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UFO Congress Starworks 3 Day Livestream

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Starworks USA presents

Time for Truth
Living Lavida Loca

November 10 (Sat) thru 12 (Sun), 2017
Aquarius Casino Resort – Laughlin Nevada

The information presented in this event promises to transcend the boundaries of your personal beliefs systems, and the outer limits of conventional reality.

The highly-regarded international speakers in this all-star teleconference event will explore what the human mind is truly capable of achieving in the world.

Starworks USA is founded in support of both the research & inquiry into the UFO phenomenon and those who have had the profound experience of contact with extraterrestrial life.

Paola Leopizzi Harris ~ George Noory

Don Schmitt (Emcee) ~ Cheryll Jones (Emcee)

Colin Andrews ~ Dr. JJ and Desiree Hurtak

Clifford Stone ~ Enrique Villanueva (Peru)

Sixto Paz Wells (Peru) ~ Haktan Akdogan (Turkey)

Glenn Steckling ~ Ruben Uriarte

2017 Symposium Schedule

UPDATED 4/21/17
Schedule subject to change. Please check back for latest updates.



8 AM: PISCES ROOM: Introductory Guided Meditation led by KAREN GRESHAM NICKELL


DON SCHMITT “Roswell Revisited”
LUNCH BREAK (All You Can Eat Pizza Buffet*)
RUBEN URIARTE “Mexico’s Roswell”
GLENN STECKLING “The Adamski Legacy”
HEATHER ARIELLE “Tools for Achieving Higher Consciousness”
6:30 PM: “SEEING RED” Cocktail Party with special guests GEORGE NOORY & TOM DANHEISER. Wear Red! (Lobby)
7:30 PM: FILM SCREENING with REUBEN LANGDON Documentary Filmmaker, Outtakes from the Citizen Hearing


8 AM: PISCES ROOM: Experiencer Session led by GWEN FARRELL


CAROL ROSIN “Peace in Space”
HAKTAN AKDOGAN (Turkey) “The Importance of UFO Disclosure Worldwide”
SIXTO PAZ WELLS (Peru) with translator Leon Valverde
LUNCH BREAK (All You Can Eat Taco Bar*)
JAIME MAUSSAN (Mexico) “Breaking News: The Latest UFO Videos”
8PM: DINNER GALA with free screening of Dr. Steven Greer’s film Unacknowledged
(Full Attendance Package only)

8 AM: PISCES ROOM: Experiencer Session led by GWEN FARRELL


KAREN GRESHAM NICKELL Guided Meditation “Connecting to the Cosmos”
ANDREA PERRON “The Merging of Science and Spirituality”
PAUL DAVIDS “Living La Vida Loca”
PANEL: “Creating A New World, If You Can Take It”
PAOLA HARRIS Q&A Session and Closing Remarks

With Unlimited Replay Access

Your Presenters


Paola Leopizzi Harris


George Noory


Don Schmitt


Cheryll Jones


Colin Andrews


Dr. JJ and Desiree Hurtak


Clifford Stone


Enrique Villanueva


Sixto Paz Wells


Haktan Akdogan


Glenn Steckling


Ruben Uriarte

What will be uncovered…

Increasing spiritual awareness and personal growth

Exploring the mysteries of the hidden universe

Protecting the environment and our natural resources

Developing self-sustainable living communities

Empowering people to reclaim their personal power

Reunification of the Divine Feminine Essence and the Sacred Masculine Source

Maintaining healthy romantic partnerships

Promoting universal soul love


Paola Leopizzi Harris
Producer of Starworks USA
Investigative Journalist & Author

Paola Leopizzi Harris (Italy/Europe/Vatican) is an Italo-American photojournalist and investigative reporter in the field of extraterrestrial related phenomena research. She is also a widely published, free-lance writer, especially in Europe. She has studied extraterrestrial related phenomena since 1979 and is on personal terms with many of the leading researchers in the field. From 1980-1986 she assisted Dr. J. Allen Hyneck with his UFO investigations and has interviewed many top military witnesses concerning their involvement in the government truth embargo.

