Professional Development

PLLC invites you to develop your leadership skills through lectures and workshops. Professional development opportunities currently available:

More programs coming soon!


Lougheed College Lectures

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This series offers the U of A and members of the public the opportunity to hear from some of today's most inspirational, influential, and innovative visiting scholars and practitioners of leadership. These free evening sessions have featured guests including Shawna Pandya, Todd Babiak, Kim Katrin and Tiq Milan, Mark Tewksbury, and more.

Attend our next event: 

10,000 Days: How to Navigate the Unknown Future of Work with Tyler Waye

January 21, 2021 at 7 pm via Livestream

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Diversity in Diplomacy: A Speaker Series

In partnership with University of Alberta International and Intersections of Gender, we jointly host the Diversity in Diplomacy speaker series to offer a EDI perspective on diplomatic service. 

Watch the latest event featuring former Canadian Ambassador Deborah Chatsis, in "Indigeneity and Diplomacy: Representing Canada Across the Globe as an Indigenous Woman.

More events to be announced. 

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