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The Forum

2021 Leadership Reinvented

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 | Columbus, Georgia

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About The Forum

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The Forum creates a synergy that raises both the local and national standards for leadership development. We are excited to offer you and your company this opportunity to interact with world class leaders.

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The Forum 2021 will take place both in-person at the Columbus Georgia Convention & Trade Center and as a virtual event.

Check out the latest version of the 2021 event agenda!

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Kat Cole

Advisor, Investor, Former COO and President, Focus Brands

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Tara Westover

Best-selling Author and Senior Research Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School

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Debbie Allen

Award-winning, Multi-disciplinary Artist, Choreographer and Actress

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Norm Nixon

Two-time NBA All-Star, Businessman and Humanitarian

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Theresa Payton

First Female White House CIO, Leading Cybersecurity Expert and 2020 Cybersecurity Crusader of the Year

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For the first time, we're offering both in-person and virtual event options. Tickets are on sale now!

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Our 2021 hotel partner is Hotel Indigo.

Hotel Indigo

A group block has been set up for attendees and is available Monday, August 30, and Tuesday, August 31.

Standard Rooms (1 king or 2 queen beds) are available at the special rate of $159 per night, plus tax. Offer is valid thru Monday, August 16.

Book online at CSGGO - The Forum or call 1-866-2-INDIGO (866-246-3446) and reference Block Code FOR (or The Forum).


A full listing of hotels in the area is available on the Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau website.

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Contact Us

  3100 Gentian Blvd. Columbus, Georgia 31907