PULSE is the official magazine of IAOP®: The Association with Collaboration at its Core.

Special OWS2.0 Edition of PULSE Magazine

As CEO, I am beyond thrilled to once again welcome our members and friends to Orlando, Florida for our 23rd annual flagship event.


It has been an amazing journey watching this industry and our key role in it as the association that helps individuals and organizations harness collaborative relationships continuously evolve.


In this special PULSE Digest, you’ll find a guide to all the OWS2.0 happenings that you don’t want to miss and more on the key issues facing our industry. Be sure to visit our online edition for more continuing Summit coverage and more in-depth content. 


2.0 signals new beginnings and opportunities… Let’s seize them together!

There’s a reason we’re calling it 2.0…


From SPARK! Speed Networking and Meet Up Topical Pods, to our AHEAD Talks and Design Thinking keynote sessions – not to mention how we’re Making a Social Impact during this year’s Summit, it’s not too hard to see how we’re giving you the Double POW at OWS2.0.


Read on to see our Top 5 New & Different for OWS2.0.

In 2.0, agility is not an option. It’s essential. With today’s digital disruption, organizations need to constantly reinvent themselves and make smart moves at the right times. While technology is powering business transformation, the true differentiator is not machines but people.  READ MORE >>>

Peter Bendor-Samuel of Everest Group and Suzanne Leopoldi-Nichols of UPS have witnessed plenty of change in outsourcing over their careers that span three+ decades. They will be the latest C-level executives to join the prestigious honorary body at OWS2.0. READ MORE >>>

Everest (#6)

DEVELOPING & EMPOWERING WOMEN LEADERS For leading organizations, women in leadership positions is fundamental to enhance reputations in the marketplace; it results in improved financial and organizational performance. READ MORE >>>

A SOLUTION TO ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST PRESSING ISSUES… TALENT At its start, impact sourcing was viewed by some as “charity.” That’s changed as leading players in our industry have proven “doing good” can mean “doing well.” READ MORE >>>

IMPLEMENTING AND INTEGRATING A GOVERNANCE AND RISK PROGRAM that aligns with your organization’s strategic goals is a constant need in every organization that has only been made more complex in today’s digital world. READ MORE >>>

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