IOA 12th Annual ConferenceMinneapolis Marriott City Center

April 24 – 26
The International Ombudsman Association is hosting their 12th annual conference. This year's theme is designed to help attendees increase awareness, knowledge and skills in order to become more effective catalysts for change within their organizations.

Sherwood B. Winslow, MD Distinguished LectureshipWestern Michigan University

April 25 – 26
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is a collaboration involving Western Michigan University and Kalamazoo's two teaching hospitals, Borgess Health and Bronson Healthcare.

Adaptive Action Conflict Lab: Dialogue Across DifferenceCarondelet Center | Minneapolis, MN

April 27
This course is essential for organizational and community leaders working through conflict situations where difference is pulling individuals and teams apart.

Roffey Park Institute's OD Masterclass SeriesRoffey Park Institute | Horsham, West Sussex UK

May 2
As leaders how do we discern what’s going on around us and decide on a response? How do we connect with others to create effective collaborations?

Summer Peacebuilding InstituteHarrisonburg, VA

May 18 – 26
EMU offers rigorous academic study at the undergraduate, graduate and seminary level.

AMEE 2017 HelsinkiHelsinki, Finland

August 26 – 30
The Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE) is a worldwide organisation with members in 90 countries on five continents. Members include teachers, educators, researchers, administrators, curriculum developers, deans, assessors, students and trainees in medicine and the healthcare professions.

AEA - Evaluation 2017Washington, DC

November 6 – 11
During Evaluation 2017, explore four ways that our community can learn from evaluation to create better practices and outcomes. Evaluation is dependent on learning from each other and putting theory into action.

Quarterly Virtual Mini-ConferencesOnline

Starting with the HSD Institute Annual meeting in March, each quarter we host the HSD Institute Virtual Mini-Conference, highlighting the work of HSD Professionals from around the globe.

Live Virtual WorkshopsOnline

Glenda Eoyang, founder of the field of HSD, hosts free, online webinars every month. Covering topics from health care to education reform to world peace, she draws on current events, global opportunities and concerns, and local actions. You will be invited to stand in inquiry about some of today’s most salient and intractable questions.

Custom Design LabOnline or in person, wherever you are . . .

Your intractable problems are one-of-a-kind. Your people are special. Your industry is transforming. Your market is shifting. Your challenges are wicked. Consultants make assumptions, give advice, and leave the work to you. Training takes too much time, and is often not relevant or useful.

HSDP Professional Certification

Extend your personal and professional network and join an active community of practice when you become a certified HSD Professional.

  • One month of online engagement, followed by . . .
  • Five days of in-person learning, followed by . . . 
  • Two months of online support and practice. 
  • Learning Group and Praxis Partner to support your learning
  • Lifetime membership in the HSD Associate network