In 1997, Ms. Harris met and interviewed Col. Philip Corso in Roswell, New Mexico and became a personal friend and confidante. She was instrumental in having his book The Day After Roswell, for which she wrote the preface, translated into Italian.

She returned to Roswell in the summer of 2003 for the American debut of her book of interviews, Connecting the Dots: Making Sense of the UFO Phenomena. She is a key figure in the world of Exopolitics. Her second book is entitled Exopolitics: How does one speak to a Ball of Light: Exopolitical Challenges and Protocols for Future Contact, speaks of the Orb and Light Sphere Phenomena including the light phenomena seen during StS-75 NASA Footage. She has recently completed a text book in Exopolitics which is called Exopolitics: All the Above. Her latest book Exopolitics: Stargate to a New Reality includes some amazing military witness Testimony.

Paola appears with Monsignor Corrado Balducci in the DVD “Fast Walkers” created by Safespace producer Robert Miles. She also has appeared in a recent Norwegian documentary called “The Day Before Disclosure”. As an leading investigative journalist in the UFO field, her two comprehensive interviews of Canadian former defense minister Paul Hellyer have become a benchmark in her career. Her books have been translated into 4 languages and her video interviews are currently available on UTUBE.

She has spoken all through Europe, (Ireland, England Switzerland, Spain, France, Germany and Belgium) of the importance of full disclosure. She was recently given a recognition award at the International Ovni conference in Mexico, City in March 2010 by renowned journalist Jaime Maussan.

She has a regular column in X-times UFO Magazine, has written for Nexus, Australia, Explora, and Open Minds Magazine among others publications.She is a regular contributor on Coast to Coast A.M. with George Noory.

Paola lives in Boulder, Colorado and has a Masters degree in Education. She teaches Exopolitics and Hollywood and Disclosure as On-line classes for Dr. Michael Salla’s Exopolitics Institute for which she in International liaison director. She also teaches for the International Metaphysical University On-line program.


George Noory

Radio and Internet-TV Host

GEORGE NOORY, host of the nationally syndicated program Coast to Coast AM, says if he wasn’t a national radio talk show host, he’d be in politics. Heard by millions of listeners, Coast To Coast AM airs on more than 600 stations in North America.

While hosting The Nighthawk, a wildly successful, late-night program on KTRS in St. Louis, Noory was recruited by Premiere Networks to guest host on Coast to Coast AM with Art Bell. He became the permanent host of the phenomenally successful overnight program on January 1, 2003, following Bell’s retirement. Since then, Noory’s audience has continued to grow.

Noory captivates program listeners with his discussions of paranormal phenomena, time travel, alien abductions, conspiracies and all things curious and unexplained. He is driven, he has said, by the desire to solve the great mysteries of our time. From his first days as a radio broadcaster he says, “I’ve wanted to cover stories that the mainstream media never touch—the unusual, the paranormal and things like that. I learned that broadcast is the best business for exploring these issues, and I’ve been doing it for years.”

He dates his interest in these matters to a book by Walter Sullivan, We Are Not Alone, that his mother gave him when he was 13. He was hooked.

Prior to his late-night show on KTRS, Noory had an extensive broadcast career. He started in radio at WCAR-AM in Detroit, where his first-ever interview was with nuclear physicist and UFO expert Stanton Friedman. From 1974-1978, he served as news producer and executive news producer at WJBK-TV. At age 28, he became the youngest major market news director in the country at KMSP-TV in Minneapolis. Noory was also the director of news planning and development at KSTP-TV in Minneapolis, was news director at KSDK-TV in St. Louis and the recipient of three Emmy Awards while a news executive.

