the World Institute for Action Learning (WIAL) proudly presents the: 

12th WIAL GLOBAL CONFERENCE 2018 

26-27 SEPTEMBER 2018 THE NETHERLANDS  

ACTION LEARNING TRANSFORMS PEOPLE & ORGANIZATIONS

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THE JOURNEY

PURPOSE & IMPACT

Action Learning is an development tool for leaders (executive & frontline) to face unprecedented and complex challenges and facilitate sustainable transformations.

Our mission is to raise the global standard of Action Learning by providing you as a leader, manager or coach with the highest quality content and expriences available in the industry. 

So whether you’re new to Action Learning or if you’ve been using it a long time ....... you'll find it a unique experience.

WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND?

  • Experience what Action Learning means for you, your team and/or your company
  • Prepare for the future by exploring new Insights
  • Roll up your sleeves & interact with other participants
  • Increase your leadership and coaching abilities
  • Access to incredible speakers
  • Explore Tactical tips for tomorrows Leadership
  • Sharpen the Saw (discusses self-renewal, self-care, self-respect and self-improvemen) 
  • Learn industry trends, knowledge sharing and how they’re implemented
  • Develop Networking opportunities
  • Meet Experts & Influencers Face to Face
  • Develop 21st Century Leadership skills 
  • Discover how Action Learning can accelerate Agile, Lean & Scrum
  • Experience the impact of Workplace Learning
  • Have fun with peers from around the world

LEARN FROM THE BEST TO BECOME THE BEST! OUR KEY-NOTE SPEAKERS

Meet the most influential people in Action Learning and engage with industry thought leaders who will transform the way you think about Leadership in the 21th Century. Stimulating world class speakers with international perspectives, including leading coaches and expert consultants.

PROF. MICHAEL MARQUARDT

Co-Founder WIAL

DR. BEA CARSON

President WIAL

TWAN PAES MBA

Co-founder Action Learning Academy

TOON GERBRANDS

President Dutch Football club PSV  

DR. PETER CAUWELIER

WIAL Thailand

SHANNON BANKS

Author and exec. coach Google, Microsoft

Dr. JESSICA VAN WINGERDEN Architect of Positive Organizational Interventions  

MARCEL GERAEDS

Conductor, coach, Entrepreneur 

PETER KAO 

WIAL China

HANS PLOEG

WIAL award winner

PROF. DANIEL BELET 

WIAL France

KEY NOTE SPEAKER 

Topsportcoach

AGENDA

The 12th WIAL Global Conference 2018 will be an immersive and invaluable experience taking place over two action-packed days in beautiful Amersfoort, Netherlands. 

The conference is designed to take you on a Journey to solve business challenges, develop leadership and enhance business and team performance at the same time.

The definitive programme for 2018 is shaping up and will soon be released! 

Wednesday, September 26 

08.30-09.30

Welcome & Registration (EN + NL)

09.30-09.40 

Opening speech (EN)

09.40-10.30 

Keynote speaker (EN)

10.30-10.45

Tea break

10.45-12.30 

Workshops, labs, case studies, presentations (EN + NL)

12.30-13.30 

Lunch & lunch presentations

13.30-14.00 

Keynote speaker (EN)

14.00-15.00  

Workshops, labs, case studies, presentations (EN + NL)

15.00-15.15  

Tea break

15.15-16.15 

Workshops, labs, case studies, presentations (EN + NL)

16.15-17.00 

WIAL Awards Honor the best practice & research & Mystery Performance

Thursday, September 27

09.00-09.30

Welcome, meet & greet (EN + NL)

09.30-09.40 

Opening - day 2 (EN)

09.40-10.30 

Keynote speaker (EN)

10.30-10.45

Tea break

10.45-12.30 

Workshops, labs, case studies, presentations (EN + NL)

12.30-13.30 

Lunch & lunch presentations

13.30-14.00 

Keynote speaker (EN)

14.00-15.00  

Workshops, labs, case studies, presentations (EN + NL)

15.00-15.15  

Tea break

15.15-16.30 

Workshops, labs, case studies, presentations (EN + NL)

16.30-17.00 

Closing event & Mystery Performance

Hours are subject to change. Please check back for updates. Participants get changes and detailed information by e-mail. Presentations, labs and workshops are in English (EN) and a limited number are in the Dutch language (NL). 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Business, Executive and Personal Coaches
  • Coach Trainers and Supervisors
  • Organizational Consultants
  • Board members, business directors
  • Human Resource Managers
  • Learning & Development Managers
  • Managers, Executives, Team leaders
  • Public sector and corporate buyers of coaching
  • School leaders, teachers and trainers
  • Coaches in training
  • People interested in Coaching
  • Project managers, Sales- and Account managers

ALMOST THERE! GET YOUR TICKET

EARLY BIRD 

Purchased before June 16 2018  

ALL INCLUSIVE. 2-day conference, access to all stages, workshops, presentations, lunch and refreshments. 

NORMAL 

Purchased after June 16 2018  

ALL INCLUSIVE. 2-day conference, access to all stages, workshops, presentations, lunch and refreshments. 

PARTNER 

WIAL coaches, members & affiliates and Alumini/students ALA and BSN*

ALL INCLUSIVE. 2-day conference, access to all stages, workshops, presentations, lunch and refreshments.  

*Alumni/students from the Action Learning Academy (ALA) and Business School Netherlands (BSN). **All prices are per person and exclusive 21% VAT (BTW NL). Participants outside the Netherlands: 'VAT exempt international B2B service'.

CO-ORGANIZERS

HERE WE PROUDLY PRESENT YOU THE CO-ORGANIZERS OF THE WIAL CONFERENCE

SPONSORS

BE PART OF THE WIAL GLOBAL CONFERENCE 2018

BECOME A SPONSOR

The WIAL GLOBAL CONFERENCE 2018 is a valuable opportunity to showcase your brand and gain targeted exposure to hundreds of industry experts, thought leaders, bloggers, podcasters, YouTubers, trailblazing entrepreneurs, and potential customers.

LOCATION CONFERENCE

The Conference will be held at a former Monastery (nowadays 'Leerhotel Het Klooster'). Students learn on a Action Learning way their skills in the fields of gastronomy and hospitality.

As much learning happens in the hallway between sessions as in the workshop sessions themselves. All the session rooms are co-located to make transitions between sessions seamless as well as to maximize the amount of time you have to “unpack” what you have learned during keynotes and workshops.

Leerhotel Het Klooster Daam Fockemalaan 10 - 3818 KG Amersfoort The Netherlands - Phone: +31 33 467 8700

Other information: Distance to center/train station: 2.5 km Distance to highway: 0.5 km Wheelchair friendly & WIFI: yes 150 Private parking spaces 

HEART OF THE NETHERLANDS

Amersfoort..... the biggest surprises of The Netherlands!

Amersfoort is located in the middle of the country and is perhaps the most diverse city in The Netherlands. With a historic center, social events, beautiful architecture and where you also can take a canal tour! 

Time left? Take a boattrip on authentic Botter and/or explore the Dutch culture in the old village Spakenburg (10 km). A Unesco heritage listed village were people still wear traditional clothing. 

RECOMMENDED HOTELS 

ISVW HOTEL from €70,00/night*

2.0 km

BEST WESTERN 

 from €95,00/night*

0.9 km

FLETCHER 

from €100,00/night*

0.9 km

V.D. VALK HOTEL 

from €100,00/night*

8 km

*The room prices are indicative, you can make a reservation request and see the current room/breakfast/tax prices for the dates you require.