About the festival
Summit's 12th flagship,
LA18 will gather
leaders across all
For three days, the festival will host a wide array of talks, performances, wellness classes, art installations, gourmet food, and experiences designed to foster relationships and inspire new perspectives.
Over 80 talks, 40 performances, 45 wellness sessions, and more
Initial lineup below:
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Former Vice President of the United States
Chairman, Climate Reality Project
Chairwoman & CEO, United Therapeutics
Founder and former CEO, Starbucks
Author, "The Power of Now" and "A New Earth"
One of the best-selling spiritual authors of all time
Chef and Owner, ThinkFoodGroup
Founder, World Central Kitchen
Executive Director, ACLU
Premier Defender of Civil Rights in the U.S.
CEO, Burning Man Project
RZA (of Wu-Tang Clan)
Rapper, Producer, Musician,
Actor, Filmmaker and Author
The program consists of six pillars
Keynotes and discussions
Musicians, comics, dancers, poets
Gourmet dining, barista bars, tastings
Installations and exhibits
Fitness, meditation, integrated health, nutrition, yoga
Centered around downtown Los Angeles’ historic Broadway Theatre district, we will take over LA’s top hotels, restaurants, theaters, build an open air lounge and marketplace, erect a wellness studio, convert rooftops into salons, and more.
For ten years Summit has been building the world's most diverse leadership community and ideas festival.