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Founding President, Wisdom University; Founding President, State of the World Forum
Founding President, Gorbachev Foundation / USA
Executive Director, Esalen Institute Soviet-American Exchange Program
Author of six books in philosophical theology and international relations
Professor in Greek philosophy, intellectual history, comparative religion, and global affairs
Executive leadership over decades founding and leading successful organizations
Extensive international experience across a range of cultures
Lectured in many different venues and to many different audiences
Ability to catalyze acts of imagination
PhD, Cambridge University; MTS, Harvard University; BA, University of Santa Clara
30 years experience developing economic and professional relations between US & Russia
Two decades experience in mgt & financial dev of start-up companies in US & overseas
10 years as Senior Executive in international telecommunications industry
Board member of Wisdom University, State of the World Forum & Citizen Democracy Corps
Author Your Y2K Personal Protection Plan & several articles on foreign business development
Multi-cultural business development and operations
Certified instructor in emotional development from Institute of HeartMath
Specialist in business preparedness for natural disasters & large-scale infrastructure breakdowns
Socially responsible investments and business operations
M.A., Sonoma State University
Founding president and president emeriti: Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
Founding president, National Consortium of Specialized Secondary Schools of Mathematics, Science and Technology
President, ASCD International (Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development)
Trustee, The Lincoln Academy of Illinois
Corporate, for profit and not-for-profit Board leadership
Author of Power To Transform: Leadership That Brings Learning and Schooling To Life
Global consulting, advising, writing and speaking on: designing, creating and leading transformative learning and schooling systems; talent development and social entrepreneurship;
STEM teaching and learning;
Developing habits of mind of the integrative and wise learner
Over 40 years of executive leadership in founding and leading transformative learning organizations and systems
PhD, Loyola University of Chicago; M.Ed., University of Chicago; B.A.Ed., Queens College
CEO, pH Science Holdings, Inc. – life science research &product development
Managing Partner, Wax Loyd & Company, LLC - regional investment bank
Affiliate professor, Finance, Foster School of Business, University of Washington
Chairman, IIR Venture Capital Forum
Board member, numerous companies
Member, Washington State Bar (retired)
Juris Doctor, Willamette University
M.B.A., Finance, University of Washington
Sociologist, psychologist, futurist
Founder and President of Meridian University
Raised in Pakistan, India, Hawaii, and Turkey
Educated at M.I.T, Harvard, and Brandeis
Formerly President of the Council on Humanistic and Transpersonal Psychologies
Publications have addressed the topics of transformative learning; cultural leadership; reflexivity in organizations; generative entrepreneurship; and the power of imagination.
Work includes assisting organizations in tapping the creative potentials of conflict, diversity, and complexity.
Fellow of the International Futures Forum and the World Academy of Arts and Sciences.
Founder & Chair of Center for Human Emergence Netherlands
Director of Wisdom University in Europe
Trainer Council of Europe Youth Directorate
International Coordinator Green Party England & Wales
Author of Evolutionary Leadership & public speaker
Experiential & Intercultural learning
Integral theory and practice
Training design & delivery
Organizational Development & Leadership
Sustainability and whole systems change
PhD Candidate, Wisdom University; M.Sc., University of Edinburgh; B.A., Exeter University
Seasoned Internet Entrepreneur
Advisor to Fortune 500 CEOs & CTOs
Consultant to M.I.T. & Columbia University
Extensive online community building experience on the web and in Virtual Environments
Broad industry network and expertise
Open source software expert
Experienced at architecting & executing web & social solutions
Experienced at productizing emerging technologies & practices
Skilled at large scale project management
B.S.CS, Vassar College
25 years recruiting and training sales people
15 years creating and managing catalog operations in multiple companies
10 years producing sales and marketing training materials and workshops
10 years creating websites and on-line marketing
7 years marketing the Video Arts John Cleese Business Media
Consulted on marketing for film and video media companies
Designed exhibition installations and managed trade show operations
Consulted on large scale educational dissemination projects
Trained political and government officials how to handle the media
Media consultant to the National Suicide Prevention Initiative for two years
Created media and branding for first National Motorcycle Helmet Safety campaign
Created and distributed the first US Infant and Child Seat Education Media
Research, design, and execute innovative strategies to meet organization goals
Manage and develop marketing teams and partners
Build out, track, and optimize conversion funnels and campaigns
Develop marketing and sales programs
Produce of on-line, print, video, and film
Manage Trade Shows and Media Event Management
Create and develop websites and media
Develop and disseminate multi-cultural educational materials
Former COO and Logistics Coordinator for Wisdom University.
