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25 - 26 January 2023

Conference Registration

The Army War College is pleased to host the second annual Strategic Leadership Development Forum at the Army Heritage and Education Center, Carlisle, PA (hybrid conference) 25-26 January 2023.

Participants will have opportunities to learn from enterprise leaders as keynote speakers, engage with a panel of top leadership scholars, share developmental methodologies, share and apply research, participate in workshops to advance curriculum development, and learn about Army research opportunities and how to successfully apply for grants/contracts. The event will take place in historic Carlisle, PA, with opportunities to explore the local area and nearby Gettysburg.

We welcome submissions from academic and private sector researchers, professional military educators, executive educators and coaches, think tanks, and graduate student researchers. To ensure breadth in presentations, a single author should be named as a presenter on no more than three submissions. We encourage submissions from U.S. and international presenters.

Proposals should indicate the session type (presentation or workshop), and the primary intended audience (researchers, practitioners, educators). Submissions should include a title, presenter(s) contact information, preferred participation modality (remote or on-site), and an abstract of 200-250 words.

Submissions are due on or before 30 September 2022. Submit proposals via email as a Word or .pdf document to SLDForum@armywarcollege.edu. Selected presenters will be notified by 30 October 2022.


Proposal topics may include, but are not limited to:

  • Leader identity
  • Executive skills
  • Developmental assessments
  • Enterprise management
  • Top management teams/strategic teams
  • Leading in multinational/multicultural settings
  • Executive development program
  • Experiential learning
  • Classroom simulations
  • Leader ethics, character, and stewardship
  • Leading diverse organizations
  • Joint leadership
  • Executive coaching