Central Coast Annual Women’s Symposium 2015 with Dr. Riane Eisler!
“What Is Good for Women Is Good for the World“
RIANE EISLER, JD is President of the Center for Partnership Studies and is internationally known for her ground-breaking book The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, now in 25 foreign editions. Another book titled The Real Wealth of Nations: Creating a Caring Economics, was hailed by Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu as “a template for the better world we have been so urgently seeking” by Gloria Steinem as “revolutionary,” and by Jane Goodall as “a call for action.” She is a member of the Club of Rome, a Councilor of the World Future Council and the International Museum of Women, a member of the General Evolution Research Group, a fellow of the Academy of Art and Science and the World Business Academy, a Commissioner of the World Commission on Global Consciousness and Spirituality, and a member of other international and national councils.
DATE: MARCH 14, 2015
WHERE: San Luis Coastal Adult School, 1500 Lizzie Street, San Luis Obispo, CA
WHEN: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Discover what the Dalai Lama meant: “The world will be saved by the western woman.”
- Activate your inner courage and break from the status quo
Liberate your potential and bring about positive change
Reaffirm why there is no limit to what women can do
We are living in a profound moment in human history, when more and more women are awakening to their full potential, committed to co-creating a more conscious world, to live and lead with heart, soul and wisdom. Women are midwifing the new paradigm of feminine evolution and bringing health, energy, transformation, nourishment, and sustainability to our communities and entire planet. The Dalai Lama recently spoke in Australia about the need for compassionate leadership to solve the global crises and how women hold the greatest potential as natural leaders today.
Women’s Symposium 2014
What an amazing Fourth Annual Women’s Symposium we experienced! Approximately 200 hundred amazing women gathered together to connect with Joan Borysenko and partake in the divine feminine archetypal workshop taught by Laura Grace. Many thanks to all of the wonderful women for sharing so much love, creativity and connection.
Some Comments About the 2014 Symposium:
“Thank you for the inspiration for and all the work and time it takes to put on the Symposium. There were many synchronicities for me yesterday, from ideas in Joan\’s talk to connections with other women, and I was so glad I was there. And it is always wonderful to be with all that feminine energy. Thanks Laura, for your commitment to us and for holding the space for us to grow and learn together.” K.D., Arroyo Grande, CA
“Wonderful sharing of wisdom and love! This year’s teachings on Saying YES To Change were so inspiring! Both the morning segment with Dr Joan’s talk on the anatomy of Change and Resilience. The afternoon Goddess archetype self-work brought GREAT insight as to the aspect I wish to more fully embody. I now feel I will serve myself and others at a whole new level as The Wise Woman…Deep gratitude to Laura, and to Dr. Joan, for opening my eyes.” B.M., CA
“Awesome! Fabulous energy and I loved the circles in the afternoon – excellent facilitation to help us all embody the Goddess Archetypes. I really enjoyed being a Vendor/ a presence for women starting over. K.C., Morro Bay, CA
“This was such a wonderful day and such a gift to be able to participate in the Symposium with the beautiful Laura V. Grace and the powerful Joan Borysenko….” K.M., San Luis Obispo, CA
“Thank you Laura!! It was incredible! This was an Amazing Women’s Symposium!!! Loved listening to Joan Borysenko and also the great class Laura taught on Feminine a Archetypes!!! Already looking forward to next year’s Symposium!!!!!” S.C., Cayucos, CA
Women’s Symposium 2013
Keynote speaker Jean Houston shared her thoughts about “The Renaissance of Spirit and the New Identity of Women” with 200 women. The day also included break-out circles and a panel discussion. The symposium was amazing and we look forward to next year’s experience.
Some Comments About the 2013 Symposium:
“Hearing Jean Houston changed my life–what a treat. The different formats made everything very interesting. Great day of learning and interaction.” –N.M.
“Wonderful, beautiful energy with so many remarkable women–yes! We are very blessed to have this Symposium and such prominent keynote speakers come to San Luis Obispo, CA, every year. Thank-you for making this happen!” –S.H.
“Gathering with all of the conscious women and hearing Jean Houston speak has left an unforgettable, positive mark on me and my life.” –J.L.
Women’s Symposium 2012
Keynote speaker Jean Shinoda Bolen shared her infinite wisdom, including the power of women’s circles from her book The Millionth Circle: How to Change Ourselves and The World–The Essential Guide to Women’s Circles
This year’s symposium exceeded last year’s event, and I thought that was as good as it gets. Janet R.
After hearing Jean Bolen speak, I felt inspired with hope, knowing that so many women are committed to making a meaningful difference on our planet. And then, I attended the afternoon workshops and walked away feeling even more inspired! I’m also ready to create my own women’s circle. Thank-you for offering a great event for women. Linda S.
I traveled 8 hours to attend the symposium and look forward to traveling 8 hours again to experience the next one. Mary T.
This was a sweet and memorable event. It always feels good when when brilliant goddesses come together to celebrate diversity, balance and optimism for good change in our world. Thank you for the great day!!! M.C.
Women’s Symposium 2011
Keynote speaker Barbara Marx Hubbard, visionary, social innovator, author, educator and leader in the new world view of conscious evolution inspired and enlightened the attendees. Women were able to network and connect with like-minded women committed to emotional, spiritual, creative and professional growth.
Some Comments About the 2011 Symposium:
The women’s symposium far exceeded my expectations. I walked away feeling inspired not just about my own life, but about my role on the planet! Mary L.
This is exactly what I needed to hear and experience. It’s been two weeks since the symposium and I’m still feeling motivated to move forward in ways I haven’t felt for a long while. Kathleen K.
Everything was wonderful…Barbara Marx Hubbard, the workshops, just everything. Thank you for offering such an empowering event for women. Angela J.
The workshops were pivotal…and the keynote speaker “woke” me up. I’m now more clear on the steps I need to take to create a vision I’ve had for over a year. Thank-you for organizing such an amazing experience. Elizabeth D.
I drove two days to get to San Luis Obispo and this event was worth every mile. Sign me up for 2012′s symposium! Victoria G.