Michael is internationally recognized as a pioneer in the fields
of creative thinking, accelerated learning, and innovative leadership.
Gelb's publications include Body Learning: An Introduction to
the Alexander Technique and Present Yourself! Captivate
Your Audience with Great Presentation Skills. A professional
juggler who once performed with the Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan,
Gelb created the Juggling Metaphor Method. He authored More
Balls Than Hands: Juggling Your Way to Success by Learning to Love
Your Mistakes. He also originated the concept of synvergent
thinking, expressed in Thinking for a Change: Discovering the
Power to Create, Communicate, and Lead.
A fourth degree black belt in the Japanese martial art of Aikido,
Gelb is coauthor of Samurai Chess: Mastering Strategic Thinking
Through the Martial Art of the Mind. A passionate student of
the Renaissance and the nature of genius, Gelb ignited the current
fascination with all things Da Vinci with his How to Think Like
Leonardo da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day. Gelb's
latest book, Da Vinci Decoded, taps into the seven Da Vincian
principles outlined in How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci
to show readers how to cultivate spiritual potential.
Saturday, April 22
Leonardo da Vinci: The Art and Science of Consciousness
Ballroom 10:45am to 12:00 noon
In this energizing and transforming experience, Michael guides
you to experience the vivifying power of Leonardo's archetype in
your life now. Learn the seven principles for thinking like Leonardo
and then apply each one to developing your creative abilities and
sharpening your awareness. You will be inspired and guided to apply
the universal wisdom of the original "Uomo Universale"
(Universal Man) to your most important professional, personal and
spiritual challenges. In a supreme example of thinking ahead, Leonardo
invented the parachute before anyone could fly. Imagine what dreams
you might realize with that kind of thinking!
*Reframe and begin solving your most important personal and professional
*Integrate body, mind and spirit for greater well-being,
*Align your personal sense of purpose, values and mission with
your everyday routine, habits and behavior, and
*Experience a personal spiritual renaissance.