Apply to the 2018 Leadership Exchange

Join the Exchange to build connections with fellow business, civic, and government leaders and to learn what’s happening in Seattle that can inform your work and the Philadelphia region.

This year, the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia is taking the Leadership Exchange to Seattle!

Now in its 13th year, the program has an established track record of exposing participants to new insights and ideas; forging connection across sectors and industries; and strengthening a community of leaders who are shaping Greater Philadelphia’s future.

Who should participate?

Participation in the Leadership Exchange is a competitive process with a goal of representing the geographic, demographic, sector, and industry diversity in the region. To be eligible, applicants must live and/or work in the Philadelphia region and serve in a leadership role in a business, nonprofit, or government organization.

When is it?

September 30 - October 3 at the Westin Seattle in Seattle, WA.

What is on the program agenda?

Participants will hear from Seattle’s top business and civic leaders and get a first-hand look at some of the most exciting and innovative developments in the region. Seattle is experience rapid and exciting growth that is changing the region and creating great opportunities as well as real challenges. We’ll dive into a wide range of issues including regional economic development, homelessness, transportation, growth management, housing affordability, arts and culture, and more.

How do I apply?

The application is available at through May 8. Fees for 2018 are $2000 for organizations with annual revenues under $10 million and government agencies and $3000 for organizations with annual revenues over $10 million.