The Sophia Institute, Charleston, SC presents
Cultivating a Wisdom Society for our World in Transformation
Friday, February 17 and Saturday, February 18, 2023
Virtual on zoom
Video recordings for each of the three sessions will be made available to all registered participants.
Watch them at your convenience.
8 CEUs are available upon request
Imagine a gathering of world-renowned women leaders, Dr. Jean Houston, Dr. Anneloes Smitsman, Dr. Jude Currivan, and Dr. Anne Baring who are on the forefront of pioneering new understandings about human consciousness and our planetary evolution.
Explore with them emerging revelations about our times, bringing together knowledge from ancient and future wisdom traditions with a new story about our profound relationship with a conscious, intelligent, interconnected universe; sourced by Cosmic Love, and sourcing us through to the Soul of the Cosmos and the wisdom of Life.
Join with them in evocative conversation, and experiential practices and processes that will awaken in you profound new understandings about your life and our unique role in the planetary evolution of human society. Discover how you can lead from wisdom for this time of change and inspire in others trust in life and our greater human capacities.
Through this virtual (on-line) gathering, you will learn:
- — How the Universe enables choice so we can evolve and grow in Consciousness.
- — How to activate future potentials of higher orders of reality that awaken during profound world changing periods, leading potentially to a time of a new renaissance and planetary consciousness.
- — Consciously shift the trajectories of your life towards your greater thrivability, in partnership with life and our planet.
- — Learn about living a committed life, empowered by your soul’s calling and sourced from cosmic love.
- — The evolutionary calling of this time, who we are called to become to shift from survivability to thrivability.
Join us for this profound and catalyzing exploration. Awaken to a deeper story and possibility of our future becoming for an
emerging planetary civilization. As Jean Houston often says, “These are the times, we are the people. If not now, when? If not you, if not us, who?”
Dr. Jean Houston is a world renowned scholar, futurist, and researcher in human capacities, social change, and systemic transformation, and is one of the principal founders of the Human Potential Movement. .She is also a founder of the field of Social Artistry, “Human development in the light of social change,” and worked intensively in over 40 cultures, lectured in over 100 countries, and worked with major organizations such as UNICEF, UNDP, and NASA, as well as helping global state leaders, leading educational institutions, business organizations, and millions of people to enhance and deepen their capacities. She is the co-author of the #1 Amazon Bestseller “The Quest of Rose,” the first book of the “Future Humans Trilogy” with Dr. Anneloes Smitsman, and has authored over 35 published books and a great many unpublished books, plays, and manuscripts. She is presently Chancellor of Meridian University and Chair of the United Palace of Spiritual Arts in New York City.
Dr. Anneloes Smitsman, LLM, is a futurist, systems scientist, award-winning pioneer in human development and systems change, and award-winning bestselling author. She is the architect and initiator of the EARTHwise Constitution for a Planetary Civilization, and is a Founder and CEO of EARTHwise Centre. Her programs are sought after around the world for actualizing our future human potential, and catalyzing the next steps in systemic design. She is co-author with Dr. Jean Houston of the award-winning bestsellers of the Future Humans Trilogy: The Quest of Rose, and Return of the Avatars, co-editor and co-author with Dr. Alexander Laszlo of The New Paradigm in Politics, as well as numerous other publications. Anneloes is a member of the Evolutionary Leaders Circle of the Source of Synergy Foundation, and a founding member of the Global Development Board of the Laszlo Institute of New Paradigm Research.
Dr. Jude Currivan is a cosmologist, planetary healer, futurist, author, previously one of the most senior business women in the UK and co-founder of WholeWorld-View. Having grown up as the daughter of a coal miner in the north of England, she has since journeyed to more than eighty countries around the world and for the last twenty -five years has lived in the sacred landscape of Avebury. She has experienced multidimensional realities since early childhood and worked with the wisdom keepers both incarnate and discarnate of many traditions.
Jude integrates leading edge science, research into consciousness and universal wisdom teachings into a wholistic world-view. This underpins her work aimed at enabling transformational and emergent resolutions to our collective planetary issues, raising awareness and empowering fundamental change and sustainable solutions to global problems.
She holds a PhD in Archaeology from the University of Reading in the UK researching ancient cosmologies and a Masters Degree in Physics from Oxford University specializing in cosmology and quantum physics.
She is the author of seven non-fiction books currently available in 16 languages and 26 countries including CosMos – a co-creator’s guide to the whole-world co-authored with Dr Ervin Laszlo. Her first fictionalized e-book Legacy is available at amazon.
Her latest books are The Cosmic Hologram- In-formation at the Center of Creation, the first book of the Transformation trilogy and which won a silver Nautilus Book Award for 2017. Book two of the trilogy The Story of GAIA: The Big Breath and the Evolutionary Journey of our Conscious Planet is now available
Her international corporate career culminated in her being the Group Finance Director of two major international businesses. She has extensive experience and knowledge of world events, international politics and global economic and financial systems and has spoken on transformational reforms in the UK, US, Europe, Japan and South Korea.
Dr. Anne Baring is a researcher, scholar, Jungian analyst, and cosmic poet. She traveled widely in India and the Far East before training and practicing as a Jungian analyst. She served a member of the Scientific and Medical Network and, until her retirement from private practice in 2000. She was a member of the Association of Jungian Analysts, London and the International Association for Analytical Psychology. She has lectured for several years in both the United Kingdom and the United States. In her recent online seminars course, she draws together her interest in psychology, mythology, ecology, fairy tales and alchemy. In 2013 She published her latest book, The Dream of the Cosmos: a Quest for the Soul, that is a vast compliation of her life’s work.
– Dr. Baring earned a PhD (hons) in Wisdom Studies, Ubiquity University and has spent many years conducting research in: psychology, history, politics, mythology, ecology, fairy tales, and alchemy. She is a Jungian Analyst and long-time member of the Association of Jungian Analysts. Among her many professional memberships she is a Member of The Scientific and Medical Network and has frequently lectured for them. She continues to lecture, write and research and has published 8 books, among them, The Myth of the Goddess.
- 6:00-9:00PM EST
- Friday, Feb. 17th
- 10:30AM-1:00PM EST
- Saturday session, Feb. 18th
- 1:00PM-2:00PM EST
- Saturday Lunch Break
- 2:00PM-3:30PM EST
- Saturday session continues