Register for the 2023 Leadership Summit now for just $500. This includes all mainstage and breakout speakers, exclusive networking events, and most meals on Friday and Saturday. For 2020-2023 Scholars, the registration fee is $425. Space is limited. Don't wait - register now. Conference registration will close on August 15!
The 2023 Leadership Summit registration fee includes access to all general sessions, speakers, breakout sessions, meals listed in the Summit schedule, ground transportation on Saturday night, and some fun Coca-Cola swag! The registration fee does not include accommodations, transportation, parking, or other expenses you incur while in Atlanta.
The conference sessions will take place at The Starling Atlanta Midtown hotel, located at 188 14th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30361, in the heart of midtown. Additionally, the Saturday night celebration will take place at The Coca-Cola Company headquarters. Details about The Starling Atlanta Midtown hotel can be found here.
Due to the generous support of the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, the Summit registration fee is the same no matter what length of time you are able to attend.
If you are no longer able to attend the Summit, you are able to transfer your registration to another Scholar. You may also donate your registration to a Scholar from the 2020-2022 classes through the Scholars Foundation.
With a limited amount of space available, this event is sure to sell out. Conference registration will officially close on August 15, if not sold out before that. Hotel reservations and rates are available until August 18, 2023. (Subject to availability.)


The Coca-Cola Scholars Leadership Summit is the premier event for Scholar alumni who want to make a difference in the world and grow as leaders. While geared to Scholars who are out of college, this event is open to all Scholar classes.
We are happy to extend full Summit registration to spouses/partners of Scholars, and they may register using the Spouse/Partner designation. Due to capacity limits, registration is not available to other guests such as friends, siblings, or business partners.
Yes, if you have registered and are unable to participate in the Summit, you are welcome to transfer your registration to allow another Scholar to attend by emailing
An attendee list will be available to those who have registered as we get closer to Leadership Summit.
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Less than 15 miles from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL), The Starling Atlanta Midtown hotel can be reached by hopping on I-85 or catching the MARTA’s Red/Gold line. The closest MARTA stations to the hotel are Arts Center and Midtown. Read more details. See a map. You are responsible for your own transportation from the airport to the hotel and back.
Atlanta is full of places to go and things to do! Find some suggestions here.


Special accommodations and rates are available at The Starling Atlanta Midtown hotel by booking here before August 18, 2023 (subject to availability). If you would like to book by phone, you can call the reservations line at (404) 892-6000 and mention “Coca-Cola Scholars Leadership Summit”.
You are welcome to extend your stay in Atlanta by booking additional nights at The Starling Atlanta Midtown hotel before and/or after the Summit. Special Summit rates are availableby booking here before August 18, 2023 (subject to availability).
Yes, and it is free to Summit attendees.


All meals from Friday at lunch through Saturday evening are included in your registration fee.
Please make note of any special dietary needs when you register. If you need to make an update after you have registered, please email .
Of course! It wouldn’t be a Coke Scholars event without the refreshing taste of an ice cold Coca-Cola.

Support Services

We welcome you to indicate any special accommodations you require on your registration form. If you need to make an update afterwards, please email with your request.
Childcare services are not available or provided during any Leadership Summit events. Please make arrangements on your own for any childcare needs.


Yes! We have opportunities for individuals or companies to sponsor the Summit. If you are interested, please contact Cathy Boardman at with “2023 Leadership Summit Sponsorship” in the subject line. Click here for more information.
Summit events are business casual except for the casual Saturday night celebration.