GLS invites you to “Lead Where You Are” and to recognize that leadership is not limited by job titles or organizational structures. It is a mindset, a way of thinking, and a commitment to making a positive impact right from your current position. Whether you’re a pastor, a student, a team member, an entrepreneur, or a community member, you have the potential to effect change, inspire others, drive progress, and ignite transformation.
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✨Inspirational Keynotes by World-class Leaders
✨Live Facilitation to drive Practical and actionable insights
✨Networking with Like-minded Leaders
✨Insights into Ethical Leadership and Sustainability
Engage in meaningful & healing conflict resolution.
Strengthen your personal & professional relationships.
Empower others across generational divides.
Realize opportunity even in the face of hardship.
Recognize courageous influence even beyond a title.
🔸 The Vital Role of Trust in Leadership
🔸 Cultivating Strength Amidst Adversity
🔸 Charting Your Leadership Journey
🔸 Unleashing the Potential of Atomic Habits
🔸 Fostering Leadership for Positive Impact
🔸 Guiding and Leading from Within
🔸 Navigating Leadership During Tough Times
🔸 Building High Performing teams
🔸 Discovering the Art of Leading Right Where You Are
Don’t miss this opportunity to gain insights, forge connections, and elevate your leadership strategies.
Founding and Senior Pastor, Life.Church; Best-Selling Author
Globally recognized as a leader of leaders, Craig Groeschel is the founder and senior pastor of Life.Church. Known for their missional approach to leveraging the latest technology, Life.Church facilitates online and in-person services across 40 campuses with a weekly attendance of over 85,000 people. Innovative creator of the YouVersion Bible App, which has more than half a billion downloads worldwide, Life.Church was instrumental in providing free tools to churches navigating virtual experiences in the wake of the global health pandemic in 2020. On behalf of The Global Leadership Summit, he advocates to build leaders in every sector of society. He is a New York Times best-selling author and the host of the top- ranked Craig Groeschel Leadership Podcast.
Creator, Director, and Co-Writer of The Chosen
At the age of 25, Dallas Jenkins produced the independent feature Hometown Legend, which was distributed by Warner Brothers. In the 20 years since, he has directed and produced over a dozen feature and short films for Universal, Lionsgate, Pureflix, Hallmark Channel, and Amazon. He is now writing, directing, and producing the largest crowd funded media project of all-time, a multi-season series about the life of Jesus entitled The Chosen. A global phenomenon, The Chosen is the largest fan supported entertainment project of all time and has garnered over 520-million-episode views worldwide. It’s available on major streaming services like Amazon Prime, Netflix, and Peacock while all seasons remain free in The Chosen mobile and TV apps. It has also been translated into more than 50 languages and special event theatrical releases have grossed over $35 million at the domestic box office (with audiences aware that it would stream free within weeks).
Speaker; Author; Pastor, Willow Creek Community Church
As an international speaker at churches, conferences and university chapels, Megan Fate Marshman is a leading voice to this generation. She is currently completing her Doctorate of Ministry while serving as a teaching pastor at Willow Creek Community Church and as Director of Women’s Ministries at Hume Lake Christian Camps. She also shepherds women at her home church, Arbor Road in Long Beach, CA. Megan recently released the Beautiful Word Bible study: John (2022, Harper Collins), authored the book and Bible study Meant for Good (2020, Zondervan), SelfLess (2017, David C Cook), and co-wrote the book 7 Family Ministry Essentials with Dr. Michelle Anthony (2015, David C Cook).
Patrick (Pat) Gelsinger is chief executive officer of Intel Corporation and serves on its board of directors. He also serves as chair of the board of directors of Mobileye, an Intel subsidiary. Gelsinger has more than four decades of technology leadership and experience driving innovation—dedicating 30 of those years to Intel in engineering and executive roles. Before returning to Intel in 2021, Gelsinger was president and chief operating officer at EMC Corp. from 2009 to 2012, and CEO of VMware from 2012 to 2021. At VMware, he elevated the company to its spot as a global leader in cybersecurity, cloud infrastructure and enterprise mobility. Gelsinger began his career in 1979 at Intel. He managed the creation of key industry technologies like USB and Wi-Fi. He was the architect of the original 80486 processor, led 14 microprocessor programs and played key roles in the Intel® CoreTM and Intel® Xeon® processor families. He served as Intel’s first chief technology officer, contributing to Intel becoming the world’s preeminent microprocessor supplier. He is the recipient of multiple awards in the technology industry and holds eight patents across computer architecture, communications and VLSI design.
