LEADERSHIP AND COACHING

First national coaching conference with international participation
Part of ICF ON TOUR: Coaching Beyond Boundaries

PROGRAM

30th of September, 2015

Leadership and Coaching
In Bulgarian and English with simultaneous translation

09.30-10.00 Opening ceremony

Opening ceremony

Moderator: Vladimir Borachev, Associate Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria

Lisa Bloom, Professional Certified Coach

MY STORY: “About the leader who…”

10.00-11.00 Keynote 1: “Leadership and coaching”

Keynote 1: “Leadership and coaching”

John Blakey, Professional Certified Coach

“Coaching is Bigger than Coaching

We believe that coaching is bigger than coaching; that it is part of a trend to re-invent the skills, behaviours and attitudes of business leaders to meet the diverse challenges of the 21st century environment. Our style of executive coaching recognises that business leaders need both support and challenge to recognise these emerging trends and to respond to them effectively…”

“From Commander to Coach”

  • Training to command – I want to show you how clever I am
  • The moment of truth – taking the red pill
  • Training to coach – I want to show you how clever you are
  • “Trust in power” vs. “the power of trust”

11.30-13.00 Panel discussion 1: “Building coaching culture in organizations”

Panel discussion 1: “Building coaching culture in organizations”

Moderator: Dr. Kiril Kalev, Associate Certified Coach, President of ICF Bulgaria

MY STORY 1:

Séverine Jourdain, Professional Certified Coach, Head of coaching Nestlé Group

Coaching-from Bulgaria to the world…

13.00-14.00 Lunch & networking

Lunch & networking

14.00-15.30 Panel discussion 2: “Coaching for business leaders and entrepreneurship, EU funding”

Panel discussion 2: “Coaching for business leaders and entrepreneurship, Talent head hunting and talent management; EU funding”

Moderator: Lidiya Shouleva, Certified Executive Coach, ICF Bulgaria

MY STORY 2:

Dr.Ernst Bechine, Master Certified Coach, ICF Switzerland

„On the road to entrepreneurship“:

  • How did people successfully walk this road in reality and what
  • was most helpful for them?
  • What can we learn from this when being in the situation or as
  • coaches supporting other on this road?

Panel:

16.00-18.00 Keynote 2: Coaching Excellence

Keynote 2: “Coaching excellence”

Sue Coyne – ICF Professional Certified Coach

“Growing Sustainably Effective Leaders”

  • This session challenges us to find a 21st century view of leadership. It inspires the audience to become leaders of their own lives and create the balance that supports sustainability. It engages them in thinking about how in the context of emerging global trends affecting organizations they can play their part in creating the conditions for everyone to thrive.
  • In this session you will be inspired to create the conditions that enable you to thrive so that you can make your difference through enabling others to thrive too. Thriving means being successful in all aspects of your life, not just at work. You will engage in an exploration of the definition of success that enables organizations and the individuals in them to be sustainably effective.

Learning outcomes:

  • Sharing new information, trends, latest thinking from neuroscience, experiencing new approaches, catalyzing change

19.30 Dinner & networking

Dinner & networking

1st of October, 2015

HR development and coaching
In Bulgarian and English with NO official translation

09:00 - 10.00 Challenging Coaching

Challenging Coaching 

John Blakey, Professional Certified Coach “Going beyond traditional coaching to face the FACTS “ & Book presentation”

Challenging Coaching – Going beyond traditional coaching to face the FACTS

  • FACTS is a tool for helping coaches challenge others courageously and compassionately. John connects with his audience using a compelling mix of psychological models, board-level leadership experience and practical case studies.
  • This session will give participants immediate tips and take-aways that will transform their coaching impact, particularly for those working at board level in large, complex organizations.
  • After the session the participants will have access to all the learning resources at www.challengingcoaching.co.uk including the free self-assessment questionnaire on their challenging coaching skills – see http://challengingcoaching.co.uk/coaching-resources/

Learning outcomes:

  • Participants will experience a new approach to coaching (FACTS coaching) based on a rigorous and well-researched model (challenging coaching). They will learn how this approach integrates with the existing ICF core competencies. They will be challenged to re-assess their own coaching and identify how to enhance their coaching impact.

