DATES: MARCH 19 - 23, 2018      
         
VENUE: ILI Headquarters, Washington, D.C., USA      
         
TUITION: $1995      
         

 

 

 

 

 

Overview

 

This course empowers participants to become effective leaders and managers in the international development context. International development work involves multi-stakeholder cooperation and delivery in challenging environments. We designed this course to target governments from developing countries as well as practitioners in the international development community. The course tailors leadership and management training as it pertains to the public service sector and public sector reform. The skill set that needs to be developed includes leadership and decision-making, organizational management, human capital development, accountability and reporting standards, navigating through political waters, and effective communications.

 

Course Outline

Leading Teams and Organizations

  • Developing personal leadership competencies: self awareness; courage; vision; strategic and analytical thinking; learning agility; decisiveness; energy; results driven; credibility; influence; communication
  • Planning for and achieving team and organizational results
  • Building and maintaining relationships
  • Recognizing human potential and delegating appropriately
  • Building diversity
  • Fostering innovation
  • Handling risks, changes, complications and conflicts
  • Coaching and appraisal
  • Commitment to continuous improvement
  • Cultural adaptation

 

Managing Teams and Organizations

Team and organizational management skills in respect to change, communication, conflict, constraint, crisis, decision, finances, human resources, information, operations, perception, performance, process, projects and programs, quality, resources, risk, skills, and strategy

Leadership and Management in International Development Work

  • Meeting donor and other key stakeholder requirements
  • Building strong relationships with strategic partners
  • Executing in challenging political environments
  • Working with limited resources
  • Institutionalizing open and participatory communication channels

Course Advisors

Kim Phan is the Executive Director of the International Law Institute, where she oversees all of ILI’s practice areas. Ms. Phan also serves as the Project Director of all ILI projects with various donors and has worked on projects in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Vietnam, China, the Philippines, Mauritius, Angola, Honduras, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Egypt, Bangladesh and the APEC region. Prior to joining ILI, she worked at the U.S. Embassy in Manila/Office of the U.S. Commercial Liaison to the Asian Development Bank where she served as the United States – Asia Environmental Partnership Liaison to the Asian Development Bank. She has a Masters in the Study of Law from Northwestern University Law School and a B.A. from Allegheny College with a focus in Nuclear Warfare Strategy. Ms. Phan is the immediate past President of the Board of the Friends of the Law Library of Congress.

Greg Swanson has over 30 years of experience serving as a senior executive and officer in both private industry and international development consulting agencies. He has extensive business development, HR, marketing, policy, and strategy formulation experience. He has worked in the U.S., Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and the Caribbean and has served as a Senior Director with various donor projects, countries, and partners.

The International Law Institute conducts a series of training programs annually. Programs offered in 2018 are listed below. Program content specializes in legal, economic, management, legislative and governance matters and is geared for government officials, academics, legal and other private sector professionals.

Our seminars are presented at our headquarters in Washington, D.C.

[In addition to those programs listed below, ILI conducts approximately 10 customized private programs yearly, held either in Washington, D.C. or abroad for governments, funding agencies and other organizations with special training needs and schedules.] See Special Programs

 

