PROGRAM AND MEETING INFORMATION

First International Conference on Graduate Coaching Education: Theory, Research, and Practice
Thursday, March 27 (5pm) to Friday, March 28, 2014
Menlo College, Silicon Valley, California
Deadline for Pre-registration is February 28, 2014

Thursday March 27

5pm            Reception            Russell Center

Meet the participants, presenters and conference committee members (Pauline Fatien, Ph.D. - Menlo College, CA (USA) / IAE Lyon (France), Mark Federman, Ph.D. - Adler (Canada), Irene Stein, Ph.D. – University of the Rockies (USA)

Friday March 28

8.45am

Welcome             Russell Center

John Bennett, Ph.D., PCC, BCC - McColl School of Business, Queens University of Charlotte, NC (USA)

9.00am

Paper session 1: Praxis in Coach Education

  • Thinking like a Professional: The Impact of Graduate Coach Education - Francine Campone, Ed.D., MCC, MAC - Fielding Graduate University, CA (USA)
  • Education vs. Practice in Coaching – Seamless Connection or Discontinuity? - Jeremy Ridge, Ph.D. - APECS (UK)
  • Building Assurance of Learning for Executive Coach Education: A Case Study - John Bennett, Ph.D., PCC, BCC - McColl School of Business, Queens University of Charlotte, NC (USA)

10.30am

Break and Poster Session

  • Coaching KSAOs [Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other characteristics] integrative literature review - Kent Blumberg, PCC - University of Phoenix/Louisiana State University, (USA)

11.00am

Paper session 2: Complexities in Coach Education

  • Educating Executive Coaches to Multiple Agendas within the Triangular Relationship: Issues and Opportunities-  Dima Louis - Grenoble Ecole de management (Lebanon/France) and Pauline Fatien Diochon, PhD - Menlo College, CA (USA) / IAE Lyon (France)
  • Building Cross-Cultural Coaching Competence: essay for the first steps - Alexandra Barosa Pereira, PCC - ABP Corporate Coaching (Portugal)

12.noon

Lunch            Fireside Lounge

1.30pm

Panel: The Role of Technique in Coach Education

  • Developing Extraordinary Talent with the Change of Beliefs - Guillermo Mendoza - Impact Coaching Solutions (USA)/ ICC (UK) and Lauren Salomon, PhD – People Advantage (USA)
  • Train as you coach! Be what you teach … thanks to Socrates maieutics - Florentin Roche, Ph.D. – FR-Coach (France)
  • The effectiveness of group coaching: virtual or face-to-face- Pam Van Dyke, PhD - Van Dyke Resource Group, LLC, TX (USA)

3.00pm

Break

3.30pm

The Coaching World Café - Conversation on Coaching Graduate Education

5.00pm

Wrap-up

5.20pm

End of Conference

6.15pm

Optional Dinner "Trellis Restaurant" 1077 El Camino Real, Menlo Park