GLOBAL RESILIENCE
​SUMMIT 2021

A FREE 6-Day Summit

MAY 24 - 29, 2021

...and receive 3 free videos from the Global Resilience Summit 2020

Learn from World Class Experts How to Deepen and Sustain Our Individual, Collective & Systemic Resilience in the Face of the Many Complex Challenges Facing Humanity Today

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​Resilience For Our Shared Future 

Making the Individual and Collective Shift to Becoming more Deeply Embodied, Heart-Centered, Resilient and Earth-Connected.

 

At this time, resilience is actually critical to our very survival. In this Summit we will explore how to develop and sustain the individual and collective resilience we need to meet our increasingly complex global challenges with wisdom, skillful means and compassion.

 

Come join us in this deep exploration of what it means to be human and how we can heal and repair our relationship with the earth, our fellow species and each other... learning to thrive together as one human community in the face of adversity.

...and receive 3 free videos from the Global Resilience Summit 2020 + a 25% off coupon code for the Mindfulness Movement Film with Deepak Chopra & Jewel

In this free, 6-day Summit, you'll get powerful practices and practical tools to help you:

  • Recover from traumatic stress & wounds of the past year
  • Support healthy grieving with mindfulness & resilience
  • Rebuild healthy, nurturing & enriching relationships
  • Connect with innate goodness, wholeness & resilience
  • Sooth and transform post-pandemic re-entry anxiety
  • Learn from the past and envision the future

Global Thought Leaders

Learn from leading neuroscientists, trauma experts, mindfulness teachers, indigenous leaders, futurists and sensemakers.

Powerful Tools & Practices​

Simple yet powerful tools to deepen your own resilience and co-create resilient communities, organizations and a more resilient society.

Flexible 48-hour Access

Enjoy any or all of the inspiring conversations posted each day of the Summit at your convenience, any time of day or night, for 48 hours.

Join the Engaged Community

Make use of our Facebook Group to connect and engage with your fellow Summit participants in real time during the Summit.

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Summit Presenters

 Increase your resilience knowledge and skills with these inspiring and influential neuroscientists, trauma experts, mindfulness teachers, indigenous leaders, social justice and climate activists, futurists and sensemakers.

RHONDA MAGEE, JD

Professor of Law, Mindfulness Teacher, Social Justice Advocate, Author of The Inner Work of Racial Justice

OTTO SCHARMER, PHD

Senior Lecturer, MIT Sloan School of Management, Founder of Presencing Institute, Author of Theory U: Leading from the Future as it Emerges

XIYE BASTIDA

Climate Justice & Indigenous Rights Activist, Co-Founder of Re-Earth Initiative and an organizer of Fridays for Future New York City

RICK HANSON, PHD

Psychologist, Senior Fellow of UC Berkeley’s Greater Good Science Center, and NY Times best-selling author of six books including Neurodharma​

STEPHEN PORGES, PHD

Psychologist, Trauma Expert, Research Scientist, Professor of Psychiatry & Originator of Polyvagal Theory

WINONA LADUKE

Environmentalist, economist, and writer, known for her work on tribal land claims and preservation, as well as sustainable development

BESSEL VAN DER KOLK, MD

Professor of Psychiatry Boston University, Pioneering Trauma Researcher and Clinician, Author of The Body Keeps the Score

PETER LEVINE, PHD

Psychologist, Trauma expert, Found of Somatic Experiencing, and Author of Waking the Tiger: Healing Trauma

GRANDMOTHER MONA POLACCA, MSW

Hopi Elder, CEO of Turtle Island Project, & Member of the International Council of 13 Indigenous Grandmothers and World Council of Religious & Spiritual Leaders

FLEET MAULL, PHD

Meditation & Mindset Teacher, Social Entrepreneur, Founder of Prison Mindfulness Institute, Author of Dharma in Hell and Radical Responsibility

ILARION 'KUUYUX' MERCULIEFF​

Founder and President, Global Center for Indigenous Leadership & Lifeways. Convener of Wisdom Weavers of the World

THOMAS HÜBL

Spiritual Teacher, International Facilitator, Trauma Expert, Founder --Academy of Inner Science, Author of Healing Collective Trauma

RONALD SIEGEL, PSYD

Psychology Professor, Clinician, Educator and Author of The Mindfulness Solution: Everyday Practices for Everyday Problems

TASHKA YAWANAWÁ

Indigenous RIghts Activist, Chief of the Yawanawá People in Acre, Brazil, Co-Founder of the Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Youth Alliance

ZACHARY STEIN, ED.D

Educational Philosopher, Futurist, Author, Research Scholar at the Ronin Institute, Co-Founder of the Consilience Project

