Speakers

Psychedelic Research

  • Rick Doblin

    Rick Doblin, Ph.D., is the founder and executive director of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS). He received his doctorate in Public Policy from Harvard’s […]
    Rick Doblin
  • Amanda Feilding

    Amanda Feilding is Director of the Beckley Foundation, a UK-based think tank and UN-accredited NGO, which she founded in 1998. Its chief objectives are studying the […]
    Amanda Feilding
  • William Richards

    William A. Richards Ph.D. is a psychologist in the Psychiatry Department of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Bayview Medical Center, where he and his colleagues have […]
  • David E. Nichols

    David E. Nichols, PhD is currently an Adjunct Professor in the Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.  He is […]
  • Petra Bokor

    Petra Bokor earned her first degree in Engineering and Management but then turned to Psychology and completed an MSc in Consciousness and Transpersonal Psychology. She is […]
  • Petr Winkler

    Dr. Petr Winkler is the head of the Department of Social Psychiatry at the National Institute of Mental Health, Czech Republic (NIMH CZ). After graduating in […]
    Petr Winkler
  • Luis Eduardo Luna, Ph.D.

    Luis Eduardo Luna was born in Florencia, in the Colombian Amazon (1947). He has a doctorate in comparative religion from Stockholm University with a thesis on […]
  • Torsten Passie

    Torsten Passie M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy Goethe-University Franfurt/Main, Germany (Visiting Scientist) Hannover Medical School, Germany (affiliate) Studied philosophy and sociology at Leibniz University […]
    Torsten Passie
  • Matthew Johnson

    Matthew W. Johnson, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, is a leading expert on the effects of psychedelics. He is […]
    Matthew Johnson
  • Jiří Horáček

    Prof. Jiří Horáček, MD, Ph.D. is a Professor of Psychiatry at the 3rd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic. He holds a degree in […]
    Jiří Horáček
  • Ingmar Gorman

    Dr. Ingmar Gorman is a psychologist who specializes in assisting populations who have had experiences with psychedelics and other psychoactive compounds. He is the Administrative Director […]
    Ingmar Gorman
  • Tomáš Páleníček

    Tomas Palenicek, MD, PhD. started his career in 2001 at former Prague Psychiatric Centre in preclinical research, focusing on the neurobiology of psychedelics such as LSD, […]
    Tomáš Páleníček
  • Ben Sessa

    Ben Sessa is a consultant psychiatrist in adult addictions, working part-time at Addaction in Weston-Super-Mare and is senior research fellow at Bristol, Cardiff and Imperial College […]
    Ben Sessa
  • Eleonora Molnar

    Eleonora Molnar is a relational somatic psychotherapist, health care systems planner and an independent researcher with interests in public and primary health, ethics, policy reform, eco-psychology […]
    Eleonora Molnar
  • Daniel Perkins

    Dr Daniel Perkins is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne, where he is leading the development of a multidisciplinary ayahuasca research project (www.globalayahuascaproject.org), […]
    Daniel Perkins
  • Sophia Korb

    Sophia Korb received her PhD from the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology in Palo Alto, CA. She has clinical experience with children and families with trauma, individuals […]
  • Elizabeth M. Nielson

    Elizabeth M. Nielson, PhD, CASAC, is a psychologist at the Psychedelic Education and Continuing Care Program at The Center for Optimal Living where she specializes in […]
  • Attila Szabo

    Attila Szabo is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Norwegian Centre for Mental Disorders Research (NORMENT), University of Oslo, Norway. He holds two Master’s degrees in Molecular […]
  • Helle Kaasik

    Helle Kaasik is a researcher with PhD in theoretical physics and MA in psychology from University of Tartu, Estonia. She is a member of Santo Daime […]
  • Henrik Jungaberle

    Dr. Henrik Jungaberle is a social scientist and health researcher focussing on psychoactive substances, psychedelic science and prevention. He is head and executive director of both […]
  • Iker Puente

