A Mindful Society Online Conference 2020 - Our Present Future

May 1 – 4, 2020

Join Dr. Rick Hanson and Elisha Goldstein Ph.D. along with over 62 presenters and hundreds of people from around the world as we explore ways to achieve a more mindful, compassionate, and sustainable future.


A Mindful Society is committed to making our conference accessible to people across all geographies, ages, and backgrounds. Our scholarship program provides financial assistance to people who would otherwise be unable to cover the costs of attendance. Preference will be given to applicants requiring financial assistance, students, people of colour/racialized groups and Indigenous Peoples.  Scholarships are available for the 2-day weekend conference only.

Applications are reviewed regularly until April 17, 2020. Apply here.

Cancellation Policy and ticket transfers

Registration ticket cancellations prior to January 31st, 2020 receive a refund less 25% of the registration price. Cancellations between January 31st and February 29th, 2020 receive a refund less 50% of the registration price. After March 1st, 2020, tickets are non-refundable.

One (1) attendee name change is permitted on a registration ticket up to 30-days before the conference start date. 

To transfer a ticket, please email us directly at [email protected] with all new attendee details and we will update his/her information to the registration. No changes are permitted after that date.

No refunds will be provided after March 1st, 2020 and no compensation will be provided in the unlikely event the conference is cancelled or postponed. Speakers are confirmed. However, sometimes life events may prevent them from attending as expected. Speaker cancellation does not alter the cancellation policy.

Purchase of A Mindful Society registration ticket confirms you have read and agree to comply with the cancellation policy. 

This policy is subject to change. Ticket holders are to be notified of any changes.

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