10.00-12.00 Focus session 1: Coaching skills – training and development (workshops)

Focus session 1: Coaching skills – training and development

Мoderator: Veslava Popova, Associate Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria

“Coaching trainings, ICF accreditation”

MY STORY 3:

Mila Karamfilova: “Coaching in the hospitality business sector”

  • Nadejda Mihaylova, Representative of the general sponsors OD & M consulting and ERICKSON International “Modern programs for coaching training, ICF approved”
  • Silviya Todorova, “Developing self-awareness in coaching”
  • Mariya Staykova, Associate Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria; Neda Alkalay Associate Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria  “Mentoring in coaching”
  • Kiril Kalev, “Coaching and supervision”
  • Daniela Aneva, Professional Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria “How to use coaching in the organizations – from the HR perspective”

12.00-13.00 Lunch & networking

Lunch & networking

13.00-15.00 Focus session 2: My coaching business development, marketing of coaching services (workshops)

Focus session 2: My coaching business development, marketing of coaching services

Moderator: Daniela Aneva, Professional Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria

Lisa Bloom, Professional Certified Coach

MY STORY: Business Story Mastery – how to attract clients & build your coaching business

Business Story Mastery – how to attract clients & build your coaching business

  • So many coaches struggle with the marketing and sales side of their business. They are talented and experienced coaches yet struggle to get enough clients. The truth is, it’s not enough to be good at what you do, you need to be able to talk about it in a way that inspires and attracts potential clients. This session introduces ground-breaking techniques to –
    – connect with people and attract them to work with you
    – convert random events into profit-making opportunities that will seriously increase your income.
  • In this session we will explore ways to transform the profitability of your business while discovering more creativity and inspiration in the way you get things done.  As a result, you will fee more confidence, ease and freedom and get much better results!

Learning outcomes:

  • Experience a new approach, share their own expertise and connect profoundly with other coaches, encourage creativity in business building and learning to cope with challenges and how to find clients and spread their influence
    The attendees will deepen their experience and knowledge of the story coach approach to building a viable coaching business, solid tools to attract clients and speak effectively and with impact to prospects.
  • Eugenia Georgieva , Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria “Ethical Principles in Coaching”
  • Vesselin Nikolov, Associate Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria “Selling Coaching Services”
  • Korneliya Veneva, Human Resources Manager and Business Partner for South-Eastern Europe in SAP

Veslava Popova, Associate Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria “Strategic positioning for a sustainable coaching business”

15.30-17.30 Closing panel discussion

Closing panel discussion

Sue Coyne – Professional Certified Coach

“An Exploration of Enabling Genius”

An Exploration of Enabling Genius

  • What if genius were available to us all? What if genius is beyond boundaries? In this thought provoking session we challenge the conventional notion of genius and explore the implications of it being available to us all.
  • Research from the Enabling Genius group of international coaches will be shared to support a series of audience based discussions on this subject.
  • You will experience a first-hand acquaintance with genius through transformational co-coaching. Your take away will be an exciting new perspective around genius, information on how you can enable it in yourself and others and the inspiration to do so.

Learning outcomes:

  • Sharing new information, trends, experiencing new approaches, theories, adding to existing body of knowledge, and sharing innovation, catalyzing creativity or change

Vladimir Borachev, Associate Certified Coach, ICF Bulgaria, “Key values for а successful coaching practice”

Dr.Kiril Kalev – Associate Certified Coach, President ICF Bulgaria
“Future of coaching and ICF Bulgaria”

19.00 Informal dinner and party evening

Informal dinner and party evening

2nd of October (on demand)

ICF Bulgaria presents Bulgarian historical monuments (incl. bus ride) –
registration in advance required

  • Rila Monastery
  • Boyana Church and National Museum of History

LEADERSHIP AND COACHING

First national coaching conference with international participation
Part of ICF ON TOUR: Coaching Beyond Boundaries