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Join Us at the 2018 Conference
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May 26th - 27th, 2018, Toronto, Canada
Tickets: $549

Past speakers have included Dan Siegel, Thupten Jinpa, Linda Carlson, Judson Brewer, Zindel Segal & More! A Mindful Society sells out most years. Get your tickets early!

Join over 800 people from over 15 different countries, including leaders in healthcare, education, business and Mindfulness, for the 4th annual A Mindful Society Conference!

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A Mindful Society 2017 – Finding Common Ground

April 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - April 23, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

| $149 - $649


“The important work being done here at A Mindful Society, I have not seen anywhere else.”

Thupten Jinpa PhD, Principal Translator of HH Dalai Lama

Join us for another exciting year of advancing mindfulness and compassion in business, healthcare, education, technology and everyday life. Explore leading edge programs, research and methodologies while connecting with a community of professionals. Enjoy the historic scenery of University of Toronto while engaged in contemplative practices throughout the day and much, much more.

Each registration tier is available while supplies last. Once one registration tier sells out, the next one starts.

Cancellation Policy

Conference tickets cancelled before January 31st, 2018 will receive a refund less 25% of your registration price; conference tickets cancelled between January 31st and March 31st will receive a refund less 50% of your registration price.

After April 1st, 2018, all tickets are non-refundable. In the unlikely event that the conference is cancelled, we will refund all tickets. We will not, however, be able to refund flight, hotel, or other purchases people may make. All listed speakers are confirmed — however, sometimes life events such as sickness or death in the family prevent them from making it at the last minute. Speaker cancellations do not affect the cancellation policy.

Purchase of a conference ticket indicates that you have read and agree to comply with this cancellation policy. This policy is subject to change; all registered attendees will be notified of any changes.  

Details at a Glance


Start: Sat. May 26, 8:00 am
End: Sun. May 27, @ 5:00 pm

Optional event:
Shauna Shapiro Full Day Workshop
Friday May 25th 9 am - 5 pm
Location: SickKids Hospital

Conference Venue

University of Toronto
— Chestnut Conference Centre 89 Chestnut St, Toronto, ON M5G 2J1, Canada Toronto, ON Canada M5S 1A8
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For discounted accommodation rates and recommended transportation click here.


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Students and those requiring financial assistance please apply here.

People of Colour/Racialized Group and Indigenous Peoples please apply here.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Interested in Group Tickets?
email us: info@amindfulsociety.org


April 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
April 23, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
$149 - $649


A Mindful Society Conference


Convocation Hall & Medical Science Building
1 Kings College Circle
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8 Canada
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