KUMU SABRA KAUKA

Indigenous Leader, Photo-journalist, Historian, Environmentalist, Anthropologist and Teacher (Kumu) of Hula and other Traditional Hawaiian Arts

SPRING WASHAM

Meditation Teacher, Shamanic Practitioner, a Co-founder of East Bay Meditation Center, and Author of A Fierce Heart

DAVID TRELEAVEN, PHD​

Writer, Educator, Trauma Expert & Author of Trauma Sensitive Mindfulness

ARAWANA HAYASHI

Meditation Teacher, Choreographer, Performer, Founder of Social Presencing Theatre, Co-Founder of the Presencing Institute

ALEXANDER BEINER

Writer, Facilitator, Musician and Meditation Teacher, Cultural Commentator at Rebel Wisdom & Founder of Open Meditation

MICHAEL UNGAR, PHD

Founder of the Resilience Research Center at Dalhousie University, Consultant, &  Author of 16 Books including the Recent Multisystemic Resilience

EVELYN OMEGA CANNON, JD

Retired Judge and former Chief of Litigation in Maryland, former President of Baltimore YMCA, Buddhist Practitioner & Meditation Instructor

TIOKASIN GHOSTHORSE​

Lakota Nation Peacemaker, Indigenous Rights Activist, Award Winning Musician, Pine Ridge “Reign of Terror” Survivor and Nobel Peace Prize Nominee.

DIANE MUSHO HAMILTON​

Zen Teacher, Professional Mediator, Founder of Two Arrows Zen, Author of Everything is Workable and The Zen of You and Me

NICHOLA MINOTT, PHD

Visiting Assistant Professor at Boston College, Research Affiliate at The Fletcher School, Center for International Environment &  Resource Policy (CIERP)

WILLIAM MOOMAW, PHD

Professor Emeritus International Environmental Policy & Founding Director, Center for International Environment & Resource Policy, Tufts University

SALLY DOMINGUEZ

Futurist, Sustainable Resilience Expert, Innovation Strategist, Award Winning Inventor, Developer of Adventurous Thinking, Author of Epic Resilience

GAYLON FERGUSON, PHD

Senior Buddhist Teacher, Meditation Teacher & Retreat Leader, Associate Professor at Naropa University, Author of Natural Bravery and Natural Wakefulness

GEORGE WOODWELL, PHD

Ecologist, Pioneering Climate Science Researcher, Founder of the Woodwell Climate Research Center, Co-Founder of the Environmental Defence Fund

ANDREA PENNINGTON, MD

 Integrative Physician, Trauma Expert, Author of Top Ten Traits of Highly Resilient People

RICHARD REOCH

Buddhist Peacemaker & Human Rights Activist, former President of Shambhala International, global media chief for Amnesty International.

JOHN DOUILLARD, DC, CAP

Natural Health, Nutrition & Sports Medicine Expert, Founder of LifeSpa Ayurvedic Clinic, Author of 6 Books including Eat Wheat and The 3-Season Diet

JENNIFER FRANCIS, PHD

Senior Scientist Woodwell Climate Research Center, Meteorologist, Climatologist, Arctic Climate Expert & Researcher, Sailor and Circumnavigator​

JOHN WOOD JR

Writer, Commentator, Musical Artist, Media Director & National Leader for Braver Angels, and former nominee for Congress

CAROLE TOSONE, PHD

Professor of Social Work  & Director, DSW at NYU, Distinguished Scholar, Fulbright Senior Specialist, Editor of Shared Trauma, Shared Resilience During a Pandemic

MARK ECKHARDT

CEO of Common, Founder of One Million Truths, Social Entrepreneur/Innovator, International Business Consultant, Zen Practitioner

LT. RICHARD GOERLING (RET)

Retired Police Lieutenant and Coast Guard Commander, Mindfulness Teacher & Resilience Trainer and Founder of Mindful Badge

MILES KESSLER

Aikido, Meditation & Integral Practice Teacher, Summit Organizer, Founder of The Integral Dojo

BONNIE WALTCH

Fiction Writer, Filmmaker, Documentary Producer/Writer -- Climate Emergency: Feedback Loops and Super Reefs: The Future of Coral

KERRY EMMANUEL, PHD

Atmospheric Scientist, MIT Professor of Meteorology, Hurricane Expert, Author of Divine Wind and Atmospheric Convection

SUSAN GRAY

Filmmaker, Producer/Director — Earth Emergency, Democratic Rebellion, Circus Without Borders, Climate Emergency: Feedback Loops

MICHAEL COE, PHD

Senior Scientist & Tropics Program Director at Woodwell Climate Research Center, Fulbright Scholar, Climatologist and Earth Systems Scientist, Amazon Rainforest Expert

