March 17th, 2017
Ice Palace Studios
59 NW 14th St, Miami, FL
9am - 6pm

The Future of Happiness @ WOHASU

The Future of Happiness track (FOH) of WOHASU was a full-day, invite-only event that included insightful keynotes and dynamic panel discussions from local, national and international leaders, and where we explored the intersection of happiness within an increasingly digitized life.

Agenda

Future of Happiness @ WOHASU Speakers

  • ADRIANA CISNEROS

    CEO of Cisneros Group

  • AMY BAGLAN

    Founder, MeetMindful

  • AMY BLANKSON

    Co-Founder of GoodThink Inc. & Author

    "Believing that your behavior matters is at the heart of training your brain, and true transformation comes when we connect brain change with heart change. If you are going to plug in, you have to be grounded."

  • ARNAUD COLLERY

    Founder & Chief Happiness Officer, Stand Up for Passion

    "Happiness is vital. Without it, the world as it is, can't sustain itself. The best way to prevent or limit the consequence of personal crisis is to thrive."

  • CARLOS RAMIREZ

    Founder of Powerful Yogurt

    "Happiness to me has everything to do with alignment. If your mind, your heart, and your body are healthy, inspired and in heavy use, happiness flows easily. I give thanks every day that my company pushes me to exercise all three."

  • DANISH FARHAN

    Founder & CEO, Xische & Co.

  • DAVID PRODGER

    British Consul General in Miami

  • DAVID SINOPOLI

    Founder, III Points Festival

  • Dr. JEFFREY A. MARTIN

    Founder of the Transformative Technology Space, Entrepreneur and Social Scientist

  • FELECIA HATCHER

    Black Tech Week Founder, Author & Entrepreneur

  • FRANKIE RUIZ

    Founder, Miami Marathon

    "The transformative power of exercising with others leads to more meaningful connections and ultimately the root of happiness."

  • GOPI KALLAYIL

    Chief Evangelist, Brand Marketing at Google

    "The most important technology we use in our lives is right here–our body, our breath, our brain."

  • JENNIFER MOSS

    Author of Unlocking Happiness at Work, Writer for HBR and Huff Post

  • KAREN GUGGENHEIM

    WOHASU Founder, Social Entrepreneur

    "Happiness is not only a personal choice for me, it is a significant factor in redefining prosperity and wellbeing on a global level."

  • KARLA DASCAL

    Founder of The Sacred Space Miami

    “We are creating a center for holistic transformation. It’s not for these who need it, it is for those who want it.”

  • LEANNE YOUNG

    Executive Director, The Brain Performance Institute

    "Our brains are wired to learn, and just like we learned to read, we can learn new thought habits. Thinking differently can, in fact, make us more innovative decision makers, make our brains healthier, lengthen our brains’ lifespans of and improve our quality of life."

  • MANUEL S. PIETRA

    Chairman of the WOHASU Advisory Board

    "All businesses have an opportunity and an obligation to make a difference in the world. Our actions matter and our success should be measured by the impact that we have in the countries and communities where we do business."

  • MATT HAGGMAN

    Miami Program Director, The Knight Foundation

  • MELISSA MEDINA

    Executive VP, eMerge Americas

  • MIKE BUTCHER

    Editor at Large of TechCrunch

  • MIKE DANNHEIM

    Co-founder of Sensie

  • MIKEY SIEGEL

    Founder of Consciousness Hacking & Professor

    "We are what we build, and we build what we are. And all human systems can be a reflection of, and in support of wisdom, compassion and awakening."

  • MO GAWDAT

    Chief Business Officer for Google [X], Entrepreneur and Author of “Solve for Happy”

  • NATALIA MARTINEZ

    General Manager, CIC Miami & Founder, Awesome Foundation MIAMI

    "Our guiding theory is that larger, community-wide tipping points are the result of the gradual accumulation of individual tipping points, of people's self efficacy being engaged around ideas and projects they care about and believe they can influence."

  • NICHOL BRADFORD

    Executive Director, Transformative Technology Lab @ Sofia University (TTL)

  • OTTO OTHMAN

    Co Founder & CMO Pincho Factory

  • ROBERT C. WOLCOTT

    Founder & Executive Director, Kellogg Innovation Network (KIN) Clinical Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship Kellogg School of Management

  • ROMERO BRITTO

    Artist and Entrepreneur

  • SAM GORENSTEIN

    Founder of MyCeviche

  • ZEV SUISSA

    Chief Digital Officer of eMindful