SEATTLE (June 17, 2020) — Morel Fourman, President of the International Coach Federation Foundation (ICFF) and CEO of Gaiasoft International, is announced as a featured keynote at the 2020 Be. Choose. Cause. Online Global Coaching Conference, held this September 9-11. An unprecedented gathering, the conference is designed to create social progress, driven by the vehicle of coaching.
Focusing on three of the world’s toughest challenges: Climate Emergency, Healthy Communities and Human Trafficking, this year’s theme is “Lead Well. Do Good. Drive Change.”
As President of the ICFF Morel is committed to “the greatest possible contribution of coaching to humanity and the planet” and to extending the role of coaching in the $140 billion Official Development Assistance industry, to accelerate and amplify achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
“Morel Fourman’s vision and leadership has driven positive change, across the globe,” said Janet M. Harvey, conference founder and CEO of inviteCHANGE. “Whether shaping industries as President of the International Coach Federation Foundation, or developing patents for technology that anchors values-based societal change, Morel is a leader for this generation. I’m excited to welcome him as we convene the conversations that most matter.”
As CEO of Gaiasoft International, Morel leads the implementation of digital tools and processes that manage and report on many thousands of projects valued at billions of dollars, including initiatives with World Bank, UN Agencies, National Governments and Global Corporations. Gaiasoft’s current focus is to assist partner countries to prepare for and implement green recovery from COVID-19.
At the 2020 Be. Choose. Cause. Online Global Coaching Conference, cause leaders, activists and thought leaders have the rare opportunity to learn directly from global change agents who are currently shaping policy, affecting corporate best practices and driving societal change. This is an opportunity to learn how to engage in social activism and philanthropy beyond writing a check, align specific causes with expertise for greatest impact, gain competencies for leaders ready to do cause work— and deploy.
ABOUT THE 2020 BE. CHOOSE. CAUSE. ONLINE GLOBAL COACHING CONFERENCE — The 2020 Be. Choose. Cause. Online Global Coaching Conference is a virtual summit designed to: equip leaders and coaches with the tools to be philanthropic yet remain profitable, align specific causes with their expertise for greatest impact, teach competencies for leaders interested in cause work, and form an ecosystem for ongoing conversation and success tracking, year to year.
ABOUT JANET M. HARVEY — Janet M. Harvey is a coach, author, educator and speaker who invites people to “be the cause of the life that most matters.” An International Coaching Federation (ICF) Master Certified Coach and CEO of inviteCHANGE, a success-culture building coaching organization for companies, Janet has trained leaders at Fortune 500 companies, across six continents, for nearly 25 years. Janet M. Harvey uses her executive and entrepreneurial experience to cultivate leaders in sustainable excellence through Generative Wholeness™, a signature generative coaching and learning process for people, processes and systems. Janet is also an ICF Global Past President, Certified Mentor Coach and Accredited Coaching Supervisor.
ABOUT inviteCHANGE — Founded in 1997 by CEO Janet M. Harvey, recognized industry champion, inviteCHANGE (iC) has delivered generative learning and coaching experiences for leaders on a local, national and global scale. Being generative is the dynamic capacity to originate, create, learn and produce results. iC leaders were bold champions for coaching from the beginning, as coaching emerged in the early 90’s as a distinct field of practice in North America. iC contributed thousands of volunteer hours to clarify and articulate the standards for effective coaching practice, as well as approaches for curriculum, to ensure industry consistency and excellence while supporting the unique artfulness of each coach trained. iC sustains its roots today as volunteer leaders for the International Coaching Federation by being practicing ICF Credentialed Member coaches, Certified Mentor Coaches and Delivery Leaders offering innovations for coaching training, advanced coaching development, coaching services and the application of coaching in organizational settings. iC has trained thousands of individuals to become professional, credentialed coaches and to apply a coach-approach as leaders in organizations.