Conference Agenda

Conference Special

Book for the Conference and Festival and receive special room rates that include a hot and cold buffet breakfast valued at $30. $129 per night single, $139 per night for twin share ($70 each), and add $25 for an extra person in a twin share ($55 each). Call Greenmount direct on (07) 5536 1222 and mention the Laughter Yoga Special Rate. Limited rooms available so don’t delay.

General Public Admission Prices

Conference at the Greenmount Beach Hotel (1 day)
 $195  Add to cart
Joy Festival at the Greenmount Beach Hotel (2 days)
 $295  Add to cart
Conference & Joy Festival
 $395  Add to cart

Laughter Club Leaders/Members, Holistic Services Group Clients, Yoga Australia, and Diversional Therapists Members prices

Conference at the Greenmount Beach Hotel (1 day)
 $175  Add to cart
Joy Festival at the Greenmount Beach Hotel (2 days)
 $275  Add to cart
Conference & Joy Festival
 $395  Add to cart

Conference: Greenmount Beach Hotel

Friday 25th October

8:30 – 9:00am

Registration

9:00 – 9:45am

Session 1: Self Compassion. Being your own best friend.

Meredith Yardley. See Presenters Page for details
9:45 – 10:30am

Session 2: 2020 An Intimacy Revolution.

Pat Armitstead. See Presenters Page for details
10:30 – 11:00am

Morning tea

11:00 – 11:45am

Session 3: Laughter in the Phillippines

Elvira Estavillo. See Presenters Page for details
11:45 – 12:30am

Session 4: Compassion Fatigue (aka Burnout)

Annie Harvey. See Presenters Page for details
12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30 – 2:15pm

Session 5: Laughter Wellness

Connie Costa. See Presenters Page for details
2:15 – 3:00pm

Session 6: How to create a C.O.W.

Michael Stone. See Presenters Page for details
3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

3:30 – 4:15pm

Session 7: Laughter and the Law(yers)

Elva Zhang. See Presenters Page for details
4:15 – 5:00pm

Session 8: Laughter in Rwanda

Samuel Habimana. See Presenters Page for details

Joy Festival – Day 1: Saturday 26th October at the Greenmount Beach Hotel

8:30 – 9:00am

Registration

9:00 – 9:30am

Opening Ceremony and Introductions

Merv Neal
9:30 – 10:30am

2020 An Intimacy Revolution OWN your greatness.

Pat Armitstead. See Presenters Page for details
10:30 – 11:00am

Morning tea

11:00 – 11:45am

Invisible to Invincible

Francesca Moi. See Presenters Page for details
11:45 – 12:30am

Invisible to Invincible

Francesca Moi. See Presenters Page for details
12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30 – 2:15pm

Recovering From or Beating Burnout

Annie Harvey. See Presenters Page for details
2:15 – 3:00pm

Who needs laughter the most?

Janni Goss. See Presenters Page for details
3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

3:30 – 4:15pm

Laughter and Quantum Physics

Elva Zhang. See Presenters Page for details
4:15 – 5:00pm

Experience an Aqua Laughter session

Heather Campbell. See Presenters Page for details
7:30 – 9:30pm

Embrace of the Earth burial workshop

Everyone’s Invited but only some may return.

Joy Festival – Day 2: Sunday 27th October at the Greenmount Beach Hotel

8:30 – 9:00am

Registration

9:00 – 9:45am

Let your Yoga Dance

Michi Morioka (Japan). See Presenters Page for details
9:45 – 10:30am

Powerful Presentation Skills

Henri Rennie. See Presenters Page for details
10:30 – 11:00am

Morning tea

11:00 – 11:45am

Linking laughter to (63) emoti(c)ons

Merv Neal. See Presenters Page for details
11:45 – 12:30pm

Laughter Wellness Session.

Connie Costa. See Presenters Page for details
12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30 – 2:15pm

Using PR and Journalism to promote what you do

Heather Campbell. See Presenters Page for details
2:15 – 3:00pm

Laughing at depression book reading.

Shiho Sato. See Presenters Page for details
3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

3:30 – 4:15pm

A Shaman’s Journey

Michael Stone. See Presenters Page for details
4:15 – 5:00pm

Farewell ceremony

A Grand Finale with Everyone