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School of Business and Industry
500 Gamble Street
One SBI Plaza, Room 105
Tallahassee, FL 32307-5200

Global Leadership Conference

Global Leadership Conference

FAMU SBI Global Leadership Conference

Insights for Business Professionals interested in Investing in Collaborative Opportunities for Sustainable Success

Are you seeking ways to improve the quality and direction of your career? Whether you are moving up the corporate ladder, looking for ways to leverage your skills, or interested in learning more about becoming an influential leader, the Global Leadership Conference will provide empowering information and vital networking opportunities for career professionals in the new millennium. This is the third Global Leadership Conference hosted by the School of Business and Industry at Florida A&M University. Take the time to register now. Don’t miss out on a most rewarding experience!

You have less than 2 weeks Left to Register!
This is an opportunity you do not want to miss---please before November 19, 2013! Florida A&M University employees pay only 199 USD to register! Registration by Purchase Order is available! Other registration options include:


FAMU Employee Registration               $199     Now until November 19, 2013
FAMU Student Registration                   $59       Now until November 19, 2013
NON-FAMU Student Registration         $79       Now until November 19, 2013
On-Site Registration                               $249     November 20-22, 2013

Sponsored by:

Regions Bank - Shell - Disney

Located at:

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort

Attend this seminar in Orlando, Florida to:

  • Gain the best knowledge of opportunities to leverage your relationships
  • Draw on the latest industry trends and address questions directly with experts
  • Become familiar with sustainable career advancement strategies
  • Develop and share ideas, innovations, and knowledge of best practices
  • Meet new people and develop stronger business relationships in a fun , collaborative environment

To register for the GLOBAL LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE, please do the following: 

  • Step 1.       Go to www.famu.edu/sbi
  • Step 2.       Scroll down to the  Global Leadership Conference Flyer
  • Step 3.       Click on the Flyer where it says “Register Now”
  • Step 4.       Register by completing the Participant Profile  

To register go to:  Global Leadership Conference Registration
To view the agenda, go to: Global Leadership Conference Agenda
To make hotel reservations call: 407-939-4686. Please reference the Global Leadership Conference Group Rate.

Register Online

T E N T A T I V E   A G E N D A

We are pleased to announce and invite you to the Florida A&M University School of Business and Industry’s (SBI) 3rd Global Leadership Conference (GLC) in Orlando, FL!  The driving force behind this SBI conference is bridging the gap between recent graduates, middle managers, and seasoned corporate executives and successful entrepreneurs. This year’s conference theme is “Investing in Collaborative Opportunities for Sustainable Success.” All conference content and sessions will center on the theme and our mission to develop new and expand existing creative partnerships with alumni, and private and public stakeholders to maintain the relevance and currency of our academic programs.


Wednesday, November 20, 2013
(Business Casual Attire)
4:00 p.m. Conference Registration
7:00-9:00 p.m. Welcome Mixer
Refreshments will be served.


Thursday, November 21, 2013
(Business Casual Attire)
8:00 a.m. -9:00 a.m. Global Leadership Conference Opening
Continental Breakfast will be served.

9:15 a.m. -9:45 a.m.
Plenary Session I
Investing in Collaborative Opportunities for Sustainable Success

10:00 a.m. -10:30 a.m.
Plenary Session II
Collaborative Entrepreneurship: Investing in Innovations for Sustainable Success

10:45 a.m. -11:15 a.m.
Plenary Session III
Building Bridges to Maximize Effectiveness and Success

Lunch will be served after Plenary III. (Please wear your Conference Polo Shirts)

1:15 p.m. -2:00 p.m.
Plenary Session IV
Building Bridges to Maximize Effectiveness and Success

1:15 p.m. -4:30 p.m.
Plenary Session V
Disney Institute:
Achieving Success through Collaborations, Leadership, and Trust
@ Epcot Center Theme Park

5:00 p.m. -until
Dinner on your own.


Friday, November 22, 2013
(Business Casual)

9:00 a.m. -9:30 a.m.
Breakfast is served.

9:30 a.m. -10:00 a.m.
Plenary Session VI
Sustainable Career Enhancement Strategies

10:30 a.m. -11:00 a.m.
Plenary VII
Collaborative Leadership 

11:30 am
Closing Session

Register Online


Please direct all inquiries to:

Kenyatta Hughes Rosier
Global Leadership Conference Chair
Florida A&M University
School of Business & Industry
500 Gamble Street
Tallahassee, FL 32307
850-599-8338 (Office)
850-599-3565 (SBI)



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