Leadership & Empowerment Conference

In 2011, Detroit Chapter of NABA hosted its first Annual Leadership and Empowerment Conference (NL&EC). Mrs. Betty Maple, retired Partner from Deloitte and Lifetime Professional Member of our Chapter is the founder of the NL&EC.

NL&EC Purpose - Why is it Important?
NL&EC is filled with practical advice from highly successful and insightful speakers. This Conference was created to address the core competencies needed to effectively manage organizations and complex programs as well as the leadership skills professionals need to be successful within our quickly changing business environments.

Who Should Attend the NL&EC?

NL&EC is designed for professionals who:
  • Want to strengthen their management skills and advance their career
  • Are preparing for, or pursuing a leadership career track
  • Are interested in boosting their leadership potential and career trajectory
Register and Pay Registration Fee Online

The 2018 NL&EC that was scheduled for May 18, 2018 has been cancelled. Please check back in February 2019 for details on how to register and pay registration fees for the 2019 Conference.

Please send a note to if you have questions about the registration process or would like to volunteer to assist with planning and coordinating the NL&EC.

How to Register by Mail
Download the complete conference brochure and registration form below to register for 2018 NL&EC by mail. Please e-mail your registration form to or mail it to the address noted on the registration form.