AESC Conferences

AESC conferences are the premier events for the executive search and leadership consulting profession. Hosted in business capitals across the world, the events are open to business leaders, AESC members and non-member retained executive search and leadership consulting firms. Attendees can expect to gain critical insights in a dynamic, non-competitive, interactive environment.

Upcoming Events

AESC's Global Conference, Leadership Intelligence, will be held in London on November 6-7, 2023. For details, contact Clare Mahon at or Linda Backlund at Reserve your spot. 

AESC Conference: Leadership Intelligence

Recent Events

On April 24 and 25 in New York, AESC members joined the premier event for the executive search and leadership consulting profession, Leadership In Action. Attendees sought to learn how to build adaptable and resilient organizations and turn their leadership into action. The Global Conference also featured the recognition of individuals with the annual AESC Awards which honors individuals for their commitment to the profession and community.

What previous attendees say


  • "The sessions, audience and ambiance will help me direct my team to really contribute to our clients on issues that matter to them and with the latest approaches in aligning with their business needs."

  • "I enjoyed all of the speakers and felt they were of very high quality and that all of the sessions provided interesting content."

  • "The program was strong and I was glad to see the range of attendees from around the world - it is an international business."

  • "It's great for networking with other retained search firms to exchange ideas & perspectives regarding our profession."

  • "Relevant, on-point...I always leave with some fresh ideas."