1.       The Call for Submissions is now open fo rthe second ILA Women and Leadership AffinityGroup (WLAG)international conference to be held on June 7-10, 2015 in Pacific Grove, California. This conference,Advancing Women in Leadership: Waves of Possibilities, will provide a criticalforum for bringing together scholars, practitioners, educators, and leaders todiscuss the latest research and best practices.  The four conference streams are:

·          Increasing Equality in Power and DecisionMaking

·          Advancing Leadership Development andEducation Worldwide

·          Helping Girls and Young Women Become Leaders

·          Advancing Women in Leadership

·          The deadline for submissions is October10, allowing you plenty of time to collaborate with others. We encourage you toget started right away, as the deadline will be here before we know it.

2.       Journal of Management Education Special Issue - Women’s Leadership Development Programs: Lessons Learned and New Frontiers: This special issue specifically addresseswomen’s leadership development programs, which have grown considerably inrecent years. The paper submission deadline is December 15, 2014 .

3.       Advancing Women and Leadership: Moving the Needle throughApplied Theory Building : We would like to invite you to submit a chapter proposal by August 15, 2014 foran upcoming book, Advancing Women and Leadership: Moving the Needle throughApplied Theory Building, to be edited by Dr. Julia Storberg-Walker of GeorgeWashington University (see the attached Call for Chapters). This volume is partof a new book series, “Women and Leadership: Research, Theory, and Practice,”being published to inform leadership scholars and practitioners. Thispublishing project represents a synergistic initiative involving theInternational Leadership Association (ILA), Information Age Publishing, andthree leadership scholars (Drs. Faith Wambura Ngunjiri, Susan R. Madsen, andKaren A. Longman); the series emerged from the expanding work of ILA’s Womenand Leadership Affinity Group. The first book in the series (Women andLeadership in Higher Education) will be released in September, the second(Women as Global Leaders) in Nov/Dec, and the third (Women and LeadershipAround t he World) in the spring of 2015.