Former India Director, Gideons International
Col. (Retd.) Navneet Chabra is an alumnus of National Defence Academy (NDA) Khadakwasla, Pune, India. He was commissioned as an officer in the Indian Army in 1987, and served the Indian Army for 20 years.
As a captain, he was an instructor in the anti-tank missile group. As a major he served as part of the elite special forces which is the National Security Guard (NSG) for more than two and half years. During his tenure with the NSG, he had opportunity in interacting with Special forces of Germany, France and Israel. Navneet also served in a semi diplomatic assignment as part of Indian military training team in Bhutan for two years.
As part of command assignments, as Major he commanded his outfit of two officers and hundred & twenty men in the terrorist torn state of Assam, and as a Colonel, he commanded the 14 Rajput battalion (his own battalion) with nineteen officers and nine hundred soldiers on the Line of Control at Uri in the Kashmir valley.
His tenure in the army groomed him as a Leader at tactical and operational level. The basic tenets of Leadership are engrained in him. During his service in the Indian Army, He was awarded thrice, once for Gallantry and twice for rendering Distinguished Services.
Post his command, Navneet took pre-mature retirement from the Indian Army and serves as a consultant to three Non-Profit International Organizations.
Col. Navneet and his Wife Binder make their home in Hyderabad. Their elder son Jonathan a businessman is married to Disha, and their younger son Joshua is a Commercial Pilot with Indigo Airlines
Founder, Habits Academy; Best-Selling Author
James Clear is one of the world’s leading experts on habit formation. His New York Times best-selling book, Atomic Habits, has sold over 10 million copies worldwide, has been translated into more than 50 languages, is the number one best-selling book of 2021 on Amazon, and also the number one audiobook on Audible. Known for his ability to distill complex topics into simple behaviors that can be easily applied to daily life and work, Clear’s “3-2-1” email newsletter is sent to more than 1 million subscribers each week. He has presented his teachings to audiences at many Fortune 500 companies, including Microsoft, Facebook, and Google. His work has been featured in Time, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and on CBS This Morning.
Director of the Hoover Institute; 66th Secretary of State; Author & Professor
Secretary Condoleezza Rice is the Director of the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and a Senior Fellow on Public Policy. Rice served as the 66th Secretary of State of the United States and as President George W. Bush’s Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs. In 2022, she became a part-owner of the Denver Broncos and is Vice Chair of the Board of Governors of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. Rice is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and has been awarded over 15 honorary doctorates. She has authored and co-authored numerous books, most recently To Build a Better World, co-authored with Philip Zelikow. Her other bestsellers include Extraordinary Ordinary People and No Higher Honor.
Social Entrepreneur; Broadcaster, Author & Speaker; Founder, The Sanctuary Foundation
Dr. Krish Kandiah is a social entrepreneur with a vision to help solve some of society’s seemingly intractable problems through building partnerships across civil society, faith communities, government and philanthropy. He is the founder of The Sanctuary Foundation, a charity supporting refugees to find welcome, work and worthwhile housing in the UK. Krish is widely recognised as an expert in refugee resettlement, child welfare reform, educational innovation and civil society mobilisation. He also serves as the chair of the UK government’s Adoption and Special Guardianship Leadership Board, where he brings strategic leadership to the finding of permanent loving families for children in the care system. He is a birth parent, foster parent, adoptive parent, and advocate for vulnerable children globally.
Lead Pastor, Hope Restoration Ministries; Leadership Consultant; Author
Pastor Chris Mathebula is the Lead Pastor and Visionary of Hope Restoration Ministries, a contemporary church with seven campuses serving a congregation of 20000 members across Gauteng, with the main campus in Chloorkop, Kempton Park, South Africa.. He is the founder of the humanitarian organisation, the People Matter to God Foundation, as well as the Devoted Citizen Movement. Chris is a Devoted Citizen, author, columnist, as well as a leadership consultant. His TV programme, “Hope Alive” broadcasts regularly on Faith TV, One Gospel, Trace Gospel, and other local TV and radio stations. He is the author of nine books, with the most recent entitled “Devoted Citizen”.