Conference Agenda

Conference Special

Register to attend multiple days of the conference before the 19th September and receive:

A Laugh with You CD valued at $29.95

General Public Admission Prices

Conference at the VIBE Hotel Sydney CBD (1 day)
 $195  Add to cart
Laughter Immersion at the VIBE Hotel Sydney CBD (2 days)
 $295  Add to cart
Conference & Immersion
 $395  Add to cart

Laughter Club Leaders/Members, Holistic Services Group Clients, Yoga Australia Members prices until the end of September only

Conference at the VIBE Hotel Sydney CBD (1 day)
 $175  Add to cart
Laughter Immersion at the VIBE Hotel Sydney CBD (2 days)
 $275  Add to cart
Conference & Immersion
 $395  Add to cart

Conference: VIBE Hotel Sydney CBD

Friday 27th October

8:30 – 9:00am

Registration

9:00 – 9:45am

Session 1: Laughter and Play

David Cronin
9:45 – 10:30am

Session 2: Laughing through Adversity

Ros Ben Moshe
10:30 – 11:00am

Morning tea

11:00 – 11:45am

Session 3: Cultural Laughter

Sylvia Liu
11:45 – 12:30am

Session 4: Laugh your Gut Out

Shalani Macrae
12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30 – 2:15pm

Session 5: The Laughter Channel Episode

Pat Armitstead
2:15 – 3:00pm

Session 6: Laughter and Grief

Kudzie Alphonso
3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

3:30 – 4:15pm

Session 7: Laughter Zen

Elva Zhang
4:15 – 5:00pm

Session 8: The Science of Laughter

Merv Neal

Immersion – Day 1: Saturday 28th October at the VIBE hotel Sydney CBD

8:30 – 9:00am

Registration

9:00 – 9:30am

Opening Ceremony and Introductions

Merv Neal
9:30 – 10:30am

Laughter and Mental Health

Janni Goss
10:30 – 11:00am

Morning tea

11:00 – 11:45am

Laughter in Ethiopia

Kimmy O’Meara
11:45 – 12:30am

Experience a Laughter Zen Playshop

Elva Zhang
12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30 – 2:15pm

Skype Laughter Clubs

Stacie Ashlet
2:15 – 3:00pm

Japanese Conference Cross

Via Skype
3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

3:30 – 4:15pm

Holistic Health

Michael Stone

4:15 – 5:00pm

Running a Laughter Business

Connie Costa
7:00 – 10:00pm

Sydney Laughter Flash Mob

Everyone’s Invited

Immersion – Day 2: Sunday 29th October at the VIBE Hotel Sydney CBD

8:30 – 9:00am

Registration

9:00 – 9:45am

How to write a Best Selling Book

Ros Ben Moshe
9:45 – 10:30am

Laughter in Bahrain

Keyen Thomas
10:30 – 11:00am

Morning tea

11:00 – 11:45am

Clowning Around

David Cronin
11:45 – 12:30pm

Conversational Intelligence

Pat Armitstead
12:30 – 1:30pm

Lunch

1:30 – 2:15pm

Crossing Cultures with Laughter

Sylvia Liu
2:15 – 3:00pm

The Princess of Poo

Shalani Macrae
3:00 – 3:30pm

Afternoon Tea

3:30 – 4:15pm

Laughter (as) Therapy

Merv Neal
4:15 – 5:00pm

Starting and running a laughter club

Panel headed by Merv Neal
NB Schedule is subject to change