Metropolitan Democratic Club of Seattle Meeting

Metropolitan Democratic Club 600 Stewart Street, Suite 205, Seattle, WA, United States

David will speak and engage the conversation about "The Role of Politics in a Time of Transformation". There are no solutions to the unfolding global environmental, social, and governance collapse within a political system captive to establishment interests and grounded in false values, flawed assumptions, and simplistic ideologies. The search for the path to the [...]

2018 Parliament of World Religions

Metro Toronto Convention Centre Toronto, Ontario, Canada

David will co-present with Jeremy Lent, Matthew Fox, and John B. Cobb, each in one of three sessions on the theme, "Toward an Ecological Civilization: A Path to Justice, Peace, and Care for Earth". A fourth session will bring together all four of these big picture, systemic thinkers to explore actions to move us forward. Monday, [...]

Imagine Convergence

Rosario Resort 1400 Rosario Rd, Eastsound, WA, United States

The shift of the ages is unfolding on planet Earth. Change is happening at such a rapid pace it’s hard to make sense of it all. The Imagine Convergence is gathering changemakers, intellectuals, innovators and cultural creatives to explore cross-disciplinary solutions to these global complexities. Together we are weaving narratives for a future paradigm. David will join [...]

Golden Rule Day 2019


David will join Matthew Fox and Thea La Grou during this 24-hour global virtual celebration of the Golden Rule for a conversation about our connection with and need to care for our living Earth. This universal Golden Rule principle is shared by nearly all cultural, spiritual, religious, and secular traditions on Earth. The webcast will feature [...]

First Friday Forum – Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church

Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church 308 4th Avenue South, Kirkland, WA

"Transitioning to an Ecological Civilization" David will talk about how our collective cultural stories are shifting to make way for the transition to an Ecological Civilization. Through systems of governance, economics, culture and religion, we can bring people and planet into balance, nurture innovation and creative expression. "Ecological civilization" is the final goal of social [...]

From Emergency to Emergence, an Intellectual Shaman Conversation

Online via Zoom

The International Humanistic Management Association (IHMA) invites you to join Sandra Waddock and David Korten, for an Intellectual Shaman Conversation on the importance of building our theories around living systems, especially in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, and how a living systems perspective can inform our own research and contributions going forward. Register at Eventbrite (no charge); [...]

Humanity Rising – the Global Solutions Summit


David will take part in what promises to be a lively panel discussion - "Interconnecting the Elements of Global Transformation." View via Zoom or live stream on YouTube; it's FREE to the public. Register for this session at the Unfolding Schedule by scrolling down to the June 11 event. The Global Solutions Summit, hosted by [...]

A Future That Works for All – an Abundant Community Conversation

Online via Zoom

David will join Charles Holmes, Peter Block, and other social innovators for an Abundant Community Conversation, hosted by the Common Good Collective. This free video-conference will explore how our common future depends on a New Economy in which the power and responsibilities of ownership of the means of living are distributed equitably among the people [...]

Powell’s Books Presents Thom Hartmann in Conversation with David Korten

Online via Zoom

UPDATE: Watch this past virtual event on Powell's YouTube channel. David will join his good, long-time friend, Thom Hartmann (America's #1 progressive radio host), for an author event at Powell's Books, Inc, to discuss Thom's latest book in his "Hidden Story" series, The Hidden History of Monopolies: How Big Business Destroyed the American Dream (Berrett-Koehler [...]

Powell’s Book Event with Thom Hartmann and David Korten

Online via Zoom

UPDATE: Watch this past virtual event on Powell's YouTube channel. Powell's Books presents Thom Hartmann and David Korten in conversation about Thom's new book, The Hidden History of American Oligarchy: Reclaiming Our Democracy from the Ruling Class. He traces the history of monopolies and lays out "practical measures we can take to break up media [...]