Noory released his first book in 2006. Worker In The Light: Unlock Your Five Senses And Liberate Your Limitless Potential, co-written by best-selling author William J. Birnes, is Noory’s revolutionary guide to spiritual enlightenment, human empowerment, ultimate productivity and absolute happiness. Noory and Birnes co-authored a follow-up in 2009 entitled Journey to the Light, in which they present amazing first-hand accounts of how ordinary people changed their own lives, transcended their doubts and fears, and unlocked the secrets to their spiritual growth. In October 2011, Noory released his third book, Talking To The Dead. Co-written by Rosemary Ellen Guiley, a leading expert on the paranormal and supernatural, the book explores the colorful history and personalities behind spirit communications, weaving together spirituality, metaphysics, science and technology. Noory, along with Richard Belzer and David Wayne, released Someone is Hiding Something: What Happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370? in February 2015. Scrutinizing the theories the media and politicians claim are the “most likely” reasons the plane crashed, they argue that if a year after a huge Boeing 777 has gone missing, and there’s still no sign of it whatsoever, it’s time to think outside the box. In July 2016, Noory released Night Talk, a fictional story about a late-night talk-show host who is fascinated by the paranormal and becomes entangled in a deadly conspiracy.

In December 2012, GAIAM TV launched Beyond Belief with George Noory, a new TV show exploring the unknown and mysteries of the universe. The one-hour, weekly series features Noory’s informative, investigative and dynamic conversations, as well as some of his favorite guests from the radio program. Taped in front of a live audience at GAIAM studios in Boulder, Colo., Beyond Belief with George Noory is available exclusively on www.beyondbelief.com.

When he’s not busy hosting his radio show or writing his next book, Noory travels the U.S., meeting with fans at events like Contact in the Desert, UFO CON 2017, and the Conscious Life Expo, or his live George Noory & Friends stage shows.

In summer of 2015 he launched ParanormalDate.com for people who enjoy the subject matter covered on Coast to Coast AM. A companion site, ConspiracyDate.com, was also recently launched. Both apps are available for free on IOS and Android devices. For more information, please visit www.coasttocoastam.com.


Don Schmitt – Emcee

Donald R. Schmitt is the former co-director of the J. Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies, where he served as Director of Special Investigations for ten years. Prior to that, he was a special investigator for the late Dr. J. Allen Hynek for the International UFO Reporter. Schmitt graduated cum laude from Concordia University with a degree in Liberal Arts. He is the author of dozens of articles about UFOs, as well as the co-author of two best-selling books, UFO Crash at Roswell and The Truth About the UFO Crash at Roswell. Presently, he is a contributing writer for UFO Magazine, and on the Board of Directors for the International UFO Research Museum.


Cheryll Jones – Emcee

2017 Host Cheryll Jones is a polished professional journalist not afraid to acknowledge her great interest in the extraordinary issues surrounding extraterrestrial-related phenomena and exopolitics.

Her accomplished TV broadcasting career covers extensive experience on both sides of the camera.

Starting as a weather reporter, Cheryll quickly extended her skills and credentials to include talk show host / producer / field reporter / writer and network news anchor. She is uniquely distinguished as the only TV broadcaster to be both a news anchor and degreed meteorologist at the network level.

Her career has taken her from her hometown of Knoxville, Tennessee to major markets including Miami, Atlanta, New York, Denver, Kansas City and West Palm Beach. Through Cheryll’s prime time broadcasts on CNN and The Weather Channel, her face and voice became familiar to viewers in millions of homes around the world. Cheryll’s numerous professional awards include being named “Woman of the Year” by Women in Communications and “Distinguished Alumnus of the Year” by Metropolitan State College in Denver, Colorado.


Author Andrew Harvey

Andrew Harvey is Founder Director of the  Institute of Sacred Activism, an international organization focused on inviting concerned people to take up the challenge of our contemporary global crises by becoming inspired, effective, and practical agents of institutional and systemic change, in order to create peace and sustainability. Sacred Activism is a transforming force of compassion-in-action that is born of a fusion of deep spiritual knowledge, courage, love, and passion, with wise radical action in the world. The large-scale practice of Sacred Activism can become an essential force for preserving and healing the planet and its inhabitants.

Andrew was born in south India in 1952, where he lived until he was nine years old. It is this early period that he credits with shaping his sense of the inner unity of all religions and providing him with a permanent and inspiring vision of a world infused with the sacred. He left India to attend private school in England and entered Oxford University in 1970 with a scholarship to study history. At the age of 21, he became the youngest person ever to be awarded a fellowship to All Soul’s College, England’s highest academic honor.

