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Join Us for the 2023 World Leaders Forum

Judson University is pleased to announce Sir James MacMillan and The Lord Smith of Kelvin, KT CH, Robert Haldane Smith, will both keynote the tenth World Leaders Forum this March. In partnership with The Eric Liddell Community, this event is the North American Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Eric Liddell winning the gold medal in the Paris Olympics. 

At the event, Sir James MacMillan and The Lord Smith of Kelvin, KT CH will each share a keynote address and engage in a question-and-answer session. This conversation will be facilitated by Gus Noble OBE, President of the Chicago Scots, which was founded to promote Scottish culture throughout Chicagoland in 1845 and is the oldest charity in Illinois.

The 2023 World Leaders Forum will be held on campus in Herrick Chapel for students and the surrounding community to enjoy. Tickets are on sale and available to the public today! 


2023 World Leaders Forum

Tuesday, March 21
Judson University's Herrick Chapel
7 p.m. program

General Admission Tickets: $75
Premier Seating Tickets: $150

Judson Community will receive a $20 discount 
if you purchase your tickets by January 31!

Use Promo Code: JUFAMILY
Enter the code at the top of the page before you select your tickets.

A VIP meet-and-greet reception will be held prior to the event at 5:30 p.m.
with hors d'oeuvres, networking, and photo opportunities with
Sir James MacMillan and The Lord Smith of Kelvin KT CH.

VIP Reception and Tickets: $1000

Click here to learn more about the event.

We hope you will join us and be inspired at the 2023 World Leaders Forum!

If you are interested in supporting this event, please contact Julie Schmidt at to learn about the exciting benefits of sponsorship.

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