The Best Events To Improve Your Life

What are the top events about success, personal growth, health, and happiness? Here is a ranking based on the number of Facebook likes. However, note that this does not necessarilty say much about the quality of the event. There are some amazing invite only events that are very small and not well known in the public.  — Last updated 2019.

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1TEDTED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks. Started 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, TED today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues. Meanwhile, independently run TEDx events help share ideas in communities around the world.13,103,00019841,000variousted.com
2World Economic ForumThe World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, brings together some 2,500 top business leaders, international political leaders, economists, and journalists for up to four days to discuss the most pressing issues facing the world.7,187,00019712,500Davosweforum.org
3TechCrunch DisruptTechCrunch Disrupt is an annual conference in San Francisco, New York City, and Europe (London or Berlin), which began in 2011 and is where new technology startups compete on stage in front of venture capital investors, media and other interested parties for prize money and publicity.2,800,00020115,000San Francisco, New York, Europe
4Burning ManEvery year, about 70,000 "burners" descend on the playa of Nevada’s Black Rock Desert to form a temporary city—a self-reliant community populated by performers, artists, free spirits, and more - to dance, express themselves, and take in the spectacle. One of the most polarizing events of the year, Burning Man is a gathering to explore the boundaries of human potential.1,348,000198670,000Black Rock City (Nevada)burningman.org
5TheNextWebThe Nextweb is Europe’s leading technology festival. This Conference brings together international technology executives, top-tier investors and promising startups for two days of business and knowledge sharing – surrounded by some of the highest production values at any tech event on the planet.1,065,000200617,500Amsterdam
6Web SummitWeb Summit is one of the largest business conference events of the year, with more than 53,000 attendees, including CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors and world-leaders who come together to discuss how technology is shaping our future.1,000,000200953,000Lisbonwebsummit.com
7SXSW - South by SouthwestConvergence of tech, arts and humanity. SXSW veterans know that the power of this conference goes beyond the panels. It's all about the networking, parties and events, where you'll find tech leaders and influencers around every corner of Austin.600,000198750,000Austinsxsw.com
8One Young World SummitThe annual One Young World Summit brings together the most talented young leaders from global and national companies, NGOs, universities and other forward-thinking organisations.356,00020101,850variousupgradelabs.com
9The Breakthrough Experience
Dr John Demartini
Your total life reboot. 2 inspired days.1000 life-skills and success strategies for your amazing life. Presented by human behavior specialist Dr John Demartini.300,000100variousdrdemartini.com
10Collison ConferenceFrom the organizers of Web Summit, Collision is regarded as one of the best conferences in the world for tech entrepreneurs.213,0002014variouscollisionconf.com
11The Wim Hof ExperienceWim Hof, aka 'The Iceman' is the creator of the Wim Hoff Method, a three pillar system based on cold therapy, breathwork and commitment. The Wim Hof Experience is a one-day event, where you learn the secrets of cold training, breathing techniques, and strong mindset.209,000variouswimhofmethod.com
12Landmark ForumA group awareness training in which up to 150 people take a 3-day seminar helping them realize their true potential. It is designed to bring about positive, permanent shifts in the quality of your life. It covers the areas of: quality of your relationships, confidence with which you live your life, personal productivity, experience of the difference you make, enjoyment of life.200,0001991150variouslandmarkworldwide.com
13Envision FestivalAs a celebration dedicated to awakening our human potential, Envision provides a platform for different cultures to co-exist in sustainable community, and inspire one another through art, spirituality, yoga, music, dance, performance, education, sustainability and our fundamental connection with nature.146,00020114,700Costa Ricaenvisionfestival.com
14Singularity University Global SummitJoin your fellow innovators, leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and thinkers on the world’s only stage for exponential technology.145,0001,300San Franciscosu.org
15Mindvalley
A-Fest
Mix of TED and Burning Man. Founded by Vishen Lakhiani and organized by Mindvalley. Invite-only transformational event that gathers a global tribe of change-makers and visionaries who are driven by epic ideas to impact the world.136,0002010400various (2020 in Oman)afest.com