By 1977, Harvey had become disillusioned with life at Oxford and returned to his native India, where a series of mystical experiences initiated his spiritual journey. Over the next thirty years he plunged into different mystical traditions to learn their secrets and practices. In 1978 he met a succession of Indian saints and sages and began his long study and practice of Hinduism. In 1983, in Ladakh, he met the great Tibetan adept, Thuksey Rinpoche, and undertook with him the Mahayana Buddhist Bodhisattva vows. Andrew’s book about that experience, Journey in Ladakh, won the Christmas Humphries Award.

In 1984, Andrew Harvey began a life-long exploration and explication of Rumi and Sufi mysticism in Paris with a group of French Sufis and under the guidance of Eva De Vitray-Meyerovitch, the magnificent translator of Rumi into French. Andrew has written three books on that subject: The Way of Passion, The Celebration of Rumi and Perfume of the Desert, an anthology of Sufi mysticism. With Llewellyn Baughn Lee, he founded the Sufi Conferences, which have played a prominent role in uniting Sufis of all persuasions during the past six years. He has close connections with great Sufi teachers in America, Africa, India and Pakistan, and a very clear, comprehensive grasp of the state of modern Sufism in both the west and the east.

In 1990, he collaborated with Sogyal Rinpoche and Patrick Gaffney in the writing of The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying. In 1992, he met Father Bede Griffiths in his ashram in south India near where Andrew had been born. It was this meeting that helped him synthesize the whole of his mystical explorations and reconcile eastern with western mysticism.

Andrew has since lived in London, Paris, New York, and San Francisco, and has continued to study a variety of religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, and Christianity. He has written and edited over 30 books. Other honors he has received include the Benjamin Franklin Award and the Mind Body Spirit Award (both for Mary’s Vineyard: Daily Readings, Meditations, and Revelations). Among Harvey’s other well-known titles are: Dialogues with a Modern Mystic, Hidden Journey, The Essential Mystics, Son of Man, The Return of the Mother and The Direct Path.


Metaphyical Author & Speaker
Sevan Bomar

James Evans Bomar III (aka Sevan) is a widely known spiritual teacher committed to the universal transformation of humanity and involution for all beings. After writing and distributing freely his book titled “The Code to the Matrix” he has been on a nonstop mission of developing step-by-step spiritual activation and interactive enlightenment via various innovative platforms.

Starting in 2009 with the development of his first social network, The Resistance, which now ranks on the first page of all popular search engines under those keywords, he began instructing what is now thousands in an ever-growing community through online courses, video presentations, and radio shows. Assisting a wide gamut of seekers worldwide, James began to develop and hone in on various advanced techniques that proved to be effective on a quite diverse audience.

With thousands of active adherents globally, Sevan has now launched ‘The Innerversity,’ which is a virtual institute that features a vast curriculum presented in stages with an aim to take the student from a Neophyte to an Adept.


Motivational Speaker
Brad Axelrad

Since he was a young man, Brad faced fear head on. A natural-born leader and rebel, he always followed his heart.

He believes deeply that each and every one of us has a unique genius, voice and passion, and when we face our fears and tap into that voice, the sky’s the limit.

Knowing from his own life experience, facing your own brilliance head on and being frightened by how powerful we truly are, we can freeze up and not go after our dreams.

Always a curious person, he delved deep into personal development and spirituality, attending many self-actualizing events. To him, this was fun, but also very scary to face the internal fears head on. It’s one thing to face them on a motocross track or ski slope, but a whole nother deal to face them while looking inside.

After his father died suddenly in 2005, he awoke.. It shook him to his bones and rocked him wide open to another level of living. All of the self-indulgence became meaningless. He knew something HAD to change.

As he was beaten down to his knees, begging the universe for some salvation, crying and wailing in his hallway, he pleaded “please show me my purpose! I cannot die like my dad did with his voice still in him!”

