October 2, 2015
Leadership Day Keynote
2015 WACA National Conference
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Leadership Day Keynote: Strategic Intelligence  
The World Affairs Councils of America is proud to present Dr. Michael Maccoby, author of Strategic Intelligence: Conceptual Tools for Leading Change (OUP, July 2015), as this year's Leadership Day keynote luncheon speaker on November 11.

Special offer Those who register for the National Conference by October 9 will receive a 40 percent discount towards the purchase of his new book (signed copies available at the event). 

Bio: Dr. Maccoby is a globally recognized expert on leadership who for 40 years has advised global executives in businesses, governments, unions, universities, and nonprofit organizations in 36 countries. He is president of the Maccoby Group, a Washington, DC-based leadership consulting firm. He has a BA and PhD from Harvard University, where he directed the Program on Technology, Public Policy, and Human Development for 20 years. He has taught leadership at Oxford University's Saïd School of Business for 12 years. (Full bio
2015 WACA National Conference 
Leading America: Foreign Policy
Challenges and the 2016 Election
November 11-13, 2015
Washington, DC 

Confirmed Speakers include:   
Ambassadors  Luncheon Keynote:
Chairman, Goldman Sachs' International Advisors, Former President of the World Bank Group and U.S. Trade Representative

Ambassadors  Luncheon Keynote:
Washington Bureau Chief, 
The Wall Street Journal 

Representative of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) to the United States 
Ambassador of Norway to the United States

Senior Arctic Official
U.S. Department of State
Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs

Senior Vice President 
U.S.-China Business Council  

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The Fairfax at Embassy Row is conveniently located in the Dupont Circle area. A Washington, DC landmark, The Fairfax's intriguing history spans more than 80 years.

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