In addition to the Mindfulness in America Summit 1.5-day conference, we have teamed up with local organizations to host Sunday activities around New York City!
The following events are open to registered conference attendees only*. Please refer to the latest Eventbrite attendee email to see the password to sign up. If you cannot locate the password, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited and is first-come, first-serve.
*The High Line walk is open and free to the public! You do not need to be registered for the conference to join. No password necessary to sign-up!
The High Line is one of the most celebrated examples of nature and cities, and it’s New York City’s most visited landmark---a tribute to people’s desire to connect with nature in cities. Join us for a morning walk on the High Line where we explore the power of mindfulness in nature in the city.
Exact Location: Meet at the top of the stairs on the High Line near the sculpture at the Gansevoort and Washington entrance.
Sharon is a pioneer in the field of meditation, a world-renowned teacher and NY Times bestselling author. She has played a crucial role in bringing meditation and mindfulness to the West and into mainstream culture since 1974, when she first began teaching. Sharon is the co- founder of the first western meditation center in the US: The Insight Meditation Society, in Barre, MA. She has authored ten books, including the New York Times bestseller, Real Happiness, her seminal work, Lovingkindness and her 2017 release, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection. Acclaimed for her down-to-earth teaching style, Sharon offers a secular, modern approach to Buddhist teachings, making them instantly accessible.
Be Time is a mobile meditation studio that offers classes around the city guided by an amazing team of instructors. We exist to get people meditating and making it a simple, cool, accessible part of their everyday wellness routine. Our ultra-modern studio is decked with over 15 thousand LED lights providing chromotherapy that along with weighted blankets and aromatherapy adds an extra dose of self-care to amplify the meditation experience. It’s the ultimate escape - an invitation for people to disconnect from and urban hustle and reconnect with themselves. Join the meditation movement!
Aproximate Location: 10th Ave between 18th and 23rd streets -- For exact location tune into BeTime's (@betimepractice) twitter page at 11:00am, 10/21.
*Please only register for 1 of the 2 sessions.
Engaged Mindfulness with New York Insight Meditation Center
This practice will entail a guided meditation with a focus on cultivating a field-centered perspective and thereby underscoring the interconnectedness of all living things.
Join Exubrancy's Meris Gebhardt for an accessible, Ayurveda-inspired flow crafted to promote emotional regulation and seasonal balancing. When body meets mind, alignment meets purpose and the body is transformed into a temple of possibility. Join your fellow Mindfulness in America attendees at iconic Rockefeller Center in this celebration of reflection, introspection, and Fall in New York City.