Daily program of GIC 2023
The daily program and messages will appear on Electronic Billboards within the venue.
Sunday 23rd July 2023 (Arrival Day)
Opening Ceremony (approx. 1 hr) and presentation of the different countries.
We link our energies and enjoy the evening.
General agenda from 24th July to 30th July 2023
Morning activities (First day – Community Breathe opening)
IBF Members and GIC attendees organise wake-up activities like Tai-chi, Yoga, Five Tibetans, chanting, breathing techniques etc. in the hall or on the grounds.
7:30 – 8:45
Gathering of the GIC organisation and volunteer team for preparing the logistics of the day and uniting hearts and consciousness.
Gathering of IBF team and National Coordinators for bringing in consciousness and alignment to sustain the whole day.
Attunement in the main hall: All attendees connect collectively with the theme of the day. It is meditation in action: dancing, moving, visualisation, breathing…
Logistics and information presented daily by the IBF-executive team and the GIC organisers: e.g., General information about the IBF, venue logistics, new written books and projects of IBF members etc.
Any full-time GIC attendant can offer a workshop. Presenters are called on stage and have 2 minutes each to introduce themselves and provide details of their workshop: title, content and techniques used. You can then choose to attend any of these workshops offered free of charge. Title, location and workshop leader will be displayed on the Notice boards.
BREAK AWAY TIME
11:30 IBF’s Assembly – Annual General Meeting (AGM)
For members and non-members who are interested in the development and the workings of the IBF (the International Breathwork Foundation). Discussions, decisions and directions for the future – a leadership program in action.
11:30 Morning workshops / AGM
14:00 – 14:45
15:00 Daily 3 hour
workshops by professionals and trainers
Any full-time conference delegate can present a workshop. Maximum 10 workshops offered per day. We strongly encourage workshop leaders to register their workshops before the GIC starts. Each presenter can only give a maximum of three workshops during the 7 days. Title, location and workshop leader will be displayed on the notice boards on the day.
18:15 – 19:15 Keynote lectures
(the list of Keynote speakers will be published on the website closer to the date. Already confirmed Dr. Judith Kravitz
Massage sessions may be booked throughout Monday to Friday
20:30 – 23:00 Concerts, music sessions, dancing
Daily concerts, Disco and other voluntary activities boosting the communication among conference participants and IBF members.
Sat, July 29th, Special Talent Show
20:30 – 22:30
The GIC always has amazing talents. Performances, Sketches, Gags, Poetry and Comedy offered by participants. Directed and organised by a Talent Show Coordinator team. A highlight every year!
Sunday July 30th, LAST DAY
Morning activities and team connections as on the days before
Attunement and last logistics
making peace with self and others… Heart to heart exercise of atonement. “Breathing peace into each other’s hearts”
A beautiful ending that is a new beginning… and to leave in peace
11:00 Closing Ceremony
* Ceremony: Acknowledgements of the conference team and the IBF team.
* Ceremony to pass on to the organising team of GIC 2024 in the Netherlands.
13.00 or 13:30
Last lunch of the GIC 2023 (maybe some packages if needed)
Farewell, kisses and hugs… off to the Post GIC tours.