    Iker Puente – Psychologist, researcher and writer. He obtained his PhD degree at the UAB with his dissertation “Complexity and Transpersonal Psychology: chaos, self-organization and peak […]
  • Jessica Nielson

    Jessica Nielson is an Assistant Professor jointly appointed in the Psychiatry Department and the Institute for Health Informatics at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMN). […]
  • Tharcila Chaves

    Tharcila Chaves is a pharmacist with a master’s degree in medicine and sociology of drug abuse. Currently, she is a PhD student at the University of […]
  • José Manuel Rodríguez Arce

    José Ml. Rodríguez has spent 13 years studying the cognitive and cultural impact of psychedelics in the hominization process. His work incorporates a transdisciplinary perspective as […]
  • Luisa Prochazkova

    Luisa, holds a MSc (Research) in Cognitive Neuroscience from the University of Amsterdam. PhD student working at Leiden University on a project under Supervision of Pfof. […]
  • Jonas Di Gregorio

    Jonas Di Gregorio has a degree in Philosophy from La Sapienza University of Rome. He worked for several years for a harm reduction project financed by […]
  • Ede Frecska

      Dr. Ede Frecska is the Chairman of Psychiatry at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Debrecen. He received his medical degree in 1977 from […]
    Ede Frecska
  • Tobias Erny

    Tobias Erny has worked with and loved the Tabernanthe Iboga shrub since 2006. After experiencing himself its enormous healing qualities, he went deeply into research and […]
  • David de Wied

    David de Wied is a master student from the University of Utrecht who has been passionate about psychedelic research for almost a decade, and personally involved […]
  • Dennis Johnson

    Dennis Johnson’s main interests are currently set within the interdisciplinary and applied fields of Consciousness Studies and Transpersonal Psychology and their potential to provide a new […]
  • Dr Jack Allocca

    Dr Jack Allocca is a Neuroscience Research Fellow in the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at The University of Melbourne. He hold a BSc in Pharmacology […]
  • Matthias Forstmann

    Dr. Matthias Forstmann is a post-doctoral fellow at Yale University’s Mind and Development Lab. He received his PhD in Social in Psychology from the University of […]
  • Richard Zeifman

    Richard is a PhD student in Clinical Psychology at Ryerson University. Richard’s research focuses on evidence-based interventions for highly suicidal individuals. He is particularly interested in […]
  • Thomas Anderson

    I am a PhD student at the University of Toronto in Canada and a co-founding member of the Psychedelic Science Interest Group. We are a team […]
  • Vincent Verroust

    Vincent Verroust is a doctoral researcher at the Centre Alexandre-Koyré, School of Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences, PSL (Paris, France), and associate researcher at the […]
  • Stephen Reid

    Stephen Reid is the founder and co-director of the UK Psychedelic Society, the creator of psychedelic.community and the press officer for the Breaking Convention Conference on […]
  • Patrick Everitt

    Patrick Everitt is a researcher of psychedelics, esotericism, and philosophy. He has university qualifications in software engineering, computer security, philosophy, classics, and western esotericism. He has […]
  • Rita Kočárová, MSc.

    Rita Kočárová, MSc, is a researcher at National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) in the research program of Social Psychiatry, PhD student of clinical psychology at […]
  • Natasha Mason

    Natasha Mason, MSc, is completing her PhD at Maastricht University, Department of Neuropsychology and Psychopharmacology. Her research focuses on the acute and long-term effects of recreational […]
  • Malin Vedøy Uthaug

    Malin Vedøy Uthaug is a PhD student at the University of Maastricht, Department of Neuropsychology & Psychopharmacology. She has a background in health and social psychology […]
  • Kim van Oorsouw

    Kim van Oorsouw, PhD, is a researcher and assistant professor at Maastricht University, Dept of Clinical Psychological Science. She is currently involved in research related to […]
  • Tomas Frymann, Ph.D. cand.

    Tomas Frymann is a second-year doctoral candidate in the clinical psychology program at Teachers College, Columbia University. Originally from San Diego, Tomas completed his B.A. at […]
  • Jindřich Vobořil, MSc., Pg.Dip.

