Step out of your everyday context and into a dynamic ongoing learning community. Here you will become steeped in new thinking, new ways of approaching your challenges, and new connections with innovative leaders from across sectors and across the world.

Who Should Attend?

Middle and senior managers who are engaged with strategic or public leadership who wish to develop their leadership expertise.

Course Content

Participate in all modules and additional options to make this program the complete experience of an executive development year. You will have access to small group intensive sessions with the workshop leaders as well as executive coaching. This creates a journey of intensive leadership development that draws on renowned presenters and transformative processes. Learn about:

  • Public Leadership
  • Changing cultures
  • Cross sectoral problem solving
  • Social change
  • Governance and leadership
  • Policy and strategy development
  • Social Economic Environmental & Justice reform
  • Transformational leadership and change
  • Organisation design and development
  • Creating desired futures for organisations and communities.

Qualification Pathways

A Postgraduate Diploma is available in partnership with Sunshine Coast University.

Outcomes

By the end of the Journey process you will:

  • Have greater understanding of your own leadership strengths and challenges as well as practices to support your ongoing development as a high-performing authentic leader
  • Be able to see and understand situations through multiple lenses
  • Be able to sustain confidence and equilibrium in the midst of pressure and uncertainty
  • Be more attuned to personal and group dynamics, and more skilled in working with those dynamics
  • Have learned and practised skills needed to shift your organisation’s or community’s culture towards greater levels of engagement, trust and accountability
  • Have access to resources, connections and support of world- class faculty as well as an inspired network of innovative peers and mentors.

2018/2019 Emerging Leaders Schedule

Date Event Faculty
October 31 Orientation ECA faculty &co-ordinators
December 13 Your leadership style & story: You as public leader in QLD. ECA faculty &co-ordinators
January / February 2019 Global Classroom: On-line, self-paced; Coaching Various programs & themes
February 6 Morning: Media, message & story Afternoon: First Learning Journey – ‘Inwards’; Goal setting Morning: ABC journalists Afternoon: ECA faculty &co-ordinators
March 13 Creating desired futures Ivana Milosevik
April 17 Governance & Leadership John Harte
May 22 Leading in the New Terrain Cheryl Kernot
June 24 – 28 Winter School Public Leadership 4 day Winter School
July 25 Live Case Study Experience Public, community and business leaders and organisations
August 21

Place-based public & community leadership

Conducting individual / team Rapid Results ‘100 day sprints’

Martin Stewart – Weeks, Jim Cavaye and Geoff Woolcock

ECA mentors & coaches

September 25 Leading with Courage Christine Nixon
October 23 Action Learning Teams presentations “What Works” 100 day sprints, or Innovation Labs All
November – TBC Panel & Presentations Rapid Results & Innovation to Panel & 2020 participants

2018/2019 Regional Emerging Leaders Schedule

Download the 2018/19 ECA Emerging Leaders Program and Registration Form


Regional Emerging Leaders Program

2018/2019 Regional Emerging Leaders Schedule

Date Event Faculty
October 30 Orientation ECA faculty &co-ordinators
January / February 2019 Global Classroom: On-line, self-paced; Coaching Practice 5
March 12, 13 & 14
  • Your leadership style & story: You as public leader in QLD.
  • Media, message & story
  • Live Case Study Experience
  • ECA faculty & co-ordinators
  • ABC journalist
  • Coast to Country; Althea Projects; Share House Youth Accommodation; Red Cross
April 16
Governance & Leadership John Harte
May 21
Leading in the New Terrain Cheryl Kernot
June 17 & 18
Townsville Winter School

2-day Winter School

Public Leadership – Leading Through Crisis

June 20 & 21
Cairns Winter School

2-day Winter School

Public Leadership – Leading Through Disruption

July 25 & 26
• Goal setting for individual / team Rapid Results ‘100 day sprints’
• Innovation Lab with Senior Leaders
Public, community and business leaders and organisations
August 20
Place-based public & community leadership Institute of Resilient Communities
September 24
Leading with Courage Christine Nixon
October 22
Action Learning Teams presentations
• “What Works”
• 100 day sprints, or Innovation Labs
All

November

(date TBC)

Panel & Presentations Rapid Results & Innovation to Panel & 2020 participants

Download the Regional Emerging Leaders Program Brochure & Registration Form

Archersfield’s team building, strategic planning and professional coaching have assisted our network of organisations to become more efficient, effective, and focused on delivering great services for our clients and communities.

Kerrin Benson – Chief Executive Officer, MDA Ltd

Ready to shape the future?