2017 Shamanism Conference – Call for Proposals

This year our theme is: Protecting Earth, Water, Air, and Light Honoring the Wisdom of our Ancestors for Future Generations

Presenters are encouraged to explore the topic from the perspective of their area of expertise. Topics that have been explored in the past include shamanic rituals and practices; scientific investigation and innovation; prayer and meditation practices; artistic expression and performance; dreams and altered states of consciousness; healing with plant and food medicine; attitudinal healing; frontier science and brain research.

1. WRITE a Proposal and a short Bio using the format specified here. Deadline for the submission of proposals is April 30, 2017.

2. SEND your proposal to . Email submissions only. Thank you.

3.  Upon receiving acceptance to present, you must REGISTER for the Conference NO LATER THAN JULY 15.  Conference fees for room and board must be paid by everyone attending:  except for pre-arranged agreements.  If you are staying locally, you still must register for the Conference. Registration details will be available soon

The Conference team will review all proposals submitted in writing, and selections will be made based on quality, relevance to the theme, and variety of presentation modes. Only proposals following the format for abstract submission will be considered. The number of presentations is limited. Presentations are generally 20 minutes long. Selected presenters are given a longer time for healing and working with the group. Your paper/presentation may be published by the Society for the Study of Shamanism, Healing and Transformation in the Conference Proceedings.  Some maybe selected to be published on-line or in ReVision, with your permission.

Audiovisual materials for accepted proposals must be submitted by August 9. (More info on this later)

The Conference Team