    Mgr. Jindřich Vobořil, Pg.Dip. (born 1966) is one of the leading Czech experts on drug issues, which is evidenced by his nearly 20-year experience with the […]
  • Dr David Luke

    Dr David Luke is Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Greenwich where he has been teaching an undergraduate course on the Psychology of Exceptional […]
  • Peter Zach

    I am a PhD student and psychologist currently working in National Institute of Mental Health in Prague. The main goal of my dissertation project is development […]
  • Čestmír Vejmola

    Čestmír Vejmola, MSc. is a PhD neuroscience student at the 3rd Faculty of Medicine. Since 2014 he has been working in the research team of Dr. […]

Modern Psychedelic Practice

  • Friederike Meckel

    Friederike Meckel trained as a medical doctor and a medical psychotherapist in Germany. From 1989-1991 she trained as a Holotropic Breathwork © facilitator with Prof. Stanislav Grof in […]
    Friederike Meckel
  • Danny Nemu

    Danny Nemu is a writer, activist and ayahuasca researcher with academic background in the History and Philosophy of Medicine. He first encountered ayahuasca when living in […]
    Danny Nemu
  • Peter Sjöstedt-H

    Peter Sjöstedt-H is an Anglo-Scandinavian philosopher of mind and a metaphysician who specialises in the thought of Whitehead, Nietzsche and Schopenhauer, with special regard to panpsychism […]
  • Nikki Wyrd

    Nikki Wyrd enjoys helping people communicate their thoughts. She is a director of the charity ‘Breaking Convention’ (a biennial conference on psychedelics), Editor of the Psychedelic […]
    Nikki Wyrd
  • Julian Vayne

    Julian Vayne is a British occultist with over three decades of experience of esoteric culture: from Druidry to Chaos Magick, from indigenous American shamanism through to […]
    Julian Vayne
  • Ayana Iyi

    Ayana Iyi – Detroit native has realized that her journey as Warrior High Priestess is a journey of wisdom, innerstanding and truth. As a visionary in […]
    Ayana Iyi
  • Giorgia Gaia

    Giorgia Gaia is an independent researcher with a MA degree in Cultural and Social Anthropology and in Theology (Western Esotericism) at the University Van Amsterdam. Since […]
    Giorgia Gaia
  • Stefana Bosse

    STEFANA BOSSE is Co-Director of the UK Psychedelic Society and facilitates the Society’s Psychedelic Experience weekends in the Netherlands. To date, she has supported over 200 […]
    Stefana Bosse
  • Marlene Rupp

    Marlene Rupp – Master of social and economic sciences at Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration (2002-2008), head of Psychedelic Society Vienna and author of […]
  • Eric Sienknecht PsyD

    Eric Sienknecht, Psy.D and Veronika Gold, MFT are therapists at Phase 3 Clinical Trials for MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for treatment of PTSD. Both as well provide Ketamine […]
  • Iris Andres

    Iris Andres – After school I did a training as therapist for alternative herbal medicine. Opening my own practice failed for a number of reasons. I […]
  • Jeffrey Krone

    Jeffrey Krone is a training Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) at the Center for Somatic Psychotherapy in San Francisco, CA. He is currently in his third […]
  • Raquel Bennett, Psy.D.

    Raquel Bennett, Psy.D. is a psychologist and ketamine specialist from Berkeley, California. She primarily works with people who are living with severe depression, bipolar disorder, and/or […]
  • Veronika Gold MFT

    Veronika Gold, MFT  and Eric Sienknecht, Psy.D are therapists at Phase 3 Clinical Trials for MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for treatment of PTSD. Both as well provide Ketamine […]
  • Rotem Petranker

    Rotem Petranker is a master’s student at York University, working with Dr. John Eastwood. He is interested in cognition as a space to traverse in which […]
  • Levente Móró

    Levente Móró obtained his PhD finally in 2017 at the Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Turku, Finland, on the topic of hallucinatory altered […]
  • Yahav Erez

