Executive Coaching in Organizations Conference – 2018

Trends, Tools & Talent: Embodying Excellence in Organizational Coaching

Date & Time:

Friday, January 19, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM



$197 (Refreshments and lunch included)


University of St. Thomas
1101 Harmon Place
Minneapolis, MN 55403
School of Law (MSL)
Schulze Grand Atrium

Registration Deadline: Friday, January 12, 2018

What’s now, new and next for coaching in organizations? Find out at the premiere executive coaching conference in Minnesota, featuring renowned industry experts Brian Underhill and Lisa Ann Edwards. If you coach leaders or you’re looking to take coaching to the next level in your organization, you can’t miss this event! Check out the 2018 Executive Coaching Conference Agenda!


Coaching 2022: Future trends and meaningful measurement in coaching

Be among the first to learn about the latest results from one of the industry’s most ambitious coaching research projects - predicting coaching trends for the next 3 to 5 years. What are the top 5 trends? What are the implications of these trends on a macro level, and what do they look like in practice? And how do we measure the impact of coaching in a practical, meaningful way?

Hear from industry experts Brian Underhill, Founder of CoachSource, the world's largest executive-coaching provider, and Lisa Ann Edwards, the global pioneer and thought leader on Coaching with ROI. They’ll lead a lively discussion on the top trends of the field - with a special eye toward ROI and the meaningful measurement of the impact of coaching.

Breakout sessions filled with case studies, best practices, and discussion 

Hear from local organizations on their coaching strategies and how they’re measuring success, take home Lisa Ann Edwards’ tools for having the “money talk” in organizations, join the discussion about how to make coaching for inclusion more than just checking the boxes, and more!

Don’t miss your chance to build your network of coaching resources, and discuss current topics with peers and leaders!


Lisa Ann Edwards

Lisa Ann Edwards, leading expert in the field of coaching, possesses a unique skill-set — cultivating excellence in others while delivering tangible results. Her specialized ability to provide measurable return on investment for clients has demonstrated upwards of 251% ROI, and lifted employee engagement nearly 20%.

Lisa is the globally acknowledged pioneer and thought leader on Coaching with ROI, a methodology she developed for coaches to deliver measurable and tangible results in a traditionally unmeasured space, elevating the perception, impact, and importance of coaching worldwide.

Lisa has presented to noteworthy audiences around the world as a featured speaker at 60+ universities and professional associations. She has authored/contributed to nine books related to coaching, talent management and development.  Her current pro bono work includes evaluating the impact of the International Coaching Federation Foundation’s coaching work in collaboration with the United Nations. 

Brian O. Underhill

Brian O. Underhill, Ph.D. is an industry-recognized expert in the design and management of worldwide executive coaching implementations.  An internationally sought-after speaker, Brian has addressed The Conference Board, Linkage, and regional ICF, SHRM, HRPS, ODN events. He is the co-author of Executive Coaching for Results: The Definitive Guide to Developing Organizational Leaders (Berrett Koehler: 2007) and contributor to the forthcoming third edition of Coaching for Leadership.

Brian is the Founder of CoachSource, the world's largest executive-coaching provider with over 1,100 coaches in 100+ countries.  Some of his clients include Dell, Microsoft, Wal-Mart, and the State of California. 

Brian resides in Silicon Valley where he plays soccer and racquetball, plays music as a worship leader and spends time with his kids Kaitlyn (16) and Evan (13).

Who should attend?

This conference is ideal if you’re a leader or coach at any level who wants to:

  • Learn the latest coaching trends and best practices from industry experts.
  • Gain strategies and tools for meaningfully measuring organizational coaching initiatives.
  • Hear case studies of coaching in organizations and discuss how the best practices apply to you.
  • Take your coaching initiatives and expertise to the next level.
  • Earn ICF and SHRM recertification credits.
  • Connect on how to apply these learnings with other leaders who are committed to leadership development through coaching.

Sign up now! Space is limited. Email celcexcoach@stthomas.edu to learn more.

Click here to learn more about our Executive Coaching program.


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