DATE     
               
TITLE TUITION    
NOTE
FEB 26 - MAR 16
INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC PROCUREMENT $5950
FEB 26 - MAR 2
PROCUREMENT FOR POLICY MAKERS $1995 New Program
MAR 5 - MAR 9
E-GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT $1995 New Program
MAR 19 - MAR 23 LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
$1995
MAR 26
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MAR 30
NEGOTIATIONS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
$1995
MAR 19 - MAR 30
Combined: LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT, AND NEGOTIATIONS IN DEVELOPMENT $3950
APR 2
- APR 6 FIDIC CONTRACTS $1995 New Program
ARR 2 - APR 13 PROJECT PREPARATION, ANALYSIS, FEASIBILITY, AND FINANCING  $3950  
APR 2 - APR 13
PROJECT DEVELOPMENT FOR POWER AND RENEWABLE ENERGY $3950 New Program
APR 16 - APR 27 INTERNATIONAL PROCUREMENT OF CONSULTING SERVICES $3950 New Program
APR 30 - MAY 4 UNDERSTANDING, DRAFTING, AND NEGOTIATING CONTRACTS $1995 New Program
APR 30 - MAY 4 CROSS BORDER INSOLVENCY: IMPACT AND STRATEGIES $1995 POSTPONED
MAY 7 - MAY 11 FINANCE IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT - FOUNDATIONS
$1995 New Program
MAY 7 - MAY 18 FINANCE IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
$3950 New Program
MAY 21 - JUN 1
ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION $3950
JUN 4
- JUN 8 ANTITRUST AND COMPETITION LAWS: FOUNDATIONS AND NEW DEVELOPMENTS
$1995 New Program
JUN 4
- JUN 15 CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION
$3950
JUN 18 - JUN 29
WORKSHOP ON LEGISLATIVE DRAFTING $3950
JUL 9 - JUL 20 PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS AND INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCE  $3950
JUL 9 - JUL 20 PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS AND INFRASTRUCTURE FINANCE (FOR LAWYERS) $3950  
JUL 9 - JUL 20 CANCELLED  - ACHIEVING FOOD SECURITY THROUGH PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS $3950 New Program
JUL 16
- JUL 27
LEGAL ENGLISH AND LEGAL WRITING $1900
JUL 30
- AUG 10 ORIENTATION IN THE U.S. LEGAL SYSTEM; AND BUSINESS LAW $2600
JUL 16 - AUG 10 Combined: LEGAL ENGLISH & ORIENTATION - For foreign lawyers and students
$3995
JUL 30 - AUG 3 THE FAIR AND EFFECTIVE TRIAL JUDGE: METHODS & TECHNIQUES $1995 New Program
JUL 30 - AUG 10 JUDICIAL, COURT, AND CASE MANAGEMENT FOR JUDGES
$3950
JUL 30 - AUG 10 COURT AND CASE ADMINISTRATION FOR COURT ADMINISTRATORS $3950
AUG 6
- AUG 10 EFFECTIVE PROSECUTION OF FINANCIAL CRIMES, HUMAN TRAFFICKING, AND CYBERCRIME $1995
AUG 20 - AUG 24 WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT $1995  
AUG 20 - AUG 24 LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT $1995
AUG 27 - AUG 31 NEGOTIATIONS IN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT $1995
AUG 20 - AUG 31 Combined: LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT, AND NEGOTIATIONS IN DEVELOPMENT $3950
SEP 3 - SEP 14 COUNTRY PROCUREMENT SYSTEMS, AND PROCUREMENT AUDITS $3950 New Program 
SEP 3 - SEP 21 INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC PROCUREMENT $5950
SEP 3 - SEP 21
PROCUREMENT INTEGRITY: PREVENTION, INVESTIGATION, AND PROSECUTION OF FRAUD
$5950 New Program
SEP 24 - OCT 5 LEGISLATIVE STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT $3950
SEP 24 - OCT 5 PROJECT MONITORING AND EVALUATION $3950
OCT 8 - OCT 12 CAPITAL MARKETS: FOUNDATIONS OF DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION $2500
OCT 8 - OCT 19 CAPITAL MARKETS: DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATION $4450
OCT 8 - OCT 19 ADVANCED LEGISLATIVE DRAFTING $3950
OCT 22 - OCT 26 CONTRACT DRAFTING IN ENGLISH $1995  
OCT 22
- NOV 2 PROJECT MANAGEMENT -  CANCELLED
$3950 New Date
OCT 22 - NOV 2 ADVANCED OIL, GAS, POWER, AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY    -  CANCELLED $3950
OCT 22
- NOV 2 CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION
$3950
NOV 5 - NOV 9 FOUNDATIONS OF ADVANCED ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION $1995
NOV 5 - NOV 16 ADVANCED ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION $3950
NOV 5 - NOV 16 GOVERNANCE & ANTICORRUPTION METHODS: EFFECTIVE POLICY & ENFORCEMENT $3950
NOV 12 - NOV 16 PROJECT FINANCE TECHNIQUES: APPLICATIONS & RECENT DEVELOPMENTS - CANCELLED $1995
NOV 26 - NOV 30 PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS FINANCIAL AND RISK ANALYSIS $1995
NOV 26
- NOV 30 FUNDAMENTALS OF INVESTOR-STATE ARBITRATION
$1995
NOV 26 -  DEC 7 INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT TREATIES AND INVESTOR-STATE ARBITRATION $3950
NOV 26 - NOV 30 MULTILATERAL AND REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS $1995 New Program
 DEC 3 -  DEC 7 THE TRADE FACILITATION AGREEMENT & OTHER IMPORTANT CUSTOMS ISSUES $1995 New Program
NOV 26 -  DEC 7 Combined: MULTILATERAL AND REGIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS, AND THE TRADE FACILITATION AGREEMENT & OTHER IMPORTANT CUSTOMS ISSUES $3950 New Program

 

 * Tablet Option - (Apple IPad® 9.7" or IPad® Pro 10.5"), if a participant opts in for a Tablet Option then the tuition will be increased by $530.00 for an IPad® 9.7", or by $890.00 for an IPad® Pro 10.5".

