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  VIP Mini-Retreat 
 Write Your TEDx Talk 
   At Torel Palace, Lisbon, Portugal  

In two magical days, we'll refine your world-changing Idea Worth Spreading, pick 4 TEDx events to apply to, and draft your legacy talk - while luxuriating in a palace in Portugal. 3 nights lodging + all coaching, meals + drinks included! Let's do this the fun relaxed way! 

At The Torel Palace Hotel 
 Lisbon, Portugal
April 13th - 16th, 2024

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If you have always wanted to give a TED-style talk - this is your year! Why not dream it up while hanging out at an actual palace in Portugal, and check off two bucket list dreams at once! 

JOIN US at the regal and magical Torel Palace Hotel in Lisbon, Portugal! This luxury retreat includes 3 nights lodging, all coaching, meals, bubbly, workshops, and more: 

  • Plus ALL delicious meals are included at either the Torel Palace or other fine dining establishments we'll choose together in Lisbon!;

  • Plus ALL drinks, cocktails, mocktails, unlimited coffee + water included;

  • Plus healthy snacks;

  • Plus ALL TEDx coaching, as well as three (3) additional VIP Private Coaching sessions on Zoom after the retreat (valued at $997 each!) if you choose the retreat option over the VIP Day; 

  • You'll leave with a draft of your future TEDx talk, 4 events to apply to, a promotional plan for your talk, and the confidence to rock that stage! 

Click below to reserve your room! Spots are very limited! (and payment plans ARE available too!)



Enjoy the magic of Lisbon, Portugal in this

luxurious and regal palace!


If you have always wanted to deliver a TED-style talk, and you love the finer things in life - this retreat was designed for you! 

It's PRIVATE (just you & me hanging out in an actual palace!). 

It's LUXURIOUS (did I mention we're staying in a palace???)

It's LIFE-CHANGING (your TEDx talk WILL change your life - and inspire others too!)


There is only ONE spot available at the Palace ~

So don't wait! Reserve your spot now! This is quite simply the best value I'll ever be able to offer on a luxury retreat...

Don't miss out if this is calling to you! You deserve it!

HERE is your line-up for the TEDx Torel Palace Retreat!

April 13th, 2024

5 p.m. Sunset Cocktail Reception & Dinner:

Welcome to the Palace!

April 14th, 2024

TEDx Visioning + Play Day! 

Wake up to watch the sunrise, or sleep in until 10... YOU CHOOSE! Here is the line-up for our day:

  • 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.: Delicious breakfast provided at Torel Palace (you let me know what time you want to meet - breakfast is included!)

  • 10 a.m. - Noon: Private TEDx Coaching (we'll refine your big idea worth, create a catchy title, and pick your TEDx events to apply to!)

  • Noon - 1 p.m.: Lunch at the Torel Palace

  • 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.: More Private TEDx Coaching (We'll draft your TEDx talk outline + brainstorm stories and statistics to support your world-changing idea! We'll start to draft your talk 

    today - then relax by the pool or head to town to explore. We'll pick an amazing local spot with views for dinner - it's all included!).

April 15th, 2024

TEDx Writing + Play Day! 

Wake up to watch the sunrise, or sleep in until 10... YOU CHOOSE! Here is the line-up for our day:

Your afternoon and evening are FREE TIME... 

Enjoy the pool, or explore the town! We'll meet for dinner at 7 p.m.

  • 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.: Delicious breakfast provided at Torel Palace

  • 10 a.m. - Noon: Private TEDx Coaching (We'll finish your draft talk today, then you can refine it all you like! Two additional Zoom private TEDx coaching sessions, valued at $497 each, are provided to be scheduled at your convenience in the coming months.)

  • Noon - 1 p.m.: Lunch at the Torel Palace

  • 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.: More Private TEDx Coaching (We'll read through your draft talk + work on your promotional plan for when your talk goes live on the TED website so you can maximize your views!)

Your afternoon and evening are FREE TIME... 

