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, 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

HPL Lausanne, 11–16 February 2018
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 18–23 March 2018
HPL Singapore, 15–20 April 2018
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 13–18 May 2018
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 16–21 September 2018
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 14–19 October 2018
HPL Singapore, 28 October–2 November 2018
HPL Lausanne, Switzerland, 2–7 December 2018

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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.

AHPL Gstaad, Switzerland, 2–6 October 2017
AHPL Gstaad, Switzerland, 28 May–1 June 2018
AHPL Gstaad, Switzerland, 1–5 October 2018

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Congress of the European Society for Organ Transplantation – Barcelona, Spain

George Kohlrieser will join eminent medical experts from around the world at the Congress of the European Society for Organ Transplantation in Barcelona where he will address topics such as the mindset needed to lead high-performance teams, managing complex interpersonal dynamics and negotiating with patients and their relatives to achieve the best outcomes.

27 September 2017

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World Business Forum – Milan, Italy

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

7–8 November 2017

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PECB Insights Conference – Montreal, Canada

World Business Forum – Bogota, Columbia

World Class Speaker Series – Singapore

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.”