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ILI and ILI-ACLE are hosting an ILI Kenya Alumni reception and training on Leadership and Management at the Stanley Sarova Hotel Nairobi on Tuesday, August 9, 2016

ILI and ILI-ACLE are hosting an ILI Tanzania Alumni reception and training on Leadership and Negotiations at the Dar Es Salaam Serena on Thursday, August 11, 2016

ILI and ILI-ACLE are hosting an ILI Uganda Alumni reception and training on Leadership and Negotiations at the ILI-ACLE in Kampala on Wednesday, August 17, 2016

 

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Dear Colleague:

We are pleased to announce the 2017 Seminar Schedule for the International Law Institute (ILI). ILI offers training to assist government officials, practitioners and the private sector in finding solutions to the legal and economic challenges faced by developing nations and emerging economies. Participants are exposed to the best practices in good governance, management, and transparency standards that will give them the tools to improve the performance of government agencies, promote public accountability in government and achieve economic growth. More than 32,000 participants, from 186 countries, have been trained by ILI and its global affiliates. We invite you to nominate appropriate candidates to participate in the following seminars to be held at our Washington, D.C. headquarters.

ILI organizes special seminars and conferences in the ILI facilities and abroad. ILI also partners with many renowned organizations to co-sponsor other events which contribute to the promotion of the rule of law and international development.


If you are interested in applying for, or nominating a colleague to attend one of our seminars, please contact us at +1-202-247-6006 or by email at
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We look forward to hearing from you.

Sincerely,

Chairman's Signature

Don Wallace, Jr.
Chairman

 

2017 SEMINAR SCHEDULE


 
 
   

ABOUT ILI

The International Law Institute, a non-profit educational and training institute based in Washington DC, is a leading provider of training and technical assistance related to governance, project management, public private partnerships, legislative drafting, and public administration. Established in 1955, originally as part of Georgetown University, ILI has a long-standing track record of assisting emerging economies and developing countries in achieving economic growth through sound governance and legal infrastructure.

ILI Centers of Expertise:

  • Center for Public Procurement Law and Policy
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Center
  • International Investment Law Center
  • International Trade Law Center
  • Private Investment in Infrastructure Center
  • Center for Comparative Legislative Management
  • International Judicial Academy


Chairman: Professor Don Wallace, Georgetown University Law Center
Executive Director: Kim Phan
Director of Programs: Gerhard Botha


International Law Institute
Fostering Prosperity Through the Rule of Law
1055 Thomas Jefferson St., NW Suite M-100 Washington, DC 20007
Tel: 202.247.6006 Fax: 202.247.6010 Website:
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DATES: DEC 5-9, 2016 & MAY 1-5, 2017
   
       
TUITION: $1995    
       

 

 

Overview

This seminar follows an integrated approach by focusing on enhancing expertise in drafting contracts and strengthening negotiation skills. To emphasize practical learning, the seminar provides opportunities to engage in various drafting and negotiation exercises, developed by experts in the field. This seminar is designed for both lawyers who will be drafting and negotiating contracts for their clients and for officials who will be negotiating, drafting, and implementing contracts.

Course Outline

 

  • Overview of contract law, including purchase orders, requests for proposals, contract formation and contract interpretation; Professional agreements versus construction contracts; Contract pricing and scope; Review of standard language including insurance requirements, indemnification, liquidated damages, third-party rights, suspension and termination
  • Discussion of dispute resolution, including arbitration versus litigation, jurisdiction, choice of law, and remedies
  • Analysis of approaches to negotiation
  • Analysis of positions, interests, options and developing techniques and skills
  • Exploration of power and cultural dynamics • Examination of how to deal with difficult negotiators and overcoming impasse.

 

Course Advisor

Gail Kelley is a professional engineer as well as a practicing attorney. Her practice focuses on drafting and negotiation of construction contracts and design agreements for both public and private projects, with a specific focus on review and negotiation of design agreements and financing documents for insurability concerns. She also participates in the negotiation of settlement agreements. Ms. Kelley has over 30 years of experience in all aspect of design, construction and development. She has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Cornell University, an M.S. in Construction Management from MIT, and a JD from Washington College of Law. She is the author of “Construction Law: An Introduction for Engineers, Architects and Contractors”.

Gerhard Botha is Director of Programs at ILI. Previously, he worked for the World Bank as a senior sector specialist in legal and judicial reform and private and financial sector development. Mr. Botha specialized in labour/employment law and relations, conflict resolution and negotiation, both in private practice and within a large corporate environment in Southern Africa. He has over 30 years experience in legal and labour relations practice, and in international development. Mr. Botha holds B.A. and LL.B. degrees from the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa, an LL.M degree in Labor Law from the University of South Africa and an LL.M focusing on labour/ employment law and Alternate Dispute Resolution, from the George Washington University Law School in Washington DC.