Center for Healthy Minds & Healthy Minds Innovations
THE WORLD WE MAKE: 2022 Gathering
Reception and Presentation
Thursday, September 22
Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
227 State St. Madison, WI (map)
Investors' Circle Retreat
Friday, September 22
Holy Wisdom Monastery
4200 County Road M Middleton, WI (map)
We are excited for you to join us for The World We Make: 2022 to celebrate our tremendous progress and the exciting possibilities ahead to create a kinder, wiser, more compassionate world, together.
5:00 – 7:00 p.m. | RECEPTION with heavy hors d'oeuvres
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. | PRESENTATION
7:30 a.m. | Shuttle service available from Center for Healthy Minds office at 625 W. Washington Ave.
8:00 a.m. | Continental breakfast served at Holy Wisdom Monastery
8:30 a.m. | Retreat
12:00 p.m. | Lunch served at Holy Wisdom Monastery
1:00 p.m. | Shuttle service available to Dane County Regional Airport (arriving at airport by 1:30 pm) and Center for Healthy Minds office (arriving by 2:15 pm)
Founder, Center for Healthy Minds, UW–Madison and Healthy Minds Innovations
Davidson is best known for his groundbreaking work studying emotion and the brain. A friend and confidante of the Dalai Lama, he is a highly sought after expert and speaker, leading conversations on well-being on international stages such as the World Economic Forum, where he serves on the Global Council on Mental Health.
VP of Customer Engagement, Healthy Minds Innovations
Burroughs leads partnerships, collaborations and customer engagement initiatives to cultivate collective well-being. He is a seasoned practitioner of Design Thinking, having led teams in the design of consumer products, award-winning healthcare delivery devices and new services.
Research Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds and Chief Contemplative Officer, Healthy Minds Innovations
Dahl focuses on studying the psychological and neural mechanisms of different families of meditation practice. He is also the creator of the Healthy Minds Program, a well-being training program that integrates insights from scientific research with a comprehensive path of contemplative training.
Faculty, Center for Healthy Minds, Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology
Goldberg uses tools drawn from psychotherapy research to better understand the therapeutic processes and outcomes of mindfulness and meditation. Among other work, he has collaborated on several randomized trials of contemplative interventions and conducted systematic reviews and meta-analysis of mindfulness-based interventions.
Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Hirshberg’s research seeks to understand the competencies that are most essential to healthy development and how these competencies can be systematically strengthened, particularly through in-person and mobile health meditation-based interventions. His research has focused on adolescents, college undergraduates, teachers and other school system employees.
Senior Director of Research and Measures at Healthy Minds Innovations
Tatar’s passion for using applied science and meaningful work to help people flourish is the driving force for her to explore the facets of coping with stress, including: proactive coping, misconceptions of coping and their correlates, collective traumas, and longitudinal stressors.
Trainer and Program Specialist, Healthy Minds Innovations
Wagner is a board-certified health and wellness coach with a passion for mindfulness and meditation. She develops and trains content to help people cultivate habits to achieve greater well-being and is especially skilled on topics related to workplace well-being.
Associate Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Wilson-Mendenhall focuses on how we actively shape our emotional experiences to become healthier and more resilient. Drawing on perspectives from situated cognition, constructionist approaches to emotion, and contemplative philosophies, she investigates well-being as an active process of life-long learning, practice, and transformation.
Parking for The World We Make
Overture Center Garage
Entrances: 318 West Mifflin Street or 300 West Dayton Street
Madison, WI 53703
$1.00 per hour
Accepts Visa, MasterCard and cash
Free shuttle service will also be available from the Center for Healthy Minds office (625 W. Washington Ave.) in Madison on Friday, September 23 at 7:30 am. Please use any space at the Center office and pick up your parking permit from the front desk lobby.
Free parking is available at the Holy Wisdom Monastery. When you drive in, go left when the driveway splits and park in any of the stalls in front of the residency building. Look for the Center for Healthy Minds sign near the building.