UCCI/University of Illinois Leadership Academy

Schedule & Topics

Please note that all sessions of the 2017 Leadership Academy program will be held at the
I-Hotel and Conference Center located in Champaign; and, that the Recognition Ceremony
for graduates will be held on Friday, October 27th, in Springfield at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum.          

Session

Duration

Meeting Dates

Meeting Room

1

1-½ days

April 14-15, 2017

(Friday-Saturday)

iHotel

Knowledge Room

2

1 day

May 20, 2017

(Saturday)

iHotel

Knowledge Room

3

1 day

June 24, 2017

(Saturday)

iHotel

Knowledge Room

4

1 day

July 22, 2017

(Saturday)

iHotel

Knowledge Room

5

1-½ days

August 25-26, 2017

(Friday-Saturday)

iHotel

Knowledge Room

6

6:30 p.m.

October 27, 2017

Recognition Ceremony
(Friday)

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum, Springfield

Session 1 … Leadership Fundamentals; Improving Your Management Skills

Session 2 … Change Management; Managing Community Conflict

Session 3 … Fundamentals of Economic Development; Ethical

                          Considerations

Session 4 … Data-Driven Decision Making; Election Administration

Session 5 … Parliamentary Procedure; Leadership and Crisis

                           Communications

Session 6 … Graduation Ceremony and Dinner