RASHID HUGHES, MDIV

Certified Mindfulness & Yoga Teacher, Co-Founder of the Heart Refuge Mindfulness Community, Developer of the R.E.S.T. Practice

GABRIEL KRAM

Connection Phenomenologist, Neural Cartographer, and Convener of the Restorative Practices Alliance

RICHIE BOSTOCK

“The Breath Guy,” Breathwork Coach & Trainer, Wellness & Human Performance Expert, Author of Exhale

SANDY INKSTER

Certified Mindfulness Teacher, Early Literacy Specialist, Summit Co-Host

TAI PIMPUTKAR, LCSW

Psychotherapist, Mindfulness Instructor, Financial Expert, Summit Co-Host

SARA NESS

Authentic Relating Facilitator, Founder-Chief Instigator Authentic Revolution, Summit Co-Host

Event Schedule

Day 1

May 24

Individual Resilience

What is Resilience & How do we Build and Sustain our Personal Resilience... Even in the Face of Adversity?

Day 1 Presenters

  • Richie Bostock
  • John Douillard, DC, CAP
  • Gaylon Ferguson, PhD & Rashid Hughes, MDiv
  • Rick Hanson, PhD
  • Miles Kessler
  • Gabriel Kram
  • Spring Washam

Day 2

May 25

Relational Resilience & Healing Trauma

How to Heal and Transform Trauma, Create Authentic Connection and Sustain Resilient Relationships

Day 2 Presenters

  • Peter Levine, PhD
  • Fleet Maull, PhD
  • Andrea Pennington, MD
  • Stephen Porges, PhD
  • Ron Siegel, PsyD
  • David Treleaven, PhD
  • Bessel van der Kolk, MD

Day 3

May 26

Community, Cultural & Societal Resilience

How to Co-Create Resilient Communities and a Culture of Resilience Grounded in Social, Economic, Environmental and Racial Justice

Day 3 Presenters

  • Evelyn Cannon, JD
  • Mark Eckardt
  • Lt. Richard Goerling (ret.)
  • Thomas Hübl
  • Rhonda Magee, JD
  • Richard Reoch
  • Carol Tosone, PhD

Day 4

May 27

Climate Change & Climate Resilience

How to Support the Climate's Natural Resilience through Re-greening the Earth, Topsoil Regeneration and Shifting to Alternative Energy Sources

Day 4 Presenters

  • Mike Coe, PhD
  • Kerry Emanuel, PhD
  • Jennifer Francis, PhD
  • Nichola Minott, PhD
  • William Moomaw, PhD
  • Bonnie Waltch & Susan Gray
  • George Woodwell, PhD

Day 5

May 28

Sensemaking & Resilient Systems

How to Envision a New Way Forward for Humanity... Think Globally and Act Locally

Day 5 Presenters

  • Alexander Beiner
  • Sally Dominguez
  • Diane Musho Hamilton
  • Otto Scharmer, PhD & Arawana Hayashi
  • Zachary Stein, Ed.D
  • Michael Ungar PhD
  • John Wood Jr.

Day 6

May 29

Listening to the Earth Through Indigenous Voices

Learning from Native Wisdom Holders and Healing Our Relationship with the Earth

Day 6 Presenters

  • Xiye Bastida
  • Tiokasin Ghosthorse
  • Kumu Sabra Kauka
  • Winona LaDuke
  • Ilarion 'Kuuyux' Merculieff
  • Grandmother Mona Polacca, MSW
  • Tashka Yawanawá & Beto Borges

Join The Summit, Today!

...and receive 3 free videos from the Global Resilience Summit 2020 + a 25% off coupon code for the Mindfulness Movement Film with Deepak Chopra & Jewel​

...Then share this event with you friends and colleagues!

Produced By

Our mission at Heart Mind Institute is to support our individual and collective efforts to become more deeply embodied, heart-centered, resilient and earth connected at this time when there is such a clear and critical need to heal and repair our relationship with the earth, our fellow species and each other.

In Partnership with

Our mission at Engaged Mindfulness Institute is to offer rigorous, in-depth training to aspiring and active mindfulness teachers in trauma-informed approaches to sharing the practice of mindfulness and facilitating various mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) with individuals placed at risk, vulnerable populations and marginalized and underserved communities

Summit Partners

Your Global Resilience Summit Team

FLEET MAULL

SOPHIE LEGER

ERIC JUKELEVICS

SARA NESS

TAI PIMPUTKAR

SANDY INKSTER

JOHN MACADAMS​

JONAH M. DAVID​

TOMMY HOUSWORTH