    Yahav Erez As a graduate of Media Studies in Sapir College (Cum Laude) and an MA student in the Science, Technology & Society program at Bar […]
  • Brun Gonzalez

    Brun is a young Mexican activist who has been involved in harm reduction since 2009. He is the chair of the board of directors of the […]
  • Ciara Sherlock

    Ciara Sherlock is a lead facilitator for the Psychedelic Experience Weekends, which are legal group retreats using the legal substance psilocybin in The Netherlands. Ciara is […]
  • Miroslav Jura

    Miroslav graduated in psychotherapy, economy and social work. He has completed 10 years of SUR dynamic group psychotherapy training at Prague Psychotherapeutic Faculty. Meanwhile he also […]
  • Jeremy Weate

    Jeremy has a PhD in European philosophy from Warwick University and is the author of the best-selling book, A Young Person’s Guide to Philosophy. Dr. Weate […]
  • Juraj Styk

    Med.faculty Univ. Bratislava 1956-62 Psych.Hospital Pezinok 1962-66, Psych.Univ. Clinic Bratislava 1966-68, Psych. Hospital Pfäfers CH 1968-69, Psych. Univ. Clinic and Polyclinic Basel 1969-71, Psychosomat. Dept. Med.Clinic […]
  • Benjamin Mudge

    Benjamin Mudge’s education in Psychiatry has been through personal experience: having lived with treatment-resistant Bipolar Disorder, and worked at Neuroscience research laboratories and GlaxoSmithKline’s headquarters. He […]
  • Michael Vančura

    After high school graduation I studied clinical psychology at Charles University. I started working in a psychiatric hospital in Dobrany in Czech Republic before finishing my […]
  • Aleksi Hupli

    I´ve completed Master´s degrees in Sociology at the University of Helsinki and in Medical Anthropology at the University of Amsterdam. I´m currently doing my Sociololgy PhD […]
  • Daniel Greig

    Daniel is a student of Cognitive Science and Philosophy at the University of Toronto. His focus is on mysticism, magic and the psychedelic experience through the […]
  • Marta Kaczmarczyk

    Marta has graduated from MSc in Cognitive and Decision Sciences at University College London and Post-Msc (PDEng) in User System Interaction at Eindhoven University of Technology […]
  • Matthew Baldwin

    Matthew Baldwin MFTi is a musician and psychotherapist practicing in San Francisco. He is a 2017 alumni of the California Institute of Integral Studies’ Psychedelic Assisted […]
  • Richard Miner Furr

    Richard Furr is a retired psychotherapist and trauma healing expert who specializes in working with fear and anxiety, perintatal trauma, spiritual emergency, and non-ordinary states of […]

Drug Policy and Harm Reduction

  • Jonathan Hobbs

    Jonathan Hobbs read Natural Sciences at Cambridge where his dissertation looked at the medical history of psychedelics. He went on to study Science, Technology and Medicine […]
    Jonathan Hobbs
  • Fiona Measham

    Fiona Measham was appointed Professor of Criminology in the School of Applied Social Sciences at Durham University, UK, in 2012. Fiona has conducted research for over […]
    Fiona Measham
  • Charlotte Walsh

    Charlotte Walsh is Lecturer in Law at Leicester Law School, where she runs a course on Criminology, largely concerned with drug policy. Her research focus is […]
  • Nils Biedermann

    Nils Biedermann – 2014 – 2018: Study of Political Science and Public Administration at the University of Konstanz “Framing the Picture of International Drug Policy: Where […]
  • Nir Tadmor

    Nir Tadmor is the founder of a psychedelic crisis intervention project called Safe Shore, he is a MSc student in Consciousness, Spirituality and Transpersonal Psychology through […]
  • Tim Cools

    Tim is founder of PsychedelicExperience.net, an online platform aimed to reduce harm and stigma associated with the use of psychedelics. He has a professional background in […]
  • Pavel Kubů MD

    Pavel Kubů MD is the expert in the medical informatics and adictology. 2001 graduated in general medicine with a focus on diseases prevention and public health […]
  • Jonas Di Gregorio

