IONS Events are events that are sponsored or cosponsored by the Institute of Noetic Sciences. Many of these events involve IONS Research Staff and may also be listed in other event categories such as EarthRise Events or Community Group Events.
Past IONS Events
Join psychologist and mind-body medicine researcher Cassandra Vieten and psychologist and leadership trainer Daniel Ellenberg to explore practices grounded in science and the world’s wisdom traditions.
Please join us for seasonal festivities at the Institute of Noetic Sciences' EarthRise Retreat Center.
Join us for a lively discussion of the complexities of meditation and contemplative practice.
In this presentation, we will explore the breakthroughs that are arising today as two truth systems--science and religious and spiritual traditions--interface to reveal new possibilities about our human potential.
Join us for this day of lecture, discussion, and experiential mindfulness practices that you can take home and use right away.
Cancer as a Turning Point, From Surviving to Thriving, a FREE program for anyone touched by cancer - patients, survivors, their friends and family, support persons, and healthcare providers.
Join integrative medicine physician Lee Lipsenthal, MD along with psychologist and mind-body medicine researcher Cassandra Vieten, PhD to learn practices grounded in science and the world’s wisdom traditions that support and sustain the transformative process.
Not quite ready to go home? Extend your noetic experience by joining us at our campus, EarthRise @ IONS. Relax with friends among the rolling, oak-covered hills for a one- or two-night stay after the conference.
IONS 14th International IONS Conference in San Francisco!
conference conference conference 2011
HopeDance FiLMs & EarthRise at IONS presents a film about Damanhur--including Q&A with two people who have lived there.
In this week, moms of all ages will gather to experience a set of practices for dealing with stress and connecting with spirit designed specifically for mothers that can be integrated into everyday life back at home.
Using lecture, video, discussion, creative process, and deeply embodied experiential play, we will weave scientific findings together with wisdom from the world’s spiritual traditions and your own authoritative wisdom to explore deep shifts in consciousness, and how they can be integrated into everyday life.
For centuries, great minds have contemplated the reality of healing. During these three days you will hear internationally known authorities in theology, medicine, and research explore this dynamic topic. They will share their insights, observations, and findings on the relationship between spirituality, medicine, and healing.
Journey to the ancient land of India. This is a special opportunity for Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS) members, and other like minded travelers, to explore this ancient country at this time of global shift and transformation. You will see India as few people have the opportunity to do.
Qigong (pronounced “chee-gung”) is a 5,000 year old healing art that originated in China--emphasizing posture, movement, breath, and mental concentration. Whether you are new to Qigong or wish to tune-up your practice, you will benefit from the expertise and kindness of Mingtong Gu’s instruction. Take charge of your health and discover a powerful “inner medicine”!