Our Speakers

Since the 1990’s, The Arlington Institute has been sponsoring provocative speakers in this series that has become Berkeley Springs Transition Talks. Here are some of the speakers that we have featured in the past. Click here for Upcoming Events.


2018 Transition Talks

May 12, 2018: Dennis McKenna Video | Website | Books

Dennis McKenna's research has focused on the interdisciplinary study of Amazonian ethnopharmacology and plant hallucinogens. His doctoral research (University of British Columbia, 1984) focused on the ethnopharmacology of ayahuasca and oo-koo-he, two tryptamine-based hallucinogens used by indigenous peoples in the Northwest Amazon. Dr. McKenna is author or co-author of 4 books and over 50 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals.



April 14-16, 2018: Lee Carroll & Kryon Video | Website | Books

Lee Carroll, Ph.D. has channeled Kryon for 25 years worldwide and is the author of the Kryon Series of 16 books in 24 languages. Well known in metaphysics, Kryon books have made the top seller’s list within months of their release. Having presented seven times at the United Nations in New York, as well as in 33 different countries overseas, Lee attracts audiences in the thousands.



March 17, 2018: Robert David Steele Video | Website | Books

Former clandestine operator and international alternative media star, Robert David Steele, knows what he’s talking about. From an extraordinary network of sources around the world he puts together a credible – and shocking – picture of what it is that holds the present system together . . . and what it will take, practically, to build a new world.



January 20, 2018: Gregg Braden Video | Website | Books

Gregg Braden is a five-time New York Times best-selling author, and is internationally renowned as a pioneer in bridging science, spirituality and human potential! His discoveries have led to 12 award-winning books now published in over 40 languages. The UK’s Watkins Journal lists Gregg among the top 100 of “the world’s most spiritually influential living people” for the 5th consecutive year, and he is a 2017 nominee for the prestigious Templeton Award.


2017 Transition Talks

December 9, 2017: John L. Petersen Video | Website | Books

John Petersen is a futurist, strategist, and large-scale change agent. He is considered by many to be one of the most informed futurists in the world. He is best-known for writing and thinking about high impact surprises—wild cards—and the process of surprise anticipation. A provocative public speaker, he addresses a wide array of audiences around the world on a variety of future subjects.



November 18, 2017: Jim McCarty Video | Books

In 1980, Jim McCarty joined L/L Research where Don Elkins and Carla L. Rueckert were researching the field of the paranormal in general, and contact with extraterrestrial intelligence in particular. Soon later the Ra Contact began, producing 106 sessions with the social memory complex of Ra. Five books of The Law of One series were published documenting this contact.



October 21, 2017: Mary Rodwell Video | Website | Books

Mary Rodwell is a professional counsellor, hypnotherapist, researcher, metaphysician, and founder and principal of ACERN (Australian Close Encounter Resource Network). She is internationally known for her work with ET experiencers and star children. She is a regular guest on international radio and online shows, and writes articles for international publications like the UFO Truth Magazine.



September 9, 2017: Rosemary Ellen Guiley Video | Website | Books

Rosemary Ellen Guiley is a leading expert on the paranormal and supernatural. With more than 50 books – including 10 encyclopedias – and hundreds of articles in print on a wide range of paranormal, spiritual and mystical topics, she possesses an exceptional knowledge of the field. Her present work focuses on inter-dimensional entity contact experiences and communication.



June 17, 2017: Charles Eisenstein Video | Website | Books

Charles Eisenstein is a teacher, speaker, and writer focusing on themes of civilization, consciousness, money, and human cultural evolution. His on-line writings have generated a vast following; he speaks frequently at conferences and other events, and gives numerous interviews on radio and podcasts.




May 13, 2017: Steve McDonald Video | Website

Steve McDonald is an extraordinary Australian thinker and researcher who arguably knows as much about the structure of the global planetary transition that we are experiencing as anyone on the planet. He draws coherent pictures from the deep insights of Clair W. Graves and paints clear, explanatory images of not only how humanity has evolved to this point, but what is inevitably on our horizon . . . and how this epic transition will continue to play out.



April 15, 2017: Raymon Grace Video | Website | Books

Raymon Grace, one of the world’s most extraordinary dowsers, travels the world teaching and demonstrating how dowsing can be used by most anyone to change themselves and the world around them. His down home, direct approach is sought out by many thousands of searchers who are looking for bettering their lives and dealing with the extraordinary change that the world is experiencing.



March 11, 2017: Alain Nu Video | Website | Books

Las Vegas headliner, Alain Nu – “The Man Who Knows”, brings us his mind bending mental and metaphysical abilities. His highly entertaining and most provocative show intermingles feats of mind reading and spoon bending with other baffling demonstrations that defy explanation.


2016 Transition Talks

October 29, 2016: Gregg Braden Video | Website | Books

Gregg Braden is a five-time New York Times best-selling author, and is internationally renowned as a pioneer in bridging science, spirituality and human potential! His discoveries have led to 12 award-winning books now published in over 40 languages. The UK’s Watkins Journal lists Gregg among the top 100 of “the world’s most spiritually influential living people” for the 5th consecutive year, and he is a 2017 nominee for the prestigious Templeton Award.



