Darren Le Baron

Darren Le Baron

Spreading the Spores

Darren Springer is a mycologist, psychedelic researcher and event organizer based in London.

After setting up Ancient Future in 2006 — a charitable organisation — he has continued to develop projects geared around creative arts, personal-development and African-Caribbean history, culture and spirituality in his community.

Collectively his work aims to inform and empower individuals from diverse backgrounds to cope with social challenges and contribute to community development as well as self-improvement in an innovative, creative, culturally-aware style.

Darren is known for his Shroomshops and his extensive research on the indigenous usage of psychedelic plants used in ritual and ceremony on the African continent.

Summit Speakers

Shane Mauss

Shane Mauss

Joe Moore

Joe Moore

Sarai Piña

Sarai Piña

Bett Williams

Bett Williams

Kile Ortigo, PhD

Kile Ortigo, PhD

Michael Stuart Ani

Michael Stuart Ani

Teafaerie

Teafaerie

Larry Norris

Larry Norris

David Bronner

David Bronner

Seth Warner

Seth Warner

Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown

Caine Barlow

Caine Barlow

Rosalía Acosta

Rosalía Acosta

Ayana Iyi

Ayana Iyi

Ismail Lourido Ali

Ismail Lourido Ali

Adam Bramlage

Adam Bramlage

Omolewa

Omolewa

Alan Rockefeller

Alan Rockefeller

Emma Kaywin

Emma Kaywin

Mazin Jamal

Mazin Jamal

Katherine MacLean

Katherine MacLean

Sophie Strand

Sophie Strand

Oliver Merivee

Oliver Merivee

Soma Phoenix

Soma Phoenix

Zoe Helene

Zoe Helene

Gianni Glick

Gianni Glick

Kamya Buch

Kamya Buch

Julie Brown

Julie Brown

Mikaela Valentino

Mikaela Valentino

Robin Gunkel

Robin Gunkel

Kyle Buller

Kyle Buller

Tom Lane

Tom Lane

Dr. David Luke

Dr. David Luke

Myq Kaplan

Myq Kaplan

Michelle Janikian

Michelle Janikian

Amanita Dreamer

Amanita Dreamer

Charlotte James

Charlotte James

Pedro Vadhar

Pedro Vadhar

Mike Margolies

Mike Margolies

James Fadiman

James Fadiman

Thomas Hatsis

Thomas Hatsis

Michael Garfield

Michael Garfield

Taraleigh Weathers

Taraleigh Weathers

Robert Forte

Robert Forte

Jahan Khamsehzadeh

Jahan Khamsehzadeh

Madison Margolin

Madison Margolin

Dr. Margaret Ross

Dr. Margaret Ross

Dr. Andy Lecher

Dr. Andy Lecher

Jessica Grotfeldt

Jessica Grotfeldt

Katrina Davis

Katrina Davis

Adam Strauss

Adam Strauss

C.J. Spotswood

C.J. Spotswood

Erika Rosenberg

Erika Rosenberg

Tolga Yenilmez

Tolga Yenilmez

Alan Davis

Alan Davis

Kanyon Sayers-Roods

Kanyon Sayers-Roods

Georgina Bailey

Georgina Bailey

Jasper Degenaars

Jasper Degenaars

Dr. Ido Cohen

Dr. Ido Cohen

Nicolle Greenheart

Nicolle Greenheart

Daniel Shankin

Daniel Shankin

Danielle Negrin

Danielle Negrin

Abdul (Duli) Wilkins

Abdul (Duli) Wilkins

Deborah Servetnick

Deborah Servetnick

Dennis McKenna

Dennis McKenna

Mohawk Greene

Mohawk Greene

Carlos Plazola

Carlos Plazola

Shelby Hartman

Shelby Hartman

Paul Stamets

Paul Stamets

Sam Gandy, PhD

Sam Gandy, PhD

Francoise Bourzat

Francoise Bourzat

Britta Love

Britta Love

Patita Pavana Das

Patita Pavana Das

Evan Parke

Evan Parke

Ivan Sawyer García

Ivan Sawyer García

Julian Vayne

Julian Vayne

Colin Frangicetto

Colin Frangicetto

Chris Kilham

Chris Kilham

Terri Smith

Terri Smith

Robert Stanley

Robert Stanley

Acacea Lewis

Acacea Lewis

Ciara Sherlock

Ciara Sherlock

Inti García

Inti García

Michael L Crowley

Michael L Crowley

Rabbi Zac Kamenetz

Rabbi Zac Kamenetz

Aiesha Cosmos

Aiesha Cosmos

Simon Yugler

Simon Yugler

James McConchie

James McConchie

Darren Le Baron

Darren Le Baron

Benjamin Malcolm

Benjamin Malcolm

Erica Siegal

Erica Siegal

Lydia Abernethy

Lydia Abernethy

Oliver Quintanilla

Oliver Quintanilla

Maria Teresa Chavez

Maria Teresa Chavez

Laurel Kilgour

Laurel Kilgour