Program of Sessions and Events for the 2020 Conference

 

The program for the International Gay Coaches Conference 2020 is designed to provide a broad range of educational opportunities, cultural activities and opportunities to socialize with other attendees. We always aim to provide a relaxed feeling of community, conducive for both learning and enjoyment.

Sessions will be added to the list below as they are confirmed. Here is an overview of the timetable:

  • Wednesday 29th April: Afternoon arrival for attendees of the Pre-Conference Institute only
  • Thursday 30th April: Full day Pre-Conference Institute and afternoon arrival for attendees of the main conference only, followed by official welcome.
  • Friday 1st May - Saturday 2nd May: Programme of 75 minute workshops throughout the day, with morning and evening relaxation, social and cultural events and activities.
  • Sunday 3rd May: Final morning of programming, followed by close of conference and lunch before afternoon departure.

The final detailed timetable will be published a few weeks before the conference.

We welcome workshop proposals from coaches of all levels of experience. If you are interested in presenting, please click here.

Here is a list of the sessions confirmed so far:

 

Feel, Think, Do: a Mechanics of Transformation

Feel, Think, Do: a Mechanics of Transformation

With Adam Robersmith

Explore the nature of transformation; what prevents us from moving into transformative processes and times; and learn a "mechanics" of transformation that can help us encourage transformation for ourselves, others, and groups.

2020 Pre-Conference: Inside the Magic of Coaching: The Neuroscience of Changing Minds and Behaviors

2020 Pre-Conference: Inside the Magic of Coaching: The Neuroscience of Changing Minds and Behaviors

With Jeff Nally and Brian Gorman

The 2020 Pre-Conference Institute will take you through the coaching framework: from preparing yourself and your client for the coaching session, to establishing the coaching agreement, through exploration, into reflection, and finally through designing actions.

Book Yourself Solid

Book Yourself Solid

With Jeff Moore

Get more clients using a system that actually works! 'Book Yourself Solid' is the fastest, easiest, and most reliable system for getting more clients than you can handle, even if you hate marketing and selling.

Recovery Coaching

Recovery Coaching

With Patrick Boze

Recovery coaching is growing rapidly as recovery practitioners and clinicians see the positive effects of coaching in the recovery of addictions and substance and behavioral dependence. Learn techniques for working with individuals in early and long term recovery from addiction and trauma.

How Gay Can I Be? Gay Coaches Identity Self-Management with Clients

How Gay Can I Be? Gay Coaches Identity Self-Management with Clients

With Shane Scott and Tim Kincaid

Coming out was difficult for most of us. Being out is arguably harder, because it never really ends.

Unbiased Selling

Unbiased Selling

With Jeff Moore

Sales conversations fail not because of what's said, but because of what isn't said. It's time to change that around.

Free Time Bootcamp for Coaches

Free Time Bootcamp for Coaches

With Garry Schleifer

Are you dreaming of a little free time? Family time? Maybe a vacation? Do your dreams get interrupted by the reality of your work life? Drop the grind, prepare for, take and enjoy guilt-free time off. Consistently plan and take more free time.

Past Conference Sessions