Come meet Heroes of the Mind who've discovered their "Courage Muscle."
Join GGI on September 27th as we share stories of Courage for YOUR life.
Please join GGI founder, Dr. M.A. Greenstein and team launch the Inventio!Conversations in Pacifica. Dr. Greenstein is an internationally recognized author/Fulbright Scholar, knowledge transfer expert in brain/mind arts and science and Founder of The George Greenstein Institute (GGI). Dr. Greenstein splits her time between the ocean of Los Angeles and the coast here in Pacifica, Ca.
Come have a conversation with these heroes as they speak to the impact of courage in their lives, be it being held at gun-point while trying to save sea turtles, using meditation to look at the fear intrinsic to surfing/life, or using bioethics to provide medical care in Africa while also treating brain trauma through ocean interaction:
Dr. Wallace J Nichols is a world acclaimed Marine Biologist, Founder of the Blue Marble Project/Ocean Revolution/Grupo Tortuguero and others, and is the author of the upcoming book, "BlueMind" - Local "SlowCoast" resident on Hwy 1 in Davenport, Ca.
Jaimal Yogis is a celebrated journalist, author of "The Fear Project" and "Saltwater Buddha", father, poet and surfer. Local, coastal Hwy 1 resident.
Dr. September Williams is a physician, clinical medical ethicist, writer and filmmaker. She works as an independent bioethics consultant clinically and in bioethics relevant screen narrative through Ninth Month Consults: A Bioethics Consulting Practice and is based in the San FranciscoBay Area.
** SPECIAL OFFERINGS
Please join us at the Oceana Art Gallery -- http://oceanaarts.org/ -- while their exhibition of art by surfers is also being shown. Have a chance to review art that you may want to "bring" home.
There will be book signings of Jaimals books, sneak preview of J's book "BlueMind, and a chance to engage with September about her upcoming book/field work.
VIP's are invited back to GGI for a special dinner with speakers and leaders in the fields of ocean conservation, wellness, neuroscience and the arts.
As a 21st century, neuro-consulting/knowledge transfer lab, GGI contributes to the public good with the help of a global brain trust of deeply curious systems thinkers, cultural creatives, and break away researchers from the fields of neuroscience, cognitive, contemplative, visual and performing arts. Inventio!Conversations is an event produced by GGI. http://greensteininstitute.com
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