16World Business ForumOrganized and curated by WOBI each year in cities across the Americas, Europe and Asia, World Business Forum is a two-day event that brings together thousands of restless minds united by their passion for business.106,00020052,500variouswobi.com
17Unleash the Power Within
Tony Robbins
Unleash the Power Within is a live 3 ½ day event with Tony Robbins designed to help you unlock and unleash the forces inside that can help you break through any limit and create the quality of life you desire.98,00010,000various
18Paleo f(x)The world’s premier holistic wellness event, covering health, nutrition, fitness, sustainability, self-development, & everything in between.82,00020115,000Austinpaleofx.com
19Millionaire Mind Intensive
T. Harv Eker
3 day financial education seminar by T.Harv Eker on creating a wealth mindset. It is not a money making seminar or a get rich quick scheme. It educates on how a millionaire thinks and acts and does not guarantee that you will become a millionaire. It is aimed for professionals, managers, executives and business owners.65,00020052,000varioussrpl.net
20Licensed Practitioner of NLP
State-of-the-art techniques of Neuro-Linguistic Programming as they have been developed by Richard Bandler.64,000London, OrlandoNLPlifetraining.com
21LeWebOne of Europe's biggest and longest-running tech conferences, LeWeb Paris attracts speakers and attendees from more than 80 countries around the world.56,00020054,000Parisleweb.net
22Wisdom 2.0Wisdom 2.0 is the premiere gathering focused on exploring the intersection of wisdom and technology.53,00020092,000San Franciscowisdom2conference.com
23Week Long Advanced Workshop
Dr Joe Dispenza
A week long training with Dr Joe Dispenza. He teaches about neuro-science, meditation, how to get into altered states of consciousness, and healing.50,0001,200variousupgradelabs.com
24Startup GrindStartup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. Each monthly event, hosted in over 200 cities and 100 countries, features a successful local founder, innovator, educator, or investor who shares their story and the lessons they learned on the road to building a great company.44,0332010variousstartupgrind.com
25Date with Destiny
Tony Robbins
At Date With Destiny you won't simply discover who you are — you will decide and create your own life-changing experience. Connect with your ultimate purpose and ignite your passion to achieve the ultimate vision of your life, career, finances, health and relationships.30,0005,000Florida and Australia
26National Achievers CongressConceived in 1992, the National Achiever's Congress seeks to give everyone a chance at success in their lives, business, finances, health, and relationships by bringing the world's top experts in those fields to them.21,5151992multiple countriesnationalachieverscongress.com
27FitCon SummitFitCon is both an fitness expo and a conference known as FitCon Summit. The Summit includes talks by some of the biggest names in the human optimisation, health and biohacking space. The Expo has over 500 exhibitors.18,79420,000Salt Lake Cityupgradelabs.com
28DLD ConferenceDLD (Digital-Life-Design) is a global network on innovation, digitization, science and culture. The conference takes place once a year in Munich, Germany and is organized by Burda.18,30620051,000Munichdld-conference.com
29TOA - Tech Open AirFour-day Interdisciplinary Technology Festival. Tech, Music, Art and Science in Berlin.18,16920127,000Berlintoa.berlin
27SummitSummit is bringing together leaders across all disciplines for three days of diverse programming and dynamic shared experiences in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. There are also smaller summit events in various locations.17,0002008Los Angeles2017.summit.co
28Business Mastery
Tony Robbins
Over 5 days and nights, Business Mastery will help you understand the critical factors impacting your business right now, then refocus and realign with the business strategy and psychology you need for competing and innovating, in any economy.15,0002,000various
29Summit at SeaGathering of a group of the brightest people in business and culture for a voyage across international waters.14,49020113,000Miamisas.summit.co
30DNX - Digital Nomad ConferenceDNX - Digital Nomad Conference rocks location independent entrepreneurship, online busines and remote work.13,0002015500Lisbondnx.net
31Inc. 5000 ConferenceThe Inc. 5000 Conference features three days of thought-provoking sessions from over 40 speakers that engage and inspire, leaving you with powerful business insights that will help you increase your momentum and growth.9,000500Phoenixconference.inc.com
32LifebookLifebook is a transformational life development experience, developed by Jon and Missy Butcher. It is a week long course that has helped thousands ugrade their lives from ordinary to a living masterpiece.7,1002007Chicagomylifebook.com
33Biohacker SummitSummit held yearly in Finland with 40+ speakers covering topics such as sleep, daily habits, cognitive performance, nootropics and plenty more. One of the leading conferences on human performance.5,5002014Helsinkibiohackersummit.com
