Why Humble Inquiry is more important than ever in today's world
Edgar and Peter Schein
Special ODN Lifetime Achievement Award Presenter Edgar Schein
Live via zoom meeting.
In February of 2021 Edgar and Peter Schein will publish a new edition of Humble Inquiry. Come join us for a dialogue with a legend in the field or Organization Development on their new book and why Humble Inquiry is needed today more than ever. The conversation will cover basics from the book plus answers to the questions you want to ask Edgar and Peter. Chris Crosby, the President of the board of the Pacific Northwest Organization Development Network will moderate the event.
Do not miss this unique opportunity to spend an evening with Edgar and Peter Schein.
About Your Presenters
Ed Schein is Professor Emeritus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Sloan School of Management. He was educated at the University of Chicago, Stanford University, and Harvard University, where he received his Ph.D. in Social Psychology. He worked at the Walter Reed Institute of Research for four years and then joined MIT, where he taught until 2005. He has published extensively-- Organizational Psychology, 3d Ed. (1980), Process Consultation Revisited (1999), career dynamics (Career Anchors, 4th ed. With John Van Maanen, 2013), Organizational Culture and Leadership, 4th Ed. (2010), The Corporate Culture Survival Guide, 2d Ed., (2009), a cultural analysis of Singapore's economic miracle (Strategic Pragmatism, 1996), and Digital Equipment Corp.'s rise and fall (DEC is Dead; Long Live DEC, 2003).
He is the 2009 recipient of the Distinguished Scholar-Practitioner Award of the Academy of Management, the 2012 recipient of the Life Time Achievement Award from the International Leadership Association, the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award in Organization Development from the International OD Network, and has an Honorary Doctorate from the IEDC Bled School of Management in Slovenia.
Peter Schein is a strategy consultant in Silicon Valley. He provides help to start-ups and expansion-phase technology companies.
Peter’s expertise draws on over twenty years of industry experience in marketing and corporate development at technology pioneers. In his early career he developed new products and services at Pacific Bell and Apple Computer, Inc. (including eWorld and Newton). He led product marketing efforts at Silicon Graphics Inc., Concentric Network Corporation (XO Communications), and Packeteer (BlueCoat). He developed a deep experience base and passion for internet infrastructure as the Web era dawned in the mid-1990s.
Peter was educated at Stanford University (BA Social Anthropology, Honors and Distinction) and Northwestern University (Kellogg MBA, Marketing and Information Management, Top Student in Information Management), and the USC Marshall School of Business Center For Effective Organizations (HCEO Certificate, 2017).COST:
$20 Members rate
$20 Partners organization rate
$25 Non members rate$15 Student/Senior rate
6:00 – 6:30 pm Join on Zoom, gather and network
6:30 – 8:00 pm Presentation
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