Category Archives: Conferences

Graduate student symposium on mass meditation

From Scott Mitchell: Friends and colleagues, I would like to cordially invite you to the following symposium at the Institute of Buddhist Studies, Berkeley, Friday October 6, 1:00-5:00. Mass Meditation: Practices and Discourses in Contemporary Global Buddhisms The fourth annual … Continue reading

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CfP: “Contemplative Sociology”. Gdańsk, Poland

Here is a call for papers for a panel at an upcoming conference in Poland. ‘Contemplative Sociology. Towards the Mindful Sociological Research and Empathic Society’ organized during XVI Polish Sociological Congress (14-17 September 2016 Gdańsk). Panel description: The goal of … Continue reading

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Upcoming conference: Buddhism in the Global Eye

“Buddhism in the Global Eye: Beyond East and West” http://buddhism.arts.ubc.ca/2015/09/06/call-for-papers-buddhism-in-the-global-eye/ The 6th Annual Tung Lin Kok Yuen Canada Foundation Conference, hosted by the University of British Columbia’s Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Program in Buddhism and Contemporary Society (Jessica L. Main, director) and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Conference: Buddhism & Australia

5th International Conference Buddhism & Australia 18-20 February, 2016 Perth, Western Australia CALL FOR PAPERS The IC Buddhism & Australia is pleased to invite abstracts for panel sessions and individual papers for the 5th International Conference Buddhism & Australia This … Continue reading

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CfP: International Conference on Buddhism & Australia 2015

Call for Papers: IC Buddhism & Australia 2015 The 4th International Conference Buddhism & Australia will be held on26-28 February, 2015 in Perth, Western Australia. This conference investigates the history, current and futuredirections of Buddhism in Australasian region; theme for … Continue reading

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Conference on violence and non-violence in Japanese religions

Relevant to my most recent post, I’d like to mention that there is a conference coming up in Hawaii on the the subject of violence and non-violence in Japanese religion. Here are the details: Numata Conference in Buddhist Studies, University … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Buddhism and healing

Here is a call for papers for an upcoming event in the UK: Buddhism and Healing University of Leeds 1-2nd July 2014 Call for Papers – Postgraduate Panel This is the first call for graduate student papers for the Postgraduate … Continue reading

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Events on Buddhism and Management

It would seem that there’s quite a bit of interest in applying “Buddhist wisdom” to questions issues of business and management. Here are announcements for two upcoming events on the subject: http://laszlo-zsolnai.net/content/buddhist-values-business-and-its-potential-europe The Buddhist Economics Research Platform, the Loden Foundation, … Continue reading

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Upcoming conference: Buddhism & Australia 2013

Here is a conference announcement being circulated by The Buddhism & Australia Inc: International Conference “Buddhism & Australia 2013” will be held in 7 – 9th of August, 2013 in Perth, Western Australia.The conference acknowledges Buddhism in Austral-Asian region, its’ … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop: Buddhism and Film

Here’s a call for papers for a very interesting sounding workshop on “Buddhism and Film”, at the Free University in Berlin. Call for Papers Buddhism and Film: Aspects and Perspectives of Media-Communicated Religion Workshop at Freie Universitaet Berlin, June 2nd … Continue reading

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