Support Symposia

We invite you to join us as we explore and explain the origins of the human phenomenon! Each symposium draws from world experts (both our distinguished CARTA members and candidates) who share their diverse backgrounds and perspectives with audience members like you whether you join us in the audience at The Salk, or online!

CARTA symposia draw live audiences of up to 800 and each talk is simulcast on the web and accessible across the globe. Archived CARTA lectures have been viewed more than 38 million times, with 100,000+ views occurring each month at multiple websites, including CARTA, UCSD-TV, iTunes, and YouTube. Your support of these symposia has the potential to reach and forever impact a highly intelligent national and international audience.

Symposium Sponsorship Levels & Benefits

To keep these exciting and engaging symposia FREE to attend both in-person and online, we invite you to sponsor at one of the levels below and to enjoy some tangible benefits in addition to promoting knowledge of our common human origins and heritage.

* Every gift over $100 receives a full-color, annual CARTA calendar in the year of your gift!

For more information, or to discuss other ways to make your gift to CARTA really stand out, please contact CARTA Community Engagement & Advancement Director Lindsay Hunter at (858) 246-0846 or