Founder, Global Seminars (educational travel for global high school & university students).
Co-Founder, The Information Bank (consulting producer global TV news companies).
International Affairs budgeting, U.S. Office of Management, Exec. Office of President (Carter).
Global logistical planning for Wisdom University classes (over 100 classes in 25 locations).
On-site student support for almost all Wisdom US & global classes (5 years).
Financial analysis in support of Wisdom University Planning and Exec Teams (5 years).
For-profit design & implementation of global learning opportunities (prior 10 years).
PhD Candidate, Wisdom University; M.P.A., Princeton University.
President of Wisdom University.
President of the Center for Creative Resources, Inc.
Ph.D.s in Psychology and Wisdom Studies.
Author of eight books.
Science of Eco-fields
PhD, Wisdom University; D.Min., University of California Berkeley, M.Div., Emory University
Dean of Students, Wisdom University, 2009 - Present
Vice President, The Center for Creative Resources, Inc.
Director of Training & Supervison, CCR, Inc. - 1977 - 2000
Doctor of Ministry - 2002
Masters of Social Work - 1977
Co- founder of The Earth Tribe - 30 year spiritual community
Business Manager & Administrator
Licensed Psychotherapist - 1977 - Present
Personal Growth Mentoring & Coaching
PhD Candidate, Wisdom University; D.Min., Wisdom University
Co-Founder, Whole Child Initiative
Coordinator, State of the World Forum Intl Roundtables on Irreducible Needs of Children
Program Director, Esalen Soviet-American Exchange Program
Program Director, Oxford Research Group, UK
National Organizer, Medical Campaign Against Nuclear Weapons
Co-Founder, Radiation & Health Information Service, UK
Research Fellowship, University of Bradford School of Peace Studies
Postgraduate Certificate in Education, Goldsmith's College , London
Foundation course in Art and Design, Cambs College of Art & Technology
BA in Philosophy & Comparative Religion, University of Leeds
Country Director, Relief International, Sri Lanka - Humanitarian and Development Operations
CEO, Knowledge City, Sri Lanka - Education and Social Service
Teacher/Teaching Assistant - Numerous organizations, High-School, Undergraduate and Graduate
Chairman, Association for Rural Community Savings - Community Micro-finance
Management/Research Consultant - Various Organizations (INCAS Consulting, Linkage Asia, CSR Asia, Knowledge City)
BA, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University - International Relations and Public Policy
MA, SAIS, Johns Hopkins University - International Relations and Conflict Management
MBA, National University of Singapore
Ubiquity's Vice President for Russia and CIS.
Chair of Transpersonal Psychology at the Moscow Institute of Psychoanalysis.
Founding Member and President of the Russian Association for Transpersonal Psychology and Psychotherapy.
Founder of an international publishing project to publish transpersonal psychology texts in Russian and has edited about 70 books for this project.
Author of 4 books about transpersonal psychology.
Founder of Transpersonal Project: International open transpersonal video and media archive.
Pioneer of transpersonal studies in Russia
Certified psychotherapist (European Association of Psychotherapy, European Transpersonal Association, World Council for Psychotherapy, Portland Center for Processwork)
M.A degree in biophysics from Moscow Physical-Technological Institute (1980)
Ph.D. in Philosophy of Consciousness from Institute of Philosophy of RAS (1988)
Organizer of the 17th International Transpersonal Conference in Moscow (2010)
Consulter and author of films about spiritual issues.
Ubiquity's Coordinator for Russia and CIS.
East-West Psychology Program Coordinator, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco.
Scientific Secretary for the 17th International Transpersonal Psychology Conference, Moscow.
Teacher/teaching assistant of Transpersonal Psychology.
Author of 4 books about transpersonal psychology.
MA in East-West Psychology, California Institute of Integral Studies
BSc Social Anthropology, London School of Economics
She has 34 years of experience in education, human development, values and character education, and risk prevention (children and teenagers).
