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BC Health Leaders Conference - 2015 Speakers

(Cette conférence est disponible en anglais seulement.)

Full Program | Day One | Day Two | Keynote & Plenary Speakers

Peter Senge, Ph.D.

Senior lecturer at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and
founding chair of the Society for Organizational Learning

Dr. Peter Senge
is a senior lecturer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is also founding chair of the Society for Organizational Learning (SoL), a global community of corporations, researchers, and consultants dedicated to the “interdependent development of people and their institutions."

Dr. Senge is the author of the widely acclaimed book, The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of The Learning Organization (1990), he is a co-author of The Fifth Discipline Fieldbook: Strategies and Tools for Building a Learning Organization (1994), The Dance of Change: The Challenges to Sustaining Momentum in Learning Organizations (1990) as wekk as a fieldbook on education that was published in September 2000 and his new book, Presence: Human Purpose and the Field of the Future .

Dr. Senge has lectured throughout the world. His areas of special interest focus on decentralizing the role of leadership in organizations so as to enhance the capacity of all people to work productively towards common goals.

John Dehart

Co-Founder and CEO of Nurse Next Door Home Care Services

John Dehart
is the Co-Founder and CEO of Nurse Next Door Home Care Services, and under his leadership, has built the company into one of Canada’s most successful healthcare brands, with over 90 locations North America wide.John was awarded the Ernst & Young Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 2006, named  to the Top 40 Under 40 list and has led Nurse Next Door to many prestigious business awards  including being named Top Culture in Canada, one of Canada’s Top 10 Employers and recently named Canada’s Smartest Company in 2013 by Profit Magazine.

John speaks throughout the world on building culture, and lectures at prestigious Universities across North America including regular appearances at Cornell University and M.I.T.John is a graduate of Cornell University, lives in Vancouver with his wife Gayla and two daughters,  Aja and Daisy, and runs up mountains for fun.