Coordinated by Promega Corporation and the BTC Institute, the International Forum on Consciousness offers a lively two days of information-sharing and discussion regarding important – and often challenging – topics. Launched in 2010, the Forum has focused on exploring dimensions of consciousness.
This has involved looking into various realms, pushing the envelope at times, while remaining centered on engaging our audience and our speakers. We have been guided through a range of topics, including creativity, near death, entheogens, intelligence in nature, business evolution, the effects of sensory inputs and ways of detecting and measuring consciousness.
This year’s Forum continues the journey. The latest research in psychedelic therapy suggests the potential for a transformation in how we approach treatment of depression, anxiety and certain forms of mental anguish. Early results show that a single dose in combination with preparation and follow-up could have an impact long after the substance has left the body. As research is taken into broader clinical trials, questions remain around what exactly happens that facilitates such a transformation. And, if it’s really this impactful, how will a treatment of this nature scale to meet the dramatic need in our world?
please note: the registration fee is $275. There is also an option to join a presenter’s table (8-10 participants) for dinner on Thursday evening at the feynman center for an additional fee of $90.
thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, we have a limited number of Partial & full scholarships available: scholarship application
Blocks of rooms are reserved for this event at the Wyndham Garden Madison Fitchburg (rate@ $99) and Staybridge Suites Madison-Fitchburg (rate @ $139; group code: IFC; direct link to block reservations). Please be sure to note “BTC Institute” and to ask for the correct rate. For a complete listing of the hotels recognizing corporate rates with the BTC Institute, please click HOTELS above.