June 7, 2023

The NYU School of Professional Studies Programs in Human Capital Management to Host Its Second Annual Coaching & Technology Summit in NYC on June 16

Experts to Weigh in on Developments in Coaching & Human Development Tech, the Impact of AI, Enhancing Diversity & Inclusion, and Other Pressing Topics

NEW YORK, June 7, 2023—On Friday, June 16, at Convene in New York City, the NYU School of Professional Studies (NYU SPS) Programs in Human Capital Management (HCM) hosts the second annual NYU Coaching and Technology Summit, an opportunity for chief human resource officers (CHROs), talent executives, and learning and development leaders to engage with the innovators, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders at the forefront of coaching-enabled success and optimization.

“Over the past several years, technology has dramatically changed the business of coaching, making it more accessible to a broader group of individuals and organizations,” said Anna Tavis, NYU SPS clinical professor and academic director of the NYU SPS Division of Programs in Business Human Capital Management Department, and event co-chair. “Following the success of our inaugural event last year, at this year’s event, leading innovators and coaching services providers will engage with talent executives to share their experiences and best practices in the growing field of coaching.”

With the keynote by EEOC commissioner, Keith Sonderling, panelists include founders and executives of the leading coaching services providers: AiiR Consulting, BetterUp, Coaching.com, Ezra, Korn Ferry, Optify, and Valence, and company representatives from Bristol Myers Squibb, Colgate-Palmolive, and a host of other organizations. Panel participants include:

  • Will Foussier, Co-Founder and CEO of AceUp
  • Jonathan Kirschner, Founder and CEO of AiiR Consulting
  • Shonna Waters, Vice President of Executive Advisory, BetterUp
  • Alex Pascal, Founder and CEO of Coaching.com
  • Sinead Keenan, Chief Innovation Officer, EZRA
  • Kevin Gagan, Global Head of Coaching, Korn Ferry
  • Pam Krulitz, Co-Founder and CEO of Optify
  • David Lipsky, Head Coach, Samsung
  • Parker Mitchell, Co-Founder and CEO of Valance

“The digital coaching technology space is rapidly evolving as a must-have benefit for organizations to provide its employees, and we are bringing together the top leaders in the space to share their insights,” said Woody Woodward, PCC, NYU SPS clinical assistant professor and lead faculty, MS in Executive Coaching & Organizational Consulting, and event co-chair. “From the latest technology innovations, including artificial intelligence, to the challenge of enhancing diversity, inclusion, and access to coaching, our second annual summit explores a broad range of opportunities and challenges in today’s coaching world.”

The event features a full day of discussions, debates, and insights on topics such as:

  • The Evolving Business of Coaching in a High-Tech World
  • Emerging Tech and the Impact of AI on the Future of Coaching
  • Creating a Coaching Culture from the Client Perspective
  • Evolving Notions of Managing Scale and Complexity of Coaching
  • The Enterprise View of Coaching Services in a Digital Environment

View the full 2023 NYU Coaching & Technology Summit agenda.   

For more information, email hcm.conference@nyu.edu. If you are a member of the media who would like to report on the sessions, please contact Michael DeMeo at michael.demeo@nyu.edu.

About the NYU SPS Programs in Human Capital Management
The NYU SPS Programs in Human Capital Management is a portfolio of graduate and executive education programs, including the MS in Executive Coaching & Organizational Consulting, MS in Human Resource Management and Development, MS in Human Capital Management, and MS in Human Capital Analytics & Technology.

About the NYU School of Professional Studies
For nearly 90 years, the NYU School of Professional Studies (NYU SPS) has been a deeply respected institution of higher education grounded in applied learning. From its early years, training returning World War II veterans to fulfill the nation’s urgent need for skilled technical workers, it has evolved into a professional education powerhouse that offers 21 graduate degrees, 14 bachelor’s degrees for traditional and degree completion students, four associate degrees, and a plethora of continuing education courses and credentials.

Home to some of the largest and most prestigious industry conferences in the world, including the NYU SPS Institute on Federal Taxation, the Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Capital Markets Conference, REIT Symposium, and National Symposium of Women in Real Estate; and the Jonathan M. Tisch Center’s International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, the School’s invaluable connections to industry leaders is a truly distinguishing factor in the education that it provides. Through career development services and resources provided by the NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development at NYU SPS, guest lecturers, site visits, participation in numerous conferences and events, and Global Field Intensives, students benefit from an NYU education that will set them apart. In addition, they have the opportunity to learn from and network with more than 41,000 NYU SPS alumni who live, work, and contribute to innovation in industries around the world. To learn more about NYU SPS, visit sps.nyu.edu.

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