Latest Press Releases and News Alerts

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July 28, 2020
James Nestor, Author of Just-Released New York Times Best Seller, Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art, to Keynote at the Global Wellness Summit

July 7, 2020
GWS Will Take Place Nov. 8–11, 2020 at The Breakers Palm Beach–Charting the Course for “Resetting the World with Wellness”

June 22, 2020
Dan Buettner to Host Wellness Master Class: “Blue Zones: Lessons for Living Longer…Especially Now”

June 17, 2020
Neil Jacobs, CEO of Six Senses, Guest Hosts Global Wellness Master Class on “The Future of Global Hospitality – What Is Really Going to Matter”

June 10, 2020
Global Wellness Summit Hosts “An Open Conversation About Race and the Role of the Wellness Community”

April 27, 2020
Sue Harmsworth, Industry Leader and Legendary Founder of the ESPA Brand, to Headline GWS Wellness Master Class on “Spas & Wellness in the Time of Global Crisis”

April 21, 2020
Wellness Pioneer Anna Bjurstam to Lead GWS Wellness Master Class on “Creativity in the Time of a Global Crisis”

April 7, 2020
2020 Wellness Trends Come to Life on Global Wellness Summit Podcast 

March 31, 2020
Wellness Entrepreneurs of the Future Called to Compete in the GWS “Shark Tank of Wellness” Student Competition

February 18, 2020
Global Wellness Summit Announces Co-Chairs for 2020

January 28, 2020
Global Wellness Summit Releases In-Depth Report, “The Future of Wellness 2020”


December 10, 2019
2020 Global Wellness Summit, Headed to “Start-Up Nation” Israel, Will Have Unprecedented Focus on Health & Wellness Technology

November 12, 2019
Global Wellness Summit Comes to Life in 21-Episode Podcast Series

October 24, 2019
GWS Honors Global Wellness Awards Recipients for Outstanding Contributions to Health and Wellness Worldwide

October 17, 2019
Tel Aviv to Host 2020 Global Wellness Summit

October 17, 2019
Emerging Wellness Entrepreneurs Compete for $10,000 at 2019 Global Wellness Summit

October 15, 2019
Physical Activity Is an $828 Billion Market – To Reach $1.1 Trillion+ by 2023

October 3, 2019
Knowledge Workshops to Kick Off 2019 Global Wellness Summit

September 25, 2019
Global Wellness Summit Announces Full Agenda for 2019 Conference

September 23, 2019
Global Wellness Summit to Showcase New Wellness Properties at 2019 Conference

September 9, 2019
Traveling without Jet Lag Is the Future: Global Wellness Summit Delegates to Receive Subscription to Timeshifter Jet Lag App

August 26 , 2019
“Shark Tank of Wellness” Finalists Announced for 2019 Global Wellness Summit

August 19, 2019
Global Wellness Summit Announces Key Topic: The Vast Opportunities in the “Ageing Well” Market 

August 15, 2019
Global Wellness Summit Moves Location of 2019 Conference

August 5, 2019
Global Wellness Summit Identifies Five Wellness Market Trends for Japan (Press Release)
Global Wellness Summit Identifies Five Wellness Market Trends for Japan  (Full Report)

July 22, 2019
International Business Leader and Founder of OCTAVE Institute Fred Tsao to Keynote at Global Wellness Summit

July 9, 2019
World-Renowned Architect Bill Bensley to Challenge Everything We Think About Hospitality Design in Global Wellness Summit Keynote

May 15, 2019
Global Wellness Summit Announces Key Topic: How to Put Purpose at the Heart of Business

April 3, 2019
The Future of Tourism, Hospitality & Wellness Travel to Be Hot Topics at 2019 Global Wellness Summit

March 19, 2019 
Irene Forte Appointed to Global Wellness Summit’s Advisory Board

March 11, 2019
“Shark Tank of Wellness” Student Competition Now Open: Global Wellness Summit Offers Unique Opportunity for Wellness Entrepreneurs to Pitch Innovations (English, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese)

January 28, 2019
Global Wellness Summit Releases In-depth Report, “Eight Wellness Trends for 2019”

January 14, 2019
Global Wellness Summit Announces Prominent Co-Chairs from Asia to Curate 13th Annual Conference (English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese)


November 14, 2018
Hyatt Announced as Host Sponsor of 13th Annual Global Wellness Summit Taking Place in Hong Kong, October 15–17, 2019 (English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese)

October 16, 2018
Leaders and Emerging Entrepreneurs in Wellness Honored at 2018 Global Wellness Summit

October 6, 2018
Wellness Now a $4.2 Trillion Global Industry – with 12.8% Growth from 2015-2017

September 19, 2018
Global Wellness Summit Announces Full Agenda; Three-Day Conference to Explore How Wellness is Transforming Crucial Economic and Business Sectors

September 11, 2018
Global Wellness Institute to Release In-Depth Analysis on Ten Sectors of the Global Wellness Economy at Next Month’s Global Wellness Summit

September 10, 2018
Il Global Wellness Summit esplorerà come il wellness stia trasformando altri settori cruciali dell’economia italiana – dalla moda, al cibo, al turismo

September 10, 2018
Global Wellness Summit to Explore How Wellness Is Transforming Crucial Italian Economic Sectors—from Fashion to Food to Tourism