Not more than 2 months later, NBC Nightly News visited a group of 45 people that Brad put together studying the Law of Attraction, and Brad’s purpose was shown…

He knew at that point he would be an event producer and bring people together. Bring them together so THEY could feel better, collaborate and follow THEIR purpose.

Even though he had a MAJOR fear of public speaking himself, he stepped up anyway.

Two weeks later he was interviewed on PBS Television for an hour, airing out to over 8 million viewers. Next came USC/News 21, Orange County Register and Los Angeles Times.

After having produced over 100 live events with some of the biggest thought leaders on the planet, he was aligned with something much more meaningful and contributory. Self-indulgence was a thing of the past. Transforming the lives of the thousands who attended and the next courageous souls who said YES to themselves was his future.

He was invited in 2010 to meet twice a year with other transformational leaders as a Founding Member of ATL (Association of Transformational Leaders), a forum for individuals of significant influence in artistic, academic, social, political, corporate and humanitarian endeavors, devoted to doing transformational work in their respective fields.

Taking a prescribed medication in 2011, he nearly died. This prompted him to re-think many things in his life, really getting him to face the biggest dragon of his life – his own mortality.

Recognizing a change was needed to a more healthy environment and way of living, he moved deep into the mountains of Boulder, CO.

Twenty-four months of mostly sober celibacy helped him gain incredible clarity. He spent many hours in solitude, asking God and the Universe to show him his message. Many days in deep contemplation… Many hours of conversations with mentors, coaches and consultants… Many deep dives with numerous Shaman, finding a deeper level of connection to his own divinity and others…

The message deepened. Leading many through their fears, he realized at his core that fear is a normal part of our experience and it can be utilized to propel us to live the life of our dreams… The Face Your Dragon brand was born.

He “came down from the mountain” in 2014, moving back to sunny Southern CA, to drive the message to millions. California is the mecca of transformational work, and the impact of Brad’s work will be far reaching. He currently resides in Costa Rica as he plans spiritual adventure tours for leaders.

Brad’s purpose in life is to create transformation in communities worldwide, helping people to live from their deepest heart.

As the transformation grows and expands, so does his humility and gratitude.


Michele Meiche

Michele is an artist, guide and creator focused on inspiring and empowering other in their own life. She is a constant student of life and the Mystery of The All That is… She shares what she has learned along the path in hopes that others will live more fulfilled, happy and life the life the dream. Michele is also a published author of transformational audio CDs and the book and companion CD “Meditation for Everyday Living”. Michele focuses on useful tools for transformation, healing and empowerment for life enhancement. She gives us an idea of what we can expect in this new phase of human Evolution and assists personally and collectively.


Douglas Newsom

Douglas Newsom is co-founder and CEO of BBS Network, Inc. (BBS Radio)

Doug is Kundalini Experiencer! A keen, bright eyed participant of thought and activity. A unique soul traveling new roads – deeper, more aware and full of Energy!

24 years experience in corporate business development from inception through till profitability and/or fully operational status. A creative, operations and entrepreneurial background; responsible for the successful creation, startup, management and development of a veritable dozen companies over the course of his career, and has raised in excess of $25 million in private equity on behalf of start-ups.

Deep experience in corporate finance; financial structures, funding strategies, methods, planning and structural implementation.

Deep experience in public relations, investor relations and the development and creation of investment materials.

Deep experience in research, organization, formulation, writing and implementation of business plans, offerings and agreements for the formulation of corporations, joint ventures, associations, partnerships and limited liability companies.

Background in sales and marketing of consumer products. Advanced communication and problem solving skills.Proficiency in computer hardware, software and the Internet Web development. http://bbsradio.com


Donald Newsom

I am an entrepreneur and have worked for myself, and with my family, since 17 years of age. I have started several companies, joint ventures, public & private, and helped finance, operate and manage some of those entities until they were successful. I have been an original participant in all ventures I worked on, tending to many of the tasks required for a corporate structure to operate, from inception to its fruition. This involves numerous skills and abilities that are quite diverse and encompassing. These ventures were mostly in areas of new technology, product manufacturing, internet media, natural resource mining and oil drilling.

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