An extraordinary new series of films and stories explores wellness in a new way

The Global Wellness Institute (GWI) Introduces “In Pursuit of Wellness: The Art & Science of Living Well,” a New Digital Series Produced by BBC StoryWorks for the GWI This extraordinary new series of films and stories explores wellness in a new way: its importance in every aspect of our lives, the science behind both ancient traditions and modern innovations, and the inspirational pioneers around the world expanding…

New Global Wellness Institute Research Released at #2022GWS

Spending on Wellness Is Strongly Associated with Greater Longevity and Happiness, Bolstering the Case for Wellness Policy, According to New Global Wellness Institute Research Cynics may question whether all this consumer spending on wellness has any real impact on wellbeing, but new research from the Global Wellness Institute (GWI) reveals that for every roughly $800 annual increase in wellness expenditures per person, happiness levels increase…

Global Thermal Think Tank: Tour the Hot Springs of the Dead Sea and the Sea of Galilee

Global Thermal Think Tank October 29 – 31, 2022 Happening just before the 2022 Global Wellness Summit (GWS) in Israel, the Global Thermal Think Tank (GTTT) is a gathering of world thermal industry leaders designed to provide an opportunity for sharing knowledge and ideas and discuss industry-wide issues and initiatives, including best practice, global research projects and collaboration opportunities to grow and enhance the hot…

On the 2022 Agenda: Wellness Policy Research

New Research on Wellness Policy to be Revealed at the 2022 Summit On the Agenda at the 2022 Global Wellness Summit (GWS) is a presentation on the groundbreaking new research on Wellness Policy from the non-profit Global Wellness Institute (GWI). Despite the size and the growth of the global wellness economy, it is clear that the private sector alone cannot bring wellness to all. On…

Call for Innovation: Wellness and the Metaverse

Wellness and the Metaverse: Global Wellness Summit Announces Groundbreaking “Call for Innovation” Competition This is the first-ever global competition for innovators pioneering a new era for health and wellness in the metaverse and Web3.The contest is now open, accepting submissions through September 20, 2022. Learn more & meet the judges The Global Wellness Summit (GWS), the most prestigious conference on the $4.4 trillion business of…

Israel Site Visit Update from Nancy Davis – Part 1

Israel Site Visit Update from Nancy Davis Arriving in Tel Aviv earlier this week, Susie Ellis and I are more excited than ever to have our 2022 Global Wellness Summit (GWS) delegates experience the historic sites and the remarkable culture of collaboration resulting in some game-changing innovations in Israel. We wanted to share a recap of our first few days, as no doubt you will…

Take-Aways from The Future of Functional Medicine Symposium Bangkok, Thailand from Susie Ellis

Take-Aways from The Future of Functional Medicine Symposium Bangkok, Thailand By Susie Ellis, Chair & CEO, the Global Wellness Summit Most of us have heard the term “functional medicine” but what exactly does it mean? And what is the future for this growing but often misunderstood approach to health and wellbeing? Recently, the Miskawaan Health Group, in partnership with the Global Wellness Summit (GWS), presented…

The Need for LGBTQ Health Equity

The Need for LGBTQ Health Equity by Nicola Finley, MD June is Pride month, and it is a celebration of the LGBTQ community. LGBTQ stands for Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, Transgender and Queer. Under this umbrella term of LBGTQ, there is a rich diversity of individuals who have their own unique experiences and differences. However, research finds a common general theme of health disparities within the…

The Future of Functional Medicine Symposium

READ THE PRESS RELEASE | VIEW AGENDA | REGISTER Are you hearing more buzz about Functional Medicine recently?  In what parts of the world is it most popular?  What are its strengths and weaknesses? How does Functional Medicine differ from Integrative Medicine?  Does it involve wellness? Could Functional Medicine and Wellness Real Estate be a good combination…maybe even a great combination? Those who want to peek into…

Deborah Szekely: 100 Years Young

Celebrating Deborah Szekely: 100 Years Young Dubbed “the mother of wellness” and a “wellness guru,” Deborah Szekely is a true pioneer in the wellness industry. We invite you to join us in celebrating her vibrant 100th birthday.   “I am excited to celebrate my friend and mentor, Deborah Szekely’s 100th birthday with her on May 3, 2022 at Rancho la Puerta, which she co-founded in…