LEADON : Innovation. Democracy. Impact.

A record number of leaders from foundations, nonprofits, and corporate giving programs gathered Sept. 29–Oct. 1 in New York, one of the world's greatest cities.

Download Afternoon Plenary Speech: Our Common Purpose (PDF) (303KB)

Download Judith Rodin's Opening Plenary Remarks (PDF) (303KB)

Download the final conference schedule (PDF) (7MB)

Download the conference program book (PDF) (7MB)

Download the Gardner Dinner book (PDF) (7MB)

Chief executives of Independent Sector members share closed-door, in-depth discussions on issues relevant to running their organizations. It's great for new CEOs and just as valuable for established leaders to have these unguarded peer-to-peer conversations. 

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CEO Track

The C-Suite program—designed to address the needs of board members, COOs, CFOs, CAOs and other senior staff—offered 2013 conference sessions to help senior workers develop and lead.

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More than 150 participants joined NGen sessions  for networking opportunities with peers and established leaders, an in-depth skills lab, and leadership development workshops.

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At PPAI, Nonprofit CEOs and senior-level advocacy leaders gathered for candid discussions and timely expert presentations on key policy issues facing the nonprofit and philanthropic sector.

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New York City

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