On July 17th, 2013 in San Francisco, California, the Integral Research Center will host an exciting pre-Integral Theory Conference event on metatheory and its application in our contemporary global context. We will be building on the highly generative dialogical encounter between critical realism and integral theory that we began during the four-day Critical Realism & Integral Theory Symposium at John F. Kennedy University in the fall of 2011.

Books, books, and more books! A conference just isn’t a conference if it isn’t showcasing some of the best and brightest new books in the field. So as editor of the SUNY Series I am pleased to send this update to everyone right as we approach ITC 2013.

As many of you will remember, at the 2010 Integral Theory Conference we launched the SUNY Series in Integral Theory with the publicaiton of four new textbooks:

If you are the curious kind, you will want to click on over to the Schedule page of the ITC website. It's your starting point for three major updates on the conference:

1. Pre-conference workshops are now open to the general public!

2. Now you can watch the conference via live webcast, from the comfort of your own home!

3. The full 2013 conference brochure is hot off the press!