Growing consistently over 12+ years, the Convergence is the largest Permaculture Gathering in North America. The Convergence draws sustainability enthusiasts and community organizers to connect with and learn from leading regenerative systems designers, green businesses, social entrepreneurs and government officials. In addition to workshops and keynotes, attendees enjoy live music with artist-activist headliners, sustainably-sourced meals, yoga/movement classes, an ethical marketplace and more! Our attendees return year after year for a dynamic, engaging, and celebratory gathering to collaborate and build more thriving, resilient communities.
With humanity is at a crossroads facing unprecedented ecological and social challenges. Now, more than ever before, leaders and innovators from many sectors are converging in collaboration across North America – from permaculture and other regenerative agriculture movements, from local grassroots and global organizations, to green business. We are joining together in a movement towards tangible regenerative solutions to the serious challenges facing the world today. And we’re making these solutions sharable, scalable, and accessible at the Northern California Permaculture Convergence!
The Convergence will include 100+ presenters, 8 stages, more than 10 tracks, 70+ workshops, panel discussions and breakout sessions to discuss:
- Permaculture and other regenerative Agriculture Movements
- Local and Global movements
- Ancient and Indigenous practices with modern technologies
- Youth and Elders
- Rural and Urban regions
- Racial and Ethnic Inclusion
- Social Justice and Environmental Movements
We will also offer throughout the weekend: sustainably-sourced meals, a marketplace, movement and healing arts, and live music from singer-songwriters to revolutionary headliners!
With an estimated number of 1000+ in person attendees and 3,000 via on-line video, the our multi-track Convergence Convergence features 100+ presenters, 8 stages, 70+ workshops, 10 tracks, keynote speakers, panel discussions, skill shares, deep dive intensives, break-out strategy sessions, green marketplace, live entertainment, seed swap, mixers, and delicious local organic food.