34The 21 ConventionThe 21 Convention is the most popular event for young men on earth, with over 20 million views across youtube and wordpress, and is subscribed by over 120,000 men.4,5002007Orlandothe21convention.com
35Annual Biohacking ConferenceAt Dave Asprey's Annual Biohacking Conference, you get to hear from world-class experts and share cutting-edge info to help you boost your performance using everything from brain training and sleep hacking, to new stem cell discoveries, to the latest research on sex and relationships.4,0002013Los Angelesupgradelabs.com
36Baby BathwaterNot your normal master mind, event, or conference! A growing community of kooky entrepreneurs, gathering and the rest well you have to be there...3,7002013various babybathwater.com
37Well SummitWELL Summit conducts weekend-long events across the country for exploration and immersion in wellness. Their annual event is a life-changing wellness conference for wellness enthusiasts, professionals, and entrepreneurs.3,4002014New York Citywellsummit.org
38Mindvalley UMindvalley University is a one month a year learning experience that is re-imagining college, campus, curriculum and community for a new age. It started 2017 in Barcelona and moves to a different city every year so participants get to learn and grow from new cultures and experiences.3,00020171,000various (2020 in Amsterdam)MindvalleyAcademy.com
39Scale Up Summit
Verne Harnish
Leaders from FORTUNE’s “Fastest Growing Companies”, along with hundreds of CEOs and the executive team members of leading mid-market firms ($5 million to $500 million), meet for two days of intense interactive learning, networking and idea-generation.3,000various gazelles.com
40World Domination Summit (WDS)How do we live a remarkable life in a conventional world? With a full week of events and an unforgettable keynote speaker-filled weekend, learn from unconventional thinkers, acquire powerful new skills, and go away with an all-new community of friends and supporters.1,70020113,000Portlandworlddominationsummit.com
41Mindshare SummitMindshare Summit is the #1 conference for health & wellness influencers. It's a 3-day invite only annual event where health & wellness entrepreneurs collaborate, innovate and elevate. It is organized by JJ Virgin.1,500500San Diegomindsharesummit.com
42Health Optimization Summit2-day event for ideas to improve your health, wellbeing, nutrition, and fitness. It’s not just about how one particular method or diet can get you healthier. Rather it delves into a variety of ideas from over 40 speakers on topics like psychedelics, meditation, memory improvement, detoxing, diets, sleep, EMF and more. 1,300Londonsummit.healthoptimisation.com
43Maverick1000Founded by Yanik Silver. Maverick1000 is an invitation only, global network of industry transforming entrepreneurs connecting in bold new ways. 1,0002012various maverick1000.com
44A Mindful SocietyA Mindful Society is a mindfulness conference with academics and industry leaders at the forefront of current mindfulness information. 1,0002014Torontoamindfulsociety.org
45Titan Summit
Robin Sharma
Robin Sharma’s annual 4-day event, The Titan Summit, is widely considered one of the best experiences for people ready to grow world-class businesses and live rare-air lives. Faculty members have included Sir Richard Branson, NBA star Shaquille O’Neal and many of the most revered thought-leaders.6002013100Torontothetitansummit.com
46FlowfestFlowfest is an event run by Flowgrade, a German Biohacking store, blog and podcast. The event includes presentations from experts on biohacking, nutrition, functional fitness, psychology, neurofeedback and cold therapy to name a few. 300Munichflowfest.de
47Powerful Living ExperienceThe Powerful Living Experience Live is a 3-day immersive experience with David Bayer which provides the ultimate blueprint for designing an extraordinary human experience. 230800Orlandopowerfullivingexperience.com
48Sage Business School
Peter Sage
The Sage Business School (SBS) is Peter Sage’s flagship event. An intensive 3 day experience that transforms who you are and your perception of business and making money. It combines personal and spiritual development with business tools and strategies that will get you results immediately.100Londonpetersage.com
49Breakthrough to Success
Jack Canfield
Jack Canfield's 5 day signature event.JackCanfield.com
50The Culture ConferenceThis exclusive event is for conscious entrepreneurs, execs and leaders committed to building positive teams and cultures that amplify the impact of their efforts throughout the world. This event is invite only, so be proactive in obtaining an invitation.San Josethecultureconference.com
51The Human GatheringThis invitation-only conference brings together some of the world's most influential business leaders, executives and accredited investors. Justin Kan (Twitch), Peter Diamandis (XPRIZE), Randy Jackson (American Idol) and Sheri Salata (Oprah Winfrey Network) are just a few of the people slated for on-stage interviews.2015Malibuthehumangathering.com