To help human services leaders form and realize a vision for transforming their organizational capacity, Leadership for a Networked World and Accenture, in collaboration with the American Public Human Services Association (APHSA) convened senior human services policy makers and executives at for the 2010 Human Services Summit on the campus of Harvard University. As a product of the summit, this whitepaper will help human services leaders envision a transformation journey and realize their vision through concrete actions. To inspire and guide efforts, the paper couples insights from the Human Services Summit with case-based examples from human services executives nationwide.
Leadership for a Networked World’s applied research, student innovation challenge, and on-campus summit programs are an initiative of Dr. Antonio M. Oftelie, Innovation Fellow at the Technology and Entrepreneurship Center at Harvard (TECH), part of the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. TECH is a hub for students, faculty, alumni, and government and industry leaders to learn together, collaborate, and innovate. LNW accelerates these efforts by connecting leaders across sectors and developing cutting-edge thought leadership on innovation and organizational transformation.