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The Global Leadership Summit

Thursday, August 5
8:30 am–4:30 pm
Southlake Campus

You are a leader with influence. Every day your influence—big or small—leaves an impact on those around you. During this year’s Global Leadership Summit (GLS), be inspired and gain insight that will take your leadership and influencing skills to a new level. This world-class conference has an incredible lineup of industry experts who will speak on leadership, vision, and practical skills to transform you and your community!

Online and In-Person Experiences
This year GLS will be available online and in person, so you can learn and grow wherever you are and however you prefer! When you register, you can select your experience (online or in person).

Register now to attend in person at our host site, Gateway Church, Southlake, Texas.

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Please note: If you choose the online experience, individual tickets must be purchased to participate in the interactive elements and access the video on-demand sessions.

Save your spot today!

Summit Lineup

  • Craig Groeschel
    Founder & Senior Pastor, Life.Church; Best-Selling Author; Champion of GLS
  • Shola Richards
    Founder & CEO, Go Together Global; Workplace Civility Expert; Best-Selling Author
  • Juliet Funt
    CEO & Founder, WhiteSpace at Work
  • Malcolm Gladwell
    Host, Revisionist History Podcast; Staff Writer, The New Yorker; Former Science & Medicine Reporter, The Washington Post; Best-Selling Author
  • Bianca Juarez Olthoff
    Pastor, The Father’s House; Founder & President, In the Name of Love; Best-Selling Author
  • Jerry Lorenzo
    Founder & Designer of Fashion Label, Fear of God; Global Head, Adidas Basketball
  • General Stanley McChrystal
    Retired Four-Star Army General; Chairman, Service Year Alliance; Founder, McChrystal Group; Senior Fellow, Yale University; Best-Selling Author
  • A.R. Bernard
    Founder, President & Senior Pastor, Christian Cultural Center; Author
  • Dr. Francesca Gino
    Social & Behavioral Scientist; Professor at Harvard Business School; Author
  • Richard Montañez
    Inventor of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos; Former Vice President of Multicultural Sales & Community Activation, PepsiCo North America; Philanthropist; Author
  • Michelle Poler
    Founder, Hello Fears; Social Entrepreneur; Author
  • Rich Wilkerson Jr.
    Co-Founder, VOUS Leadership Conference; Lead Pastor, VOUS Church; Author
  • Ibukun Awosika
    Chairman, First Bank Nigeria Limited; Founder & CEO, The Chair Centre Group
  • Dr. Henry Cloud
    Clinical Psychologist & Leadership Expert; Best-Selling Author
  • Jamie Kern Lima
    Founder, IT Cosmetics & New York Times Best-Selling Author 

Learn more about The Global Leadership Summit.

Other Times

Thursday, August 5
8:30 am–4:30 pm
Southlake Campus

Friday, August 6
8:30 am–3:30 pm
Southlake Campus