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Leadership in a Virtual Landscape

Project Connect presents “Leadership in a Virtual Landscape”

Three incredible leaders taking on the challenge of Leadership in a Virtual World, will each share their expert knowledge, experience, and insights in a succinct, bite-sized keynote streamed online. At the conclusion of the keynotes, the event will be expanded into three virtual break-out rooms for a moderated audience Q&A with each speaker.

There is no cost to attend this event, simply register, access the livestream and enjoy.

“A Leadership Mindset Amidst Uncertainty” – Dr Sam Potolicchio (Moscow) – Governance and Leadership Specialist, International Lecturer, Founder and President – PGLF

Sam’s keynote will explore the mindset necessary to elevate performance in a world beset by uncertainty and complexity. How can we cultivate the skills to telescope the future more effectively as the world becomes more volatile? And how do we increase our creativity as pressure rises?

“Lessons Learned Optimising Remote Work” – Mary Jo (MJ) Kaplan, (Providence RI) – Remote Work Specialist, Transformation Consultant, Social Impact Advocate

MJ will share core principles and best practices for nimbleness and resilience as remote work and virtual organisations increase, and address important questions about how leaders can be more effective in the face of dramatic change.

“Crisis, Leadership and Meaningful Change” – Ronnie Peters (NYC) – Founder, 360 Design, Creative Director at Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, World Class New Zealander

Change can be meaningful. Adapting 360 Design through the 2008 Global Financial Crisis to today and the COVID-19 pandemic, Ronnie has gained unique insights into leadership and meaningful work in times of crisis. What does this mean for how we connect with customers? How can we sharpen our brands to be more relevant and prepared for what comes next? An experienced virtual leader – from NYC Ronnie orchestrates multiple projects around the globe that involve as many as 900 people on different teams.



May 19
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Event Category:


Zoom (Webinar)
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