GRIT Resiliency in Action Conference 2024

The Lyda Hill Institute for Human Resilience is excited to extend a warm invitation to the GRIT: Resiliency in Action Conference 2024, a unique event designed to empower individuals on their journey towards resilience and personal growth.

Scheduled for March 11, 2024, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ent Center for the Arts, this one-day conference offers an invaluable opportunity for both experienced GRIT Coaches and newcomers to the GRIT Program.

Admission to the conference is completely free. All interested individuals are encouraged to register promptly to secure their spot for a day filled with enriching experiences focused on resilience, team-building and the fundamental principles of the GRIT Program. Additionally, lunch will be provided at no cost to attendees, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience for all participants.

One of the key highlights of the event is the chance to immerse oneself in a supportive community of like-minded individuals who share a common dedication to personal growth and resilience. Participants will have the opportunity to connect with fellow attendees, fostering meaningful connections and cultivating a sense of camaraderie within the community.

The conference boasts an impressive lineup of keynote speakers, each bringing a unique perspective and expertise to the table. From celebrated Olympians like Amy Van Dyken-Rouen and Hunter Kemper, who share their inspiring stories of triumph over adversity, to esteemed professionals like Mark Yarbrough, a burnout expert and former District Attorney, attendees will gain valuable insights and perspectives from a diverse range of speakers.

Motivational speakers will lead thought-provoking discussions, interactive workshops and engaging activities aimed at enhancing practical understanding of resilience and teamwork. Moreover, participants will have the opportunity to delve into the core principles of the GRIT Program through informative sessions led by experts in the field.

It’s important to note that the GRIT: Resiliency in Action Conference 2024 is made possible through funding from El Paso County and the American Rescue Plan Act, in collaboration with esteemed partners including Becoming Your Personal Best, the United States Olympic and Paralympic Museum, and the UCCS Public Safety Initiative.

The GRIT: Resiliency in Action Conference 2024 promises to be a transformative and enlightening experience for all attendees. Whether you’re a seasoned GRIT Coach or someone exploring the program for the first time, we invite you to join us for a day dedicated to personal growth, resilience and community building. Register now to reserve your spot and embark on this empowering journey.