July 16-18, 2024 
The Henry, Autograph Collection 
Dearborn, Michigan

ASBO International's Eagle Institute bridges the gap between the past and present, empowering today's school business practitioners by extracting valuable insights from the great leaders of yesteryear. Eagle Institute fosters a deeper understanding of leadership principles through the lens of historical exemplars. Attendees leave equipped with practical strategies and inspiration to navigate the challenges of modern school business practices.

Register now and join us for an incredible leadership conference hosted at The Henry Ford in Dearborn, Michigan. The Henry Ford is an internationally recognized cultural institution set on 250 acres featuring the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation, Greenfield Village, Ford Rouge Factory Tour, Benson Ford Research Center, and a charter high school embedded in the campus, Henry Ford Academy. With over 26 million objects and artifacts in the collection celebrating America’s resourcefulness, ingenuity, and innovative spirit, you will engage in learning experiences designed to unleash your innovative mindset and strengthen your leadership competencies.


This year’s theme, Leadership Lessons from the Stories of American Innovation, highlights innovative habits through case studies of leaders such as Rosa Parks, Thomas Edison, and Henry Ford. Through interactive games, museum tours, lectures, and panel discussions, attendees will learn how these lessons can be applied to the real-world roles of school business professionals today.

During the conference, you will:

  1. Engage in experiences that deepen your knowledge and understanding of the leadership demonstrated by innovators of the past.
  2. Take part in tours, activities, and panel discussions designed to showcase the habits and actions from a variety of innovative leaders.
  3. Gain access to materials and experiences that you can activate as leaders within your organization. 

This is learning powered by perspective, applied to the real world, and shared equitably by all.

We're dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for everyone, embracing the unique experiences, perspectives, and cultural backgrounds each of us brings to this event; we strive to foster an environment where we are all respected, valued, and empowered.