Conation Nation Symposium

October 24 — 26, 2018   Scottsdale, AZ

Conation Nation Symposium is your once-a-year opportunity to dramatically accelerate your business results. You’ll make amazing connections. You’ll learn from industry-leading keynote speakers, and you’ll discover real-life solutions to get the most out of the people in your life.

At Kolbe Corp, we are committed to helping people understand and leverage their unique instinctive strengths so they can be more productive and more fulfilled while enjoying the freedom to be themselves.

So, whether you’ve only taken the Kolbe A™ Index, or used Kolbe Assessments and reports at work or school, or just want to know what makes people tick and how that applies to engagement in your work life or your personal life – Conation Nation Symposium is for you!


At the Symposium, you’ll...

  • Hear innovative and insightful keynote speakers and thought leaders from a wide variety of industries;
  • Learn how to leverage your instinctive strengths to get more fulfillment out of everything you do;
  • Network with entrepreneurs and business leaders who are interested in hiring the right people, building highly productive teams, and growing their businesses;
  • Participate in engaging breakout sessions focused on business development, working with family members, getting the most out of your employees, and enhancing your personal relationships.                         
DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Paradise Valley - Scottsdale
5401 North Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, AZ 85250

Due to high demand, hotel rooms at the DoubleTree Resort are no longer available under the Kolbe room block.

Featured Speakers

Kathy Kolbe
Kolbe Corp
Dan Sullivan
Strategic Coach
Brian Burkhart
Keynote Speaker

NEW: Founder's Award Recipients Announced

During Conation Nation Symposium Kathy Kolbe presents an award to a person or people who have made significant, long-term contributions to the Kolbe theory. This year she is thrilled to announce that the 2019 Kolbe Founder's Award will be presented to Dan Sullivan and Babs Smith, co-founders of Strategic Coach. Dan and Babs have changed the game for business owners around the world, and they've used conation and Kolbe Solutions to revolutionize the way entrepreneurs think about growth.

Dan Sullivan will also be leading an exclusive panel on Day 1 of the conference with entrepreneurs and business leaders about how they grew their business while finding the freedom to be themselves.  You do NOT want to miss this.

Brian is an adjunct lecturer for Northwestern University’s Farley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and is the founder of two successful businesses. He has worked with countless Fortune 500 CEO’s, coached ten teams on TV’s “Shark Tank,” and is one of the most sought after TED presentation gurus in the country.

Brian speaks about the value of being BOLD, shouting what you stand for, and the inherent power of communication in business and our lives. Highlighting real world examples, Brian will show you how to connect with others in a personal and genuine way, creating differentiation from your competition and driving growth in your organization.

This is an intimate event the evening before the conference officially begins, where Kolbe Certified™ Consultants have a rare chance to hear all about Kathy’s exciting new projects, where she sees Kolbe Wisdom™ advancing, and get answers to your questions directly from her. Register here.


Let us know if you have any questions