Best of Day 2

Published on October 19, 2017

9:00 am – OPENING SPEECH by Raymond Kurzweil, Inventor, Author and Futurist

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"To treat biology as an information process, which it is, is a whole new concept." Ray Kurzweil, Inventor, Author and Futurist



9:45 am – DISCOVERY – A Place to Explore Quality of Life

A unique exhibition space and experience quality of life solutions for every stage of life. From robot waiters to virtual reality demonstrations, hands-on, interactive and immersive experiences.

Discover Youth: Building a foundation for a happy, healthy, fulfilling life

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Discover Adulthood: Maximizing time, health and connection to be our very best selves

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Discover Seniorhood: Taking control and continuing to live your best possible life

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Spark Life Contest finalists: startups that are transforming people’s lives

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OECD Better Life Index: Share your well-being with us!

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thecamp: Creating the future

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12:00 pm – AWARDS CEREMONY

Months of anticipation culminate in the announcement of the five Spark Life Contest award winners.

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1:45 pm – THE TRAILBLAZER CHALLENGE for Seasoned Leaders and Rising Changemakers

An intimate dialogue between seasoned leaders and rising changemakers on their organizations’ quality of life challenges.

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Speakers include: Professor Sir Cary Cooper, Sissel HansenWendy LuhabeTakunda Ushe


2:30 pm – CLOSING REMARKS by Sophie Bellon, Chairwoman of Sodexo’s Board of Directors and Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the OECD

Last words of inspiration from Sophie Bellon, Sodexo’s Chairwoman of the Board of Directors.

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