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Jackson Leadership Summit

The University of Wyoming MBA program proudly presents the Jackson Leadership Summit, a prestigious two-day gathering nestled in the picturesque town of Jackson Hole. This event marks a pinnacle of our MBA program, designed to forge the next generation of visionary leaders.

The Jackson Leadership Summit is more than an event; it's an experience. Through a carefully curated agenda featuring keynote speeches, interactive workshops, and engaging panel discussions, participants will explore the nuances of leadership in today's dynamic business landscape. Our speakers, drawn from a diverse spectrum of industries, will delve into global trends, economic challenges, and the pivotal role of personal character in shaping effective leaders.

Visionary Beginnings

Inspired by the forward-thinking of Bill Newton, a luminary in leadership and innovation, the summit was conceived to create a unique platform where ambitious business students, esteemed professionals, and influential community leaders converge. The essence of Newton's vision is to foster deep, meaningful connections, sharing insights and experiences that pave the way for early career success.

Bill Newton Speaking

Scenic Views

Where better to explore the frontiers of leadership than in the vast, untamed beauty of Jackson Hole? Here, amidst the grandeur of mountains and open skies, participants find clarity and inspiration. This natural setting not only enhances learning but also fosters a sense of peace and introspection, critical components for developing thoughtful and effective leaders.

Grand Teton National Park

Keynote Speakers

Each year, the summit is graced by a distinguished keynote speaker whose life and work embody the principles of impactful leadership. Past speakers have included renowned figures from various sectors, sharing their journeys, the obstacles they've overcome, and the lessons learned along the way. These narratives not only inspire but also offer practical insights into navigating the complexities of contemporary business environments.

Keynote Speaker Talking

Experiential Learning

Our program includes a series of interactive workshops designed to engage, inspire, and challenge our students in unique and meaningful ways. These workshops are crafted to complement the summit's focus on leadership and personal development, utilizing experiential learning to foster creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking.

Spirit Tasting Event
Ready to Elevate Your Career?


Your future in business leadership starts here. Our MBA program is designed to elevate your career and expand your global perspective. If you're eager to learn more and take the first step towards a transformative educational experience, request more information now and explore all that our program has to offer.