She has 25 years of holding management positions in colleges and universities such as: UNAM Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, ITESO Jesuit University of Guadalajara, Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University, UC Santa Barbara.
She has a B.A. in Pedagogy from UNAM México City, and she has graduate studies on The Practice of Values in Educational Contexts, Universidad de Barcelona Virtual UBV, Spain.
She has worked for many years in the design and supervision of curricular and extracurricular programs for schools and universities, She has worked extensively on teacher training programs.
Seminars and courses: Personality Psychology, Child Development Psychology, Psychohistory, Children's philosophy, Psycho-community, Child Psychoanalysis Seminar, Value Clarification Seminar, Design and Financing of Cultural Projects, Educational Innovation, Jesuit Education Characteristics, The University for the 21st century, Complex Thinking in Education, among others
Dr. Pier Luigi Lattuada of the Integral Transpersonal Institute, Milan, Italy is a Medical Doctor. He has a PhD in Clinical Psychology and is also a psychotherapist and founder of Biotransenergetics.
Pier Luigi is the Director of Integral Transpersonal Institute of Milan and of the Transpersonal Psychotherapy School, which has been fully recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education since 2002. He is also Director of Transpersonal Counseling Training in Milan.
Pier Luigi is a board member of the Italian Psychotherapy Associations Federation, a member of Story of Sanitary Art Academy, Rome, past medical director of Life Gate Holistic Medicine of Milan, and Scientific Director of Integral Transpersonal Journal. He is co-Vice-President of EUROTAS
Pier Luigi has published thirteen books since 1985, more than 30 articles since 1980 and presented Biotransenergetics in more than 50 International Conferences in several countries: Italy, France, Spain, Austria, Moldova, Latvia, Switzerland, Bulgaria, USA, Brazil, Greece, since 1988.
Co-Founder and Director of Research and Development of the ‘Ervin Laszlo Center for Advanced Study’
Co-creator of the WorldShift International Foundation, and the WorldShift 2012 organizations
Executive Committee member of the Club of Budapest France
President and Founder of ‘UniverSoul, a Hub for Conscious Evolution in Paris, in association with Barbara Marx Hubbard
Trained Reiki and Reconnective Healing practitioner
Holistic approach to metaphysics and interest in conscious evolution serve as foundation for her work in facilitating cooperative evolution toward a peaceful and sustainable world.
Lectures worldwide and has published papers in The Scientific and Medical Network’s Review, The Shift Network, and World Futures: The Journal of New Paradigm Research
Ph.D., (Summa Cum Laude) University of Paris-Sorbonne – in Sociology
M.A., University of Wales Trinity Saint David – in Philosophy
B.A. (Hons) Birkbeck College, University of London – in Philosophy
Executive Director of Core Leadership Development, San Francisco and Paris
Co-founder and faculty of the Master’s Program on Coaching at Paris University II
Principal of MetaIntegral Associates, San Francisco
Co-founder of Society for Organizational Learning (SoL), SoL France and Bay Area SoL
President of the Club of Budapest France, Paris
Author of Actualizing Evolutionary Co-leadership and public speaker
Adaptor in French of Peter Senge’s The Fifth Discipline
M.B.A., Stanford University; B.A., HEC Paris
Co-leadership and partnership capacity building in organizations and across sectors
Design and delivery of individual, team and enterprise coaching programs
Development of core learning capabilities at executive and whole company levels
Design and delivery of leadership development programs in and across organizations
Experiential and intercultural learning
Integral theory and practice
Applied research on co-leadership development
Thirty years of extensive national and international teaching throughout the United States and Europe, meeting the educational needs of various academic, business, and humanitarian concerns.
BS Ed, Business and English Wright State University, Graduate Studies Antioch University, Continuing Education Miami University, Ohio State University; Ubiquity University, Wisdom School of Graduate Studies, Ph.D candidate.
Served on the faculty of various colleges throughout the Midwestern United States teaching Business Administration, English Literature and Composition, English as a Second Language, and Communications.
