2016 Schedule

* All lectures topics are subject to change.


Thursday, May 26th


Full lecture descriptions are on the Pre-Conference page.

12:00-6:00 p.m. – Pre-Conference Practicum Workshop

  • M. Jones – Your True Name: The Natal Chart as a Gateway to the Soul


Friday, May 27th


Full lecture descriptions are on the Pre-Conference and Main Conference pages.

9:00 a.m.- Noon – Pre-Conference Workshops

  • L. Bell – Wrestling with Squares
  • Butler & Caves – Horary Astrology and the Seventh House: For Love and Profit.
  • R. Tarnas – Psychedelic Therapy, Sacred Medicine Journeys, and Astrology

1:00 p.m.  –      Opening Ceremony

 

1:15-2:15 p.m.

  • A. Oken –  Keeping Our Eye on the Path in These Very Challenging Times

2:30-3:45 p.m.

  • K. Fontana – Mars Rx in Scorpio – Getting to the Roots of Your Soul’s Desire
  • R. Hand – Finding the Lord of the Year (or Quarter)
  • M. Jones – The Show Must Not Go On: Towards a New Paradigm in Astrology
  • H. Kirkoglu – Your Prenatal Eclipse Chart & Its Return
  • W. Stacey – Secrets of Attraction
  • I. Waisler – Queer Orientations for Astrologers

4:15 – 5:30 p.m.

  • F. Clifford – Spotlight on Success: Your Midheaven Sign by Sign
  • N. Gryphon – Horary for Neophytes
  • J. Holley – Leo & the Solar Field: Creative & Destructive Forces of Narcissism
  • S. Reynolds – The Astrology of Sherlock Holmes
  • K. Surtees – Planetary Periods: Timing Life Through Firdaria
  • J. Wickenburg – Chart Comparison: For Better or Worse

6:30 pm     Banquet Dinner

 

7:45 pm

  • L. Nalbandian – A Tribute to Maggie Nalbandian

Saturday, May 28th


Full lecture descriptions are on the Main Conference page.

9:00 a.m.

  • R. Tarnas  The Astrological Community as a ‘Heroic’ Community

 

10:30-12:00 pm (90 minutes)

  • R. Butler – Temperament: Achieving the Balance Within
  • H. Kirkoglu – Politics, Intrigues & Astrology in History
  • J. Lanyadoo – Making the Most of Your Crazy
  • A. Oken – Our Children, Our Grandchildren, Ourselves
  • W. Stacey – Sleeping Dogs: Unaspected Planets
  • P. Walsh – Virgo/Pisces and the Sanctity of Being

12:30 p.m. –    Lunch

 

 2:00-3:15 p.m.

  • T. Aal – Planets on the 1st: Choosing a New Experience of Yourself
  • L. Bell – The Saturn/Neptune Cycle: Honey & Ashes
  • D. Green – Uranus and Its South & North Nodes
  • R. Levine – Opposing Jupiter
  • P. Sedgwick – A New Look at Pluto
  • G. Terry – The Moon & the Relational Nature of Growth

3:45-5:15 p.m. (90 minutes)

  • D. George Planetary Joys
  • R. Hand – A Comprehensive Analysis of the Era of the Uranus-Pluto Square
  • N. Michaels – (Re)Building the Inner Family: A Model for the Integration of the Psychological Moon
  • L. Nalbandian – What Do the Outer Planets Want?
  • M. O’Neill – Marketing: Getting the Word Out
  • J. Wickenburg – The Moon & Her Nodes

6:30 p.m. –     Banquet Dinner

 

7:45  p.m.

  • F. Clifford – Speaking Your Chart: Having Fun with Astrological Placements

 

9:00-Midnight  – Party, Party, Party    

 


Sunday, May 29th


Full lecture descriptions are on the Main Conference page.

9:00 a.m.

  • R. Hand – The Doctrines of Sympathy, Correspondences & Signatures

 

10:15-11:30 am

  • K. Fontana Asteroid Lilith: The Return of the Original Woman
  • D. George – Time Lords: Annual Profections & the Solar Return Chart
  • M. Jones – The Birth Myth: How the Stories Around Our Birth are Shown in the Chart & Shape Our Lives
  • J. Lanyadoo – Intimacy Issues in the Birth Chart
  • R. Levine – Transits for Beginners
  • V. Robinson – The Astrology Meaning of the First Slave Ship in the US

12:00 p.m. –     Lunch

 

1:00 pm

  •  L. Bell – The Archetype of the Wanderer, Mutability, the Seeker Wisdom

 

2:30-3:45 pm

  • N. Gryphon – Dream Interpretation with Horary Astrology
  • C. Hopkins – The Astrology of the N.R.A.
  • A. Oken – Wherever Your Ruling Planet is Placed, So Are You
  • S. Reynolds – Using Astrology to Survive Your Twenties
  • P. Sedgwick – Moon/Venus Conundrum: Need vs Want
  • K. Surtees – How Lucky are You: The House of Good Fortune

4:15-5:30 p.m.

  • W. Caves – Radicality in Electional Astrology
  • F. Clifford – Making the Most of Awkward Planet Pairings
  • J. Holley – Exquisite Attunement: The Moon & Empathy
  • N. Michaels – The God of Small Things: Jupiter in Virgo
  • R. Tarnas – The Natal Sun: The Solar Journey & the Forging of the Self
  • G. Terry – Forecasting with Astrology: Working with Secondary Progressions & Transits

6:30 p.m. –      Dinner Banquet

 

7:30 p.m.

  • P. Walsh – What If???

 

8:30 p.m. – Closing Ceremony


Monday, May 30th


Full lecture descriptions are on the Post-Conference page.

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Post-Conference Workshops

  • F. Clifford – Articulating the Horoscope
  • A. Oken – Perils, Proclivities & Preponderances at a Glance
  • P. Walsh – Astro-Magination: Using Imagery & Imagination in Astrological Counseling