Enjoy the palace, or explore the town! We'll meet for dinner at 7 p.m.


Final Dinner Together 

April 16, 2024:

We'll check out by noon, after one more delicious breakfast! CELEBRATE this new version of YOU - still the same beautiful you, only even more inspired and on FIRE!

If you choose the retreat option, you'll also benefit from three (3) additional VIP Private Coaching 90-minute sessions on Zoom after the retreat (valued at $997 each), scheduled at your convenience anytime in 2024 to work on any aspect of your application, TEDx talk, and/or rehearsal + promotional plan! 

You'll be ready to give the talk of a lifetime

+ will make happy memories for a lifetime too!

P.S. Please note that I am not officially affiliated with TED or TEDx - I just love their format and message, and have given two successful TEDx talks to date! Doing so enabled me to land representation by an international speakers' bureau,

and I now command five figures per keynote!


It has completely changed my life! I look forward to working with you on your life-changing legacy talk!


You have two options for this luxe VIP Day or Retreat!

You can either opt for staying at the Torel Palace for 3 nights and 2 days, with all meals included, OR pick your own AirBnB in Lisbon, and just come hang with me at the Palace during the day. 





VIP TEDx Retreat from 4/13 - 4/16:

  • including 3 nights lodging at the Torel Palace from April 13th - 16th, 2024

  • + all meals,

  • + drinks (bubbly included!)

  • + private TEDx coaching outlined in the itinerary above

  • + 3 VIP Private TEDx Coaching Sessions in the Six Months Following (each valued at $997 apiece)!

NOTE: You get a luxury retreat with 3 nights lodging + bubbly included - for the cost of my normal six-month TEDx coaching package, because I am already staying at this magical palace, and want to share it with lucky YOU! 

It's like getting a bonus luxury retreat included with your TEDx coaching! Don't miss out on this

Payment Options for the Retreat:


Or you can opt to arrange your own lodging in Lisbon, and do a TEDx VIP Day at 50% off my normal TEDx VIP Day Rate! 


VIP TEDx Day on Either April 14th or 15th, 2024 (you choose!):

  • Includes lunch + dinner on your TEDx VIP Day;

  • Includes bubbly, wine, coffee, and/or your preferred cocktail or beverage;

  • Includes healthy snacks;

  • Includes all TEDx VIP Day Coaching (from 5 to 8 hours, depending on your bandwidth and preference!);

  • Includes one 90-minute Private TEDx Coaching Session in the six months following your VIP Day (valued at $997),


Please note that lodging not included for the VIP Day Option. You pick your own AirBnB or hotel in Lisbon, and then we'll meet up to work together at the lovely Torel Palace! 

NOTE: This is 50% off my usual TEDx VIP Day Rate (which is currently $5000), because I will already be in Portugal and want to share the magic with lucky YOU! 

Payment Options for VIP Day:


Your Luxury Retreat Host & Coach!


Your Retreat Leader Lisa Powell Graham, MPA
Motivational Keynote + TEDx Speaker / Meditation Instructor / Women's Leadership Coach / 

Martha Beck Certified Life Coach Since 2012

Lisa is the proud founder of Wonder Women International. Her mission on earth is empowering girls and women globally. 


Lisa does this through:

  • Keynotes and motivational talks, including two TEDx talks to date! 

  • Masterminds and coaching focused on women's leadership

  • Global destination retreats for women with a "Live Your Best Destiny" theme and framework


Lisa is passionate about travel; progressive politics; self-development; and doing her part to make this world a better, kinder place. Lisa has traveled to 30 countries on 4 continents to date.


Lisa has worked on three presidential campaigns, including serving as part of Hillary Clinton's staff in 2016 in Philadelphia, PA, where there was record voter turnout and a record-breaking victory for the Democrats. Lisa is also a Martha Beck Certified Life Coach.


She earned her Master in Public Administration degree at Harvard University, and her B.A. in English Literature with a Certificate in Creative Writing from Princeton University. Lisa is currently based in Troy, New York.


You can learn more about her at

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