leadership Forum will be held Friday, November 9th at the McKimmon Conference Center on the campus of N.C. State University. This year's theme is "Leadership Through The Decades: How Our Past Influences Our Future".

The Shelton Leadership Forum is an annual seminar series that focuses attention on the importance of leadership development. The Forum strives to being together an inter-generational audience from diverse professional backgrounds in order to create a more dynamic dialogue based on retired General Hugh Shelton's values-based leadership principles.

Keynote Speakers include:

Dr. Dario Gil - COO of IBM Research, Vice President of AI and IBM Q
Jack Uldrich - noted global futurist, author, and scholar
Terry Jones - Founder/Former CEO of Travelocity & Former Chairman of

Women's Leadership Panel:

Jean Davis - President & CEO, MCNC
Janet Ramey - Senior Vice President, Employee Services, CISCO
Sepi Saidi - Founder, SEPI Engineering and Construction
Pam Townsend - Senior Vice President, Southeast Regional Manager, WSP USA

Check-in/Registration: 7:45AM
Keynote, Jack Uldrich: 8:30-9:30AM
Women's Leadership Panel: 9:45-10:30AM
Keynote, Dr. Dario Gil: 10:45-11:45AM
Lunch: 12:00-1:00PM
Keynote, Terry Jones: 1:15-2:15PM

Earlier Event: November 8
Buku Wake Forest Bourbon Dinner
Later Event: November 9
California Wine Country