18th October Wednesday
*Subject to change
9:00AM Session 1:
11:00AM MORNING TEA
11:30AM Session 2:
Frederick Härén “Creative Leadership”
and One on One with Sheryl Sandberg
2:00PM Session 3:
Andy Stanley “Uniquely Better”
3:20PM AFTERNOON TEA
3:50PM Session 4:
Immaculée Ilibagiza “The Act of Forgiveness”
19th Oct Thursday
*Subject to change
9:00AM Session 5:
Sam Adeyemi “Leading from Inside Out”
and Bryan Stevenson “Leading Through the Uncomfortable”
10.30AM MORNING TEA
11:15AM Session 6:
Angela Duckworth “The Power of Passion and Perseverance
1:20PM Session 7:
Juliet Funt “The Strategic Pause”
2:30PM AFTERNOON TEA
3:25PM Session 8:
Gary Haugen “Do Not Be Afraid”
FOUNDER & SENIOR PASTOR, WILLOW CREEK COMMUNITY CHURCH Bill Hybels is senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church, a church of more than 25,000 people across eight Chicago-area congregations. He founded The Global Leadership Summit with a commitment to develop and mentor leaders worldwide, now impacting 400,000+ leaders in 128+ countries. Hybels is the best-selling author of more than 20 books, including his video curriculum, Leading From Here to There: 5 Essential Skills..
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, FACEBOOK Sheryl Sandberg is chief operating officer at Facebook, overseeing the firm’s business operations. Prior to Facebook, she was vice president of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google and chief of staff for the United States Treasury Department. Sandberg is the best-selling author of Lean In. Her 2017 release, Option B, is an inspiring and practical book about finding resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks.
FOUNDER & SENIOR PASTOR, DAYSTAR CHRISTIAN CENTRE IN NIGERIA Under Sam Adeyemi’s leadership, Daystar Christian Centre grew from a handful of people to more than 25,000 people weekly—with highly recognized community impact projects. The author of numerous best-selling books, his television programs reach viewers on all continents. Adeyemi founded Daystar Leadership Academy, which is dedicated to releasing a new generation of leaders who will serve as catalysts in the transformation of Africa and
FOUNDER & EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, EQUAL JUSTICE INITIATIVE Bryan Stevenson, a highly acclaimed activist and lawyer, has dedicated his career to helping the poor, the incarcerated and the condemned through his leadership of the Equal Justice Initiative. He has successfully argued several cases in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, and his TED talk has more than three million views. The best-selling author of Just Mercy, Stevenson was named to Fortune’s 2016 World’s Greatest Leaders list.
CEO, WHITESPACE AT WORK Juliet Funt, a recognized consultant and speaker, founded Whitespace at Work with the mission to unearth the potential of companies by unburdening their talent. A warrior against reactive busyness, Funt teaches a streamlined method for personal process improvement that reduces complexity in the workplace. Teams that incorporate Whitespace mindsets and skill-sets increase creativity and engagement, reclaim lost capacity and execute at their finest.
PROFESSOR, UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA; BEST-SELLING AUTHOR Angela Duckworth is a professor of psychology at University of Pennsylvania and founder of Character Lab, a nonprofit whose mission is to advance the practice of character development. An advisor to the White House, the World Bank and Fortune 500 CEOs, Duckworth studies grit and self-control, two attributes critical to success and well-being. Her first book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, debuted in 2016 as a New York Times
ADVOCATE FOR PEACE AND FORGIVENESS; BEST-SELLING AUTHOR Immaculée Ilibagiza is a survivor of the 1994 Rwandan genocide that took the lives of nearly one million Tutsi, including her entire family except for one brother. She survived by huddling silently with seven other women in a 3-by-4-foot bathroom for 91 days. Despite unimaginable suffering, she committed herself to a life of peace, hope and forgiveness. Ilibagiza works with the United Nations and is the best-selling author of Left to Tell.
FOUNDER & CEO, INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE MISSION Gary Haugen leads International Justice Mission (IJM), a worldwide agency rescuing victims of violence, exploitation, slavery and oppression. Recognized by the U.S. State Department as a Trafficking in Persons “Hero”—the highest honor given by the U.S. government for anti-slavery leadership—Haugen is the author of three books and has been featured in Foreign Affairs, The New York Times and Forbes.
AUTHOR; BUSINESS CREATIVITY EXPERT Fredrik Härén is a business creativity expert who has authored nine books, including The Idea Book—credited as one of “The 100 Best Business Books of All Time.” He is a global speaker who has been invited to speak to leaders in more than 60 countries on six continents on the importance of creativity in solving problems. Recognizing how challenging this is, Härén provides practical steps to help individuals and organizations become more creative.
LEADERSHIP AUTHOR; COMMUNICATOR; PASTOR Andy Stanley founded North Point Ministries (NPM) more than 20 years ago. Today, NPM is comprised of six churches in the Atlanta area and a network of 30 churches around the globe, collectively serving nearly 70,000 people weekly. Recently, Outreach Magazine identified Stanley as one of the Top 10 Most Influential Pastors in America. The author of more than 20 books, he is passionate about serving both church and organizational leaders.
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