High Performance Leadership Program (HPL) – Switzerland, Singapore

George Kohlrieser is creator and director of the flagship High Performance Leadership Program run by IMD, one of the world’s leading business schools. In this six-day intensive program experienced executives learn to achieve the next level of effectiveness in leading individuals, teams and large groups to their highest level of sustained performance.

HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 12–17 February 2017
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 12–17 March, 2017
HPL Singapore, 2–7 April 2017
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 14–19 May 2017
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 10–15 September 2017
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 15–20 October 2017
HPL Singapore 29 October, 3 November 2017
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 3–8 December 2017

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Advanced High Performance Leadership Program (AHPL) – Gstaad, Switzerland

Advanced High Performance Leadership (AHPL) is a five-day deep learning program specifically designed for former participants of the High Performance Leadership (HPL) program. Attendees are experienced executives with demonstrated success as leaders at multi-functional team levels and above, and whose jobs now call for even greater leadership performance at individual, team and company-wide levels.

1–5 May 2017
2–6 October 2017

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World Class Speaker Series – Singapore

Organized by the Life Long Learning Council and hosted by IMD Executive Learning Center, Singapore, George Kohlrieser explores how some people overcome insurmountable obstacles to achieve seemingly impossible outcomes. Registration only.

7 April 2017

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World High Performance and Leadership Forum – Bogota, Columbia

George Kohlrieser will join many of the world’s most renowned business thought leaders to discuss the ideas, trends and innovations that are shaping the global business landscape.

6–7 June 2017

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World Business Forum – Madrid, Spain

Bringing together some of the world’s most influential thought leaders, the World Business Forum in Madrid will explore the theme of “humanification” – what makes us truly human - and how organizations can create environments that allow people to flourish.

27–28 June 2017




TEDX – Lausanne, Switzerland

TEDXFulton Street – New York, USA

World Business Forum New York, USA

World Business Forum Hong Kong, China

World Business Forum Sydney, Australia

World Transactional Analysis Conference San Francisco, USA

Europe Growth Summits – Bulgaria, Spain and the Netherlands

United Nations Institute for Training and Research – Geneva, Switzerland

World Economic Forum – Geneva, Switzerland

World Leadership Forum – Mexico City, Mexico

The Neuroleadership Summit – New York, USA



“HSM has been working with the greatest management speakers for over 25 years. George Kohlrieser is simply one of the best speakers in the world in Leadership and Conflict Management. He consistently gets a standing ovation.”

José Salibi Neto, Co-Founder and Chief Knowledge Officer, HSM Brazil

“George is a world class master teacher and speaker. He has a rare ability to inspire and lead, bringing excitement, passion, wit and humanity to any audience he addresses. He brings together the uncommon combination of a scholarly temperament and a vibrant imagination, with a commitment to excellence. There is real electricity around him.”

Peter James Meyers, President, Stand & Deliver Group and Author, As We Speak: How to Make Your Point And Have It Stick

“George Kohlrieser makes a deep and holistic impact on leaders and organisations. He always receives outstanding feedback; his authenthicity, knowledge, commitment and powerful delivery will inspire even the most experienced and challenging group!”

ANNA Storbacka-Eriksson, Managing Director, CSA Celebrity Speakers Nordic

“George engages and communicates in a way that changes your personal beliefs and how you deal with other people, giving you renewed energy, passion and positive thoughts about others. Listening to him speak leaves you with a clear vision that no personal challenge is insurmountable.”

Kris Kleist, European Professional Development Leader for Global Business Services, IBM

“George Kohlrieser brings leadership education to a whole new level. He has a rare ability to profoundly change participants’ mindset by inspiring them to successfully lead in times of ambiguity, uncertainty, and change.”