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Digital Coaching Platforms: The Coaches’ Point of View


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 An ICF NYC Members-Only Discussion 

Learn about the benefits, challenges, concerns, and opportunities of offering your coaching talent through a digital coaching platform provider. Hear from coaches who will share their advice and experience in contracting with different providers. This event is an ICFNYC members-only follow-up to the ICF NYC and NYU’s MS Program in Executive Coaching and Organizational Consulting 4th annual conference on March 7th on the topic of “What Do Coaches Need to Know About the Rise of Digital Coaching Platforms.”


Summary Details

When: April 4, 2022, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Speakers: An Open Discussion amongst the chapter with coaches who currently work with various coaching platform providers and will share their perspectives. 

Format:  Virtual Meeting - Cameras enabled

CCEUs:1.5 Resource Development

Who is this event for:Coaches who want to hear from other coaches about their experience in working with various digital coaching platforms. This facilitated discussion will provide coaches an opportunity to learn more about what working with some of the platforms is all about.  For example, understand the potential interview process, coach onboarding and development, coaching performance and client interactions.  It’s also an opportunity to explore broader shifts in the global coaching industry at-large and impacts on coaches and traditional business models.  

This event will NOT be recorded. 

A note on confidentiality: In accordance with the ICF Code of Ethics, and in the interest of building a respectful and trusted place for conversation, all attendees are expected to maintain confidentiality with respect to information shared during the conversation. Relatedly, attendees should respect any agreements or contracts they may be subject to and should not disclose confidential, proprietary business information that would similarly breach the Code of Ethics.  This event is NOT being recorded.

Event Observers: A representative from ICF Global and from NYU’s MS Program in Executive Coaching will attend as observers to contribute to ongoing research around the impact of digital platforms on the coaching profession. In this observation role, they will capture themes and feedback, but will maintain confidentiality and anonymize their data capture such that no information may be attributed to any individual or organization. 


The Event

The ICF NYC and NYU’s MS Program in Executive Coaching and Organizational Consulting 4th annual conference on March 7th on the topic of “What Do Coaches Need to Know About the Rise of Digital Coaching Platforms'' will host several digital coaching providers. This follow-up event for ICF NYC members will explore the coach’s experience as an individual practitioner. We will also discuss the impact of the rise in coaching platform providers on the coach and client relationship as well as the coaching business model.

Purpose: Provide coaches with an open forum to share their successes, joys, challenges, and concerns in working with digital coaching platform providers. This event will offer transparent dialogue and exchange of ideas, career and business development resources as it relates to digital platform providers. 

Objective: Coaches will share their experiences and gain new insights into the expanding digital coaching platform providers, which has an increasing presence in the global coaching industry.  

Learning elements:

  • Explore the benefits and challenges in working with a digital coaching platform provider

  • Discuss concerns around building the client relationship, confidentiality, and coaching ethics

  • Learn about the coaches’ experience in coaching technology providers client matching algorithm  

  • Gather insights around company sponsored professional skill development and coaching support 

  • Share questions, concerns, and potential opportunities for the coaching industry at large

Outcomes: By the end of the session, attendees will have an opportunity to learn about digital coaching platform providers through the experience of other ICF credential coaches.



This ICF NYC members-only event will provide ICF NYC Chapter Members an opportunity to discuss their experience in working with various digital coaching platform providers. We will hear from several members who have volunteered to share their experiences and perspectives working with a variety of coaching platforms.

Discussion will be informed by questions submitted by ICF NYC members in our recent survey as well as outcomes from the March 7th event coupled with plenty of time for live questions. 



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