30 January - 3 February 2023, Hollywood, California

Our Annual Flagship Event. An unparalleled opportunity to aim toward the future.

2023: Narrative

The Best Story Wins

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About the 2023 Annual Member Conference

2023 is the Year of Narrative: The best story wins.

What is narrative, and why does it matter? Story is the framework for our worldview and the construct for all Conditions of Life. You are the author of your own story. Your talents, products, and services are sold through well-told stories.

Of all the places on earth, none has mastered storytelling like Hollywood, California—and our flagship conference takes place in the heart of it.

This five-day live event provides highly specialized training and practices tailored to help you stay on track. 

The Annual Member Conferences is our Flagship event; a unique resort, lots of social time, and a truly unforgettable experience. Nothing is accidental. They are designed to provide you with the environment, guidance, and resources to elevate your Transactional Competence™.


Loews Hollywood Hotel 1755 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028 Special room rates negotiated.


Monday 30 January thru Friday 3 February 2023

2023 Theme of the Year

The Best Story Wins

Unique to this conference *

We’ll learn what we can from talented actors, improv artists, celebrated musicians, voice actors, and motion-picture and television producers, directors, and filmmakers.

We’ll tour the Warner Brothers studios and get even closer to the entertainment you love. We’ll view the new Storytelling Showcase, highlighting nearly 100 years of Warner Bros. history. The new grand finale delights fans of the DC Universe and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts with recreated sets, authentic props, costumes, and memorable photo opportunities.

We’ll tour the Dolby Theater, home to The Academy Awards, popularly known as the Oscars, are awarded for artistic and technical merit in the film industry. They are regarded by many as the most prestigious and significant awards in the entertainment industry worldwide.

*With our connections, we’re confident in our ability to offer this or more. However, these are subject to change.

Our Facilitators

Drew Knowles

Vice President
Auckland, New Zealand

John Patterson

Ojai, California

Kirkland Tibbels

Oxnard, California

A Few Words

About Influential U

Since 2009, Influential U has taught thousands of ambitious business professionals how to construct the exchanges that accelerate their influence and results.

Our elite membership programs have spread to 12 countries. Our reach includes webinar viewers and podcast subscribers in over 100 countries.

Influential U produces life-changing journeys from isolated, non-reproducible success to holistic, whole-life satisfaction.

Since our founding, students continue to bring our proprietary methodologies to their schools, institutions, and enterprises.


Loews Hollywood Hotel 1755 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028 Special room rates negotiated.

The sign. The Hills. This urban oasis at the corner of Hollywood and Highland is your perfect base for moving and shaking, Hollywood-style.

Our goal at Loews Hollywood is to give you the star treatment with the laidback lifestyle that Southern California is famous for. No matter how you spend your time, the energy of L.A. is all around you and the iconic Hollywood sign is always within sight.

When you stay at Loews Hollywood, you’ll enjoy a thoughtful range of services at your fingertips. From a bellman to help carry your bags to a valet who’ll park your car, you’re in very good hands. Allow our staff to give your shoes a complimentary shine before an important meeting—or a big night out. If you need your suit pressed or a button sewn on, we’ll take care of that, too. If you’re visiting from another country, our front desk staff can assist you with currency exchange. And our savvy concierge can help with everything from messenger service to tickets to an event to helping you find the best sushi restaurant in town.

Trusted Hands Behind Us

Our Honored Sponsors

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“In my experience, it’s the only education and training program that provides you the tools to accurately practice and apply what you learn everyday to have a satisfying extraordinary life.”

Lisa Baptista


You are welcome to include special guests, spouses, or colleagues for the following:

Wednesday Morning from 9am to 12pm
Friday afternoon (final day) from 3pm to 5pm
All social events (where fees apply, these are to be paid by participants/guests)
Not permitted otherwise
  • Conference content and exercises are sequential and experiential in nature and as such, missing any portion of the conference may impact the intended outcome.
  • Tuitions do not include travel, accommodations, or airport transfers.
  • Tuitions do not include food and beverage unless otherwise posted on the web page for that conference (e.g., buffet breakfast, snacks, etc.).
  • Social mixers vary, and any excursion, food, beverage, or transport is not included in your tuition unless otherwise posted.
  • Special sessions, guest lectures, and Founder Studies admittance and seating are subject to availability.
  • Some portions of the conference are restricted and only accessible for MAP or MAP2 level participants.
  • Guests are welcome for limited portions of the conference or social mixers and are not permitted in most special sessions, guest lectures, or Founder Studies. Active or Inactive customers of Influence Ecology may only attend conferences as paid participants and not as guests.
  • $500 is fully non-refundable. 90 days prior to Conference 100% of any paid tuitions are non-refundable and non-transferable. This includes all conference tuitions paid as any aspect of a MAP or MAP2 contract. Participants claiming confusion or unclarity about which conferences they are registered to attend do not earn the right to refunds or transfers. Those who postpone their MAP or MAP2 start date are subject to these terms and conditions.
  • Prior to this 90 days, any conference tuition transferred to a later date forfeits previously earned discounts and requires payment of this balance to transfer.
  • No-show tuitions are fully non-refundable.
  • We have secured a special discounted room rate only available for the days posted. These rooms and room types are available on a first-come, first-served basis subject to the availability of guest rooms at the time of reservation.
  • We require that you complete your Conference Preparation Package upon notification which includes session and social event attendance, signed agreements, and legal releases.
  • Influence Ecology makes no claim to the validity or accuracy of the information offered as help by its participants to other participants. Please be mindful of coaching or advice. You must think accurately for yourself and on behalf of your own aims; transact at your own risk. Furthermore, the conference is not a free license to solicit business. Rather, it is an educational environment offered to illuminate the knowledge or resources in which to satisfy ambitious aims. As always, if you are interested in someone’s offer, by all means, ask.
  • We reserve the right to inspect or cease any participant activity to preserve the ethics of this educational environment.
  • Posted schedules and content are subject to change.

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