The Global Leadership Summit

Friday-Saturday, February 22-23, 2019

Save the date for the next Global Leadership Summit coming in 2019!

You have influence. Join 400,000 of your peers to learn how to maximize it with

Two Days of World-Class Leadership Training

  • Gain exclusive access to a videocast of the Summit at Island ECC
  • Get a unique blend of vision, inspiration and practical skills you can immediately apply
  • Learn from Bill Hybels and the diverse faculty
  • Leverage the Summit as a resource to transform yourself and your community
  • Join with people from 128 countries and 60 languages who attend the Summit around the world

Find out what past attendees say are

Reasons to Attend

For more than 20 years, the Summit has proven to produce compelling outcomes* for attendees, including:


83% of attendees demonstrate improved teamwork, job satisfaction and productivity


87% feel a greater sense of satisfaction in their personal and professional lives


61% of attendees say their organization is more effective because of clearer vision

Better Leaders

81% cite concrete ways their supervisor has become a better leader because of the Summit

*Independent research conducted by Excellence in Giving based on repeat Summit attendee data.


The diverse Summit faculty delivers a unique blend of vision, inspiration and practical skills you can immediately apply. Plus local faculty speaking live at the event.


Founder & Senior Pastor, Willow Creek Community Church

Sheryl Sandberg

Chief Operating Officer, Facebook


Best-selling Author; Founder, The Marcus Buckingham Company

Laszlo Bock

Senior Advisor at Google; Best-selling Author

Immaculée Ilibagiza

Advocate for Peace and Forgiveness; Best-selling Author

Gary Haugen

Founder & CEO, International Justice Mission

Andy Stanley

Leadership Author; Communicator; Pastor

Joni Eareckson Tada

Founder and CEO, Joni and Friends International Disability Center

Brett Hilliard

Senior Pastor, Island Evangelical Community Church

Kathryn Shih

President Asia Pacific, UBS

See what others are saying


"The 2-day Global Leadership Summit will hone and improve your leadership skills with fresh perspectives from world-class leaders. This year we will have more than 100 people from our organization attending the Summit."

- Jeff Van Drunen, President FutureCeuticals

"When I compare the Summit to all the other different leadership opportunities available to me, the Summit is the best. It's the best in terms of the quality, the experience and the people you get a chance to meet."

- Mitch Barns, CEO of Nielsen

"The level of speakers and learning at the Summit is as good if not better than any business leadership conference I’ve been to. I encourage other leaders at all levels of their life and career to find out more about the Summit.”

- Angela Braly, President The Braly Group

"If the Summit can impact another person’s life who is in a leadership position, it can have a ripple effect on everyone they touch. We now have 350 people attending the Summit from our network."

- George Cook, Senior Executive, Financial Services Firm


Frequently Asked Questions

Location & Dates

+When is the event taking place?

February 2-3, 2018

Friday - 7:30-9:30PM (registration and doors open at 6:45PM)
Saturday - 9:30-5:30PM (bonus session featuring a talk from Joni Eareckson Tada at 8:45AM)

+Where is the event happening?

Island ECC - 633 Kings Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong


+ What is the pricing scheme for registration?

Early Bird - HK$350 through Dec 31st
Advanced - HK$450 through Feb 1st
Door - HK$550 on day of event
* Tickets are sold only for the 2-day event, 1-day tickets are not available.

+ What does the registration fee cover?

The cost of the conference includes access to the 2-day event, conference booklet, processing tools for continued learning after the event, lunch on Saturday, as well as coffee and light refreshments throughout.


+How do I register for the conference?

Simply click on the "Register Now" button at the top of the webpage and follow the prompts to input your registration info and make payment

+ Are registrations refundable?

No, but you can transfer your registration to another person by sending notification to ahead of the event.

+ How do I get my ticket?

You will receive an email with a link to download your e-ticket with QR code. Please print this out or have it available on your phone to scan on the day of the event.

+Are group tickets available?

At the early bird price, everyone basically has a chance to steal the "group price." So sign up your team before 2018 comes to lock-in the cheapest price!


+How can I keep up to date with GLS Hong Kong?

Please follow us on Facebook at The Global Leadership Summit - Hong Kong

+Who should I contact if I have further questions?

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