Extensive international travel for the purpose of developing student services related programs, as they relate to English as a Second Language
Assisted in pioneering the Home Education movement in the United States, with thirty years experience in alternative forms of education
English as a Second Language consultant to various academic and business related venues
Support and counsel to the academic venues of Home Education and alternative forms of education, both nationally and internationally
Business Communications advisor to the Aerospace Engineering/Manufacturing Industry
Project manager for humanitarian work in Mongolia, functioning in an advisory capacity to other humanitarian endeavors worldwide
Registered Yoga Teacher, Yoga Alliance, Integrative Yoga Therapy and Psychoneuroimmunology, providing well-being support to children and adults
Business owner, Constantina’s Soul, “Don’t Let Anyone Define You”® , an eclectic creative fashion design business featuring indigenous Asian fabrics.
Stacy has worked for over 7 years as Registrar for the Wisdom School of Graduate Studies (previously Wisdom University,) keeping course files and degree transcripts, interacting with students, as well as supporting the Dean and Dean of Students in all admissions-related issues, and the preparation of student communications. She has 18 years experience in an office environment managing multiple tasks, prioritizing and problem solving. Her administrative experience includes the use of customized software programs, MS Office, inventory control, customer service, payables, receivables, and processing titles. She is a team player who can work under tight deadlines effectively both solo and in a group setting, and is a quick and willing learner with new responsibilities that frequently come her way.
Dilini serves as the Ubiquity representative in Sri Lanka and is also CEO/ Director of Studies of the London Business School in Colombo. Dilini has been crucial in establishing Ubiquity’s model for strategic partnerships and is an emerging leader in the Ubiquity team. She is a teacher trainer and passionate about increasing equity of access to education for young people who have graduated from secondary schools, through various scholarship programs, and institutes of higher education. She works in conjunction with the Ministry of Education, the Asian Development Bank, as well as directly with teachers and students in two private educational institutes in Sri Lanka.
A graduate of Eastern Connecticut State University, USA she has applied her knowledge and experience to assisting students who have graduated high school in Sri Lanka, where local avenues of higher education are still extremely limited, to pursue further educational and vocational training. In addition to her responsibilities as CEO of the London Business School, Sri Lanka; CEO of Knowledge City, Sri Lanka; and Center Director for Singapore Informatics, Kandy, Sri Lanka, she is the Asia Representative for Eastern Connecticut State University.
Dilini is spearheading a pioneering partnership between LBS and Ubiquity U, our first global partnership. She is working energetically to recruit Sri Lanka students who have a 2-year training from LBS or other Institution to take relevant completion courses to receive their full B.A.
Award winning Public Relations and media professional
Over two decades of publicity, branding, communications, media and social media experience
Started out her career writing speeches for previous UK Prime Ministers and Ministers
Worked at the top level with global brands such as first Global Communications Director at the Economist GroupThe Times; Mayor of London, WHO; Cass Business School, and charities such as Breast Cancer Campaign, Women’s Institute, and Victim Support
Today, Sangeeta runs her own successful PR consultancy, Serendipity PR and Media, working across business, arts, culture and books in growth international markets.
She sits on the UK Taskforce for Women In Enterprise and was chairperson of Alternatives – which hosts wellbeing events for well-known speakers such as Deepak Chopra, Neale Donald Walsch, Caroline Myss, Byron Katie and more.
The Founder of Dance of Oneness®, Banafsheh is a Persian sacred dancer, choreographer and transformational teacher. Awarded for her inventive work, she is one of the few bearers of authentic Persian dance in the world, an innovator of Sufi dance previously only performed by men, and one of the few dance artists who has mastered a fusion of the art of dance with spiritual embodiment. Her modality, Dance of Oneness®, brings together the 3 dimensions of art, wisdom teachings and healing. It is based in Sufi teachings and ritual, flamenco, Persian dance, the Gurdjieff Work, Tai chi and Chinese Medicine. Banafsheh performs and teaches internationally, initiating people into the wisdom of their body and inspiring them to create beauty in everyday life. With an MFA in Dance and an MA in Chinese Medicine, she is dedicated to individual and collective healing through conscious movement. Her film In the Fire of Grace with Andrew Harvey traces Rumi’s journey of the Soul in dance.
