On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop. Can't join us in person? Register for the online event.
Race. Climate. Politics. We live in a time of disruption. We need a new way forward.
How do we find ways to enter profound and necessary dialogue to address the urgent questions before us?
This critical conference, guided by an extraordinary group of courageous and insightful teachers, thinkers, and community leaders, brings together innovative thought, deeply felt activism, and contemplative wisdom as a foundation to navigate the times in which we live. Through stories from the front lines of change and panel discussions, along with interactive sessions, engaging conversations, community experience, and mindfulness practice, we explore the way ahead.
Whether you are a concerned citizen, business leader, educator, student, designer, builder, social activist, or politician, this gathering will inform and inspire you to take further action in your community.
Join us and step into a deep dialog engaging the path forward and exposing the strength and hope we all share for the future.
Scholarships are available; see Being Fearless Conference application at eomega.org/scholarships.
Presenters are subject to change.
Please note that there is a special schedule for this program:
|4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.||Check In (Rooms available after 5:00 p.m.)|
|7:30 p.m.–10:00 p.m.||Opening Session with Jamia Wilson, Cornel West & Sister Joan Chittister|
|8:00 a.m.–8:45 a.m.||Commuter check-in (if not checked-in the previous evening)|
|9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.||Morning Session with Jon Kabat-Zinn, Rhonda V. Magee and Paul Hawken|
|1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.||Tour the Omega Center for Sustainable Living (Optional)|
|2:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m.||Afternoon Session with Bill Moyers, Amy Goodman, Tristan Harris and Van Jones|
|5:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m.||Conference Mixer|
|8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.*||Evening Panel with Bill Moyers, Amy Goodman and Van Jones, moderated by Sarah Van Gelder|
|9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.||Morning Session with Ali Smith, Atman Smith, Andres Gonzalez, David W. Orr, Omekongo Dibinga, Opal Tometi, Rhonda Magee and Robert "Skip" Backus|
|1:00 p.m||Check Out|
*Saturday evening session start and end times approximate.
Schedule and presenters are subject to change - check back in the coming weeks as more information is added.
The Children's Program is generally available during standard workshop hours only. Contact Omega registration at 877.944.2002 for details.
Dining Hall Hours (Dinner is included on arrival day):
Breakfast: 7:00 a.m.–8:45 a.m.
Lunch: Noon–2:00 p.m.
Dinner: 6:00 p.m.–7:15 p.m.
Daily Open Classes in meditation, yoga, tai chi, or movement (subject to availability):
7:00–8:00 a.m., 12:15–1:00 p.m., 5:30–6:15 p.m., 5:30–6:30 p.m.
Meet the Teachers
Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, ...
Van Jones, a former advisor to President Obama, is author of The Gre ...
Bill Moyers, a broadcast journalist for more than four decades, has been recogni ...
Opal Tometi is a cofounder of Black Lives Matter, the historic political p ...
Joan Chittister, OSB, PhD, a Benedictine nun, is one of the ...
Cornel West is a prominent and provocative democratic intellectual. He is a prof ...
Jon Kabat-Zinn is the founder of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) an ...
Paul Hawken is an environmentalist, activist, and author who writes about the ...
Rhonda V. Magee, JD, is professor of law at the University of Sa ...
David W. Orr is the Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studi ...
Jamia Wilson, a feminist media activist, organizer, and storyteller, is the e ...
Sarah van Gelder is cofounder and editor-at-large of YES! Magazin ...
Tristan Harris is a former design ethicist at Google who left the company to ...
Omékongo Dibinga, PhD, is a motivational speaker, trilingual poet, televisio ...
The Holistic Life Foundation was founded in 2001 by brothers Ali Smith and Atman ...
The Holistic Life Foundation was founded in 2001 by brothers Ali Smith and Atman Smith ...
Andres Gonzalez, MBA, is cofounder and chief financial officer for the Holist ...
Tuition & Fees
Housing is limited; please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop or register for the online event.
|Tier Name||Tier Price|
This is the price of your workshop plus a tax-deductible donation of $75 to support Omega and our mission.
This is the price of your workshop. Choosing this price helps Omega continue to retain world-class teachers and sustain classroom facilities.
This is our partially subsidized price for those with temporary or minor financial need.
This is our fully subsidized price for those in need of deeper financial assistance.
Tuition covers your workshop costs and time spent in class with the faculty. Please see Stay With Us below for accommodation choices—which include meals and other amenities for those who wish to stay with us. Or see Commute for those who will not be staying on campus overnight.
Accommodations cover your room, all meals, and use of amenities and facilities—which includes optional classes, evening performances, sampler classes (during the week), the lake, walking trails, parking, and all other guest services. A list of local hotels and inns is available for those who wish to stay off-campus and commute (see Commute below).
Omega reserves the right to cancel a program at any time. If Omega cancels a program, you will receive a full refund. Some programs may have special cancellation policies; see individual workshop descriptions or the more detailed Omega Cancellations & Refund Policies page.
Refunds are available (less a $50 processing fee) up to eight days before your program or stay.
Nonrefundable credit toward a future Omega program or stay (less a $50 processing fee) is available if you give notice between seven and one day(s) before your program or stay. Credit may be applied to any Omega program or stay for one year following date of issue.
No credit or refund is available if you cancel on the arrival day; if you do not show up; or if you leave an event early for any reason. No refund will be available if you attend a program and are dissatisfied with its presentation or content.
Omega reserves the right to cancel a program at any time. If Omega cancels a program, you will receive a full refund. Some programs may have special cancellation policies; see individual workshop descriptions.
For more cancellation policies, see individual workshops or the more detailed Omega Cancellations & Refund Policies page.
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