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2020 High Center Forum – Simon Sinek, Keynote Speaker


Date(s) - 03/17/2020
2:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square


Register for 2020 High Center Forum – Simon Sinek, Keynote Speaker

Simon Sinek, Keynote Speaker

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Lancaster Marriott & Convention Center

2:30pm – 8:30pm

Best Selling Author, Speaker, Visionary Thinker, YouTube Sensation

Author: Infinite Game (2019), Find Your Why (2017), Together is Better (2016), Leaders Eat Last (2014), Start With Why (2009)

Described as “a visionary thinker with a rare intellect,” Sinek teaches leaders and organizations how to inspire people. His bold goal is to help build a world in which the vast majority of people wake up every single day feeling inspired, feeling safe at work, and feeling fulfilled at the end of the day. He is the author of multiple best selling books including Start With Why and Leaders Eat Last. His latest book, The Infinite Game, will be published in 2019.

His unconventional and innovative views on business and leadership have attracted international attention. From American Airlines to Disney and MARS, from big business to entrepreneurs to police forces, Simon has been invited to meet with an array of leaders and organizations in nearly every industry. He has also had the honor of sharing his ideas at the United Nations, the United States Congress and with the senior-most leaders of the United States Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy, Army and Coast Guard.

Afternoon Speaker, Afterburner, Ex-Military Leaders

  • Afterburner is a team of ex-military leaders that help connect strategy to execution. They leverage the same principles of teamwork, accountability, and continuous learning that they utilized in their military careers to WIN when the chips were down, the stakes were high, and failure was not an option. afterburner.com

PROMO codes available to membership and sponsors only. 

Email Lisa: rosenbergerl@etown.edu or call 717-361-1275


Cost to Attend – (Open to the Public): 

Full-day $195.00

Reception/Keynote Dinner only $175.00

Afternoon only $40.00

~~~ Before registering, you will need to choose a dinner selection this year from the list below:

Braised short ribs

Event Details:

Event: The High Center Family Business Forum
Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Location: Lancaster Marriott @ Penn Square, Lower Lobby/Exhibition Level, Freedom Hall Ballroom  A/B and Heritage Ballroom, 3rd floor

(3 Garage Options)


chaser ticket will be given at registration table for parking garages listed

~~~Penn Square Garage, 38 S. Duke Street, Lancaster, PA  17603

Parking Directions:  Follow Duke Street into Lancaster, cross intersection at King Street and the next stop light will be the Penn Square Garage on your right.  Turn right into garage, take ticket from kiosk and bring parking ticket with you. Take 2nd floor covered walkway into the Marriott entrance from parking garage, follow signage down hallway to the Lower Level Lobby Registration table to obtain your name tags for entry into the event

Additional Parking Options:      

~~~King Street Garage, 146-52 E. King St., Lancaster, PA 17603

~~~Central Garage, 29 W. Vine St., Lancaster, PA 17603

Registration Table: Upper Main Lobby/across from Hotel Front Desk
Recommendations: Bringing cash, check or credit card- if interested in purchasing books from our speakers.

After 5:45 pm, bars will remain open till 7:00 pm, but will be a cash bar.

ATM machine will be available in the Main Hotel Lobby, located in the Sundry Shop to the left of the front desk

Business Attire.

Schedule of Events:                    

2:30 – 3:00 pm Registration and Networking – lower level lobby
3:00 – 3:15 pm Welcome Remarks, Michael Mitchell, Executive Director, The High Center

Heritage Ballroom, 3rd floor level

3:15 – 4:30 pm Afternoon Speaker, Afterburner, Heritage Ballroom, 3rd floor level
4:45 – 5:45 pm Book signing with Simon Sinek, Freedom Hall A, lower level
4:00 – 4:30 pm 2nd Registration for cocktail reception, dinner and evening keynote event –

lower level lobby

4:45 – 5:45 pm Networking and Cocktail Reception – Freedom Hall A, lower level

(cash bar after 5:45pm)

5:00 – 5:30 pm Invitation Only –VIP Book signing with Simon Sinek, lower level lobby
5:30 – 6:00 pm Book signing with Simon Sinek, Freedom Hall A, lower level
6:00 – 7:00 pm Keynote Dinner – reserved seating, Freedom Hall B, lower level
7:00 – 7:30 pm High Center Awards Ceremony with Emcee, Jere Gish – WGAL
7:30 – 8:30 pm Keynote Speaker – Simon Sinek, Freedom Hall B, lower level
8:30pm End of Program

Register for: 2020 High Center Forum – Simon Sinek, Keynote Speaker