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The Convergence #1: Paul Pitsaras

The Convergence: Conversations for the Future is 5ToMidnight's online podcast series. For our first episode, Artistic Director Ethan Chia will be talking to Paul Pitsaras, Managing Director of The Open Mind Institute in Brisbane, Australia. We will be discussing topics and answering questions around mental well-being, improving your mindset, and how to attract success in life. If you would like to submit a question please fill out the short google form below and we will notify you if your question is selected!

About Paul: TOMI is a mental wellbeing, mindset and performance training service provider, delivering events, coaching and workplace solutions to businesses, individuals and learning institutions. Before TOMI, Paul was a litigation lawyer for 10 years and worked in various leading law firms and departmental organizations in London, Melbourne and Brisbane. Paul has a double bachelor degree in Law and International Business, certificates in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Training and Assessment and studied Behavioral Science before going into law.

About Ethan:

Ethan spent 8 years as a freelance actor, director and youth outreach volunteer in Singapore till the age of 23.

Before founding 5ToMidnight, Ethan attended the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama for a BA(Hons) in Acting for Collaborative and Devised Theatre. Following which, he developed a psychophysical method of actor-training through practiced-based research with the company, conducting workshops in five countries around the world.

He is a certified Life Coach, Mindfulness Practitioner and massage therapist and is regularly invited to give public talks in Taiwan, Japan and Indonesia on the role of mindfulness in actor-training. He is also a Program Consultant with The Open Mind Institute in Brisbane, Australia.

The Convergence #1 will be streamed live on Saturday, 10th October, 1900 AEST. More details to the stream will be published next week. See you at The Convergence!

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