The i4cp 2023 Next Practices Now Conference - March 27 - 30, 2023 in Scottsdale, AZ

Our Featured Speakers

Continuing i4cp’s history of assembling stellar line-ups of top business leaders, authors, academics, and thought leaders, some of our featured speakers are below (more will be announced soon).
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Ellen McGirt

About Ellen McGirt

Ellen is a senior editor at FORTUNE, where she established the race and leadership beat in 2016. She is the co-host of Fortune’s Leadership Next podcast which explores the changing rules of business leadership.

Ellen McGirt, FORTUNE

Gary Hamel

About Gary Hamel

Gary Hamel is one of the world’s most influential and iconoclastic business thinkers. He has been on the faculty of the London Business School for more than 30 years and is the director of the Management Lab.

Gary Hamel, Bestselling Author

Michele Meyer-Shipp

About Michele Meyer-Shipp, Esq.

Michele is the CEO of Dress for Success Worldwide, the leading global nonprofit resource for women. She was previously the Chief People & Culture Officer, Major League Baseball.

Michele Meyer-Shipp, Dress for Success

Ana White

About Ana White

Ana is the EVP & Chief People Officer at F5. She is an expert in cultural and digital transformation, D&I, M&A, succession planning, compensation and ESG.

Ana White, F5

Allison Horn

About Allison Horn

Allison is the Executive Director of Global Talent at Accenture. She has served in several roles across HR as Accenture has quadrupled its headcount and grown to a $50B business.

Allison Horn, Accenture

Greg Hoffman

About Greg Hoffman

Greg is a global brand leader, former Nike Chief Marketing Officer, and the author of Emotion by Design.

Greg Hoffman, Author

Todd Jacobson

About Todd Jacobson

Todd is the SVP, Head of Social Responsibility for the NBA. He is also an Adjunct Associate Professor at the Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs.

Todd Jacobson, NBA

Hemerson Paes

About Hemerson Paes

Hemerson is Sr. Global Network Catalyst for Roche, where he ignites a network of 140 countries to transform into a truly adaptable organization to deliver better outcomes to more patients faster.

Hemerson Paes, Roche

Rob Cross

About Rob Cross

For over a decade, Rob Cross's research, teaching and consulting has focused on applying social network analysis ideas to critical business issues for actionable insights and bottom-line results.

Rob Cross, Babson College

Recent Speakers

We're proud to have connected attendees with some of the most forward-looking and innovative thinkers and executives.
Dr. Brené Brown

About Brené Brown

Brown is the author of four #1 New York Times bestsellers: The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring Greatly, Rising Strong, and Braving the Wilderness.

Dr. Brené Brown

Dan Pink

About Dan Pink

Pink is the acclaimed author of #1 New York Times bestsellers Drive and To Sell is Human.

Dan Pink

Patty McCord

About Patty McCord

Patty McCord, former chief talent officer of Netflix, brings the Silicon Valley concepts of fresh ideas and innovation and applies them to rethinking the way we work.

Patty McCord

Obed Louissaint

About Obed Louissaint

The SVP of Transformation and Culture at IBM, Obed is responsible for reinventing people systems and culture to enable innovations to the marketplace quickly.

Obed Louissaint, IBM

Tom Rath

About Tom Rath

Tom Rath is an author and researcher who has spent the past two decades studying how work can improve human health and well-being. His 10 books have sold more than 10 million copies.

Tom Rath, Bestselling Author

Charlotte Burrows

About Charlotte Burrows

Charlotte A. Burrows was designated by President Biden as Chair of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) on Jan. 20, 2021.

Charlotte Burrows, Chair of the U.S. EEOC

Marshall Goldsmith

About Marshall Goldsmith

Marshall is ranked the world’s #1 executive coach and is the only person to be honored twice by Thinkers50 as the top-ranked Leadership Thinker in the World.

Marshall Goldsmith

Alan Murray

About Alan Murray

CEO of Fortune Media, Alan oversees the business and editorial operations of the independent media company. He also writes a popular daily newsletter, the Fortune CEO Daily.

Alan Murray, Fortune Media