World and Leadership Conferences
2019 IAIE World ConferenceColumbus, Ohio
October 14 & 15 - IAIE School Visits and Cultural Excursions October 16 - Full Conference with Keynote Dr. Jim Mahoney October 17 - Full Conference with Keynotes by Dr. John Ivers and Dr. Jenny Edwards October 18 - School Visit and Cultural ExcursionsHosted by the IAIE Ohio Chapter
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Conference LocationEmbassy Suites by Hilton Columbus Airport
2886 Airport Drive Columbus, Ohio 43219, USA
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Rooms are $144.00 (+tax) and will include breakfast
Keynote Speakers - 2019
Dr. John J. Ivers
Dr. John J. Ivers, a former public school teacher, has worked as a university professor for over 30 years and has served as a department chair and college dean. He is currently a member of the IAIE Board of Trustees.
Over the years he has presented at over 20 academic conferences and has authored 11 academic articles on teaching-related issues. He has also recently completed a book called For Deep Thinkers Only: How Culture Manipulates Your Reality.
John did his doctoral work at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where William W. Purkey was one of his professors.
Dr. Jim Mahoney
A long time educator and entrepreneur, Jim Mahoney has dedicated his life to bettering educational opportunities for all students, serving as a superintendent, principal, and teacher, as well as an adjunct professor at several Ohio universities. In 2001, he joined Battelle for Kids as the organization’s first executive director.
Today, Jim serves as the founder of RedBrick Hill, LLC, an educational consulting organization, and as an executive in residence for Ohio University, Voinovich School. Jim has made presentations throughout the United States, Canada, Ireland, and China. He also co-authored the book, Data-Driven Decisions and School Leadership: Best Practices for School Improvement and has had several articles printed in state and national publications.
Dr. Jenny Edwards
Dr. Jenny Edwards is on the faculty of two doctoral programs at Fielding Graduate University in Santa Barbara, CA: the School of Leadership Studies and the Infant and Early Childhood Development Program. She has taught at the elementary and middle school levels and has conducted studies on Cognitive Coaching. She is a trainer in Cognitive Coaching and the Adaptive Schools for Thinking Collaborative.
She has authored numerous articles, studies, and book chapters. Her most recent book is an edited volume with Dr. Sheila Gregory, titled Invitational Education and Practice in Higher Education: An International Perspective.
She presents on a variety of topics in French, Spanish, Italian, and English. In addition to her seminars in the United States, she has taught Cognitive Coaching in Italy, Mexico, and the Philippines and Adaptive Schools in Italy and Mexico.
Past IAIE Conferences
2018IAIE World Conference - Georgetown, Kentucky - directed by Kathy Fields
2017IAIE World Conference - Carlsbad, New Mexico - directed by Carlsbad Chamber of Commerce and Kim Arrington
2016IAIE World Conference - Lexington, Kentucky - directed by Angela Miller and Jeff Castle
2015IAIE World Conference - Long Island, New York - directed by Carol Brown and Michelle Levy
2014IAIE World Conference - Nashville, Tennessee – directed by Jane Allison
2013IAIE World Conference – Orlando, Florida – directed by Charles English
20122012 IAIE World Conference – Hong Kong, China – directed by Stephen Chu
2011IAIE World Conference – Richmond, Kentucky – directed by Jack Herlihy
2010IAIE World Conference – Columbus, Ohio – directed by Barb Hansen
2009IAIE World Conference – Rochester, New York – directed by Mary Connery
20082006 IAIE World Conference – Asheville, North Carolina – directed by Debbie Harmon
2007IAIE World Conference – Georgetown, Kentucky - directed by Dallas Blankenship
2006IAIE World Conference – Asheville, North Carolina – directed by Debbie Harmon
2005IAIE World Conference – Hong Kong, China – directed by Clio Chan
2004IAIE World Conference – Atlanta, Georgia – directed by Charlotte Reed
2003IAIE Leadership Institute – Cloudcroft, New Mexico – directed by Kate Asbill
2002IAIE World Conference - Kennesaw GA - directed by Betty Siegel
2001IAIE World Conference - Omaha, Nebraska - directed by Kent Mann
2000IAIE World Conference – Greensboro, NC - directed by Jeannette Gain
1999IAIE World Conference - Ottawa, Canada – directed by Harvey Smith
1998IAIE World Conference - Lexington, Kentucky – directed by Sue Bowen
1997IAIE World Conference - Virginia Beach, Virginia – directed by Jerry DeViney
1996IAIE World Conference - Virginia Beach, Virginia – directed by Jerry DeViney
1991IAIE World Conference- Baltimore, Maryland - directed by Don McBrien
1990IAIE World Conference - Orlando, Florida - directed by Bettie P. Spratt
1988IAIE World Conference - Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada – directed by John Novak
1987IAIE World Conference – Toronto, Canada – directed by Dean Fink
1986Graylyn Leadership Conference, Wake Forest University - directed by Don Russell
1985IAIE World Conference – Greensboro, North Carolina – directed by William Purkey
1984IAIE World Conference - Kennesaw, Georgia - directed by Betty Siegel
1982FIRST IAIE World Conference at Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA - directed by Bill Stafford