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PCMA 2014 Education Conference | Toronto

Luke Williams

Luke Williams

Disruptive Thinking: Fostering a Culture of Game Changing Leadership

Williams is the Executive Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Professor of Marketing at NYU’s Stern School of Business.

Luke Williams’s theory of Disruptive Thinking is about fostering a culture of innovation leadership that provides the framework and motivation to generate new strategies and execute new solutions. Learn how to maintain a steady stream of disruptive strategies and unexpected solutions to stay ahead of the game.

Heidi Grant Halverson


Heidi Grant Halvorson

What Successful People Do Differently

Author of Nine Things Successful People Do Differently and frequent Harvard Business Review contributor.

Halvorson will take you on a step-by-step journey to successfully reach any goal and avoid the common pitfalls of execution. She’ll share simple strategies based on scientific research that will serve as the building blocks to reaching your goals.

Josh Linkner

Josh Linkner

Unleashing Creativity

Author of Disciplined Dreaming and the Road to Reinvention, Forbes magazine contributor and respected working jazz guitarist.

Linkner will show you how to jump start your creativity to drive meaningful and immediate results. You’ll learn specific techniques to unleash your most valuable resources—human creativity, imagination and original thinking.