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Saturday, March 14 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Wearables and the Happiness Quotient

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Can wearables help us be happier? From the quantified self movement to the emerging biometric economy, wearables may finally deliver on the collective dream — to identify what we desire and create predictive and reinforcing engagement models to help us achieve our goals. Defining a 'happiness algorithm' via ubiquitous computing and biometric data promises to be the most exciting and meaningful endeavor of our respective disciplines. In this pursuit, how can individuals, marketers and policy makers create a win-win scenario surrounding increasingly personal data?

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avatar for Gareth Price

Gareth Price

Technical Dir, Ready Set Rocket
As Technical Director at Ready Set Rocket, a rapidly expanding data-driven digital marketing agency, I steer a brilliant development team. Together we build beautiful websites and applications for high profile clients like the NBA, Ann Taylor, Kenneth Cole, Univision, Deutsche Bank... Read More →
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Forest Young

Creative Dir, Interbrand
Forest Young is an educator and Creative Director. He is creative lead in Interbrand's New York studio focusing on the intersection of mobility, storytelling and experience. Forest is also a critic in graphic design at the Yale School of Art, a board member of the AIGA/NY, and is... Read More →


Saturday March 14, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
JW Marriott Room 210 110 E 2nd St

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