We're excited to see you at the 11th Annual Wisdom 2.0 2020! There are many dynamic offerings this year — from compelling speakers and Interactive Art to Movement and Yoga Classes. Also, we’ll have Breakout Sessions, Q&As with your favorite speakers, the Well-Being Lounge, a Compassion Lab, a Conscious Business Hub, Birds of a Feather Dinners, and Hosted Conversations. We want to be sure you know about it all. So here it is:
The hotel is located in walking distance to transportation hubs, cable cars, shopping and popular city attractions including Union Square and Moscone Convention Center. A few other location highlights:
Please email [email protected] if you need anything else not listed.
Pre-Registration opens at 4:30 pm, Thursday — check-in early, print your badge, go on with your day!
Full Registration opens at 5:30 pm, Thursday and will remain open for the duration of the conference.
Thursday, March 5 | 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Inspiration Village | Grand Ballroom B
Join us from 7 pm - 10 pm for our opening Thursday Night Reception! Meet, Connect, and Learn from 2,500 people from over 25 countries. Come with a curiosity and willingness to engage with and learn from others. We will have games, refreshments, and more.
Arrive early to get your name badge and join us for a special evening of connection.
Friday, March 6 | 7:00pm - 11:00 pm
Celebrate with us at our Connect the Dots Party! One of the most talked-about happenings at Wisdom 2.0 every year that you won't want to miss! All registered conference attendees (and speakers) are invited to come raise the roof and sample tasty Asian fusion tapas by Plus +1 Catering, elixirs and libations by GT's Kombucha and Spice Pharm, ecstatic DJ sets by Ms. MoXie and Mr. Natural, art installations by Anon Events, special performances by Sweet Beat Petite, Ruby Stardust, and more! Participate in a fun interactive guessing game designed to inspire curiosity, conversation, and more than a few laughs! Meet the Oracle and her Muses, contribute to the global affirmation mobile, get activated and bedazzled. It's a terrific opportunity to socialize, connect, dance, and have a blast with the other Wisdom participants away from the conference, at a quintessentially San Francisco, industrial event space and brewery in the SoMa Arts District.
Saturday, March 7
Various times & locations
Saturday evening conference participants are hosting topically-driven dinners throughout the city. Dinner signups coming soon!
Main Stage | Grand Ballroom Salon B Listen to Amazing Speakers on topics ranging from Healing Trauma to Bridging the Political Divide.
Inspiration Village | Grand Ballroom Salon A Inspiration Village is an expansive, interactive space that houses some of Wisdom 2.0’s dynamic activities and is home to the Google Digital Well-being Lounge and Sponsor Tables area. Wisdom Village is a space to engage, mingle, rest and connect.
Digital Wellbeing Lounge by Google - Disconnect from your device, connect with one another and learn how Google can help you have a more intentional relationship with the technology in your life.
Registration and Info Booth Check In and ask questions!
Wisdom Hub The place to learn more about upcoming Wisdom 2.0 events, purchase a book written by one of our amazing speakers or some Wisdom 2.0 swag!
Fetzer Spirituality Lounge | Yosemite A & B Join us in exploring the human experience of spirituality. Expand your understanding as we share stories and engage in a dialogue of how it impacts our relationship to ourselves and others and connects us to our world.
Q & A Stage | Imperial A Engage & Ask Questions with conference presenters after their main stage sessions.
LinkedIn Compassion Lab | Imperial B Enjoy talks and take part in practices that support Empathy & Compassion in work, relationships, and home life.
Nursing Parents Room | Franciscan A Dedicated space for Nursing Parents.
Lunch Room | Continental 1-3 Lunch Service for attendees who pre-registered, 12:30 pm - 2 pm, Friday and Saturday. If you're dining out, please see nearby restaurants here.
Hosted Conversations | Continental Ballroom 1-3 Hosted Conversations are a way Wisdom 2.0 creates an opportunity for attendees to make authentic connections with other members of the community. The conversations consist of small group discussions where the themes are chosen by the participants. Practice mindful communication in an intimate setting.
InnerMBA Conscious Business Hub by Sounds True | Continental 4Learn from organizational luminaries on Effective & Conscious Leadership. Hosted by Sounds True CEO & Founder, Tami Simon.
Movement Room | Continental 5 Move Your Body in Community with incredible teachers and facilitators from various backgrounds.
Breakout Room | Continental 6 Take Deep-Dives with longer, intimate sessions on a variety of topics from your favorite speakers.
Interactive Installations | East & West Lounges
If you purchased a "Lunches" ticket, lunch service will be in the Imperial A from 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm on Friday and Saturday. If you’re dining out please see our list of restaurants below:
GF = Gluten Free Options Available
V = Vegan Options Available
Veg = Vegetarian Options Available
The health and wellbeing of our conference attendees are a top priority for Wisdom 2.0 and we acknowledge your concern regarding COVID-19.
Regarding the current Coronavirus outbreak: As of January 27, the World Health Organization’s recommendation is that travelers practice usual precautions. Accordingly, the Wisdom 2.0 2020 event is proceeding as planned. We encourage you to become familiar with the World Health Organization’s suggested safety precautions. Please visit the City of San Francisco’s Public Health Fact Sheet from February 5th and more resources including the update from February 25th on their homepage.
The World Health Organization’s suggested safety precautions include:
We will have hand sanitizing stations positioned throughout the conference and the hotel is remaining vigilant in it’s cleaning protocols.