Next Generation Leaders Facts



Since 2013, the Next Generation Leaders program has trained 52 leaders from around the world in values, ethics and character-driven leadership.



Leaders from 39 countries and 5 continents have joined the McCain Institute Next Generation Leaders program since 2013.



The Next Generation Leaders program has partnered with 46 organizations around the United States, including Fortune 100 companies, government agencies and leading non-governmental organizations.

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The McCain Institute

The McCain Institute for International Leadership at Arizona State University is a non-partisan do-tank dedicated to advancing character-driven global leadership based on security, economic opportunity, freedom and human dignity - in the United States and around the world.

The McCain Institute added an event.

The Leadership Voices series, a joint venture with New America and the McCain Institute for International Leadership, features today’s icons and trailblazers from across business, politics, sports and technology to share their journeys from their first internships to their current posts and from being on the sidelines of decisions to being the one making the final call.
Focused on actionable tips and advice for young, ambitious change makers, Leadership Voices highlights how the people we look up to got to where they are – and how you can get there, too.

5:30 PM Registration and Reception

6:00 PM Discussion

7:00 PM Networking Reception


Ambassador Kurt Volker, @kvolker
Executive Director, McCain Institute for International Leadership

Anne-Marie Slaughter, @SlaughterAM
President and CEO, New America
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22 Sep 2017

Continuing their leadership training, the Next Generation Leaders toured the National Mall today to learn more about some of America's most notable leaders.

Meet the leaders participating in this formative year:
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22 Sep 2017

The McCain Institute added 3 new photos — at Gettysburg Museum and Visitor Center.

Our Next Generation Leaders and Policy Design Studio students are visiting Gettysburg today for a history lesson focused on character-driven leadership. Tune in to the McCain Institute's Instagram Stories to see more of the trip.
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21 Sep 2017

Summary of the Meeting on the #DRC in the margins of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly

Deadline 10/11: Apply to join the Spring 2018 Policy Design Studio for a rich foreign policy experience + 3 credits

Next Generation Leaders pose with powerful words by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. #NGL2017