2018 TimeTable

*Actual start times are listed here. Doors open 10-20 minutes earlier.
*Registration/reception opens at 9:00am.
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Simultaneous interpretation for the opening ceremony on 9/8, and the talk / ending ceremony on 9/9 will be transmitted live using the Zoom app.
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Japanese – English interpretation provided for all sessions.

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Sept. 8 (sat)

Opening ceremony / Kenchoji : Hojo(Ryuo-den)

9:30~10:50
Opening Remarks / SutrasRev. Master Roshi Shodo Yoshida
Panel“Feel your body, Know your mind”:
Kouji Miki x Ishho Fujita x Keisuke Shimada

Simultaneous interpretation : https://zoom.us/j/977358414
 
Kenchoji Temple
 Hojo(Ryuo-den)TokugetsuroOshinkaku
[Capacity : 234]
OgudoShotoinShotoin (Anex) Outside (Karamon gate)
1 - 111:10~12:30Tadashi Matsuki

A Hero’s Journey, Death, and Rebirth: “To grow” means to keep dying

Native American
Issho Fujita
【Max70:Ticketed】

Introduction to Just Sitting: How to go back to the Buddha’s sitting under a tree

Sotoshu Body Work
Junya Ogino
[Max 60:in order of arrival]

Quiet Worldwide Reform Through Mindfulness and Compassion: Preparing to host the Wisdom 2.0 Asia Conference

Workshop
11:10~12:10

Dandelion Chocolate
[Max 20:Order of arrival]

Mindful Tasting (Chocolate Meditation)
OPEN ZEN x Bean to Bar Chocolate


Chocolate Meditation
1 - 2Artist “ZEN”

Zen Blowing Meditation (suizen): A tale of breath and sound

Shakuhachi Play

12:55~13:25

Zen 2.0
[Max 150 : Ticketed]

Eating Meditation

Mindfulness

12:40~13:30
Lunch Space





12:10~14:10
ITO EN
[Max 10 Each:in order of arrival]

ITO EN
OCHA Experience
Restore Your Sixth Sense


①12:40~13:25
②13:40~14:25
③14:40~15:25
④15:40~16:25

OCHA Experience
1 - 313:50~15:10Youichiro Miyake

Zen and Artificial Intelligence

Advanced Science
Keisuke Shimada
[Max 150 : Ticketed]

Mindfulness for Reconciliation with All

Mindfulness
Jeremy Hunter
[Max 60:in order of arrival]

Transforming Japan: How mindfulness helps social leaders strengthen society

Workshop
14:10~15:10
Deputy Head Priest, Shotoin,Kenchoji
[Max 20:in order of arrival]

Traditional Rinzai Zazen

Zazen
1 - 415:30~16:50Rev. Takafumi Zenryu Kawakami

Be Calm, Observe, and Be Critical

Rinzai Zen
Meisoumai Kaori
[Max 70 : Ticketed]

Feeling Meditation, Dancing Meditation: Experience meditative dancing

Offertory Dance
Eiji Han Shimizu
[Max 60 : in order of arrival]

How to Practice Low-brow, Secular Mindfulness

Workshop
15:30~16:30
Deputy Head Priest, Shotoin,Kenchoji
[Max 20:in order of arrival]

Traditional Rinzai Zazen

Zazen
Keisuke Shimada

Meditative walk inside the temple grounds

Walking Meditation

Sept. 9 (Sun)

 Kenchoji TempleKamakura Gakuen
 Hojo (Ryuo-den)
[Capacity: 225]
TokugetsuroOshinkaku
[Capacity : 234]
OgudoHoshitsuki Hall
[Capacity : 400]
Shodo RoomSocial Studies Room 2
2 - 19:30 
~10:50
Masahiro Fujino

Listen Mindfully to the Body

Neuroscience
Ajahn Nyanarato
[Max 150 : in order of arrival]

The Holiday of the Heart: Ajahn Chah’s words on meditation

Theravada Buddhism
Rev. Eon Asahina

Fusion with the Other: Thoughts on a religious conference

Rinzai Zen




10:00~
SharedJeremy Hunter

Creating Growth Energy to Discover New Possibilities

Management
Koko Niwa
[Max 20 : in order of arrival]


Listen Mindfully to the Body: Sacred inner journeys derived from breath

Breath Work 1
2 - 211:10 
~12:30
Stephen Murphy-Shigematsu

Mastery and Mystery

Mindfulness
Rev. Masanori Kabashima
[Max 70 : Ticketed]

Hail the Great Core Bodhisattva!

Rinzai Zen Body Work
Dr. M. Paloma Pavel
[Max 70 : Ticketed]

Co-creating Our Emergent Future: Waking up to our Earth body

Sustainability
Dai Tamesue

Zen and Sports

Athletics


~12:10
Kyoko “Myokyo” Denda
[Max 8 : in order of arrival]


Chanoyu (tea ceremony) as a Tonic for Mind and Body: A table lesson in tasting the essence of nature

Tea Ceremony 1
Koko Niwa
[Max 20 : in order of arrival]


Listen Mindfully to the Body: Sacred inner journeys derived from breath

Breath Work 2
 
2 - 3Artist “ZEN”

Zen Blowing Meditation (suizen): A tale of breath and sound


Shakuhachi Play

12:55~13:25

Lunch SpaceLunch Space




12:10~14:10
Dai Tamesue × Tak Umezawa

The Potential of Zen and Meditation in Business and Sports

Dialogue

Simultaneous interpretation : https://zoom.us/j/468586920
12:40~13:40
 
2 - 413:50 
~15:10
Takashi Maeno

Happiness, Altruism, and Peace

Happiness
Jacqueline Hargreaves
[Max 70 : Ticketed]

The Embodied Moment: Remembering the restful state

Mindfulness Yoga
Eiji Han Shimizu
[Max 60 : Ticketed]

How to Become a Demi-god, via the Wim Hof Method

Breath Work
SharedShoukei Matsumoto × Junya Ogino

Modern Buddhist Practice in a Post-religious, Post-capitalist World

Dialogue

Simultaneous interpretation : https://zoom.us/j/468586920
Kyoko “Myokyo” Denda
[Max 8 : in order of arrival]


Chanoyu (tea ceremony) as a Tonic for Mind and Body: A table lesson in tasting the essence of nature

Tea Ceremony 2
Artist “ZEN”
[Max 25 : in order of arrival]

Breathing Techniques to Know the Self

Shakuhachi Workshop
 
Closing Ceremony / Kamakura Gakuen : Hoshitsuki Hall

15:30 
~18:00

Panel“The Body and Zen: The potential of mindfulness” :
Shoukei Matsumoto X Shinsuke Hosokawa X Stephen Murphy-ShigematsuAjahn Nyanarato
Simultaneous interpretation : https://zoom.us/j/468586920
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[in order of arrival] : Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis.

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