    Jonas Di Gregorio has a degree in Philosophy from La Sapienza University of Rome. He worked for several years for a harm reduction project financed by […]
  • Marta Kaczmarczyk

    Marta has graduated from MSc in Cognitive and Decision Sciences at University College London and Post-Msc (PDEng) in User System Interaction at Eindhoven University of Technology […]

Shamanism

  • Octavio Rettig

    Dr. Octavio Rettig Hinojosa, author of The Toad of Dawn, 5-MeO-DMT and the Rise of Cosmic Consciousness, is a pioneer in the treatment of toad medicine […]
    Octavio Rettig
  • Jerónimo Mazarrasa

    Jerónimo Mazarrasa works with the International Center of Ethnobotanical Education Research and Services (ICEERS Foundation) as Social Innovation Coordinator, he’s also a coordinator of the Platform […]
    Jerónimo Mazarrasa
  • Rodrigo Moreiras

    Rodrigo Moreiras is a Brazilian independent researcher, that over two decades studied entheogens. Rodrigo received his psychology degree in 2004 from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica from […]
    Rodrigo Moreiras
  • Isarewe Huni Kuin

    Isarewe Huni Kuin is a spiritual leadership in the Reino da Estrela village, Upper Jordão river. He began his studies with his father Arthur Sales Txuã, […]
    Isarewe Huni Kuin
  • Nawapanã Huni Kuin

    Nawapanã Huni Kuin is a txana (performance xaman), he is the son of Inkamuru, spiritual leadership form the Boa Vista village, upper Jordão river and also […]
    Nawapanã Huni Kuin
  • Don Gino Chaka Runa

    Maestro Don Gino is a man of great knowledge regarding Consciousness and working with Master Plants from The Peruvian Amazon. He comes from the lineage of […]
    Don Gino Chaka Runa
  • Fabienne Bâcle

    French psychotherapist , graduate in specialized education and in psychotherapy. From 1977 to 2003,  was employed in different French institutions, attending disabled persons, children and teenagers […]
  • Lesly Vela & Neil White

    Lesly Vela White was born and raised in Colombia and has a degree in Industrial Design. She is particularly interested in alternative means of production and […]
  • Gerardo Rubén sandoval Isaac

    Author of the God Molecule, and The Bufo Medicinae Codex. Pioneer in toad medicine ceremonies around the world. More than 4,000 ceremonies abroad. Doctor, gynecologist and […]
  • Miroslav Horak

    Miroslav Horak (1981, Zlin, Czech Republic), social and cultural anthropologist, environmentalist and philologist. He specializes in ethnobotany and phytotherapy. Currently works as a research assistant at […]
    Miroslav Horak
  • Eugenia Pineda Casimiro

    My name is Eugenia Pineda Casimiro, born in Huautla de Jimenez, Oaxaca – place full of magic, traditions, and original culture of the hallucinogenic mushrooms, or […]
  • Maor Keshet

    Maor Keshet (Born 1965) is a Film Editor and Director since 1991, having won the highest accolade, the Ofir award, from the Israeli Film Academy for […]

Social Transformation

  • Martin A Lee

    Martin A Lee is the director of Project CBD (projectcbd.org), an educational nonprofit that focuses on cannabis science and therapeutics. He is the author of Smoke […]
    Martin Lee
  • Tania de Jong

    Acclaimed Australian soprano, award-winning social entrepreneur, creative innovation authority, global speaker, spiritual journeywoman Founder Creative Universe, Creativity Australia, Dimension5, Music Theatre Australia, Pot-Pourri, The Song Room […]
    Tania de Jong
  • Isak Gundrosen

    Isak Gundrosen – Born on the west coast of Norway. Moved to Oslo to take my bachelor degree in experience design which turned out to be […]
  • Seed Sistas

    Karen and Fiona, known as the Seed SistAs are Sensory Herbalists who have dedicated their lives to furthering access to knowledge about the healing potential of […]
  • Rafael Mendonca Costa

