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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
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.
United Nations: Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director from UN Population Fund, talks about what role governments and civil society can play to help people achieve good health and well-being. Produced by the Department of Public Information. Find out more about Goal 3 at: http://ow.ly/Sj3rO. For a list of all the goals see: http://ow.ly/Sj391
‘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...
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...
Lecture from the 6th VELUX Daylight Symposium “Daylight as a driver of change” that took place in London on 2-3 September 2015. For more information visit http://thedaylightsite.com ABSTRACT The design of our built environment affects our health and well-being, and can have long-term implications on quality of life. The publication of “Nudge: Improving health, wealth and happiness” in 2008 was influential in revealing that behaviour can be strongly influenced by context (Thaler & Sunstein, 2008). People can be nudged in to making better decisions in largely automatic, non-coercive and simple ways, through changing what Thaler and Sunstein refer to as “choice architecture”. Can architecture create choice architecture? The role that architecture can play is evident: “Design-led interventio...
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How can we create a new roadmap for “higher health"? Based on the latest findings in both mainstream and integrative medicine, panelists discuss practical ways to experience higher consciousness, transformation, and healing, as well as new social paradigms for how we can interact with our communities. Strategies are shared on how to promote creativity, innovation, and social well-being. Featuring: Deepak Chopra Poonacha Machaiah Paul Mills Gina Murdock, Moderator
Nathalie from Edukit explains how they can help wellbeing with their new tool. Which allows teachers to analyse areas of improvement and act on them.
Wellbeing includes more than just physical health. Learn more about the Seven Domains of Wellbeing from Professor Alto. For your exercise and further resources please visit http://eccles.utah.edu/sorenson-center-for-discovery-and-innovation/digital-wellbeing-video-series/ Music: "Sunny" - www.bensound.com
Jeff Sachs delivers one of the keynote addresses on "Economics for the Common Good" at the conference "Subjective well-being over the life course: Evidence and policy implications" held at the London School of Economics and Political Science on 12-13 December 2016. The conference was organised by OECD, CEPREMAP, What Works Centre for Wellbeing , and the CEP. Jeff Sachs is an American economist and director of The Earth Institute at Columbia University, where he holds the title of University Professor. He is known as one of the world's leading experts on economic development and the fight against poverty. Why should governments care about people's wellbeing? How would policy change if raising wellbeing was the objective? Supported by the What Works Centre for Wellbeing, this event was a...
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.
Learn more about serious games and the University of Utah's Games 4 Health Challenge. This video series is meant to teach more about how to effectively design serious games. Further exercises and resources: http://eccles.utah.edu/sorenson-center-for-discovery-and-innovation/digital-wellbeing-video-series/ Music: "Sunny" - www.bensound.com
Bonkers Beat Music Kinder was once AGAIN selected by the Department of Education & Early Childhood Development to be presented at the 2011 DEECD Innovation Showcase! Wellbeing Practices and Yoga with Bonkers the Monkey makes a profound positive impact on children's attitude, behavior and their future.