June 2020

Adaptive Leadership in the Face of Crisis

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Status: Advanced online registration is now closed. Please contact Jennifer Chan at [email protected] for inquiries.
Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Time: Registration/Log-In: 12:50 PM–1:00 PM
Webinar: 1:00 PM–1:30 PM
Location: Webinar
Presenter: Adel Gamar
CEO and Co-Founder, GLG Ltd.
Credit: 0.5 Informal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Free

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Contact: Jennifer Chan | Senior Professional Development Coordinator
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Email: [email protected]
The Adaptive Leadership framework is a practical toolkit that helps executives, teams, and organizations adapt and thrive in complex, rapidly changing environments. At its core, the framework assists in providing leaders the insights and resilience to become more effective by engaging others in challenging work, particularly when facing complex organizational or interpersonal challenges. This webinar will focus on how adaptive leadership can help individuals and organizations learn anew and thrive during this crisis period.


  • Adaptive Leadership Framework: Three Concepts
  • Resilience
  • Instilling Inspiration and Hope

Target Audience

All Engineers and Geoscientists BC registrants. Session is also applicable for non-registrants.


Adel Gamar

CEO and Co-Founder, GLG Ltd.

Adel Gamar is CEO and Co-Founder of GLG Ltd., a boutique firm specializing in adaptive leadership, organizational strategy, and change management. He is driven to forge effective collaborations among business, government, and non-profit sectors while creating lasting and impactful solutions. Over the course of his career, Adel has advised senior leaders of Fortune 500 companies, non-profit organizations, and governments worldwide. He served as Education Specialist at UNESCO and Policy Fellow at Harvard Law School. While at Harvard, Adel taught adaptive leadership and negotiation. He currently teaches leadership and collaboration at UBC Sauder Executive Education.

Adel holds an MPA from Harvard and a B.Ed. from the University of Calgary. He currently serves on the boards of Douglas College (Vice-Chair) and Boston-based Knovva Academy.

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