What Really Matters to You?
September 17th – 21st, Vancouver, Canada.
Hosted by YMCA of Greater Vancouver our 2017 conference was co-ordinated to celebrate Canada’s 150th.
Theme One: Judgement and Decision Making: What do Leaders Do?
|Day host||Marísia Donatelli, General Secretary, YMCA Sao Paulo|
|Keynote||Dale Griffin, UBC Sauder School of Business|
|My leadership story||Medhat Mahdy, President and CEO, YMCA of Greater Toronto||Medhat_MY_STORY_201709|
|YMCA Insight Panel||Dan Dummermuth, President and CEO, YMCA Middle Tennessee
Sandy Berlin Walker, President and CEO, YMCA of Silicon Valley
Jonathan Martin, CEO, YMCA Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
|Thinking differently||Nick Parkinson, President and CEO, YMCA of Northern Alberta||FORT MCMURRAY WILDFIRE CASE STUDY|
Theme Two: Is the YMCA a leader in social justice?
|Day host||Ross Kyrwood, Chief Executive, YMCA of Western Australia|
|Keynote||Dr Paul Kershaw, Generation Squeeze|
|My leadership story||Christian Kamara, General Secretary, YMCA of Sierra Leone|
|YMCA Insight Panel||Carlos Sanvee, General Secretary, Africa Alliance of YMCAs
Helene Weir, Vice President Large YMCA Resources, YMCA USA
Deepak Londhe, General Secretary, YMCA India
|Thinking differently||Bob Gilbertson, President and CEO, YMCA of Greater Seattle||Bob Gilbertson slides for 2017 WUN Conference (for 9-19-17)|
Theme Three: The Perils and Potential of YMCA Governance.
|Day host||Steve Ives, President and Chief Executive Officer, YMCA of Central Ohio|
|Keynote||Michael Weil, Senior Adviser, YMCA of the USA||Perils and potentials of YMCA Governance|
|My leadership story||Marina Rokotomalala, General Secretary YMCA Madagascar|
|YMCA Insight Panel||Gloria Hildago, General Secretary, YMCA Bogotá
Yoshihiro Seueko, President and CEO, Osaka YMCA
Dave Ball, Chief Executive, YMCA Thames Gateway
|Thinking differently||Peter Burns, Chief Executive, YMCA Victoria|| 170920 Think_Diff_PB_WUN
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Theme Four: The Changing Dynamics of a Federation
|Day host||Shannon Doran, president and CEO YMCA Calgary|
|My leadership story||Alan Bray, CEO YMCA Brisbane|
|YMCA Insight Panel||Peter Dinsdale, President and CEO YMCA Canada
Kevin Washington, President and CEO YMCA USA
Carlos Sanvee, General Secretary, Africa Alliance of YMCAs
Johan Eltvik, General Secretary, World Alliance of YMCAs
|Our Big Learnings||Janet Emmett, Sam Bradd
Drawings from Sam are here.