Opening Remarks

Session Brief

Prominent CEOs, thought leaders, and best-selling authors will highlight the revolutionary tech-enabled innovations that are disrupting learning and coaching to drive systemic change for people and organizations. Stimulate your brain with TEDx style talks, panels, and workshops that will show us how learning and coaching is the Future of Work.


Dr. Carol Kauffman

Institute of Coaching, Founder & Co-Chair

Carol is known globally as one of the top leaders in the field of coaching and is an Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School and a Visiting Professor at Henley Business School.  She has been named the #1 Leadership coach in the world by the Marshall Goldsmith group. Thinkers 50 shortlisted her as one of the top 8 coaches for her contribution as a thought leader and coach. Her clients describe her as a lateral thinker who pushes the edges with a sense of humor and can disrupt someone out of their comfort zone. She has over 40,000 hours of client contact.  Dr. Kauffman received a $2,000,000 gift to launch the Institute of Coaching, and her Leader as Coach program won Harvard’s coveted Inaugural Award for creating a Culture of Excellence in Mentoring. She publishes in academic journals and HBR and was Founding Editor in Chief of Coaching: An International Journal of Theory, Research and Practice. She is also a member and examiner for ABPP the American Board of Professional Psychologists. 

Will G. Foussier

AceUp, Founder & CEO

Forbes 30 U 30 and Harvard alumni with a background in social-impact investment and finance, Will founded AceUp with the desire to help professionals at all levels unleash their full-potential, by giving them easy access to transformational coaching experiences, empowered by science, and backed by data. His passion is fueled by the belief that we can do well by doing good, and this is what drives his leadership every day at AceUp.

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