Zen 2.0

Feel your body, Know your mind

Kamakura, Japan
September 8-9, 2018

The Second Annual Global Mindfulness Forum in the Heart of Japanese Zen

Sept. 8-9, 2018 - Kencho-ji,Kamakura

Japanese - English interpretation provided for all sessions.

OPEN ZEN

New doorways to Zen culture and mindful practice

MIND

MIND

Present the core principles of Japanese Zen, with respected Zen masters and other distinguished speakers from Japan and around the world.

PRACTICE

PRACTICE

Share the mindful city of Kamakura, including its Zen temples and natural environment, to help nurture the practice of mindfulness.

CONNECTION

CONNECTION

Build lasting relationships around the world, for a positive impact on business, education, innovation, and mindful living.

SPEAKERS

Spirituality, academics, business, and health.

Open to all areas of mindful practice.

EON ASAHINA

EON ASAHINA

9/9

The temple master of Jochi-ji, in Kamakura.
AJAHN NYANARATO

AJAHN NYANARATO

9/9

Ajahn Nyanarato (Shigehito Nakao) was born in 1958, in Nara, Japan. His interest in the meaning of the life became very strong when he was studying medicine at Kyoto University.
JUNYA OGINO

JUNYA OGINO

9/8 & 9/9

CEO of Mindful Leadership Institute. Director of Lifestyle Produce. Guest instructor at Keio University Graduate School of System Design and Management.
Certified instructor of “Search Inside Yourself” (SIY).
Tak Umezawa

Tak Umezawa

9/9

A.T. Kearney
Japan Chairman
Rev. Masanori Kabashima

Rev. Masanori Kabashima

9/9

Head priest of Yakushi-ji Temple (Tenryuji school, Rinzai sect of Zen), Kyoto. Previously taught at Hanazono University. Practitioner of acupuncture, moxibustion, and shiatsu.
Rev. Takafumi Zenryu Kawakami

Rev. Takafumi Zenryu Kawakami

9/8

Deputy head priest at Shunkoin Temple in Kyoto
Researcher at Keio Media Design
JEREMY HUNTER, PH.D

JEREMY HUNTER, PH.D

9/9

Transform Co-founder/Partner
Professor and Founding Director of the Executive Mind Leadership Institute at the Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management.
KEISUKE SHIMADA

KEISUKE SHIMADA

9/8

Book Translator, Writer, Mindfulness meditation facilitator, Plum Village (Order of Interbeing) Member, Psychiatric Social Worker, Yutoriya Workshop House
EIJI HAN SHIMIZU

EIJI HAN SHIMIZU

9/8 & 9/9

An award-winning filmmaker, publisher, and educator. The focused theme of his work has been our most important emotion of all: happiness.
JACQUELINE HARGREAVES

JACQUELINE HARGREAVES

9/9

Yoga teacher/Yoga&meditation Researcher
STEPHEN MURPHY-<br/>SHIGEMATSU,<br/>PH.D

STEPHEN MURPHY-
SHIGEMATSU,
PH.D

9/9

Stanford University psychologist of Wellness Education, co-founder of LifeWorks mindfulness course, and designer of Heartfulness peace program.
ZEN

ZEN

9/8 & 9/9

Shakuhachi player. Organiser of the “Breathing and Shakuhachi” project: Tanden breathing and mindfulness with the tones of shakuhachi, to help people achieve fulfilling lives in the modern world.
DAI TAMESUE

DAI TAMESUE

9/9

Deportare Partners CEO
Zen and Hurdle
KYOKO “MYOKYO” DENDA

KYOKO “MYOKYO” DENDA

9/9

Mushanokouji-senke tea master. One partakes of matcha as the essence of nature, in order to awaken one’s consciousness to an experience of freedom. Master Denda continues to pursue the shinshu souzui (心手相随) style of tea, in which heart and hand unite in the moment of tea.
KOKO NIWA

KOKO NIWA

9/9

Breathwork, NVC (Nonviolent Communication) , Meditation, Yoga Guide and a Life Coach, focusing on authentic living and sexuality. Currently lives in Costa Rica with her daughter and her horse.
ISSHO FUJITA

ISSHO FUJITA

9/8

Zen master. Director of the Soto Zen International Center. Ex head teacher at Valley Zendo, a Soto Zen practice center in Charlemont, San Francisco.
MASAHIRO FUJINO

MASAHIRO FUJINO

9/9

Ph.D. student of Division of Cognitive Psychology in Education, Graduate School of Education, Kyoto University
Research Fellowship for Young Scientists of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Rev. Shinsuke Hosokawa

Rev. Shinsuke Hosokawa

9/9

Head priest of Ryu-unji Temple (Myoshinji school, Rinzai sect of Zen). In charge of propagating the teachings of the Myoshinji school. Vice-Principal of Rinzai sect, Myoshinji school Tokyo Zen Centre.
TAKASHI MAENO

TAKASHI MAENO

9/9

Dean of the Graduate School of System Design and Management, Keio University.
M. PALOMA PAVEL, PH.D

M. PALOMA PAVEL, PH.D

9/9

Educator, ecopsychologist, and international consultant.
TADASHI MATSUKI

TADASHI MATSUKI

9/8

SHOUKEI MATSUMOTO

SHOUKEI MATSUMOTO

9/9

Shoukei MATSUMOTO is Buddhist Monk in Komyoji Temple, Jodo-Shinshu Hongwanji-ha.
MIYAKE YOUICHIRO

MIYAKE YOUICHIRO

9/8

Game developer. Specialist in artificial intelligence (AI) for digital games.
MEISOUMAI KAORI

MEISOUMAI KAORI

9/8

Kaori is a performer of Meiso-Mai, a sacred prayer dance that is meant to connect heaven and earth.

2018
OUR SUPPORTERS

Travel partner

Silver

Supporter

TAIHO PHARMA

Kamakura Supporter

inouekamaboko
Kamakura international FC
ICTea
kayac
Kamakura Hachinoki
Huber

Media partner

SNS

Facebook

MINDFUL CITY
KAMAKURA

The birthplace of Japanese Zen

MIND

Site of the first "samurai" government, over 800 years ago, which nurtured Zen culture as authentic Japanese lifestyle.

PRACTICE

Our venues include some of the most traditional and authoritative Zen temples, along with a rich, natural environment.

CONNECTION

Now a vibrant city of culture and creativity, inspiring local artists, entrepreneurs and IT startups, less than an hour south of Tokyo.

More information about KAMAKURA

Wikipedia "KAMAKURA"

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