The Coaching Summit 2020
Leading in Times of Uncertainty
20+ Summit Sessions
2 WEEKS | JULY 13-28
Over 45 World Class Coaches, Visionaries and Thought Leaders Are Ready to Inspire and Teach You
Diane Musho Hamilton
Author of A New Republic of the Heart.
Dr. Michelle McMurry-Heath
Co-Author of Regenerative Leadership
Amy Elizabeth Fox
Akasha Pete Saunders
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The Future of Leadership
Otto Scharmer, Frederic Laloux & Amy Elizabeth Fox
13 July | 10am US Pacific / 7pm Central European
LIVE PANEL DISCUSSION
Otto, Frederic and Amy explore how they envision the future of leadership. Together they examine the key global challenges, opportunities and invitations we are living inside of and how we might address those.
Integration Session 1
Bob Stilger, Maud Raber & Zanette Johnson
14 July | 8:30am US Pacific / 5:30pm Central European
As you “land” into this Summit, you’re invited to connect with your fellow travelers, and share how you are experiencing the breakdown and breakthrough moments we are living. You’ll set and share your intention or inquiry for the event and beyond.
Four States of Consciousness, Coaching and Leading
15 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
Explore four states of consciousness and the kind of leadership that emerges from each. We will look at the key shift moves that take us from one state to another. We will also discover several commitments that stabilize leaders in more expanded states of consciousness.
Using Adult Development Ideas to Grow Ourselves
Jennifer Garvey Berger & Eman Bataineh
16 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
Explore the fascinating terrain of your own adult development. It is not our techniques or our tools that create our coaching—it is who we are as humans, how we make sense of the world, how we hold our own assumptions. In this session you’ll learn practices to explore our own growth edge—and to push it gently out.
Integral Diversity & Inclusion
Gabriel Wilson, Diane Musho Hamilton & Kim Loh
17 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
Diane, Gabriel and Kim will guide you through a process of owning disowned parts of yourself called shadow work. Many conversations around polarizing issues like race, gender, politics, are riddled with projections that make one group “good” and another group “bad”. To do shadow work is to reveal a fuller picture and create conditions for deeper understanding and compassion to support our dynamics.
Building Collective Resilience In Times of Crisis
19 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
As leaders, how can we meet this moment with presence and find ways to awaken resilience within our clients and organizations? Thomas will introduce practices that can increase our capacity to self-regulate in times of stress. He will also explore how to create powerful fields through group coherence that can build our collective resilience and accelerate healing.
The Future We Choose
Peter Hawkins, Giles Hutchins & Hetty Enzig
20 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
LIVE PANEL DISCUSSION
Leading voices on this topic of our collective future will explore the implications of the critical choice point for leaders and coaches are now at. What are the new ways of leading and coaching that move beyond the individual human-centric models we’re used to and instead look at regenerative forms of leadership and eco-systemic ways of coaching?
The Necessary Revolution in Coaching: Towards Eco-Systemic Coaching
Peter Hawkins & Eve Turner
21 July | 9:30am US Pacific / 6:30pm Central European
Explore why 20th-century coaching is no longer fit for purpose for the middle of the 21st century and the paradigm shift to Systemic and Eco-systemic coaching. Learn practical models and tools for working in partnership with your clients, discovering together how they can better create beneficial value with and for all their stakeholders, including the wider ecology.
The Neuroscience of Resonant Leadership in an Uncertain World
Richard Boyatzis & Amanda Blake
21 July | 11:30am US Pacific / 8:30pm Central European
The volatile times we’re living in demand that leaders, organizations, and the coaches who support them answer a single, overarching question: individually and collectively, how can we rise to meet today’s challenges with the very best of who we are?
Integration Session 2
Bob Stilger, Maud Raber & Zanette Johnson
22 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
Midway through the arc of the Summit, we invite you to collectively integrate what may have inspired, shaken, energized you so far. What important new insights are emerging? Together, we’ll uncover some of what’s being seeded in you that might transform your work as a coach in the world..
Regenerative Leadership: 21st Century Leadership Inspired by the Intelligence of Nature
23 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
Learn the Regenerative Leadership DNA framework and update your understanding of how leaders can apply regenerative thinking into their leadership, culture and strategy. Laura will show you how to see the organization as a living systems and tap into the intelligence of nature.
