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The 15th International IONS Conference: Explore. Dream. Discover.

July 17-21
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort and Spa
Indian Wells, CA

A conference that celebrates IONS’ 40-year-legacy of consciousness, science and spirituality

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The Greater Good Science Center is a co-sponsor of this event.

This event features a myriad of speakers including Eben Alexander, Bruce H. Lipton, Master Mingtong Gu, and more.

The conference will allow attendees to explore cutting-edge thoughts from science and diverse wisdom traditions, dream together and share stories of transformation and healing, and discover insights from visionaries in science, health, education, the environment, and the media.

Attendees can also expect topics including:

  • Super Normal and You: Revealing the Scientific Path to Mysticism and Beyond
  • The Science of Being: Exploring the Mystery of Consciousness
  • Applying Noetic Sciences in Real World Settings
  • Awake Beyond Your Dreams: Exploring the World of Lucid Dreaming
  • Spoken word by Grammy Award winning poet J. Ivy
  • A Noetic Film Festival
  • ...and much more!

For more information and to register for this event, please visit

Register now!

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