11th Global Conference on Buddhism

June 29-30, 2019

The Insight Meditation Community of Berkeley is a proud partner of the 11th Global Conference on Buddhism, which is a Buddhist festival as well as an urban retreat.  The theme for the 11th Conference is “After Mindfulness”, featuring talks by Ajahn Brahm, Rev. Heng Sure,  Nikki Mirghafori, Nipun Mehta, Ayya Tathālokā, Drukmo Gyal and several other prominent speakers. The festival also features a concert by world renowned Buddhist music composer and vocalist Imee Ooi and the JSJG Men’s Dharma Group. 

Please see below for more information and ways to register, volunteer and participate.  

All registration fees go towards donations for Dhammadharini (supporting female monastics –  bhikkhunis) and Dharma College, Berkeley.

REGISTER EARLY (Limited seating at Ajahn Brahm’s talk –  early registrants are guaranteed seating)

Use the Insight Meditation Community of Berkeley code IMCBGCB for discounted registration of $97.20


Volunteers from our community are highly appreciated. Registration is free for volunteers.  

See below for alternative ways of registering free of any charge (such as making a video of your story).



Alternative ways to support the festival