Lead

The Global
Leadership Summit

In Canada – 2024

We’re expanding! We’d love to have you join the Canadian GLS Hosting Team!

Would you like to host the GLS for your community? Here’s what it takes:

1. A room with high-quality A/V technology that can comfortably seat at least 100+ people

2. A volunteer team that can bless your community with outstanding hospitality

3. A networking team that can engage business and government leaders, educators & schools, media influencers, and church & not-for-profit leaders to invest in their leadership

Faculty Spotlight

 

Mike Krzyzewski

Basketball Coach, Duke University; National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame; Best-selling Author

Molly Fletcher

Founder, Game Changer Performance Group; Former Sports Agent; Best-selling Author  

Michael Jr.

Comedic Thought Leader; Actor; Author 

Molly Fletcher 

FOUNDER, GAME CHANGER PERFORMANCE GROUP 

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Empowers leaders to transform futures 

During her years as a sports agent, Molly revolutionized sports agency. As President of CSE, she orchestrated $500M+ in contracts for 300+ top athletes like John Smoltz and Matt Kuchar. Her firm, Game Changer Performance Group, drives peak performance through signature training experiences: Energy, Negotiation, and GamechangHER. With a TED Talk exceeding 1M views and features in CNN, ESPN, Forbes, and more, Fletcher’s impact is undeniable. Author of five books and host of Game Changers podcast, she continues to inspire. 

Michael Jr. 

COMEDIC THOUGHT LEADER AND ACTOR 

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Inspires purpose through story and humor 

Michael Jr., renowned as a master communicator, spreads joy and inspiration worldwide. With humor and captivating storytelling, he motivates audiences to uncover their purpose. From NBC’s Tonight Show to TEDx stages, his impact resonates. His mission to make laughter commonplace in uncommon places means that he also seeks opportunities to share his gift with those in homeless shelters and prisons. Known for roles in films like War Room and Selfie Dad, his book Funny How Life Works offers insights into his journey. 

Mike Krzyzewski “Coach K” 

HEAD MEN’S BASKETBALL COACH, DUKE UNIVERSITY (1980-2022) 

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Pioneers leadership for tomorrow’s champions 

With a track record of 1,202 NCAA victories, 13 Final Fours, and three Olympic golds, Coach K is a true innovator in team dynamics. He shares his winning strategies, empowering individuals and organizations to exceed expectations. As a New York Times best-selling author and Hall of Famer, he leads by example, shaping tomorrow’s leaders at the Coach K Center on Leadership and Ethics and as a Professor at Duke’s Fuqua School of Business. 

Amy Edmundson

Professor, Harvard Business School; Best-Selling Author

Erwin McManus

Founder, McManus Masterminds and The Art of Communication

Craig Groeschel

Founder & Senior Pastor, Life.Church; Best-Selling Author

Erwin Raphael McManus 

FOUNDER, MCMANUS MASTERMIND 

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Unleashes genius around the world 

Erwin McManus, acclaimed author and artist, has sold over a million books in multiple languages and consulted with prestigious organizations from the NFL to the Pentagon. With three decades of experience coaching CEOs, athletes, and world leaders, he’s dedicated to helping individuals transcend their limitations and unleash their genius. An iconoclast and futurist, McManus founded Mosaic, a church that grew to be a spiritual movement. Through his McManus Mastermind and groundbreaking work on communication, he mentors leaders worldwide. His latest book, “Mind Shift: It Doesn’t Take a Genius to Think Like One,” was released in October 2023. 

Craig Groeschel 

SENIOR PASTOR AND FOUNDER OF LIFE.CHURCH 

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Revolutionizes spiritual leadership 

Craig Groeschel, global leader and Life.Church founder, champions innovative leadership. With Glassdoor’s #1 Workplace ranking, Life.Church is renowned for the YouVersion Bible App, reaching over half a billion devices. Groeschel hosts a top-ranked leadership podcast and is a New York Times best-selling author. His latest book, “The Power to Change,” underscores his commitment to transformative leadership worldwide. 

Amy C. Edmondson 

AUTHOR & PROFESSOR, HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL 

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Leads to way in workplace innovation 

Amy C. Edmondson, Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at Harvard Business School, pioneers the study of human interactions shaping successful enterprises for societal advancement. Renowned for her breakthroughs in workplace psychological safety, she authored seven books and over 150 articles. Ranked consistently among Thinkers50’s top management thinkers, she holds the #3 spot. HR Magazine recognized her as the #1 influencer in Human Resources in 2019. Her upcoming book, “Right Kind of Wrong: The Science of Failing Well,” launches September 2023. 

*Faculty lineup and topics subject to change. Additional faculty and guest artists to be revealed.

Faculty Spotlight

 

*Faculty lineup and topics subject to change. Additional faculty and guest artists to be revealed.

MIKE KRZYZEWSKI

Basketball Coach, Duke University; National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame; Best-selling Author

MOLLY FLETCHER

Founder, Game Changer Performance Group; Former Sports Agent; Best-selling Author  

MICHAEL JR.

Comedic Thought Leader; Actor; Author 

AMY EDMUNDSON

Professor, Harvard Business School; Best-Selling Author

ERWIN MCMANUS

Founder, McManus Masterminds and The Art of Communication

CRAIG GROESCHEL

Founder & Senior Pastor, Life.Church; Best-Selling Author

WILL GUIDARA

Hospitality Evangelist; Restaurateur; Bestselling Author

MARCUS BUCKINGHAM

Founder, McManus Masterminds and The Art of Communication

JONI EARECKSON TADA

Professor, Harvard Business School; Best-Selling Author

GLN Canada is here to help

We Provide:

  • Dates to choose from:
    August 8-9, 2024 & October 17-18, 2024
  • Discounted pricing for your organization
  • Registration system
  • Digital Marketing materials
  • Host Training Kit
  • Once minimum attendance requirements are met, financial reimbursement will help cover some hard costs like food and hospitality.

    Our Values:

    We are convinced that when Christians are inspired and activated to use their influence missionally, our communities can thrive. The Global Leadership Summit exists to help convene these networks of Impact-Makers and to inspire, encourage, and equip them for such a time as this!

    We believe that building a culture of values-based leadership can change lives, families, churches, businesses, cities, even nations.  

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    more?

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