August 16-19, 2018 | Scotts Valley, CA

The Annual Gathering for Leaders Working on Creating a Better World



Leaders from All Over the World Together for 3 Days

Leaders and entrepreneurs from the following countries are registered to attend the Global Leaders Summit...

Bolivia, Canada, Liberia, the United States, and many more to come.

See the attendee list here

Speakers & Presenters

Dozens of our speakers from the first seventeen Hive Global Leaders Programs will be joining us. Below is an eary list. Many more will be invited during March 2018.

Ryan Allis 

Chairman & Founder, Hive

Hive 1

Tom Chi GoogleX

Tom Chi

CEO, Prototype Thinking 

Hive 2

Julia Allison Photo

Julia Allison

Advanced Publicity Strategies

Hive 7

Gordon Starr - Hive Global Leaders Summit

Gordon Starr

CEO of Starr Consulting

Hive 8

Hive Entrepreneur Retreat _ Marcus McNeill

Marcus McNeill

Advanced Facebook Ad Strategies

Hive 17

Andrew Gottlieb Hive Global Leaders Summit

Andrew Gottlieb

CEO of NoTypical Moments  

Hive 13  

Danielle Blum - Hive

Danielle Blum

CEO of WorldNativ & WildAwakening

Hive 10

Rebecca Thieneman

Rebecca Thieneman

Holistic Health & Wellness

Hive 10

Jared Polivka

Improv For Entrepreneurs

Hive 11


Arrival Day


2pm to 4pm 

Arrival and Check-in 


Venue Tour & Trail Hike

6:00pm -

Opening Dinner in Small Groups

7:30pm -

Opening Session

Welcome to 1440 from founder Scott Kriens, former CEO of Juniper Networks

9:00pm -

Fireside Social Gathering

Day 1


730am - Optional yoga

8am - Breakfast

9:30am - Morning Sessions

1230pm - Lunch Onsite at Kitchen Table

2pm - Afternoon Session 1

3:30pm - Afternoon Movement Break: Qi Gong

4pm - Afternoon Session 2

5:30pm - Afternoon Session 3

7pm - Dinner Onsite at Kitchen Table

830pm - Social Gathering

Day 2


730am - Optional yoga

8am - Breakfast

9:30am - Morning Sessions

11am - Industry Breakout Groups

1230pm - Lunch Onsite at Kitchen Table

2pm - Afternoon Session 1

3:30pm - Afternoon Movement Break: Tai Chi

4pm - Afternoon Session 2

5:30pm - Afternoon Session 3

7pm - Dinner

830pm - Social Gathering

Day 3


730am - Optional yoga

8am - Breakfast

9:30am - Morning Session

1230pm - Lunch Onsite at Kitchen Table

2pm - Closing Session

3pm - End of Program

About Your Host

The 2018 Global Leaders Summit is hosted by Ryan Allis, Chairman of Hive

Ryan Allis - Entrepreneur Retreat


Ryan is the Chairman of the Hive and is passionate about building the global community for leaders working on creating a better world.

Ryan previously was CEO and co-founder of iContact which he led from from startup to 300 employees, 70,000 customers, and $50M in annual sales and an exit for $170 million to Vocus (NASDAQ: VOCS). Ryan is an angel investor in SpaceX, LendingClub, Off-Grid Electric, Catalant,, Soma, and Spiral Genetics.

Ryan is an Emeritus Member of the United Nations Global Entrepreneur Council, a graduate of Singularity University, and was previously a National Co-Chair of Tech for Obama. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School where he was a fellow of the Harvard Graduate School Leadership Institute and Co-President of the HBS Social Enterprise Club.

The Venue - 1440 Multiversity Retreat Center

Entrepreneur Retreat Map
1440 Multiversity Logo

1440 Multiversity 800 Bethany Drive Scotts Valley, CA 95066 Learn more at the 1440 Multiversity web site

NEAREST AIRPORTS San Jose International Airport (26 miles away) San Francisco International Airport (61 miles away)  

Venue Photos

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the Hive Global Leaders Summit For? Leaders and entrepreneurs who are working on creating a better world and solving humanity's greatest challenges. 

Cost to Attend $950, plus cost of lodging  

Early Bird Tickets $650 before March 31, plus cost of lodging

Lodging Cost Between $140 and $465 per night depending on room type. All lodging is on-site at the retreat center. We'll provide the lodging booking link to you after you register for the program. You can book nights before or after the program if you'd like to enjoy an added rejuvenating time in the redwoods. 

Event Venue: 1440 Multiversity, 800 Bethany Dr, Scotts Valley, CA 95066  

Available Room Types Dorms - $140/night Shared Basic Room - $175/night Private Basic Room - $190/night Shared Deluxe Room - $220/night Private Deluxe Room - $330/night Private Suite with Fireplace - $465/night 

These rates are per person, per night and include three farm-to-table meals made with care by the executive chef, Kenny Woods. The above prices do not include taxes. For shared rooms, you will be assigned to stay with a person of the same gender, unless you request a specific roommate. 

Campus Amenities Additional campus amenities include the Healing Arts infinity soaking tub, ping pong, the fitness room, daily meditation, yoga, tai chi, qigong classes, and miles of redwood hiking trails.  

Meals All meals are included in the cost of lodging. They are served on-site at Kitchen Table, an award-winning restaurant that sources, prepares, and serves a full menu including local and organic vegetables, organic and local rice, grains, legumes, lightly seasoned local chicken, fish, and tofu.

Do I need to be a Hive alum to attend? No, you do not need to be a Hive alum to attend. There will be schedule track for first-time attendees with the regular Hive GLP curriculum on leadership, entrpreneurship, personal growth, and wellness and a a schedule track for Hive alumni with all new content.

Can Hive provide a visa invitation letter? For those coming from outside of the United States, we can provide a visa invitation letter to any registered attendee. 

Who's Attending? See the list here 

Where do I register? Register here

Contact Us

If you have any questions about the Hive Global Leaders Summit, please email or contact Hive Sales Executive Chris Dugan at (858) 876-5820 on Monday through Friday between 9am and 6pm PT, or use our live chat tool in the bottom right corner of the page.

  • Phone / WhatsApp Chris Dugan, Sales & Support +1 (858) 876-5820
  • Email:

Who's Coming So Far?  

Here is the early attendee list for the Hive Global Leaders Summit 2018. This list is updated every week.


  • Dee Bustos, CEO Care Indeed, United States 
  • Edua Dickerson, Finance, Google, United States 
  • Jessica Cameron, Co-Founder, The Refugee Lab United States 
  • Ivan Szabo, Owner, WPDA ECOM, Bolivia 
  • Ivan Rahman, MBA Candidate, Stanford University, Canada 
  • Payal Beri, Leadership Program Manager Southern California Edison, United States  
  • Stephene Audrey Kpoto, Youth Leader Peaceful Elections Globally Liberia  
  • Timothy McMahon, President & COO Fischer Homes United States  
  • Vanessa Valerio VP, COO Care Indeed, Inc. United States  
  • Andrew Gottlieb, CEO, No Typical Moments, United States
  • Chris Dugan, Sales & Support, Hive, United States
  • Gordon Starr, CEO, Starr Consulting, United States
  • Ryan Allis, CEO & Chairman, Hive, United States 
  • Danielle Blum, CEO, WorldNativ, United States 
  • Jared Polivka, Improv Teacher, United States

Reserve Your Spot Now

Register by March 31 to save $300 on your registration fee. 

Tickets are just $650 until March 31. Book now as we will sell out.