Co-Designing Economies in Transition

I have written a preface to Vicenzo Giorgino and Zack Walsh’s exciting new book: Co-Designing Economies in Transition; Radical Approaches in Dialogue with Contemplative Social Science (2018, Palgrave). A rich transdisciplinary volume that puts forward proposals...

Discovering Shared Purpose in Life and Business

Workshop at the Inner Peace Conference, Amsterdam, October 6 & 7, 2017. Sander will guide you in a process of leadership development defined as ’shared purpose’. Through a series of questions, reflections and exercises, you will be guided into a discovery of your...

Contemplative Science & Management – Budapest

The Business Ethics Center of Corvinus University of Budapest, in partnership with Mind & Life Europe, organized an international transdisciplinary workshop on Contemplative Science and Management on May 19-21, 2017 in Budapest, Hungary.  I gave a lecture on how...

My column in Wall Street Journal

Mark Zuckerberg announced that he has taken an interest in the theories and practices of Buddhism. Wall Street Journal asked me to write a column on what the benefits of this could be for his company Facebook and its shareholders.

Bhutan Journey 2017

At a time when we are bombarded by news that dampens our spirits, there are cultures that can re-evoke our sense of hope for a better future. The practices for a more sustainable and compassionate life style are readily available. Join us in our leadership program to...