2016 IASD Conference

Starting point: Perception that dreams needed a forum to share learning and practice

Organizing Strategy: Identify a broad spectrum of researchers, academics and public with a fascination with dreams

Tools: Peer reviewed publication, annual conference, exchange of papers during the year

Outcomes: 700 members, deeper understanding across cultures

Resources: ASDreams.org

Questioning the primacy of reality has engaged humans for millennia. Dreams are both subjective and the expression of visions and concerns embedded in human culture.

IASD_LOGO,International Association for the Study of Dreams is a non-profit, international, multidisciplinary organization dedicated to the pure and applied investigation of dreams and dreaming. Our purposes are to promote an awareness and appreciation of dreams in both professional and public arenas; to encourage research into the nature, function, and significance of dreaming; to advance the application of the study of dreams; and to provide a forum for the eclectic and interdisciplinary exchange of ideas and information.