Welcome to the International Remote Viewing Association
IRVA is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the responsible use and development of remote viewing.
We are an independently formed member organization of scientists, remote viewing professionals, students, and other interested persons.
For more information, read the Letter of Invitation from Russell Targ, President Emeritus of
is a novel perceptual discipline for gaining information not available
to the ordinary physical senses. Used extensively by so-called "psychic spies" during the
Cold War for classified military projects, it has
a long history both as an intelligence gathering tool and as the subject of research and
applications in the civilian world. Remote viewing
has now taken a long step into the public domain with the formation of a professional
association to educate, research, propose standards,
test performance, and promote public awareness of this unique human mental capacity.
Announcing IRVA 2014 Call For Papers
The IRVA 2014 Remote Viewing Conference seeks to provide a forum for the presentation and discussion of remote viewing. Our aim is to enrich the issues and contribute to the understanding of remote viewing with empirical research and an overall perspective.
We solicit submissions in any area that explores issues relevant to remote viewing or related fields. Appropriate topics include remote viewing history, philosophy, theory, practice, training techniques, research, etc. Innovative contributions that do not fit within these parameters will also be considered if they may be of interest to conference attendees.
The conference will be held June 27-29, 2014, at the Green Valley Ranch in Las Vegas, Nevada.(Download the Call for Papers.)
New Issue of Aperture Now Available!
The Spring/Summer 2013 issue features: The Higgs Boson Remote-Viewing Session: Searching for the GOD Particle by Dick Allgire; Probing Ideograms: Tapping the Signal Line by Nancy C. Jeane; Viewing the Future: A Pilot Study with an Error-Detecting Protocol by Russell Targ, Jane Katra, Dean Brown, and Wenden Wiegand.
The new online Aperture is available in two formats: a downloadable Adobe PDF
file, and a full color printed version that can be purchased (at cost), from MagCloud,
and delivered to your door.
Members can download their copy by logging-in when requested. Click the "lost password" link if this is your first time
IRVA Announces Executive Officer Elections
Pam Coronado has been elected as the new President of IRVA.
Pam, star of the popular television series, Sensing Murder, has been involved in psi criminal work
since 1996 and has consulted as a psychic detective to government and private agencies, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation,
on some of the nation's highest profile crimes. A constant advocate for victims and their families, she is the
founder of the non-profit
Project Search for Hope.
Pam also provides training
for those interested in assisting with psychic detective work.
William F. Higgins has been elected as the new Treasurer of IRVA.
Bill is a businessman from New York City, a former Special Agent with the Federal
Bureau of Investigation, and a Naval Reserve officer who has been associated with remote viewing and psychokinesis
research since 1989. As former director of PEAR Inc., he assisted in the funding of their process patent on the
effect of intention on random events. He is a former vice-president of IRVA, and currently a director and
vice-president of the Rhine Research Center.