INDA’s Leadership Conference was held at the Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, NC, USA.
INDA’s Leadership Conference was held at the Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, NC, USA.

INDA President Dave Rousse presented the awards at the conference 7-9 March 2016 at the Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, NC, USA, to: Edward (Ed) A. Vaughn, Ph.D. (posthumously), INDA Lifetime Technical Achievement Award; Robert (Bob) Dale, INDA Lifetime Service Award; and Gideon (Gidi) Krasny, INDA President’s Award.

The event combines INDA’s annual business meeting; a leadership conference with speakers presenting on areas to enhance economic, political and business performance understandings, and opportunities to network with fellow INDA members, INDA senior staff, and the Board of Directors and Executive Committee.

Members heard presentations from Dr. Gerald D. Bell, Founder and CEO of Bell Leadership Institute and Professor at the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School on “Great Leaders, Great Results,” and Tim Boyum, Capital Tonight Anchor for Time Warner Cable News on “State of the 2016 Race.”

INDA also announced the appointment of new members of its board of directors and executive committee for 2016.