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Solving the Happiness Equation - with Mo Gawdat

Action for Happiness

Tuesday, 9 October 2018 from 18:30 to 20:30 (BST)

Solving the Happiness Equation - with Mo Gawdat

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Join us for a unique and inspiring evening with international best-selling author, innovator and happiness thinker Mo Gawdat.

As Chief Business Officer at Google X (the innovation arm of Google), Mo has spent years developing “moonshot” ideas to help make the world a better place. Following the tragic death of his son Ali, Mo is now on a mission to help one billion people become happier.

Mo has discovered that happiness follows a predictable equation and has distilled this into practical actions which are relevant to all. His recent Channel 4 interview went viral with over 80 million views.

"A powerful personal story woven with a rich analysis of what we all seek in a way we can act upon" ~ Sergey Brin (Google)

About Mo Gawdat

Mo Gawdat is Chief Business Officer at Google X. He is a serial entrepreneur and innovator with an impressive career of 30 years, starting in Egypt as a Systems Engineer. In 2007, Mo joined Google to focus on emerging markets and apply his passion for using technology to empower people in communities. Over a period of 6 years, Mo started close to half of Google’s operations worldwide.

Mo moved to Google’s infamous innovation arm Google X, developing “moonshot” ideas to make the world a better place. Building on 12 years of research on happiness, Mo developed an algorithm to achieve happiness regardless of the circumstances of lifeIn 2014, Mo’s happiness model was put to the ultimate test when he tragically lost his son Ali due to a medical error in a surgical procedure.

Mo is the author of the international best-selling book Solve for Happy: Engineering Your Path to Joy and he is now on a personal moonshot mission - to bring happiness to people all around the world via his book and #onebillionhappy campaign. 

     

"He explains how even in the face of the unthinkable, happiness is still possible" ~ Stylist magazine

Location and Timings 

This event will take place at Conway Hall in London on Tues 9 October 2018. Doors open at 18:30 and the event will start at 19:00 and end at 20:30.

Please note: there will be time for Q&A with Mo as part of the event.


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This event is in support of Action for Happiness. We want to make it accessible to as many people as possible, so rather than charging a fixed fee we're instead asking you to make a donation. It would be great if you could donate £20, but if you can spare more, or feel unable to give that much, then please give what you feel is appropriate.

Any funds raised (beyond the costs of the event) will contribute directly to Action for Happiness' work to promote mental wellbeing in local communities. Action for Happiness is a Registered Charity (1175160) and Company Limited by Guarantee (10722435) in England and Wales.

Any questions about the event please contact events@actionforhappiness.org.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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When & Where


Conway Hall
25 Red Lion Square
WC1R 4RL London
United Kingdom

Tuesday, 9 October 2018 from 18:30 to 20:30 (BST)


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Action for Happiness is a movement of people committed to creating a happier society by making positive changes in their personal lives, homes, workplaces and communities. Join the movement, be the change.

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