    I began my studies for the master’s degree in psychology on ayahuasca in 2007. Part of my field studies was among amazonian Indians Huni Kuins researching […]
  • Reanne Crane

    I am a PhD candidate at Kent University, within the Faculty of English Literature. My research is centred around the philosophy of language vis-à-vis altered states […]
  • Sasha Frost

    Sasha Frost is the Content Manager for the Beckley Foundation, where he explores effective ways to tell stories about psychedelic science and drug policy reform. He […]
  • Anna Freudenthaler

    Anna Freudenthaler studied molecular biology and increasingly turned away from lab work due to her fascination with subjectivity. Excursions into topics of the philosophy of mind […]
  • Richard Tyo

    Rich Tyo is a psychotherapist, mental health crisis worker, psychedelic advocate, DJ, arts educator, and father. He has received numerous grants to create music and write […]
  • John Andrew

    John is a curious traveller whose primary passion is exploration. He is a facilitator for MycoMeditations, who run legal psychedelic retreats in Jamaica with psilocybin mushrooms, and […]
  • Robert Forte

    Robert Forte is a scholar and researcher of psychedelic drugs. He first studied with Frank Barron, who started the Psilocybin Project at Harvard with Timothy Leary […]
  • Dagga Couple

    Julian Stobbs & Myrtle Clarke Ordinary Criminals – What is it about the Cannabis plant that made two ordinary citizens fight their government in a court […]
  • Annamaria Boros

    Annamaria Boros is a final-year medical student at Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary. She has completed her MA thesis on alternative healing methods at the frontiers of […]
  • Fiona Heckels & Karen Lowton

    Karen and Fiona have been practicing herbalists for over 15 years. They have walked with native plant medicines that effect shifts in perception and have stepped […]
  • Mark Juhan Schunemann

    Born in Britain to an Estonian witch and a German priest, my upbringing has been liberal, magical and theological. At Oxford, my research concerned the Christian […]
  • Orsolya (Orsi) Feher

    Orsolya (Orsi) Fehér earned her MSc in Communication Science at the University of Vienna this winter, where she founded the local SSDP chapter and has been […]
  • Adam Aronovich

    Adam has degrees in psychology and medical anthropology, and is currently conducting fieldwork towards his PhD. He currently coordinates research for the Temple of the Way […]
  • Neer Offek, Ph.D. & Tali Horev

    Neer Offek: I am a researcher in the field of artificial intelligence using machine learning approaches. I seek to understand human language using computational models. The […]

Technologies

  • Patrick K. Kroupa

    Patrick K. Kroupa is an ibogaine treatment expert, writer, hacker, and activist. Patrick was a high-functioning heroin addict for his entire early adult life. His relationship […]
    Patrick K Kroupa
  • Vincent Moon

    Dubbed ‘the re-inventor of the music video’ by the New York Times, born in the digital and internet age, Vincent was the main director of the […]
    Vincent Moon
  • Luisa Prochazkova

    Luisa, holds a MSc (Research) in Cognitive Neuroscience from the University of Amsterdam. PhD student working at Leiden University on a project under Supervision of Pfof. […]
  • Heather Hargraves

    Heather Hargraves, MA is an trauma therapist and researcher in London, Ontario, Canada. Heather specializes in the use of neuro and biofeedback technologies to support a […]
  • Michael R Gismondi

    Michael R Gismondi, MA is a licensed psychologist, a trauma-oriented psychotherapist and neurotherapist with over 40 years of training and experience in Clinical and Educational Psychology, […]
  • Jose Montemayor

    Jose Montemayor is a visionary artist and psychonaut based in London, whose work are transcending traditional media. Jose began a search for deeper meaning in his […]
  • Kilindi Iyi

    Kilindi Iyi is the head instructor and technical advisor of Tamerrian Martial Art Institute. A world traveler and mycologist, Kilindi has presented on the subject of […]
  • Juraj Bednár

    Juraj is a serial entrepreneur, (bio)hacker and explorer. He is a founding member of Paralelní Polis, a freedom focused non-profit and a member of Slovak Psychedelic […]
  • Lea Petříková

    Based in Prague, Czech Republic, Lea Petrikova is a visual artist and a researcher. In 2016 she received her MFA (MgA.) from the Center for Audiovisual […]
  • Celine Duprat

    Veterinary Zoo-psychiatrist for cats and dogs. I’ve got healing hands, and stop burning (voluntary curing for humans). I’ve been received the idea of an experimental project […]
  • Batuhan Bintas

    As a kid, Batuhan was told that an invisible curtain covers our eyes from seeing the parallel dimensions and their inhabitants that surround us. Ever since […]
  • Ahnjili Zhuparris, M.Sc.

