Speakers and Presentations

IANDS 2021 Live ONLINE Conference > Speakers and Presentations

2021 Keynote Speakers

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Eben Alexander, MD

Humanity's Pathway to Oneness

Bruce Greyson, MD

IANDS: From Research to Relevance

Mark Anthony, JD

The NDE Zone: Connected by the Light from the Cosmic to the Subatomic

Oscar Miro-Quesada, MA

NDE’s, OBE’s and UFO’s: Harbingers of Human Planetary Evolution

Karen Newell

Humanity's Pathway to Oneness

Nancy Rynes, BSc

Using NDE Wisdom and Spiritual Creativity to Thrive during Challenging Times

2021 Featured Speakers

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Stephanie Arnold, BA

Why Doctors & the Media Are Sharing My NDE Story and How You Can Share Yours

PMH Atwater, LHD

Panelist: How NDE/Spiritual WIsdom Can Nourish Today's Children Discussion Group; Panelist: IANDS 40th Anniversary Group Discussion

Tricia Barker, MFA

Let’s Collectively Imagine a Future of Breakthroughs in Healing and Supportive Spiritual Community

Nancy Evans Bush, MA

Reckoning: Discoveries After a Traumatic Near-death Experience

Diane Corcoran, PhD, RN

Moderator: NDEs in the Military/Veteran's Discussion Group Moderator: Gap of Care for the Near-Death Experiencer Panel Panelist: IANDS 40th Anniversary Discussion Group

Ingrid Garcia-Hansen Honkala, PhD

Why are We Here? Why Do We Forget What We Are? What Is Our Purpose?

Jose Hernandez, BE
(w/ Randy Kolibaba)

Embracing the Masculine: Helping Men Make the Shift into the New Paradigm

Jan Holden, EdD,
LPC-S, ACMHP

Moderator: Three Physician Near-Death Experiencers and Panelists Moderator: The Evolution and Integration of Near-Death and Related Experiences Moderator: IANDS Movie Night Premiere of "Living with Ghosts"

Barbara Ireland, BFA

The Creative Power of Your Thoughts: How to Create Joy Instead of Suffering

Randy Kolibaba
(w/ Jose Hernandez)

Embracing the Masculine: Helping Men Make the Shift into the New Paradigm

Jody Long, JD & Jeffrey Long, MD

Evidence of the Afterlife: Groundbreaking New Findings from the Largest Near-Death Experience Study Ever Reported

David Maginley, MDiv
(w/ Rebecca Valla, MD)

Your Ego IS Your Homework - How NDE's direct us to meet and manage our Ego

Jeff O'Driscoll, MD

Normalizing Shared-Death Experiences Among Medical Providers

Spencer Olsen, BMus & Jeffery Olsen, BA

Same Road, Two Different Experiences - NDE and Non-NDE, Aftermath and Outcome

Peter Panagore, MDiv

The Great Global Awakening: Artfully Languaging the Ineffable

Kirsty Salisbury

Moderator: Experiencers Global Discussion Group

Kimberly Clark Sharp, MSW, LICSW

Panelist: IANDS 40th Anniversary Discussion Group
Co-Presenter:Netflix "Surviving Death" Episode One at Seattle IANDS

Brian Smith, BSc

Learning the Lessons of an NDE Without Having an NDE

Rebecca Valla, MD
(w/ David Maginley, MDiv)

Your Ego IS Your Homework - How NDE's direct us to meet and manage our Ego

2021 Speakers

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Hila Baruch, LLB

Hila Baruch of IANDS Israel talks about her NDE and the Universal Language of the Soul

Chris Batts

NDEs and Suicide Prevention

Jim Bruton, BA
(w/ Diana Marquez Lyons DiFranco, MSW, LISW)

What Now? Near-Death Experiences and their Integration

Anthony Cicoria, MD

The Greatest Hoax of All Time: The True Nature of Man

Christine Clawley, MA, LPC

Shamanism, Mysticism, Indigenous Healing, and Modern Encounters with the Non-Ordinary Reality

Diana Marquez Lyons DiFranco, MSW, LISW
(w/ Jim Bruton, BA)

What Now? Near-Death Experiences and their Integration

Claudia Edge
(w/ Janet Tarantino)