September 5, 2018
Renowned International Hoteliers Sir Rocco Forte and Irene Forte to Co-present on Intergenerational Collaboration at Global Wellness Summit

August 22, 2018
The Future Laboratory to Present Emerging Beauty Trends at 2018 Global Wellness Summit

August 15, 2018
Emerging Wellness Entrepreneurs Will Pitch Innovations During “Shark Tank of Wellness” Competition at 2018 Global Wellness Summit

August 7, 2018
Iconic Italian Fashion Designer, Alberta Ferretti, to Keynote 2018 Global Wellness Summit

July 23, 2018
Experts to Explore Role of Wellness in Reshaping World’s Failing Healthcare Systems

July 16, 2018
Mindy Grossman, President and CEO of Weight Watchers, to Share Company’s Goal to Make Wellness Accessible to Everyone at 2018 Global Wellness Summit 

July 11, 2018
Bob Roth, CEO of the David Lynch Foundation, to Keynote at 2018 Global Wellness Summit

June 20, 2018
Dr. Giovanni Pes to Address Delegates at GWS

June 13, 2018
Wellness Meets Fashion: Global Wellness Summit Adds Runway to This Year’s Agenda

June 7, 2018
Global Wellness Summit Appoints Cathy Feliciano-Chon to Advisory Board

June 6, 2018
Dan Buettner, Discoverer of the Blue Zone Communities, to Keynote at 2018 Global Wellness Summit

May 29, 2018
Andrea Illy, Chairman of illycaffè, to Keynote at 2018 Global Wellness Summit

May 21, 2018
Technogym Ospiterà il Prestigioso Global Wellness Summit 2018

May 8, 2018
Clodagh, Pioneering Wellness Designer, Brings Unique Insight on Authentic Design to 12th-Annual Global Wellness Summit

April 11, 2018
Neil Grimmer Brings Passion for Personalized Nutrition to 2018 Global Wellness Summit

April 3, 2018
Global Wellness Summit Announces 2018 Theme, “Shaping the Business of Wellness”

March 21, 2018
Antonio Citterio, Globally Renowned Architect and Designer, to Keynote 2018 Global Wellness Summit

March 8, 2018
Global Wellness Summit’s “Shark Tank of Wellness” Seeks Innovative Wellness Concepts from Entrepreneurial-Minded Students

February 7, 2018
Co-Chairs of the 2018 Global Wellness Summit Announced

January 24, 2018
Global Wellness Summit Releases ‘Eight Wellness Trends for 2018’


December 5, 2017
News Alert:  Kate Sornson Named Associate Manager, Marketing & Communications for Global Wellness Summit (GWS) and Global Wellness Institute (GWI)

November 14, 2017
Global Wellness Summit Opens 2018 Registration Today

October 23, 2017
Technogym to Host 12th Annual Global Wellness Summit

October 18, 2017
Global Wellness Summit Names Winner of Shark Tank of Wellness Student Competition–All Finalists Present Technology Solutions

October 17, 2017
Global Wellness Summit Announces Winners of Global Wellness Awards–Dr. Richard Carmona First to Win for Leader In Social Impact

October 9, 2017 (from the Global Wellness Institute) Global Wellness Institute Launches Wellness Moonshot: Destination—A World Free of Preventable Disease

October 3, 2017 (from the Global Wellness Institute) Susie Ellis to be Honored as Trailblazer for Gender Equality by the Metropolitan New York Chapter, US National Committee for UN Women

September 27, 2017
Wim Hof, “The Iceman,” Keynotes 2017 Global Wellness Summit

September 19, 2017
Future Disruptions in Technology and Business Models to Be Key Topic at Global Wellness Summit

September 12, 2017
Historic Volume of New Research to Be Released at 2017 Global Wellness Summit

September 6, 2017
Justin Brice Guariglia, Artist Whose Work Explores Our Planet’s Environmental Crisis, to Speak at 2017 Global Wellness Summit

August 31, 2017
Global Wellness Summit Attendees Will Be First to Experience “Purposeful Design” at a Conference

August 23, 2017
Global Wellness Summit Takes on the “Good” and “Bad” of the Intersection Between Technology and Wellness at 2017 Conference

August 17, 2017
Global Wellness Summit Announces Full Three-Day Agenda for 2017 Conference

August 2, 2017
Well+Good Founders, Alexia Brue and Melisse Gelula, to Keynote at the Global Wellness Summit

July 26, 2017
The Global Wellness Summit Appoints Three New Members to its Advisory Board

July 5, 2017
Global Wellness Summit Attracts a Record Number of Platinum and Gold Sponsors to 2017 Event

June 20, 2017
Experts on the Coming Wave of DNA and Personal Biomarker Testing Take Center Stage at 2017 Global Wellness Summit

June 13, 2017
Historic Lineup of Experts on the ‘Science of Happiness’ to Keynote at the 2017 Global Wellness Summit

May 17, 2017
New Intersections between Neuroscience, Beauty and Wellness to Be Key Topic at 2017 Global Wellness Summit

May 3, 2017
Global Wellness Summit Presents 5 Trends for the Thriving Florida Wellness Market

April 18, 2017
Seven Pioneers in Medical Wellness to Keynote at the 2017 Global Wellness Summit

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