Recent BAI Events

The Zen of You and Me with Diane Musho Hamilton

Diane Musho Hamilton is a teacher of Zen and Integral Spirituality, an author, professional mediator, and facilitator. She has been a practitioner of meditation for more than 30 years and is a lineage holder in the Soto Zen tradition. Diane lives in Utah, where she is the Executive Director of Two Arrows Zen, a center for Zen study and practice, established... [Read more of this review]

In Conversation with a Prophet: A Leonard Cohen Listening Party with Terry Patten

Terry Patten is a leading voice in the emerging fields of integral evolutionary leadership and spirituality. In his cutting-edge writings, talks, and teachings, he not only inspires transcendental awakening, love, and freedom, but also calls us to accept and incarnate our full humanity. Terry is the founder of Bay Area Integral, a member of Deepak... [Read more of this review]

Designing a World that Works for Everyone: An Evening with Futurist Richard David Hames

Richard David Hames PhD is a distinguished foresight practitioner and one of the most sought after pundits on the demise of what he refers to as architectures of suppression. Described by Forbes Asia as “one of the smartest people on the planet” Richard is among the world’s most influential polymaths. Constantly sought after by government agencies... [Read more of this review]

You’re Invited to BAI’s Holiday Party!

  Join us on January 28 in Berkeley for the annual winter gathering of the Bay Area’s Integral community. Connect with the denizens of the local Integral world. Laugh, dance and open your hearts to the Mystery of existence in excellent company. If you are new to BAI we heartily invite you! Even if you’ve never been to a BAI event... [Read more of this review]

Trump and the Future: An Integral Community Gathering

  The election of Donald Trump as the next President of the United States is already a defining moment in US history. He vanquished 16 contenders on his way to the GOP nomination then slowly but surely closed the gap with Hillary Clinton in the final weeks of the campaign and pulled off a coup that has stunned the world. Some of us saw it coming... [Read more of this review]

Jeff Carreira: The Future of Being Human

  Jeff Carreira is a mystical philosopher and the author of numerous books including The Miracle of Meditation and Radial Inclusivity in addition to the recently released The Soul of a New Self. Jeff teaches and acts a spiritual mentor to people around the world inspiring them to become ambassadors of a new way of being. During this evening... [Read more of this review]

Dr. Deborah Zucker: The Vitality Map: 9 Keys to Deep Health, Joyful Self-Care, and Resilient Well-Being

  Dr. Deborah Zucker is a naturopathic physician, transformational health coach, and author of The Vitality Map: A Guide to Deep Health, Joyful Self-Care, and Resilient Well Being. Her holistic approach to healthcare focuses on helping mindful, compassionate people to love, nourish, and heal themselves on every level so that they can unleash... [Read more of this review]

Ken Wilber on Integral Technology

  Co-Sponsored with…   We’re really, REALLY excited to bring you what will certainly be a memorable evening with Ken Wilber on the topic of Integral Technology, in conjunction with our friends at Consciousness Hacking. Consciousness Hacking is a global community exploring technology as a catalyst for psychological, emotional... [Read more of this review]

Thomas Hübl: Awakening In Our Intimate Relationships

  THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Waiting List: If the registration box below shows a waiting list option, you may add your name to the list and we will contact you if a ticket becomes available. If no waiting list option shows then the waiting list is full. Thomas Hübl is a modern mystic, a spiritual teacher whose work is deeply informed by the great... [Read more of this review]

Integral Goes To The Movies, with Mark Allan Kaplan

  Mark Allan Kaplan, Ph.D.  is an award-winning filmmaker and the pre-eminent theorist and practitioner of the application of Integral Theory to the cinematic arts. Mark has worked professionally in the entertainment industry, conducted seminal research in Integral and transpersonal approaches to cinematic media, and is the founder of the Integral... [Read more of this review]

Jun Po Roshi: Emotional Koans

  Jun Po Roshi received his Zen Masters recognition in 1992. He was Vice Abbot and head monk as well as resident yoga teacher at Dai Bosatsu Zendo Kong Ji in the Catskill Mountains in New York state from 1987 through 1993. His Inka Zen lineage is in the Rinzai tradition, through Eido Shimano Roshi of the The Zen Studies Society. His yoga lineage... [Read more of this review]

BAI Annual Holiday Party 2015

It’s time once again for our annual holiday party—our sixth since we started the tradition in 2010. It’s our way of giving back, of saying thanks for your support over the last year. Our parties are truly community affairs. There is lots of good conversation, the opportunity to rub elbows with Integral luminaries, good food and drink,... [Read more of this review]

Steve McIntosh: The Presence of the Infinite

       Steve McIntosh is a leader in the integral philosophy movement and author of the books: The Presence of the Infinite (Quest 2015), Evolution’s Purpose (Select Books 2012), and Integral Consciousness (Paragon House 2007). In addition to his work in spiritual philosophy, Steve is also co-founder and president of the integral political... [Read more of this review]

Amir Ahmad Nasr: What Happened to the Arab Spring?

  Amir Ahmad Nasr is the formerly anonymous provocative voice and Arab Spring activist behind the internationally acclaimed sociopolitical blog The Sudanese Thinker, infamously credited with helping to inspire the rise of the Sudanese digital activism scene. In 2013, at the age of 26, Amir made his authorial debut with his memoir My Isl@m: How... [Read more of this review]

BAI-EC Summer Soirée

    Advance tickets are no longer available but there are plenty of tickets at the door!   For the last several years BAI has sponsored an awesome party in August, our annual Summer Soirée. This year we’re making it a bigger and better event by co-sponsoring it with Evolutionary Collective, whose founder and director, Patricia... [Read more of this review]

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