Conference Agenda

Conference Special

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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). Why so serious?

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

Valuing what we do. “Show me the money!”

Merv Neal. 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

Experience Aqua Laughter. Poolside. Bring your swimsuit.

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

Who needs laughter the most?

Janni Goss. 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

Laughter and Emoti(c)ons

Merv Neal. See Presenters Page for details
4:15 – 5:00pm

Farewell ceremony

A special Joy Festival tribute and photo that will blow your mind.