Conferences

The Center for Leadership and Ethics hosts several conferences each year, with its staff assisting VMI departments in developing and offering relevant, dynamic events on a variety of topics. For information on conferences and symposia programming, information on scheduling Marshall Hall, handicapped accessibility and other assistance questions, contact  Derek Pinkham.

The Center is located in VMI's Marshall Hall, one of the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality's Virginia Green Convention and Conference Centers

  • 5th Annual STEM Conference:  October 4-5, 2016
  • 7th Leadership Conference (moves to the fall!)  November 2-3, 2016

Oct. 6-7, 2015 - Hands-On STEM: Technology and Integrated Project Based Learning

Oct. 26, 2015 - 2nd Class Lecture by Dr. Paul Hebert '68 Fall 2015 Floyd D. Gottwald Jr., '43 Visiting Professor of Leadership and Ethics
@ 11:05 - 12:15 p.m. in Gillis Theater of Marshall Hall

Nov. 2, 2015 - Ray Kelly - H.B. Johnson Jr., '26 Distinguished Lecture Series Speaker
@ 11:05 - 12:15 p.m. in Gillis Theater of Marshall Hall - FREE and open to the public

Dec. 11-12, 2015 - Biennial Seiziémistes of the Mid-Atlantic Conference - Academic Conference Hosted by VMI

Mar. 7-8, 2016 - 6th Annual VMI Leadership Conference:  ‘Ethical Dilemmas in the Digital Age’

Apr. 5-7, 2016 - 27th Annual Environment Virginia Symposium:  'Virginia's Environment:  Change, Challenge and Opportunity'

Apr. 8-9, 2016 - Virginia State Science & Engineering Fair - hosted by VMI

April 16, 2016 - Anatomy of a War Experience: Vietnam, 1967-1968 – Tet and the Turning Point [External Event held by The Norman Lane Junior Memorial Project - please visit organizer's website for more information here]

30 Apr – 1 May - Virginia Humanities Conference "Survival of the Humanities in a Technological World" -Academic Conference hosted by VMI

June 5-7, 2016 - "Inverse Problems" Applied Mathematics Conference - Academic Conference hosted by VMI

26th Annual Environment Virginia 'Making Connections:  Environmental Quality, Health and Prosperity'
2015 Environment Virginia program
March 31 - April 2, 2015

2015 Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair
2015 VSSEF program
March 18, 2015

2015 Leadership Conference 'Honor in Service:  Leaders Responding to the needs of Our Time'
2015 Leadership Conference program
March 10-11, 2015

The Enduring Legacy:  Leadership and National Security Affairs During the Ronald Reagan Era
2014 The Enduring Legacy program
3-4 November 2014 

2014 VMI STEM Education Conference
7-8 October 2014

25th Annual Environment Virginia Symposium
2014 Environment Virginia program
8 - 10 April 2014

2014 VMI Leadership Conference
25 February 2014

2014 VMI Honor Summit
23 - 24 February 2014 

2013 VMI STEM Education Conference
8 - 9 October 2013

24th Annual Environment Virginia Symposium
2013 Environment Virginia program
9 - 11 April 2013

2013 Virginia State Science and Engineering Fair
6 April 2013

2013 VMI Leadership Conference: Building and Strengthening Honor Codes
4 - 5 March 2013

SRAPPA 2012 - Connections
13 - 16 October 2012 

VASCAN
9 - 10 October 2012

2012 STEM Education Conference
1-3 October 2012

23rd Annual Environment Virginia Symposium 
2012 Environment Virginia program
10 - 12 April 2012

2012 VMI Leadership Conference: Cheating, Lying and Honor in America's High Schools, Colleges and Universities 
5 - 6 March 2012

The Eagle and the Dragon in Africa: Sustainability and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa 
3 - 4 November 2011

The Virginia Wounded Warrior Program 
Wounded Warrior conference program
9 August 2011

22nd Annual Environment Virginia Symposium
5 - 7 April 2011 

711 AD-2011: East Meets West
23 - 25 March 2011

2010 VMI Leadership Conference: Answering the Nation's Call for Leaders of Character
4 - 6 October 2010 

77th Annual Meeting of the Society for Military History
20 - 23 May 2010

21st Annual Environment Virginia Symposium
6 - 8 April 2010 

George C. Marshall: Servant of the American Nation
23 - 24 October 2009

4th Annual Commonwealth of Virginia Energy Symposium (COVES)
7 - 8 October 2009

The Citizen Soldier: Defender of the Homeland
17 - 19 September 2009