September 24, 2016: Steve McDonald Video | Website

Steve McDonald is an extraordinary Australian thinker and researcher who arguably knows as much about the structure of the global planetary transition that we are experiencing as anyone on the planet. He draws coherent pictures from the deep insights of Clair W. Graves and paints clear, explanatory images of not only how humanity has evolved to this point, but what is inevitably on our horizon . . . and how this epic transition will continue to play out.



July 15-16, 2016: Robert Haig Coxon Video | Website | Music

One of the world’s masters of the music that heals and harmonizes, Robert Haig Coxon has made it his life’s work to compose and perform the immensely soothing and rejuvenating music that . . . makes people better. When not traveling the World, he spends time in his studio scoring for television and writing for both his next albums and his international concerts.



June 25, 2016: Penny Kelly Video | Website | Books

Penny Kelly is an author, teacher, speaker, publisher, personal and spiritual consultant, and Naturopathic physician. She travels, lectures, and teaches a variety of classes and workshops, and maintains a large consulting practice. She has been involved in scientific research and investigations into consciousness at Pinelandia Laboratory near Ann Arbor, MI.



May 21, 2016: Mike Waters Video | Website

Michael Waters is an advanced technology consultant, researcher, inventor and sustainable recovery strategist. His automated disaster recovery and library preservation systems are used worldwide. Michael has researched cutting edge science and technologies that redefine current understandings in mainstream physics. He is currently on the board of a number of organizations involved in advanced energy, mining, agriculture and finance.



April 2, 2016: Lee Carroll & Kryon Video | Website | Books

Lee Carroll, Ph.D. has channeled Kryon for 25 years worldwide and is the author of the Kryon Series of 16 books in 24 languages. Well known in metaphysics, Kryon books have made the top seller’s list within months of their release. Having presented seven times at the United Nations in New York, as well as in 33 different countries overseas, Lee attracts audiences in the thousands.



March 19, 2016: Joey Korn Video | Website | Books

Joey Korn is one of the most accomplished dowsers in the world. Known internationally for an extraordinary ability to change and manipulate energy at all levels, he brings a deep, practical understanding of how to balance these energies . . . and change the way that they influence humans and their lives.



2015 Transition Talks

October 17, 2015: Alain Nu Video | Website | Books

Las Vegas headliner, Alain Nu – “The Man Who Knows”, brings us his mind bending mental and metaphysical abilities. His highly entertaining and most provocative show intermingles feats of mind reading and spoon bending with other baffling demonstrations that defy explanation.




September 12, 2015: Dr. Todd Ovokaitys Video | Website | Books

Dr. Todd is an Associate Professor of Family Medicine at Louisiana State University. He is one of the global pioneers redefining the underlying science related to agriculture, pharma, health, longevity and consciousness. In addition to fathering extraordinary breakthroughs in these areas, he is also a regular member of the Kryon team and travels internationally to major Kryon events with Lee Carroll.



June 13, 2015: Penny Kelly Video | Website | Books

Penny Kelly is an author, teacher, speaker, publisher, personal and spiritual consultant, and Naturopathic physician. She travels, lectures, and teaches a variety of classes and workshops, and maintains a large consulting practice. She has been involved in scientific research and investigations into consciousness at Pinelandia Laboratory near Ann Arbor, MI.



May 8-9, 2015: Gregg Braden & Joe Dispenza



Gregg Braden: Video | Website | Books
Gregg Braden is a five-time New York Times best-selling author, and is internationally renowned as a pioneer in bridging science, spirituality and human potential! His discoveries have led to 12 award-winning books now published in over 40 languages. The UK’s Watkins Journal lists Gregg among the top 100 of “the world’s most spiritually influential living people” for the 5th consecutive year, and he is a 2017 nominee for the prestigious Templeton Award.


Dr. Joe Dispenza: Video | Website | Books
Joe Dispenza, D.C., first caught the public’s eye as one of the scientists featured in the award-winning film What the BLEEP Do We Know!? Since then his work has expanded, deepened, and spiraled in several key directions—all of which reflect his passion for exploring how people can use the latest findings from the fields of neuroscience and quantum physics to not only heal illness but also to enjoy a more fulfilled and happy life. Dr. Joe is driven by the conviction that each one of us has the potential for greatness and unlimited abilities.



April 4, 2015: Rosemary Ellen Guiley Video | Website | Books

Rosemary Ellen Guiley is a leading expert on the paranormal and supernatural. With more than 50 books – including 10 encyclopedias – and hundreds of articles in print on a wide range of paranormal, spiritual and mystical topics, she possesses an exceptional knowledge of the field. Her present work focuses on inter-dimensional entity contact experiences and communication.


2014 Transition Talks

12/6/2014 Larry Dossey
11/15/2014 John Petersen
7/12/2014 Charles Eisenstein
6/29/2014 Lee Carroll & Kryon
5/24/2014 Gregg Braden
4/12/2014 Penny Kelly


2013 Transition Talks

3/20/2013 Joe McMoneagle
8/24/2013 Frank deMarco
7/13/2013 William Buhlman


2012 Transition Talks

3/4/2012 Charles Eisenstein




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