LEDxSi Logo - Leadership Educational Development Experience Social Innovation

12 OCT 2022 | Montgomery, AL

The perience

Air University and their Innovation Accelerator (AUiX) will host a unique leadership event Wednesday, 12 OCT 2022. In its 4th year, LEDx returns to an in-person event with an emphasis on Social Innovation.

LEDxSi (Leadership Education Development eXperience Social Innovation) brings together a diverse group of military, national, international, and community leaders in both large and small group settings with impactful discussion style. The attendees will not only have meaningful conversations but will also experience the backdrop of historic Montgomery. Sessions are in downtown Montgomery venues where real change and movements happened.

The Experience:   Speakers  |  Agenda

Keynote Speakers

Jeff DeGraff

Ross School of Business, University of Michigan

The Creative Mindset: Mastering the Skills that Drive Innovation

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Emcees

Mo Barrett

Retired USAF Colonel Retired, Lifelong Catalytic Comedian

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Kalonji Gilchrist

Founder & Executive Director of 21 Dreams Arts & Culture Collective

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Rashim T. McKinney

President and Chief Innovation Officer of the Gibraltar Solutions Development Company

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Nicole Pinkham

Founder, Impact Training and Consulting

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Breakout Sessions

What is Social Innovation?

Davis Theater
Taisa Ballantyne

Alberta Investment Management Corporation

Power, Place and Time – how group problem solving can be more sensitive to cultural aspects of group dynamics.

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Professor Christoph H. Loch

Professor of Operations and Technology Management,
Cambridge Judge Business School,
University of Cambridge

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Professor Neil Stott
Management Practice Professor of Social Innovation,
Cambridge Judge Business School,
University of Cambridge


Wicked problems, social innovation and the military

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John "Crash" Yi

Lt Col, USAF

Failure to Refreeze: Barriers to Sustaining Organizational Change in the U.S. Air Force

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Social Innovation Gender

Rosa Parks Museum

 

Dr. Shannon W. Caudill

Colonel, USAF (retired), 
Executive Coach and Leadership Consultant
Sally Williamson & Associates, Atlanta, Georgia

Understanding The Perceived Barriers Adversely Affecting Female Air Force Officer Leadership Progression And Development

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Katherine Hebner

Lt Col, USSF, Commander, 331st Recruiting Squadron

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Samantha C. Payne

MSgt, USAF, Senior Enlisted Leader of China Education, China Aerospace Studies Institute

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Jessica Ruttenber

Lt Col (ret), USAF, Women’s Initiatives Team & Founder of Level Up Aviation

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Social Innovation Tech

MGMWERX

 

Dr. Allan David

Auburn University

The Societal Impact of Digital Convergence

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Dr. SueAnne Griffith

Auburn University

The Societal Impact of Digital Convergence

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Dan O'Leary

Auburn University

The Societal Impact of Digital Convergence

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Social Innovation Culture

Kress Building

 

Michelle Browder

More Up Campus

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Evan Milligan

Executive Director, Alabama Forward

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Pastor Richard T. Williams II

Metropolitan United Methodist Church -Montgomery, AL.

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JR Yates

Maj, USAF, Assistant Staff Judge Advocate

Abolish Racial Disparity in the Military Justice System

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The Experience:   Speakers  |  Agenda  |  About LEDx

Agenda

0730-0800

Welcome

Registration opens

The Davis Theater

0800-0850

Keynote

Jeff DeGraff

The Creative Mindset: Mastering the Skills that Drive Innovation

The Davis Theater

Morning Breakout Sessions

0915-1025

Morning Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions 1

1045-1155

Morning Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions 2

1155-1310

Lunch

Montgomery Restaurants

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

1310-1420

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions 3

1440-1550

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions 4

1610-1700

Keynote

Dr. Valda Harris Montgomery

Conversation facilitated with Rashim McKinney

The Davis Theater

1715 

Dinner Together

Dreamland BBQ

All speakers and attendees invited

 

The Experience:   Speakers  |  Agenda  |  About LEDx