Three Vehicles on the Contemplative Path

An International Symposium on Science, Compassion, and Leadership

Roshi Joan Halifax

Joseph (Joe) Loizzo

Roshi Joan Halifax

Joseph (Joe) Loizzo

co-sponsored by

Estudios Contemplativos, Nalanda Institute for Contemplative Science and Upaya Zen Center

to be held at the FUNDACIÓ CASA DEL TIBET IN BARCELONA

BARCELONA, SPAIN  SEPTEMBER 6-8, 2016

Join an unprecedented gathering of international pioneers in contemplative science to experience the inspiring confluence of contemplation with the neuroscience of happiness, compassion, and leadership. Learn how five world leaders are bringing timeless wisdom and modern science together to forge new vehicles of contemplative living today, opening new avenues for sustainable well-being, social justice, and mindful business in our complex world. On day one, travel the path of compassion in action with Zen master, palliative care pioneer, and social activist Roshi Joan Halifax, and compassion educator Koncha Pinos-Pey. Discover the way of mindful leadership on day two with CEO Elazar Aslan, with the pioneer contemplative lawyer José María Márquez Jurado (Gopala) and contemplative neuropsychiatrist Joe Loizzo. And begin the journey to sustainable wellbeing and happiness on day three with contemplative neuroscientist Richard Davidson. And with us, during all the Symposium, sharing their knowledge, wisdom and his  deep and committed practice, the philosopher Dr. Juan Arnau, writer and astrophysicist and Marinella de Simone President and Scientific Director of the Institute APS Complexity; Creator and coordinator of the Francisco Varela Master Program Project in Italy.

Offering a feast for body, mind, and spirit, this historic gathering is sure to be a transformative experience for people in all walks of life who seek a more contemplative way of being in our fast-paced world.

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PROGRAM

THE POWER OF THREE CONTEMPLATIVE PATHS

Day One: The Path of Compassion in Action

with Roshi Joan Halifax

September 6, 10am-6 pm

10:00-10:30 Welcome and Overview by Ven. Thubten Wangchen, Roshi Joan Halifax & Dr. Koncha Pinos-Pey
10:30-12:00 Keynote, Compassion in Action, by Roshi Joan
12:00-12:15 Break
12:15-1:00 Dialogue: Compassion, Ethics, and Education, Roshi Joan & Dr. Pinos-Pey
1:00-2:30 Lunch
2:30-3:30 Contemplative Care in Death & Dying, by Roshi Joan
3:30-4:00 Dialogue: Facing Death in Modern Medicine, Roshi Joan, Dra. Eva Juan, Dr. Joe Loizzo & Facilitator Dr. Koncha Pinós-Pey
4:00-4:15 Break
4:15-5:15 The Role of Kindness in Prisons and Rehabilitation, by Roshi Joan
5:15-5:45 Dialogue: Self-Compassion, Plasticity, and Transformation, Roshi Joan, Drs. Loizzo and Facilitator Dr. Koncha Pinós-Pey
5:45-6:00 Closing Meditation: Roshi Joan

Day Two: The Path of Mindful Leadership

with Joe Loizzo

September 7, 10am- 6pm

10:00-10:30 Welcome and Overview by Dr. Pinos Pey
10:30-12:00 Keynote: The Neuroscience of Leadership and Peak Performance, by Dr. Loizzo
12:00-12:15 Break
12:15-1:00 Keynote: Contemplative Leadership in the Law, by José Maria (Gopala) Marquez Jurado.
1:00-2:30 Lunch
2:30-3:15 Mindful Leadership in Business, by Elazar Aslan
3:15-4:00 Relational Intelligence and Generative Leadership, by Dr. De Simone
4:00-4:15 Break
4:15-5:15 Dialogue: Women in Secular Ethics and Politics, by Drs. De Simone and Pinos Pey
5:15-5:45 Dialogue: Science, Ethics, and the Future of Mindful Leadership, Drs. Loizzo and Arnau
5:45-6:00 Closing Meditation: Dr. Loizzo

Day Three: The Path of Science and Happiness

with Richard Davidson

September 8, 10am-5 pm

9:00-9:30 Welcome and Overview by Dr. Loizzo
9:30-11:00 Keynote: Contemplative Neuroscience and Happiness, by Dr. Davidson
11:00-11:15 Break
11:15-12:00 Dialogue: Science, Meditation, and Human Well-Being, Drs. Davidson and Loizzo
12:00-1:30 Lunch
1:30-2:15 The Neuroscience of Compassion, by Dr. Davidson
2:15-3:00 Contemplative Science and Sustainable Happiness, by Dr. Loizzo
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-4:00 Dialogue: Neuroscience, Contemplation, and Human Happiness, Drs. Davidson, Loizzo and Marinella
4:00-4:45 Science, Consciousness, and Human Freedom, by Dr. Juan Arnau
4:45-5:00 Closing Meditation on Secular Ethics: Dr. Pinos Pey

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400 people + 7 Speakers + 3 Benefit Gala Dinner

ISSCL 2016

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COMPASSION SPONSOR

688 €
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MINDFULNESS SPONSOR

1.280 €
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HAPPINESS SPONSOR

2.488 €
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8.880 €
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20.880 €
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