Masrur has been involved with social development work and youth leadership for more than a decade. He is Co-founder and President of Connecting Youth for Change (CYC), a government award winning non-profit and non-political volunteer youth organization which fosters youth empowerment and positive social change through youth leadership in Bangladesh. He also founded BRAC University Marketing Association (BUMA), a marketing club in his alma mater BRAC University, that is considered to be one of the most active student driven clubs in Bangladesh. In 2007, Masrur was selected as ‘Student Ambassador’ to represent Bangladesh for Global Connections & Exchange (GCE), a three week exchange program focusing on cultural awareness, civic empowerment and leadership development in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Washington, DC, funded by U.S. Department of State and implemented by Relief International, Bangladesh. A former Teaching Assistant in BRAC Business School, Masrur is a currently working at BRAC-Aarong – the largest lifestyle retail chain in Bangladesh and a social enterprise of BRAC – the largest non-governmental development organization in the world.
Associate Professor, Urban Planning, University of Michigan.
Led social systems design at Environmental Simulation Lab for the METRO-APEX urban gaming-simulation project funded by the Ford Foundation and the National Science Foundation
Vice President of Set-Theoretic Information Systems, Inc., Information retrieval software for major corporations, e.g., General Motors
Faculty Associate of University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research, Energy Policy Research Group. Co-author, Jobs and Energy in Michigan
Chief of Policy Research on Energy Conservation in Canadian Government’s Department of Energy, Mines and Resources in Ottawa. Led the largest evaluation research project done by the Canadian Government as of the early 1980s, on Canadian energy conservation efforts.
Co-founder and Executive Vice President of American LIVES, Inc., Values and Lifestyles market research and constituency surveys for business, governments and social movements. That research led to forming LOHAS (Lifestyles Of Health and Sustainability) industry association, a $300 Billion sector. His research on Cultural Creatives has been replicated by independent research studies in Italy, France, the Netherlands and Japan.
Author, The Integral Culture Survey, research monograph, Institute of Noetic Sciences Co-author, The Cultural Creatives: How 50 Million People Are Changing the World.
Corporate Board of Directors, Gaiam, Inc.
Fellow of the Club of Budapest, and Fellow of The World Business Academy.
Interdisciplinary social scientist using systems tools on applied problems and social change at the interface of sociology, anthropology, economics and ecology.
Leading research teams and doing own survey research, systems analysis, statistical analyses.
Over 40 years, has led over 100 research projects, and written reports on them all.
Research on urban models, energy policy, cultural values and lifestyles, ciimate policy.
Taught graduate level courses on: social change, urban politics, urban theory, strategic decision making, systems tools, advocacy planning.
Consulting, advising, writing, and speaking on organizations’ marketing and constituency relations, and also politics and policy areas: urban, economic, social movement and climate.
PhD, Sociology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, BA, with honors, Anthropology, Yale University
Senior Consultant, ARTHUR ANDERSEN & Co.
Officer LTZ2, BELGIAN ROYAL NAVY
Managing Director, Cooreman & Saverys - AON (Belgium)
Director International, AON GROUP (The Netherlands)
Executive Vice President Europe, RIGHT MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS (USA)
Co-Founder Wealth Planning Services, LOMBARD INTERNATIONAL ASSURANCE (Luxembourg)
Vice President International Markets, FINIMMO (Luxembourg)
Founder of Fine Lifestyle Associated Group, FLAG
Entrepreneurial experience in developing successful growth projects in private & public listed companies
International leadership capabilities across a range of business & countries cultures
Qualified expertise in coordinating private & public financial & funding services & solutions
BA UFSIA University (ANTWERP), MBA KUL University (LEUVEN), IEP INSEAD (FONTAINEBLEAU-SINGAPORE)
Advisor to the Office of the CTO
John Lester is currently Chief Learning Officer at ReactionGrid, a software company developing 3D simulations and multiuser virtual world platforms. His primary focus is collaborative learning and instructional design, working with academic and business clients to develop immersive education environments.
John is also the Creative Advisor and Community Developer at Wiggle Planet, creating free range, self-animated artificial life at the intersection of augmented reality and the physical world.
From 2005-2010, John worked at Linden Lab, the creators of Second Life. At Linden Lab he led the development of the education and healthcare markets while evangelizing the innovative use of virtual worlds in research, art and immersive learning.
Leader in 3D Simulations, Multiuser Virtual Worlds, Immersive Learning, Knowledge Management and Community Development