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The S. California Secular Humanism Conference

“The Heart of Humanism: Empathy, Ethics, and Building a Better Human Experience.” On Saturday, February 15th, 10 a.m. through 10 p.m. at the Mission Valley Resort Hotel: 875 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA: Join ARON RA, JAMY IAN SWISS, JAMES CROFT, MARGARET DOWNEY & MORE! Join us for a full day of speakers and thinkers as we discuss "The Heart of Humanism: Empathy, Ethics, and Building a Better Human Experience." We are doing a meet & greet dinner the night before, and a Darwin Day party the night after (check the meetup page posts for these events www.meetup.com/humanistassociation). Also we are partnering with Camp Quest West to offer complimentary child care to our guests (no need for the babysitter). ***Conditions apply-see below. Schedule**: • 9:30-10:00 a.m. - Registration • 10:00-12:00 p.m. - Morning Session Speakers • 10:20 Jason Frye: Humanism 101. • 10:45 Cy Chadley: Global Ethics. • 11:10 Jennifer Kalmanson:Humanism in the Corner Office--Case Studies of Effectively Humanist Management Action & Consequence from the Gilded Age to Today. • 11:50 Margaret Downey: Actions Speak Louder Than Philosophy. • 12:30-2:00 p.m. - Lunch (on your own; there are many good restaurants near the hotel) • 2:00-6:30 Afternoon Speakers • 2:00 Victoria de la Torré Cortes: Religion and Latinos: How Secularism is the Answer. • 2:30 Steve Hill: Unity in the Movement. • 3:00 Linda Patterson: Shattered Scriptures, The Bible Through the Eyes of a Former Christian. • 3:30 Dan Arel: Parenting without God. Raising kids in a Christian America. • 3:55 David Diskin: Child’s Play: Camp Quest and the Future of Secularism. • 4:30 Lilandra • 5:00 Bobbie Kirkhart: Whose Conscience Are You Voting? • 5:30 Maggie Ardiente: Good Without A God: How Humanism Makes Everyone's Lives Better. • 6:00 James Croft: Finding the Heart of Humanism. • 6:30-8:00 p.m. - Dinner (on your own) • 8:00 Aron Ra: Ethical Infidels. • 8:50 Jamy Ian Swiss: Credit the Conman. • 9:40 Stand Up Comedy by Steve Hill

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  • Larry

    I really wish I found and joined this group 4 days ago now and could have known about this. sounds awesome

    February 19, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    If you are not here, you are missing out. We still have 10 hours to go. So many great speakers left. Lunch is about to start and we are screening "Contradiction" the movie.

    February 15, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    With admission you don't have to be there at 10 a.m., come anytime during the day because we are chock full of great speakers.

    February 15, 2014

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