Cultivating Leadership in the 21st Century: A Developmental Lens
Bob Anderson, Jennifer Garvey Berger, Spring Cheng, Rob McNamara & Vernice Jones
24 July | 9:30am US Pacific / 6:30pm Central European
LIVE PANEL DISCUSSION
Leading developmental thinkers and practitioners explore how the field of adult development supports and has had a profound impact on the cultivation of new forms of leadership, but also explore ways in which the field itself is possibly being challenged to expand its worldview.
Personal and Social Transformation: How Can These Serve One Another?
25 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
In the midst of the global pandemic and uprisings for equity and justice, how do we understand the connections between personal and systemic transformation? These are interrelated processes, and can either be co-serving or at odds. In this session, we’ll explore how we are shaped by multiple levels of experience – from the very personal and familial, to community, institutions, social norms and even landscape.
Polarity Wisdom for Facilitating Integrated Leadership
26 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
Learn one of the most powerful tools available to deal with everyday tensions everyone faces. These tensions can be best understood as polarities – competing values, interests, goals, or commitments that can lead to conflict and struggle within oneself and with others. You will learn how you and your clients can develop polarity wisdom to address the complexities of our world today and tomorrow.
Collaborative Leadership in the 21st Century: A Jazz Lens
Greg Thomas & Jewel Kinch-Thomas
27 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
Explore a transformational cultural technology for collaborative leadership through the metaphor and praxis of jazz music. In this session Greg and Jewel will teach you an evolutionary frame to attune your coaching to operational patterns for team excellence.
Integration Session 3
Bob Stilger, Maud Raber & Zanette Johnson
28 July | 9am US Pacific / 6pm Central European
At the completion of the event, you’re invited to clarify and start embodying what is truly yours to shape as a result of integrating your insights, learnings and encounters. We’ll help you create individual and collective visions for what coaching means now for all of us.
Opening & Welcome Session
Joel Monk & Ellen Waenink
13 July | 8am US Pacific / 5pm Central European
Joel Monk, co-founder of Coaches Rising, and Ellen Waenink, Course Steward, will officially open the Coaching Summit and signal the start of two weeks of inspiration and collective learning. We will take some time to sink in together, meditate, connect and deepen the collective field of learning with the global community that we are.
Pre-recorded Interviews & Dialogues
How We Can Lead in Complexity
How can we respond skilfully in complex environments as opposed to complicated or chaotic environments? Dave challenges northern european / US centric ideas of leadership development such as “developing competencies” as well as the effectiveness of one-to-one coaching in general.
Integral Facilitation: Harnessing Sameness and Difference to Find Collective Coherence
Diane Hamilton & Gabriel Wilson
Explore how to lead as a master embodied facilitator, skilfully able to harness dynamics within a group in order to come to a more inclusive, wiser collective coherence that paves the way for the enactment of new possibilities. You’ll learn how to harness the generative tension between sameness and difference.
How to Cultivate Resilience in Times of Uncertainty
David Treleaven & Elizabeth Stanley
In this conversation we’ll explore a fundamental idea: how we can train to become resilient and remain inside our window of tolerance. As we learn to, we can respond effectively, even in intense situations by recognising when we leave our window.
Indigenous Wisdom: Awakening the Soul of True Leadership
Illarion Merculieff & Michael Maede
Indigenous leader and wisdom keeper Illarion Merculieff and acclaimed storyteller and mythologist Michael Meade together explore how indigenous wisdom stories and myths point us to forms of leadership and stewardship that are more soulful, attuned and true.
Scaling Leadership, Agility and Vertical Development Inside an Organization
Paul Byrne, Tammy Lowry & Bruce Lyon
In this conversation with Tammy Lowry and Bruce Lyon from Roche, and Paul Byrne from Full Circle Group, we will explore lessons learned and emerging insights from Roche’s whole-system transformation of leadership and ways of working.
