Project Description

Stephen Reid is a transdisciplinary thinker, cultural changemaker and metamodern mystic who has trained in the fields of physics, complexity science, meditation, plant medicine, sacred sexuality and political activism. He is currently the curator of Totnes Convergence, the lead developer of Autopia, a co-director of the Psychedelic Society (which he founded in 2014 and has become one of the global leading providers of legal psychedelic retreats), and a contributor to Enspiral.

Previously, he was the youngest ever board member of Greenpeace UK, was selected as the Green Party parliamentary candidate for Totnes (before standing aside as part of the Unite to Remain agreement), co-founded the New Economics Foundation‘s New Economy OrganisersNetwork and worked as a technology consultant for organisations including the Labour Party, the Living Wage Foundation and 350.org. Stephen has an MPhys in Physics from the University of Oxford, where he specialised in quantum field theory, and an MRes in Complexity Sciences from the University of Bristol.