Design Your Tomorrow

AUGUST 8-9, 2024

Roberts Wesleyan University

Andrews B. Hale Auditorium

Experience leadership growth and thrive personally and professionally!

Join hundreds of thousands of curious, growth-minded, change-driven men and women like you across the globe for the premier leadership event of 2024--- The Global Leadership Summit. You will experience two days of rich, high-impact, inspiring sessions, and learn from a diverse faculty who will share their wisdom and practical perspective to support you in your leadership growth.

When Leaders Get Better All of Rochester WINS!

Become a Partner

Join us in making a lasting impact on our community through the power of leadership development! The Global Leadership Summit in Rochester is seeking partners who are passionate about fostering growth, innovation, and positive change. Together, we can inspire and equip individuals to become exceptional leaders who will shape the future of our community. Don’t miss this opportunity to collaborate with like-minded organizations and make a difference.

Youth Leaders

Come join us for The Global Leadership Summit in Rochester! It has the potential to be the highlight of your summer. Hear from world-renowned leaders, entrepreneurs, and athletes who share what they've learned from life with you. Get ready to gain tools and strategies to help you tackle challenges and make a positive impact on your community, school, church, sports team, and family. Meet other teens, enjoy with your friends, and connect with other leaders who have the same leadership idea in mind. Leave the Summit energized excited, and inspired to take on the world (because spoiler alert: you totally are).

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Gain Insights from a World-Class Leadership Faculty

Experience high-impact sessions to help you forge ahead with clarity of vision and new energy.

Areas of expertise our faculty explores include: Cultivating Innovation, Building Trust, Maximizing Productivity, Overcoming Fear, Managing Conflict, Improving Workplace Civility, Casting Vision and so much more!

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



"The Global Leadership Summit in Rochester has been a transformative experience for me and my team. The insights and strategies shared by world-class leaders have empowered us to lead with greater vision and effectiveness. This event not only provided valuable learning opportunities but also fostered a sense of community and collaboration among local leaders. We left inspired, equipped, and ready to make a meaningful impact in our respective fields. I highly recommend this summit to anyone looking to elevate their leadership skills and drive positive change in their organization and community."

Lacen McLear, CEO, Stanley Industries

GLS Opening Remarks: Special Guests

We are thrilled to welcome Sheriff Todd Baxter and Dr. Rupert A. Hayles, President of Roberts Wesleyan University, to give the opening remarks at the Global Leadership Summit in Rochester! Sheriff Baxter's dedication to community service and Dr. Hayles's visionary leadership in education will set an inspiring tone for our event. Their insights and experiences promise to energize and motivate us all as we embark on this journey of leadership development together. Don't miss the opportunity to hear from these remarkable leaders! 

Roberts Wesleyan University

Andrews B. Hale Auditorium
7-9 Apple Lane

North Chili, NY 14514

As a community of learners committed to historic Christianity, Roberts Wesleyan University seeks to prepare thoughtful, spiritually mature, service- oriented people who will help transform society.

Make a Difference

Join community leaders from businesses, churches and nonprofits who are working to spark leadership development in Rochester. Sponsor the event, become a volunteer or register to attend the live simulcast today!