15th International Forum on Consciousness Topic Announced: Awakened Consciousness and the Evolution of Business

MADISON, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Join leadership theory thought leaders, writers, educators and other
global business experts in examining the way organizations are
successfully combining the drive for economic gain with an equally
passionate drive to actualize humanistic, culturally and environmentally
sustainable values for the enrichment of employees, communities and the
health of our planet. The 15th International Forum on Consciousness, Awakened
Consciousness and the Evolution of Business: How the Self-Actualized
Business Lays New Grooves for the Development of Self and Society,

will be held May 5–6, 2016, in Madison, Wisconsin.


  The International Forum on Consciousness is a yearly event dedicated
to information-sharing and discussion regarding important—and often
challenging—topics related to the exploration of consciousness. This
year, the forum will address how business is changing the way we
think about the world around us.


Awakened Consciousness and the Evolution of Business


May 5–6, 2016


BioPharmaceutical Technology Center, Promega Corporation, 5445 East
Cheryl Parkway, Fitchburg, WI 53711


Co-hosted by the BioPharmaceutical
Technology Center Institute
(BTC Institute) and Promega



  • Chip
    , President and Head of Global Hospitality and Strategy,
    Airbnb, San Francisco, CA
  • Martin
    , Consultant, Facilitator, Trainer, Coach and Author;
    Faculty: Presencing Institute, HSBC Next Generation Development, HRH
    Duke of Edinburgh’s Commonwealth Study Conference for Leaders, and
    Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership, United Kingdom.
  • William
    , President and CEO, Promega Corporation, Madison, WI
  • Gunnar
    , Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Thrive Market, Los Angeles, CA
  • Mike
    , Leadership Speaker, Consultant and Author, Mears
    Consulting, Vienna, VA
  • Betsy
    , Speaker, Author, Public Servant, Mentor, Advocate; Founding
    Director, Center for Women & Business, Bentley University, Waltham, MA.
  • Steve
    , Executive Producer, To The Best of Our Knowledge,
    Wisconsin Public Radio and Public Radio International, Madison, WI
    (Panel Moderator)
  • Raj
    Sisodia, Ph.D.
    , FW Olin Distinguished Professor of Global Business
    and Whole Foods Market Research Scholar in Conscious Capitalism at
    Babson College, Wellesley, MA; Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of Conscious
    Capitalism Inc.
  • Malynn
    Utzinger, M.D.
    , Director, Integrative Practices, Promega
    Corporation, Madison, WI
  • Tim
    Weitzel, Ph.D.
    , Leadership Development, Assessment, Coaching and
    Organization Development, Tim Weitzel & Associates, Kensington, CA.

The 15th Annual International Forum on Consciousness is open to the
general public but limited to 350 participants. Forum registrants have
the opportunity to join a presenter for a small group discussion over
dinner on Thursday evening, May 5. Registration is now open. For more
information or to register, visit: http://www.btci.org/consciousness/.

About the BTC Institute

The BTC Institute is a not-for-profit organization operated exclusively
for educational, scientific and cultural purposes. Learn more about its
K–12 programs, scientific course offerings, and annual educational
forums and symposiums at http://www.btci.org/.


BTC Institute
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