2019 Summit Announced Speakers & Presenters At A Glance

The Global Wellness Summit is an invitation-only international gathering that brings together leaders and visionaries to positively impact and shape the future of the dynamic $4.2 trillion global wellness economy. At each annual Summit, delegates are challenged to look at the way business is done and to create new, collaborative models for the future.

The GWS is actively confirming new speakers. Check back often to see the latest speakers and topics for the 2019 Summit.

Anna Bjurstam
Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spa

Tonia Callender
Global Wellness Institute

Peggy Chan
Grassroots Pantry

Dr. Marc Cohen
Extreme Wellnes Institute


Martha Collard
Red Doors Studio Limited

Miwako Date
Mori Trust Co, Ltd.

Patricia Dwyer
The Purpose Business

Graham Earnshaw
Spa China, China Economic Review


Susie Ellis
Global Wellness Summit

Henry Fersko-Weiss
International End of Life Doula Association

Chavalit Frederick Tsao
OCTAVE Institute


Irene Forte
Rocco Forte Hotels

Divia Harilela
The D’Vine

Mark Hoplamazian
Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Neil Jacobs
Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas


Naveen Jain

Jessica Jesse
BuDhaGirl LLC

Katherine Johnston
Global Wellness Institute

Mia Kyricos
Hyatt Hotels Corporation


Dr. Qing Li
Japanese Society of Forest Therapy

Thierry Malleret
Monthly Barometer

Jeremy McCarthy
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Palani Mohan


Dr. Chris Renna
LifeSpan Medicine

Bob Roth
David Lynch Foundation

Yoriko Soma


Rick Stollmeyer

Vivienne Tang
Destination Deluxe

Mark Vondrasek
Hyatt Hotels Corporation

John Wood
Room to Read


Elaine Yan Ling Ng
The Fabrick Lab

Ophelia Yeung
Global Wellness Institute

Mei Zhang
Wild China; Beshan Travel