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An exclusive 3-day event designed for SIY Global’s most valued clients to learn, practice, and connect with others who share a passion for creating a more compassionate and human(e) workplace.

Join SIY Global in Lisbon, Portugal, for a Summit with leading experts in the field of neuroscience, EI, resilience and mindfulness. Network with like-minded leaders, learn best practices for scaling and sustaining SIY in your company and get an insider’s look at the new strategic direction of SIY Global.

July 20 – 22, 2023

Pestana Palace  |  Lisbon, Portugal



Connect with a global and inspiring community of like-minded individuals and build lasting partnerships with other leaders who are building emotional intelligence (EI) programs at scale in top organizations around the world.


Gain practical insights and knowledge on best practices for embedding mindfulness and EI in your organization’s culture through exclusive SIY Global client case studies, inspiring keynote speakers, and exclusive workshops on the latest scientific research in the field.

get an insider’s look

Get a first look at SIY Global’s strategic direction, learn about our new product roadmap, and envision with us as we work towards our goal of creating more human(e) workplaces.

1-day retreat

The last day of the summit is a daylong retreat designed as an opportunity to deepen your personal practice of mindfulness and human-centered skills, to meditate with other SIY community members and engage in self-reflective activities so that you walk away from the summit feeling resourced, connected, and empowered to embody and share these practices.


day 1 and 2

What's included in the first two days?

Exclusive Business Case Studies: Hear first-hand from our most successful clients in top companies around the world who built and scaled SIY from the ground up. Learn best practices and practical advice for successful implementation and growth in your organization.

Keynote Speakers: We are excited to bring leading experts in the field of neuroscience, emotional intelligence, resilience, and mindfulness so you can stay up to date with the latest trends.

Network with Peers: Connect with a global and inspiring community of leaders who are building emotional intelligence programs and transforming culture in top organizations around the world. Share ideas, challenges, and success and gain inspiration to take back to your organization.

Strategize: Access 1:1 strategizing sessions with leadership from the SIY Global team and learn from your peers’ best practices for:

  • Building buy-in and internal marketing to sell out your programs
  • Adoption of practices within departments and teams for (transformation – how to language this in a way that incorporates)
  • Ongoing impact analysis to demonstrate ROI
  • Scaling SIY sustainably for organization-wide transformation
  • Custom solutions for the particular challenges facing your organization
  • And more!

What's included in the third day?

  • A rejuvenating day of connection and introspection, so you leave feeling inspired and empowered.
  • The opportunity to deepen your personal practice of mindfulness and emotional intelligence (EI) through cutting-edge activities.
  • An accessible and immediately applicable set of mindfulness practices to add to your toolkit, including sitting and movement meditation.
  • Intrapersonal activities to inspire self-reflection and self-discovery in your personal and professional life.
  • Interpersonal activities to connect with a global network of leaders committed to embodying and promoting emotional intelligence (EI) in top organizations around the world.
  • Exercises to deepen your commitment to bringing human-centered skills to your organization.

More Details:

Each day of the Summit, you will be provided with lunch at the Pestana Palace. Coffee and tea will be served in the morning, and water will be provided throughout the day.

Summit starting time: 9:00am on July 20th (please be plan to arrive by 8:30am for check-in).

Summit ending time: 5:00pm on July 22nd.


Pestana Palace

The Summit will be held in the stunning Pestana Palace in Lisbon, Portugal. This historic and breathtaking location will allow you to step away from your day-to-day, embrace serenity and experience inspiring local culture and art.

The summit enrollment does not include accommodation. To support an easeful and immersive experience, we invite you to stay on-site at the Pestana Palace. We’re happy to offer a limited number of discounted rooms for SIY Summit participants. Please use this link to book your room.

The venue is conveniently located 12km from the Lisbon International Airport, approximately a 25-minute drive. Taxis and ride-share services are available on arrival from the airport. Additionally, if you are staying at the Pestana hotel, you can book an airport transfer shuttle with the hotel here.


To reserve your space, please select your ticket by clicking the button below and following the checkout instructions. Space is limited so we recommend registering soon!


We are excited to have a wide range of speakers and presenters who are leading experts in emotional intelligence, neuroscience, resilience, business transformation, and mindfulness at the SIY Global Summit.

Check back soon for updates on keynote speakers and presenters!

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