Leader as Healer: A CEO and Coach’s Journey into 21st Century Leadership
Nicholas Janni & Dr. Michelle McMurry-Heath
In this conversation leadership coach Nicholas Janni and CEO Dr. Michelle McMurry Heath unpack how they see the evolving leadership landscape and the deep work they have been engaged in together as coach and client in making the desired paradigm shift towards the Leader as Healer.
Global Perspectives: Leadership, Community and Reimagining the Next Now
Bob Stilger, Hide Enomoto, Manish Jain, Maaianne Knuth, Dorah Marema & Rodrigo Rubido
Listen to an emergent conversation between six global community leaders and visionaries from Japan, Zimbabwe, India, South Africa, Brazil and the USA. Each of them shares what they are discovering in their communities and themselves in this time of disruption about what’s really needed and as they begin to reimagine the future.
If You Don't Know Where to Go, You've Found the Way: The Agency of Tricksters in Times of Crisis
In this conversation with acclaimed author Bayo Akomolafe he’ll explore the idea of postactivism, fugitive incapacitation and weird politics – concepts of his that are emerging to respond to these times.
The Direct Experience of Interconnection: A Catalyst for Individual and Collective Change
Rick Hanson & Dan Siegel
Dan and Rick—two giants of the field of Neuroscience—talk about what they see as a potential catalyst for positive individual and collective change; the mistake we make in perceiving ourselves as a separate skin encapsulated self. They point to the systemic impact that this creates and instead articulate a new vision of how we might see ourselves.
The Evolutionary Pressure and Potential of Our Times
Explore a new frame for making sense of these times: that they in fact could be seen as an initiation and that we have entered a liminal space, a time between worlds, where we must reconcile our past and open to grief. The potential lies in evolutionary pressure, that can invite us into our souls deepest service.
The Evolutionary Potential of Our Times
Thomas Hübl & Bob Anderson
Listen in as Thomas Hubl and Bob Anderson unpack what they see as the developmental imperative of these times. It’s a far reaching conversation, embracing the need for us to dive deep into ourselves, doing the inner work necessary to embody a way of being that is increasingly spacious and able to hold a higher vibratory field. As we embody this field we become leaders and coaches that can enact a greater evolutionary possibility in the world.
Adapting and Thriving in an Uncertain World
In this conversation Steve unpacks key qualities and skills that leaders need to develop in order to adapt and thrive in a complex and uncertain world. We explore the type of coaching that will support leaders to embody these qualities and how it is fundamentally different from many other more traditional modes of coaching.
Collective Insight Practice: Facilitating Emergent Collective Intelligence
Explore Bonnitta’s groundbreaking Collective Insight Practice. We explore how to bring together a group in order to surface insights and solutions that couldn’t have happened as individuals. We also compare how collective insight practice is different from other ‘we space’ practices and some of the fundamentals to facilitating emergent collective intelligence.
The Golden Thread: The Impact of Purpose on Leadership at the Different Stages of Our Lives
Explore how purpose can manifest at different developmental stages in our life and the profound impact it can have on our leadership. What is purpose and how can we identify the thread that runs through our lives that points to our unique contribution in this lifetime?
Expanding Models of Adult Development Theory
Jennifer Garvey Berger, Akasha Pete Saunders & Greg Thomas
In this conversation we explore the need to broaden models of adult development beyond their Western Anglo-centric origins. We explore how other cultures might inform what it means to grow and develop as an adult and how we can identify areas of the models that might be ready for an upgrade.
About the Summit
It was over coffee in an Amsterdam cafe that we (Joel and Laurens, founders of Coaches Rising) first conceived of a company that would empower the world’s coaches.
11 years, 25+ training programs, and thousands of students later, we’re proud at the difference we’ve made to so many coaches as we all face the growing challenges of leadership and consciousness.
Coaches Rising is founded on the belief that there are few more powerful paths to coaching mastery, that being in close relationship with the world’s best transformation practitioners.
But this summit is also more than teaching, it’s a collective enquiry into the pressing leadership questions of our time.
It’s for you if…
- You’re an experienced coach who wants to deepen their craft and learn from the best in the world.
- You’re a new coach, just starting out on the path and want some inspiration and tools.
- You work with leadership teams or companies, helping them harness their collective talent in an effective team environments.
If this is you, come and join the us!