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In this video PhD. Ilias Iakovidis and Dr. Terje Peetso speak about the EU funding opportunities for ICT research oriented to improve health, ageing and wellbeing tools, in the recently launched Horizon 2020 framework programme. Get EU funding for your project! More information: http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/horizon2020/en/how-get-funding http://ec.europa.eu/digital-agenda/en/life-and-work/ehealth-and-ageing
Experts from Florida Hospital’s Sleep Institute review the value of sleep and the down side of being sleep deprived. Explore “sleep thieves” and other physical and physiologic distractions that affect the quality of sleep, and review strategies to resolve them and get the best "REST" of your life. For more information visit: http://www.rollins.edu/rchi
The Ahhh of Tech: Las Vegas hotels and spas are seriously upping the ante with treatments that create a unique experience and technologies that bring the quest for wellbeing to a whole new level. From innovative spa treatments at Qua Baths & Spa at Caesar’s Palace to wellness amenities at the Spa at Red Rock by Well & Being, discover what makes the spa experience in Las Vegas so special. MASHABLE STUDIOS Subscribe: http://on.mash.to/SubMashableStudios Facebook: http://on.mash.to/1VsaJij Twitter: http://on.mash.to/1NXfqeR
‘Know thyself’ is the goal of the wise. But knowing ourselves can be tough. In the age of the plastic brain, our private mental architecture can be more ready to respond to the knowledge of positive psychology. Through this knowledge we can exercise new psychological skills for our own benefit. This is why the science of 'mental wellness' applied at regional or city scale can scaffold the evolution of human understanding and capacity. Gabrielle Kelly is a deep-diving generalist: thinker, leader and change agent. As filmmaker, global digital media executive and strategist, she has relentlessly driven social change in the service of democracy, innovation and the positive evolution of society. Gabrielle is the Director of the Wellbeing and Resilience Centre at SAHMRI, the Sout...
The Innovation Scholarship Program is a program that brings a group of students from a university in MN together to partner an area at Mayo Clinic to provide research for a given topic. St. Olaf students worked on the objective to understanding the unmet needs of college students in the area of health and well-being. This presentation is the results of the 8 week investigation into this subject matter, and recommended areas for further development and engagement to create a meaningful impact to students in this phase of their life.
Health and Wellbeing at Work is widely recognised as the UK’s leading event for improving the health, wellbeing, safety and performance of today’s workforce. With 20 conference programmes, an impressive speaker line up and an unrivalled exhibition showcasing the latest ideas, innovations and products from who’s who in the health and wellbeing arena, it is no wonder that over 3500 delegates attend every year. Employment Innovation TV was there to cover this exciting event. Folllow us on our journey! Platinum Sponsor: Centralus PLC Director/Producer: Ria Gavalaki Videographer: Tom Oliver Post Production: Employment Innovation TV team Music: Good For You by THBD https://soundcloud.com/thbdsultan Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 Music provided by Audio Library https://y...
Video reveals future innovations of health and care, wellbeing and transformation With recent forecasts that the population will increase by almost 3 billion to 10 billion by 2050, a new report – Future Technologies of Health and Care, Wellbeing and Transformation – delves in to how innovation will continue to meet our demands and impact these three key areas of our lives. • Technology is gradually easing us away from ‘mass medicine and treatment’ into a more focused world of personalised medicine targeted at the individual, whether that be at home or in public hospitals. • Today, material, food, water and energy waste is extreme but ‘Clouds of Things’, where everything is tracked, has sensors, and can communicate, will go a long way to seeing drastic reductions. • Within the next 25 ye...
Positional innovation is a form of innovation that aims to increase the value of a product by changing customer perceptions of it. European Centre for the Environment and Human Health (ECEHH) PhD researcher John Rowe is working to establish an original way of identifying new groups of customers for health and wellbeing services, enabling providers of these services to expand and reach more people.
Imagined possibilities dreamt up by the Amplify Festival team exploring the future of activity tracking devices and internal social networks making employees healthier, happier and more engaged! Amplify is Australia's leading platform for discussing business innovation with the world's boldest thinkers. For the latest insights and discussions on innovation, technology and emerging trends: • Visit the Amplify site (http://www.amplifyfestival.com.au) • Find Amplify on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/amplifyfestival) • Follow Amplify on Twitter (https://twitter.com/AmplifyFest) • Join the discussion on LinkedIn (http://bit.ly/AmplifyLinkedIn) Find out more about the Amplify Festival here http://amplifyfestival.com.au/about-amplify-festival