May 21, 2024

NYU School of Professional Studies Presents Its Third Annual Coaching & Technology Summit, June 6-7

NYU SPS Expands This Year’s Summit to Two Full Days in NYC

New York, May 21, 2024 Building on the success of its first two years, the NYU Coaching & Technology Summit returns as an expanded two-day event,  June 6—7, in New York City. Hosted by the NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business, the Third Annual NYU Coaching and Technology Summit will bring together global leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs in human capital management, coaching services, well-being and talent development to share the latest innovations in the growing field of coaching and human development technologies.

"Since holding our first NYU Coaching and Technology Summit in 2022, the coaching business has grown significantly," said Anna Tavis, NYU SPS clinical professor, department chair of the NYU SPS DPB Human Capital Management Department and event co-chair. "This year’s summit will serve as a dynamic platform for exploring the evolving coaching landscape in the digital age, fostering collaboration, and driving meaningful impact in leveraging technology to enhance coaching effectiveness and outcomes."

Sessions will feature speakers and panelists from around the world covering topics such as:

  • Fireside Chat: How Technology Has Pushed Us to Reimagine Human Development
    • Matt Breitfelder, global head of human capital, Apollo Global Management
  • A New Era for Coaching Tech
    • Will Guillaume Foussier, chief executive officer, AceUp
    • Jonathan Kirschner, chief executive officer, AIIR Consulting
    • Pam Krulitz, chief executive officer, Optify
    • Parker Mitchell, chief executive officer, Valence
  • The Current State of AI in Coaching
    • Bryan Ackermann, managing partner, Korn Ferry
    • Alex Haitoglou, founder and chief executive officer, Ovida
    • Tim Harrison, chief executive officer, EPOG Academy
    • Allison Yost, senior vice president of product, BetterU
  • Well-Being Tech and Coaching: Evolving Approaches to Coaching and Human Development
    • Gretchen Phillips, corporate wellness practice leader, Peloton
    • Kasia Smith, head of provider network & health coaching, Pillar
    • Neal Sundberg, senior director of coaching, Headspace

"In addition to informative and insightful sessions, attendees will have opportunities to immerse themselves in and test drive the latest coaching and human development technologies, and network with industry innovators, influencers, start-ups, and NYU partners," said Woody Woodward, PhD, PCC, NYU SPS clinical assistant professor, director of the Coaching Innovation Lab, and lead faculty, MS in Executive Coaching & Organizational Consulting, and event co-chair. "This year’s event will have a truly global flavor with participants from the US, France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Japan, and South Africa."

Event sponsors include:




Emerging Tech Sponsors

View the full 2024 NYU Coaching & Technology Summit agenda.

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About the NYU SPS Program in Human Capital Management

The NYU SPS Program in Human Capital Management is a graduate and executive education program portfolio that includes the MS in Executive Coaching & Organizational Consulting, MS in Human Capital Management, and MS in Human Capital Analytics & Technology.

About the NYU School of Professional Studies
Established in 1934, NYU SPS is an internationally recognized university that offers diverse students access and opportunity to practical, real-world preparation to thrive in their careers while building the next generation of industry leaders ready to embrace tomorrow’s innovations and challenges and lead change in global workplaces.

The NYU SPS global community is made up of industry professionals, doers, and trailblazers shaping the future of industries, positioning the School as an idea incubator center for various fields, including real estate, hospitality, global affairs, sports business, integrated marketing, HR, professional writing and more.

Today, NYU SPS offers one of the most diverse portfolios of educational offerings at NYU, including graduate degrees, bachelor’s degrees for traditional and degree completion students, associate degrees, continuing education courses, and certificate programs.

NYU SPS is the host of some of the largest and most in-demand industry conferences in the world, including the Schack Institute of Real Estate’s Capital Markets Conference, REIT Symposium, and National Symposium of Women in Real Estate; the Jonathan M. Tisch Center’s International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, Annual NYU Tax Conferences, and the NYU Coaching and Technology Summit, the School’s invaluable connections to industry leaders is a distinguishing factor in the education that it provides.


Michael DeMeo