Boots on the Ground in the Divine Army of Awareness

Evelyn Elsaesser, BA

Investigation of the Phenomenology and Impact of Spontaneous After-Death Communications (ADCs)

Daniel Endy, BSc

NDEs Compared to the Spiritual OBEs of Emanuel Swedenborg

Julie Exline, PhD
(w/ Kathleen Pait, MA)

Exploring Psychological Processes Related to After-Death Communication

Bence Fazekas

Light of Love - Heritage of the Love and Tibor Putnoki

Cathy Gabrielsen

Transforming after an NDE: Manifesting Paranormal Gifts

Miguel Gaona, MD, PhD

On the Other Side of the Tunnel: A Journey from the Brink of Death to the Light Beyond

Joyce Hawkes, PhD

Waking Up: The Journey from NDE to Service

Rev. Karen Herrick, PhD

The Spirituality of C. G. Jung – His Soul & Near-Death Vision

Daniel Jones, PhD

How Knowledge Presented by NDEs Can Assist During the Coming Global Evolutionary Transition

Michael Kinsella, PhD
(w/ William Peters, MA, MEd)

Comparing and Contrasting Shared Death Experiences (SDEs) to Near-Death Experiences (NDEs)

Michele Knight, PhD

Uneasy Bedfellows: After-death Contact and the Influence of the Senses

Robert Kopecky

Near-Death Experiences Are Spiritual Technology: Timeless Lessons of My Three NDEs

Jeffrey Kripal, PhD
(w/ Elizabeth Krohn, BBA)

How Near-Death Experiences Shape and Influence our Present Life, Future Life, and Afterlife

Elizabeth Krohn, BBA
(w/ Jeffrey Kripal, PhD)

How Near-Death Experiences Shape and Influence our Present Life, Future Life, and Afterlife

Robin Aisha Landsong, BA

Using Creativity to Communicate the Wisdom You Gained in Spiritual Experiences

Hilary Leehane, BA, CHt

Hypnosis and NDE Recovery

William Letson, BSc

The Divine Universe, NDE'rs and You: The Impossible & Unbelievable Straight Scoop

Elke Macartney, BA

NDE from Both Sides of the Veil

Barbara Mango, PhD
(w/ Lee Witting, MDiv, DMin)

How Educating Healthcare Workers, Clergy and Families About NDEs, NDAs and STEs Leads to Patient-Centered Care for Those Nearing Death

Suzanne Mays, AA & Robert Mays, BSc

Near-Death Experience Evidence That There Is No Death

David Oakford, BACC

Soul Bared: A Metaphysical Journey

Kathleen Pait, MA
(w/ Julie Exline, PhD)

Exploring Psychological Processes Related to After-Death Communication

Marieta Pehlivanova, PhD

Support after an NDE: types, benefits, and barriers

Jennifer Kim Penberthy, PhD

Findings From an International Study

William Peters, MA, MEd
(w/ Michael Kinsella, PhD)

Comparing and Contrasting Shared Death Experiences (SDEs) to Near-Death Experiences (NDEs)

Mark Pitstick, DC

The Life Review: What Would Yours Be Like If You “Died” Today, and How Can You Improve It?

Erika Annabelle Pratte, PhD

Wellbeing Impacts and Clinical Implications of NDEs

Suzanne Price, MA

Understand Afterlife Communication in Waking, Dream and Contemplative States

Anne Ross, PhD

Near-Death Experiences Should Constrain Models of Reality

Christian Sundberg, BBM

A Journey from Pre-Birth to Human: Why We Come to Earth

Janet Tarantino
(w /Claudia Edge)

Boots on the Ground in the Divine Army of Awareness

Greg Thompson, BA

Living with My Spirit Guides

Rosemary Thornton

Remembering the Light: How Dying Saved My Life

Ann Charlotte Valentin, NMD

Souls Journey through Time and Space

Nancy van Alphen, BA

Soul Sleuthing: How Clues Inform our Past, Present and Future Incarnations

Rev. Jim Webb, MSc, MBA

Merging Heaven And Earth

Lee Witting, MDiv, DMin
(w/ Barbara Mango, PhD)

How Educating Healthcare Workers, Clergy and Families About NDEs, NDAs and STEs Leads to Patient-Centered Care for Those Nearing Death

Marjorie Woollacott, PhD

Powerful Spiritual Awakenings: Kundalini and Spiritual Evolution