DISCONNECT

March 26 - 28, 2018 | Palm Springs, CA

There is something about the desert.

Step outside Palm Springs Airport and the world slows down. The blue of the sky is interrupted only by the rust of the mountains, which shapes the horizon in impossible angles in every direction. There is more air here, more ground, more possibility.

For three days, we will think, act, eat and drink, and comb the sand for a new type of leader and for new lessons on leadership. There will be jaw-dropping activities, inspired speakers, and a gorgeous five-star hotel. There will be no suits, no Powerpoints, no boundaries, just the smartest minds in the industry figuring out together where to go next.


Leading the discussions and debates

Bob Myers - General Manager, Golden State Warriors

Patty McCord - Former Chief Talent Officer, Netflix; Author, Powerful

Joanne Wilson - Angel Investor, Gotham Gal

Fred Wilson - Partner, Union Square Ventures

Rye Barcott - Co-founder & CEO, With Honor; Author, It Happened on the Way to War

Pete Flint - Partner, NFX; Co-founder, Trulia

DISCONNECT THEMES

How great leaders are made & who makes them

Leading a restless, peripatetic workforce



Protecting your data

Is hierarchy dead?



Managing an internal AI makeover

Leading across divides—cultural, geographical, attitudinal



Introducing cryptocurrency into your business

Transitioning from crisis to opportunity



Bringing iBuyers into your customer mix

Maintaining balance while leading

BONUS: On the last day, we will gather for "The Desert Assembly: Defining the Future of Real Estate Leadership". And we will create a living document of these principles that you helped shape.

Horseback ride through the canyons

Take the tram to the top of Mt. San Jacinto

Hike breathtaking trails to waterfalls

Sip a cocktail on the sprawling but intimate Parker grounds

Disconnect in the Desert

The Parker

Palm Springs, CA

Mon, Mar 26, 2018 3p PT to

Wed, Mar 28, 2018 12p PT

Back to top