    Ahnjili’s current research interests include the effects of psychoactive drugs on cognitive function and single-subject design experiments (i.e. self-tracking). Ahnjili recently earned her MSc in cognitive […]
  • Shimon Newman

    Shimon Newman is a young entrepreneur involved in several cryptocurrency projects and the founder of the non-profit “TRUE REVOLUTION IS POSSIBLE” (TRIP) . While in school […]
  • Michael Margolies

    Mike Margolies is an event/media producer and connector in psychedelic science, drug policy reform, harm reduction, and blockchain. In 2015, Mike founded Psychedelic Seminars, which began […]

Non-psychedelic Alternative States of Consciousness

  • Carl H Smith

    Carl H Smith is Director of the Learning Technology Research Centre (LTRC) and Principal Research Fellow at Ravensbourne. He has over with over 16 years experience […]
  • Soledad Davies

    Soledad Davies is a professional astrologer and psychotherapist with a transpersonal-somatic orientation, as well as an independent researcher, writer and teacher with a special focus on […]
  • Johanna Hilla, M.A.

    The presenter is a student of Religious Studies in the field of Gnosticism, Esotericism, & Mysticism. With B.A. in Psychology (both University of Groningen), she is […]
  • Melitta Tchaicovsky

    Melitta is a multi-media artist with credits including director, producer, videographer, graphic designer and photographer Her work focuses on themes that contribute to the awakening of […]

Spirituality and Humanity

  • Darren Springer

    Darren Springer is a grass-roots researcher and event organizer based in London. He’s the Director of Ancient Future, convenor of the Psychedelia Railway Gatherings and curator […]
    Darren Springer
  • Jeannette Athena Rothweiler

    Jeannette Athena Rothweiler MA, MFT, is a licensed psychotherapist in Ojai, California. She has degrees in transpersonal psychology, depth psychology, and mythology from the California Institute […]
  • Petr Lisý

    I gained my M.A. in Adult Education at the Charles University in Prague. In 2006 I completed the two-year course in Psychological Astrology and after that […]
  • Matthew Brown

    An Astrophysicist by profession I have had a longstanding interest in shamanistic cultures, not only in terms of their cosmologies, but also in terms of their […]
  • Matthew Clark

    Dr Matthew Clark (MA, PhD) has since 2004 been a Research Associate at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, where he […]
  • Vít Pokorný

    Vít Pokorný – Masters in Philosophy, Philosophical Faculty, Charles University, Prague. PhD in General Anthropology, Faculty of Humanities, Charles University Prague Teaches philosophy and anthropology at […]
  • Levente Móró

    Levente Móró obtained his PhD finally in 2017 at the Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Turku, Finland, on the topic of hallucinatory altered […]
  • Juliana Wright

    Juliana Wright was born in 1947 and is a mother of 2 and a grandmother of 2. She went to Oxford University and came through with […]
  • Gabriel Amezcua

    Musician, physical therapist, anthropologist and psychonaut, Gabriel has worked for more than 10 years on issues related to psychoactive substances. In Mexico he worked with the […]
  • Lindsay Jordan

    Lindsay Jordan is a senior lecturer at the University of the Arts London where she leads a postgraduate course in the philosophy and practice of higher […]
  • Jesús Alejandro López Castillo

    Jesús Alejandro López Castillo, was born in the city of Tehuacan, Puebla, Mexico. He has a degree in biology from the Universidad Veracruzana. Author of the […]