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

Who Should Attend?

Chief and Senior executives who are engaged with strategic or public leadership and 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

Post Graduate Diplomas and Masters Qualifications are 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
  • 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.

2017/2018 Executive Program Schedule

Date Event Facilitator
September 18
Orientation Jan Archer and 2016/17 leaders
October 18
Public leadership – Setting the context for our work as public leaders in Queensland Robbie McPherson
November 16
Leadership Styles and Story Jan Archer
December 6

(Working through until mid-February)

Global classroom program will be set with mentor and action learning teams so that the online and partner work is tailored to the interests and goals of the individual executives in the action learning team Jan Archer mentors and coaches, establishing action learning teams and global classroom work with Senge, Scharmer, Schein, Kahane, Wheatley and Fuda

 

2018/2019 Executive Program Schedule

Date Event Faculty
November 1 Morning: Panel “What Works” & Presentations Afternoon: Orientation (includes RRI & Innovation Lab) Morning: Rob Setter; Ian Stewart; Carroll; Michael Hogan; Jodie Griffith – Cook; Mark Henley Afternoon: Jan Archer
December 14 Your leadership style & story: Setting the context for our work as public leaders in QLD. Robbie McPherson
January / February 2019 Global Classroom program will be set with mentor and action learning teams so that the online and partner work is tailored to the interests and goals of the individual executives in the action learning team Self – paced; Online (Enixa)
February 7 Leading through Crisis – The new normal Local leaders from key federal, state and local government as well as NFP organisations, and ABC journalists
March 14-15 Creating desired futures Sohail Inayatullah
April 18 Governance & Leadership John Harte
May 23 Leading in the New Terrain – It doesn’t have to be this way! Cheryl Kernot
June 24 – 28 Winter School Public Leaders Forum
July 25 Live Case Study Experience Organisations in Private, Public & Community sectors
August 22 Place-based public & community leadership Martin Stewart – Weeks
September 26 Leading with Courage Christine Nixon
October 24 Action Learning Teams presentations “What Works” – All
November – TBC Panel & Presentations Rapid Results & Innovation to 2020 participants plus Panel

 

Download the 2018/19 ECA Executive Brochure and Registration

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?